Water Utilities Push For New Infrastructure, Rates Could Rise
Associated General Contractors president Len Tonjes and Jennifer Obertino of URS Corporation speak on a water infrastructure panel with St. Louis Deputy Fire Chief Brian Walsh .
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Clearwater expands reclaimed water system
The Clearwater City Council on Aug. 20 approved a $750,000 cooperative funding agreement with the Southwest Florida Water Management District and awarded a $199,876 contract to URS Corporation for doing the work.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
About 50,000 threatened and endangered mussels are in the kill zone for the Hunter Station Bridge replacement project slated for 2016.
URS Unit Must Remedy Actions Against Hanford Whistle-Blower, Say Feds
URS Corp. and its unit, Washington River Protection Solutions, have until Sept. 19 to address the U.S. Labor Dept's ruling of "reasonable cause" to believe the firms violated federal whistle-blower rules by wrongfully terminating an employee at the Hanford federal nuclear-waste cleanup site in Washington state who had filed a whistle-blower ... (more)
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Aecom overseeing infrastructure projects 'from concept to completion'
Aecom is a Fortune 500 company that plans to remain in L.A.: 'There is a great pool of talent here," CEO For years, Aecom Technology Corp. focused on engineering and design work for projects as diverse as a new financial district in Saudi Arabia in 2008 and a high-speed rail link from Hong Kong to mainland China in 2009.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
URS Corporation donates $25,000 to Carlsbad Department of Development
James Taylor, general manager of URS Corporation's Global Management and Operations Services division and parent company of Nuclear Waste Partnership, the WIPP management and operating contractor, hands a 25,000 check to Russell Hardy, treasurer for the Carlsbad Department of Development.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
MCLB-Albany contractor adding 250 jobs by Oct. 1
"It closes when we fill it. The sooner the better." The positions currently open including auto body, auto painter, electrical technician II/III, gunsmith, mechanic, sheet metal and sandblaster.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
URS Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals, approval by URS stockholders of the merger agreement, and approval by early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended.
Feds order reinstatement of nuclear whistleblower
Richland-based Washington River Protection Solutions, a subsidiary of URS Corporation and Energy Solutions, was also ordered to pay $220,000 in back wages and other expenses.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
URS Corp Reaches New 52-Week High at $59.83
URS Corp hit a new 52-week high during trading on Monday , American Banking and Market News reports.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Army Corps doing most work on flood study
By DENISE GRANT Staff Writer Most of the work on the Blanchard River flood study is being done by Army Corps of Engineers personnel.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Will This Analyst Downgrade Hurt URS (URS) Stock Today?
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URS Corp Downgraded by Sterne Agee to Neutral
Shares of URS Corp opened at 59.16 on Thursday. URS Corp has a 1-year low of $41.62 and a 1-year high of $59.71.
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Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority divides contracts [The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 14--The days of one engineering firm overseeing all capital projects at Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority ended Wednesday, when its board of directors voted to divide the duties among three companies.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
URS beats profit forecast, but sales fall short
URS Corp.'s second-quarter earnings jumped 31% as the company reported a continuation of the previous quarter's momentum, with cash flow for the first half of the year almost three times that of the year-ago period.
Mayfield Heights plans to redevelop Mayfield Road
Mayor Anthony DiCicco has appointed a committee of city officials and two council members, who have been meeting for about six months, discussing ways to renovate the shopping district.
URS Corp (URS) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.22
URS Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 12th, AnalystRatings.NET reports.
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Topeka Metro to hold three public hearings about future
The meetings will feature an update from the Metro's consultant, URS Corp., on existing services and possible future services.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
United Streetcar delivers on its promise
United Streetcar, a subsidiary of Portland's Oregon Iron Works, has delivered all the streetcars it promised and is waiting funds to start flowing again so would-be customers can place orders.