SOURCE: Parsons


February 16, 2010 13:35 ET

Parsons Selected by Los Angeles World Airports for On-Call Professional Construction Support Services Contract

PASADENA, CA--(Marketwire - February 16, 2010) - Parsons was recently selected by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) for a $25 million, three-year, on-call professional construction support services contract. This contract includes various large airport construction projects at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Los Angeles/Ontario International Airport (LA/ONT), and Van Nuys Airport (VNY).

The on-call services will be delivered on a task-order basis. Task orders may include requests for individual or team support as required by LAWA for terminal projects. Parsons was selected based on its extensive experience with LAWA and other major airport and aviation construction projects in a fully active aviation environment, as well as its ability to offer a multitude of project delivery methods.

"We are eager to continue to provide services to LAWA and the community," stated Tom Barron, Parsons Group President. "The Parsons team will ensure that LAX can continue to provide best-in-class services and facilities for its passengers, tenants, and airlines."

Parsons has participated in more than 400 airport programs worldwide. We have led the management and construction of runways, terminals, landside and airside improvements, and security programs. We are able to support all aspects of a program, from inception to commissioning. In fact, Parsons has delivered $25 billion in successful airport engineering/construction, construction management, and project management work in the last 5 years in the United States alone.

Parsons, celebrating more than 65 years of setting industry standards, is a leader in many diversified markets such as communications, education, energy, environmental, facilities, federal government, healthcare, infrastructure, life sciences, transportation, vehicle inspection, and water/wastewater. Parsons provides technical and management solutions to private industrial customers worldwide, as well as federal, regional, and local government agencies. For more about Parsons, please visit