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Parsons Adds Canadian Consulting Firm to Environment, Infrastructure Unit

Parsons has acquired Canada-based environmental consulting firm O’Connor Associates for an undisclosed amount, Parsons announced Friday. Parsons said it will integrate O’Connor Associates into Parsons’ environment and infrastructure business unit, which provides water, environmental and sustainable energy infrastructure to public and private sector clients. Parsons said the purchase will improve its …

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Parsons Wins 3-Year Infrastructure Project Deal In Saudi City

Parsons recently announced that it has won a construction management contract from the Jeddah municipality in Saudi Arabia. The three-year contract calls for Parsons to coordinate and manage construction projects as well as additional services such as coordination, administration, inspection, materials testing, document submittals, project records and making recommendations to the …

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Parsons Contracted to Provide Engineering Services in Qatar

Parsons has won a five-year contract with the Public Works Authority of Qatar to provide engineering services on multiple projects. The company said it will be responsible for providing services for data collection, investigation, coordination, planning, design, construction supervision and procurement and post-contract surveying. Work is to be performed in Doha …

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GSA Selects Parsons to Support LA Air Force Base

The General Services Administration has selected Parsons to provide both engineering and environmental support services at the Los Angeles Air Force Base. Under the contract, Parsons will provide engineering design, construction and energy management, environmental support, real property planning and programming, and other services to the Air Force, 61st Civil Engineer and Logistics Squadron and …

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Parsons Announces New Leadership and Business Units

Parsons recently announced it has established a regional business unit named Parsons AustralAsia and appointed the current president of Parson’s commerical technology group to head it. Walsh will be responsible for meeting growth goals in the region and will report to the Chairman and CEO Chuck Harrington. “AustralAsia has tremendous need and growth …

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Parsons to Design, Implement Caltrain Communication System

The Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board has selected Parsons to complete the design and installation of a $138 million interoperable communications-based overlay signal system positive train control. The board, which operates the Caltrain commuter rail between San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara, Calif. counties, has contracted Parsons for a four-year project …

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Parsons Wins PMC Contract Supporting UAE Development

Parsons has recently won a project consultancy contract to provide infrastructure support to the Shamkha South Development in the United Arab Emirates from Abu Dhabi General Services. PJSC, Musanada currently handles the development’s delivery. Parsons will provide Shamkha South Development with infrastructure support, which includes all road markings and lighting, signage and …

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Parsons Honored with Awards at 2011 Georgia Transportation Summit

Parsons and its projects were recently honored with pre-construction awards at the 2011 Georgia’s Transportation Summit. The Jimmy Deloach Connector was selected in the category of context-sensitive design, including public participation plan, and the Acworth Due West Road project is the winner in the traffic safety or intersection design category. …

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Parsons Exec. Awarded ISE North America People’s Choice Award

Lee Parrish, vice president and chief security officer of Parsons, was awarded the North America People’s Choice Award by the ISE North America Leadership Summit. The award recognizes excellence in information security and projects for outstanding achievements in risk management, data asset protection, compliance, privacy, and network security. Nominees are …

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Corps of Engineers Chooses Parsons for Technical Services Cleanup Support

The Louisville District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers chose Parsons as the recipient of its Environmental Restoration Services contract, an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity multiple-award task order contract calling for Parsons to provide technical services. Parsons will support cleanup of hazardous, toxic and radiological waste and military munitions throughout sites …

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Parsons to Master Plan Saudi Arabia Housing Project

Saudi Arabia’s ministry of housing has awarded Parsons the first package of a program to build 500,000 houses over the next few years. The initial package comprises 32 million square miles of land area divided into 11 different sites across the country. At all sites, Parsons will be responsible for …

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Parsons Selected to Work on Water Transmission Project

Parsons has recently been selected by the Qatar General Electricity and Water Corp., KAHRAMAA. Parsons will provide consultancy services for a major potable water transmission project in and around Qatar’s capital of Doha. “We are very excited to be given this opportunity to work for KAHRAMAA,” said Guy Mehula, Parsons …

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