Tetra Tech bags $47m contract from US Army Corps of Engineers

Tetra Tech has secured from the US Army Corps of Engineers' (USACE) Institute for Water Resources (IWR) a five-year multiple-award task order contract to support the USACE's water resources management programmes.

The contract is valued up to $47m.

Tetra Tech will support USACE IWR in its mission to identify and address emerging water resources issues, develop methods and modeling tools, and manage national water data sets.

Tetra Tech will provide analytical and consulting services to conduct research, analysis, and technical assistance for multiple USACE facilities.

These centres include USACE headquarters; district and division offices; the Hydrologic Engineering Center in Davis, California; the Risk Management Center co-located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Denver, Colorado; and the Waterborne Commerce Statistics Center located in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Tetra Tech chairman and CEO Dan Batrack said: "This contract enables us to apply our leading water resources expertise to support USACE national programs for planning and management of the nation's water resources."

The company is a provider of consulting and engineering services.

It has been supporting commercial and government clients focused on water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.

The firm has around 16,000 staff worldwide.