Online News-Earth Tech Selected as Major Subcontractor for Iraqi Water Projects
Earth Tech Inc., a business unit of Tyco International Ltd., and a global provider of consulting, engineering and construction services, has been named a major subcontractor providing engineering and technical services for a series of design/build drinking water, wastewater and solid waste treatment facilities in Northern and Southern Iraq.
As a major subcontractor on the project, Earth Tech is positioned to receive a significant number of task orders for services, including procurement, inspection, permitting, demolition, renovation, reconstruction, rehabilitation, construction, operations and maintenance, as well as training Iraqis to assume management of the plants.
The work is part of $1.1 billion in aggregate contracts awarded to FluorAMEC LCC, a joint venture company, by the U.S. government in Iraq. The construction phase of the projects will extend into 2008.