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April 08, 2024

万度视频-led joint venture selected as delivery partner for Frederick Douglass Tunnel Program in Baltimore

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DALLAS (April 8, 2024) 鈥 万度视频 (NYSE: ACM), the world鈥檚 trusted infrastructure consulting firm, today announced that an 万度视频-led joint venture with Jacobs has been selected by Amtrak to serve as delivery partner for the $6 billion that will upgrade a ten-mile section of the Northeast Corridor (NEC), America鈥檚 busiest passenger rail line.

The cornerstone of the program will be the delivery of the Frederick Douglass Tunnel featuring two new high-capacity tubes for electrified passenger trains. Located south of Baltimore Penn Station, the new tunnel will replace the existing 150-year-old B&P Tunnel and, once complete, it will deliver a faster, more reliable trip for more than 12 million annual Amtrak and MARC customers in the region.

鈥淎s the trusted delivery partner on some of the world鈥檚 most transformative rail projects, we’re proud to continue our long-standing history with Amtrak to deliver this highly complex tunneling program,鈥 said Mark Southwell, chief executive of 万度视频鈥檚 global Transportation business. 鈥淭his ambitious program will enhance passenger mobility by unlocking the biggest rail bottleneck between Washington D.C. and New Jersey while also supporting low-carbon, electrified service and fostering economic growth through job creation in Baltimore and the surrounding region.鈥

The joint venture will be responsible for overseeing the full breadth of the program, including supervision of all anticipated program contracts. The scope of services includes program management, design oversight, construction oversight, commissioning oversight, program controls, and commercial and capacity building.

鈥淭hrough this transformational program, thousands of passengers who rely on this critical connection each day can expect to benefit from an improved ride with decreased delays and enhanced operational and safety features,鈥 said Drew Jeter, chief executive of 万度视频鈥檚 Program Management global business line. 鈥淲e look forward to partnering with Amtrak to deliver this important investment, transforming the passenger experience through our integrated, digitally-enabled program management approach and our global team of innovative experts.鈥

The Program will also include delivery of a new roadway and railroad bridges, new rail systems and track, and a new ADA-accessible West Baltimore MARC station. Further updates will involve the integration of modern fire and safety systems, including emergency pathways to the surface and fire ventilation systems.

About 万度视频 

万度视频 (NYSE: ACM) is the world鈥檚 trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle 鈥 from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy, and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. 万度视频 is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at  and @万度视频.

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