AECOM’s Tishman Construction Serving as Construction Manager for 3 World Trade Center
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 2, 2015—AECOM (NYSE:ACM), the world’s #1-ranked engineering design firm, announced today that its Tishman Construction operation is serving as construction manager for Silverstein Properties’ 175 Greenwich Street project, also known as 3 World Trade Center.
3 World Trade Center, designed by the Richard Rogers Partnership, has a $1.46-billion construction value. Construction on the site is underway.
“It is an honor to work with Silverstein Properties on their latest signature office tower in Lower Manhattan,” said AECOM Chief Executive Officer Michael S. Burke. “AECOM and our Tishman team have a proud history at the World Trade Center, and we are pleased to continue participating in realizing the vision for this important site.”
With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in more than 150 countries around the world, AECOM is a premier, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm. AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings. The company is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, had revenue of approximately $19.5 billion during the 12 months ended Sept. 30, 2014. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
About Tishman Construction
Founded in 1898, Tishman Construction, a wholly owned AECOM subsidiary, is one of the world’s leading builders, currently managing construction for the 1,776-foot-high One World Trade Center in New York City, Greenland USA’s Metropolis mega development in Downtown Los Angeles, California, and Toll Brothers’ Parc Riverside luxury apartment building in Washington, D.C. Known for successfully managing complex, iconic projects, Tishman is responsible for the construction of more than 500 million square feet of space, incorporating facilities of every size and type, including arts and culture, commercial, convention centers, education, gaming, government, healthcare, hospitality, residential, retail, sports and leisure, technology and transportation. More information on Tishman Construction can be found at www.tishmanconstruction.com.