PennDOT Awards Baker Open-End Construction Inspection Contract
HARRISBURG, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Michael Baker Jr., Inc., an engineering unit of Michael Baker Corporation (NYSE MKT: BKR), has been chosen by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Engineering District 2-0, to provide construction inspection services on a district-wide, open-end contract for projects in Cameron, Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Elk, Juniata, McKean, Mifflin and Potter Counties, Pa. This $2 million contract began in March 2013 and is expected to last for up to five years.
The contract will include various roadway, structure and/or new bridge replacements/rehabilitation construction projects. It is anticipated that up to 20 construction inspectors will be employed on this agreement.
"We are very thankful to PennDOT District 2-0 for their selection of our team and look forward to the opportunity to continue our relationship with the District staff," said Pat Gardiner, P.E., Harrisburg construction services manager. "Baker is fortunate to be able to provide the experienced staff that continues to give the District confidence in our services."
Michael Baker Corporation (www.mbakercorp.com) provides engineering, design, planning and construction services for its clients' most complex challenges worldwide. The firm's primary business areas are architecture, aviation, defense, environmental, geospatial, homeland security, municipal & civil, oil & gas, rail & transit, telecommunications & utilities, transportation, urban development and water. With more than 3,000 employees in more than 100 offices across the United States, Baker is focused on creating value by delivering innovative and sustainable solutions for infrastructure and the environment.
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