Parsons Awarded Environmental Assessment Work by the Port of Los Angeles
PASADENA, CA (May 31, 2017) – Parsons is pleased to announce that the Port of Los Angeles has awarded the corporation an environmental assessment master services agreement to commence spring 2017. The work will include environmental site assessments and monitoring, remedial feasibility studies and action plans, remediation systems operations and maintenance, regulatory agency coordination, and design services.
“We welcome this opportunity to continue our long-standing relationship with the Port of Los Angeles by providing environmental expertise to further enhance the port’s comprehensive sustainability efforts,” said Michael Johnson, Parsons Group President. “The Port of Los Angeles is on the forefront of environmental change in the port and maritime industries, and we’re glad to be a part of that.”
Known as “America’s Port,” the Port of Los Angeles is North America’s leading seaport by container volume and cargo value. It has a strong commitment to developing innovatively strategic and sustainable operations that benefit Southern California’s economy and quality of life, and it is respected for its groundbreaking environmental initiatives. The port has embarked on a 10-year, $2.6 billion infrastructure investment program to ensure its ability to provide superior cargo terminals as well as outstanding rail and warehouse infrastructure.
Since its founding in 1944, Parsons has built strong working relationships in the County of Los Angeles, and the corporation has supported the Port of Los Angeles on a wide variety of engineering and transportation projects, including preparation of portwide master plans for both transportation and rail. Other customers in Los Angeles County include the Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles World Airports, City of Los Angeles Department of Public Works, City of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, and City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks.Parsons (NYSE: PSN) is a leading disruptive technology provider in the global defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets, with capabilities across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, and smart cities. Please visit Parsons.com, and follow us on LinkedIn and Facebook to learn how we’re making an impact.