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 is a technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries. The corporation is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, security, and construction. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, systems design/engineering, cyber/converged security, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more about Parsons, please visit www.parsons.com, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.