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About Aecom

AECOM is one of the world's top engineering and design groups. The company provides planning, consulting, architectural, and engineering design services for civil and infrastructure construction to public and private clients. The company also offers other services including logistics and consulting in a range of end markets that include energy and environmental construction. Some of AECOM's major projects include the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Taizhou Bridge in China, Crossrail London (the largest construction in Europe), and New York City's Second Avenue Subway. AECOM generates around 80% of sales in the US.


AECOM operates through four business segments: Design and Consulting Services (DCS), Construction Services (CS), Management Services (MS), and AECOM Capital.

DCS generates about 40% of the company's total revenue and consists of planning, consulting, architectural, and engineering design services. CS includes construction for buildings, energy infrastructure, and industrial facilities and accounts for nearly 40% of sales. MS, at about 20% of revenue, includes AECOM's facilities management and maintenance, training, logistics, consulting, technical assistance, and systems integration and IT services. The company invests in real estate, infrastructure projects, and public/private partnerships through AECOM Capital.

Geographic Reach

Based in Los Angeles, The company generates around 80% of its revenue from the US, about 10% from Europe, Middle East, and Africa, while another 10% from Asia Pacific.

It has primary office locations in the US, as well as in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, India, and the UK.

Sales and Marketing

AECOM serves several sectors, such as transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water, and government.

AECOM's revenue is split about evenly between private sector clients and government entities. More than 50% of its revenue derived from governments is from direct contracts with US federal government agencies (Departments of Defense, Energy, Justice, and Homeland Security), States and local government, and non-US governments; while nearly 50% from the foreign governments worldwide.

Financial Performance

AECOM's revenue for the year ended 2019 increased $17.8 million to $20.17 billion as compared to $20.16 billion for the corresponding period last year. The increase in revenue for the year 2019 was primarily attributable to an increase in their MS segment of $424.6 million, an increase in their DCS segment of $45.1 million, and an increase in their ACAP segment of $8.2 million, offset by a decrease in the company's CS segment of $460.1 million.

The company net income fell by about $397.6 million from $136.5 million to a loss of $261.1 million. The fall was primarily due to the $447.2 million increase in their Impairment of long-lived assets, including goodwill and also the inclusion of restructuring cost of about $95.4 million.

AECOM added $193.6 million to its cash stores in 2019 to $1.1 billion, compared to $886.7 million in 2018. Cash provided by operations was $777.6 million, while cash used for investing and financing activities were $146.8 million and $433.3 million, respectively.


AECOM has been a trusted partner providing strategic planning services for cities participating in 100 Resilient Cities—pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation (100RC). The program supports 100 cities globally in tackling issues of globalization, urbanization and climate change by developing a resilience strategy. In 2019, AECOM assisted nine cities with resilience strategies, including Seattle, The Hague and Kyoto. 100RC announced it has concluded its existing program, and the Rockefeller Foundation will fund its programming through a new project.

AECOM have set up a Natural Capital Laboratory (NCL) in the UK – a testbed site where teams can undertake experimental new techniques to quantify, measure and communicate environmental and social change. Built around the digital environment, the lab is using AI, drones, and earth observation data to monitor the site. The NCL will provide a global platform to highlight and communicate their unique expertise and capacity for innovation.

Company Background

AECOM formed in 1990 through the merger of five subsidiaries of Ashland Inc. Since then, more than 50 companies have joined AECOM. The company completed its initial public offering in 2007.


1999 Avenue of The Stars STE 2600
Los Angeles, CA 90067-6033
Phone: 1 (213) 593-8000

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Publicly Owned
Stock Symbol: ACM
Stock Exchange: , NYSE
Chairman and CEO: Michael S. Burke
Vice Chairman: Daniel R. Tishman
COO: Randall A. Wotring
Employees (This Location): 148
Employees (All Locations): 86,000

Major Office Locations

Los Angeles, CA

Other Locations

Anchorage, AK
Fairbanks, AK
Homer, AK
Anniston, AL
Birmingham, AL
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Fort Rucker, AL
Huntsville, AL
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