Earth Tech selected for Canadian water pumping station and reservoir project

Earth Tech, a provider of consulting, engineering and construction services, will provide engineering, design, contract administration, and construction supervision for the Southeast Water Pumping Station and Reservoir project in London, Ontario, Canada.

LONG BEACH, Calif., May 25 - Earth Tech, a provider of consulting, engineering and construction services, will provide engineering, design, contract administration, and construction supervision for the Southeast Water Pumping Station and Reservoir project in London, Ontario, Canada.

The project, valued at approximately USD $28.6 million over three years, is the first part of a $271 million effort by the City of London and the Lake Huron and Elgin Area (Lake Erie) Joint Water Management Boards to complete a number of facility upgrades, water transmission, and other projects in the next 20 years.

"We are delighted to have been chosen by London for this infrastructure improvement project," said Earth Tech President Alan Krusi. "Our selection exemplifies the overall strength of our business in Canada, particularly in water management and construction services."

The project is the city's second largest undertaking in the past 10 years and will provide 113 million liters of reservoir storage capacity, 191 million liters per day of pumping capacity, and provide emergency water supply for London and its rapidly growing industrial area.

The city of London is located in the heart of Southwestern Ontario.

About Earth Tech

Earth Tech is a global provider of consulting, engineering and construction services for the transportation, water/wastewater, facilities and environmental markets. Serving commercial, industrial and government clients worldwide, the company employs 8,500 people in over 130 offices in 17 countries. As part of Tyco Engineered Products and Services, Earth Tech combines its technical expertise with the resources of other Tyco companies to provide turnkey project solutions, including financing, for its clients around the world. Earth Tech is headquartered in Long Beach, Calif.

About Tyco Engineered Products and Services

Tyco Engineered Products & Services, a business segment of Tyco International Ltd., consists of four global businesses, Electrical & Metal Products; Fire & Building products; Flow Control; and Infrastructure Services. Tyco Engineered Products & Services has industry leadership positions in the Fire Protection, Construction, Process Industrial, Water/Wastewater and Electrical markets, providing complete application solutions by utilizing the synergies among its products and services, along with the well-established brands around the world.

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