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August 12, 2014URS Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
Revenues $2.6 billion; Net Income $88 million, up 31% from Q2 2013 Operating Income $138 million, down 5% from Q2 2013 GAAP Earnings Per Share (“GAAP EPS”) $1.27, up 40% from Q2 2013 Cash Flow from Operations $394 million, compared to $40 million in Q2 2013 Cash Earnings per Share1 (“Cash EPS”) $1.50, up 29% from Q2 2013 Ends quarter with $22.4 billion Bo... 
August 04, 2014URS Corporation to Release 2014 Second Quarter Results on August 12, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 4, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) will announce its 2014 second quarter results after the market closes on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. As announced on July 13, 2014, AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE:ACM) and URS have executed a definitive agreement under which AECOM will acquire all outstanding shares of URS for a combination of cash and stock. In light of the pending transaction, URS will not be hosting a ... 
August 01, 2014URS Awarded Defense Systems Technical Area Contract by the U.S. Department of Defense
Contract Has Maximum Value of $3 Billion to All Awardees SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced that the Company has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity, multiple award contract by the U.S. Department of Defense Information Analysis Centers Enterprise for defense systems technical area tasks. The approximate maximum aggregate value of the contract, which has a one-year base ... 
July 13, 2014AECOM to acquire URS Corporation for US$56.31 per share in cash and stock
Creates industry-leading E&C company with broad global reach and enhanced ability to deliver integrated services to clients Accelerates AECOM’s strategy of offering an integrated-delivery model by adding key capabilities and expertise in markets including construction, oil & gas, power and government services Expected to realize US$250 million in annual cost-saving synergies, nearly all of which will be achieve... 
June 05, 2014URS to Participate in the Baird Utilities & Infrastructure Symposium
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 5, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced that John Horgan, Managing Director, and Sam Ramraj, Vice President, Investor Relations, will participate in the Baird Utilities & Infrastructure Symposium in Zurich, Switzerland on Thursday, June 12, 2014. Conference materials will be posted on the Investor Relations section of the website (http://investors.urs.com ) at or before the start of the conference. ... 
June 04, 2014URS Part of Team That Will Manage All U.K. Ministry of Defence Infrastructure, Facilities and Real Estate Assets
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 4, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced that the Company is part of a partnership with Capita, which has entered into a contract with the U.K. Ministry of Defence (MoD) to manage the U.K.’s national and international defence estate portfolio. The overall contract has a value of approximately £400 million, or $670 million, to the partnership over the ten-year base period. The partnership is led by Capita p... 
May 29, 2014URS to Present at the Credit Suisse Engineering & Construction Conference
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced that the Company will present at the Credit Suisse Engineering & Construction Conference in New York, New York on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 10:50 a.m. (EDT). Conference presentation materials and a webcast of the presentation by H. Thomas Hicks, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Sam Ramraj, Vice President, Investor Relations, will be post... 
May 13, 2014URS Corporation Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results
Reaffirms Outlook for Fiscal 2014 SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today reported its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2014, which ended on April 4, 2014. First Quarter Highlights Revenues were $2.5 billion. Operating Income was $87 million. Net Income was $27 million, or $0.37 per share on a diluted basis (“GAAP EPS... 
April 29, 2014URS Awarded Task Order to Support U.S. Navy’s Combined Tactical Training Range
Task Order Has Maximum Value of $343 Million to URS SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 29, 2014-- URS Corporation today announced that it has been awarded a task order from the Department of Defense to provide operations, maintenance and engineering support for the U.S. Navy Combined Tactical Training Range (CTTR) systems and equipment. The work will be performed at Naval Air Stations, Marine Corps Air Stations and Naval Air Facilities throughout ... 
April 22, 2014URS Corporation to Host Conference Call to Discuss 2014 First Quarter Results
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 22, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) will host a conference call on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. (EDT), to discuss its 2014 first quarter results. A live webcast will be available at http://investors.urs.com along with a link to the Company’s 2014 first quarter earnings release when it becomes available. URS Corporation (NYSE: URS) is a leading provider of engineering, construction and technical ... 
March 17, 2014URS Corporation Adds Four New Independent Directors to Board
JANA Partners Agrees to Support All Nominees at 2014 Annual Meeting Board to Establish Value Creation Committee SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 17, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced that it will add four new independent directors to its Board of Directors, effective March 27, 2014. These four directors will be on URS’ slate of directors nominated for election to the Board of Directors at the Company’s 2014 Annual ... 
March 13, 2014URS to Participate in the Stephens West Coast One-on-One Conference
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 13, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced that H. Thomas Hicks, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Sam Ramraj, Vice President, Investor Relations, will participate in the Stephens West Coast One-on-One Conference in San Francisco, California on Thursday, March 20, 2014. Conference materials will be posted on the Investor Relations section of the website (http://investors.urs.com ... 
March 05, 2014URS to Participate in the UBS Engineering & Construction One-on-One Conference
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 5, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced that H. Thomas Hicks, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Sam Ramraj, Vice President, Investor Relations, will participate in the UBS Engineering & Construction One-on-One Conference in New York, New York on Wednesday, March 12, beginning at 9:00 a.m. (EDT). Conference materials will be posted on the Investor Relations section of the ... 
March 03, 2014URS Corporation Reports Fiscal Year 2013 Results
Company Raises Quarterly Dividend SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 3, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today reported its financial results for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2014. Fiscal 2013 Highlights Revenues were $11.0 billion. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (“GAAP”) Net Income was $247.2 million, or $3.31 per share on a diluted basis. Cash flow from O... 
February 20, 2014URS Awarded U.S. Army Maintenance and Logistics Task Orders
Task Orders Have Maximum Aggregate Value of $183 Million to URS SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2014-- URS Corporation today announced that it has been awarded two task orders under its Field and Installation Readiness Support Team (FIRST) indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with the United States Army Tank and Automotive Command (TACOM). The task orders, which are for maintenance and logistics services at Red River and Sierra A... 
February 14, 2014URS Corporation to Host Conference Call to Discuss 2013 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) will host a conference call on Monday, March 3, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. (EST), to discuss its 2013 fourth quarter and year-end results. A live webcast will be available at investors.urs.com along with a link to the Company’s 2013 fourth quarter and year-end earnings release when it becomes available. URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) is a leading provider of engineering, constru... 
February 12, 2014URS Corporation Announces Preliminary Results for Fiscal 2013 and Preliminary 2014 Outlook
Company Now Expects Fiscal 2013 Earnings Per Share to be Between $3.20 and $3.30 Expects Operating Cash Flow of Approximately $600 Million in Fiscal 2013, And Between $725 and $775 Million in 2014 Accelerates Return of Capital to Stockholders To Host Conference Call at 8:30 AM (EST) on Thursday, February 13 SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 12, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) today announced preliminary financial r... 
January 06, 2014URS Corporation Announces Completion of Exchange Offer for Its 3.850% Senior Notes Due 2017 and Its 5.000% Senior Notes Due 2022
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 6, 2014-- URS Corporation (NYSE: URS) today announced that on January 3, 2014, it completed its offer to exchange up to $400 million aggregate principal amount of its newly issued 3.850% Senior Notes due 2017 and up to $600 million aggregate principal amount of its newly issued 5.000% Senior Notes due 2022 (the “Exchange Notes”) for a like principal amount of any or all of its outstanding 3.850% Senior Notes due 2017 ...