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PB wins Mich. high-speed rail contract

Posted on August 3, 2012

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) awarded an on-call contract to Parsons Brinckerhoff for construction services in support of the agency’s efforts to implement accelerated rail services along a high-speed rail corridor between Pontiac/Detroit and Chicago.

The contract calls for Parsons Brinckerhoff to assist MDOT in overseeing the railroad construction upgrade program. The effort is expected to include construction engineering, inspection, office technician work and general project management services.

Parsons Brinckerhoff is part of Balfour Beatty, an international infrastructure services business operating in professional services, construction services, support services and infrastructure investments.

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