Fluor Awarded IBM Facility Management Contract

Design & Construction Management Services for Three Additional New York Sites

Thursday, December 16, 2010 5:17 pm EST

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"This new contract for expanded services is a continuation of our 25-plus year relationship with IBM. Over the years, we have been able to work closely with them to deliver enhanced services and top value at their facilities across the U.S."

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it was awarded an ongoing design and construction management contract by IBM for facility capital projects at three new locations in the northeast United States. Fluor is currently working at eight other IBM sites in Arizona, California, Colorado, Minnesota, North Carolina and Texas. Fluor will book the contract in the fourth quarter of 2010.

“We are excited to be able to provide additional value to an important long-term client like IBM through this design and construction work at these additional sites,” said Kirk Grimes, president of Fluor’s Global Services Group. “This new contract for expanded services is a continuation of our 25-plus year relationship with IBM. Over the years, we have been able to work closely with them to deliver enhanced services and top value at their facilities across the U.S.”

The three new facilities for Fluor’s new work are located in New York. The new sites include data center, wafer fabrication and research facilities. Fluor currently has more than 500 employees working at IBM sites around the U.S. providing a range of services under other contracts. Additional construction management staff will be hired for the three new sites.

As a unit of Fluor's Global Services Group, the facility management business line offers unique solutions to both industrial and commercial clients by combining Fluor's building design and construction expertise with its plant operations and maintenance best practices. Fluor provides a wide range of independent and integrated services to clients to support general building maintenance, utility operations, capital projects and programs, and business support functions. Fluor also assists clients in implementing green building techniques and preparing for Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED®) certification.

About Fluor Corporation

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) designs, builds and maintains many of the world's most challenging and complex projects. Through its global network of offices on six continents, the company provides comprehensive capabilities and world-class expertise in the fields of engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance and project management. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Fluor is a FORTUNE 200 company and had revenues of $22 billion in 2009. For more information, visit www.fluor.com.

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