Fluor Named to Aon Hewitt’s Top Companies for Leaders List

Thursday, November 17, 2011 4:01 pm EST

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IRVING, Texas

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"This recognition is a huge honor for our company."

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the company was recently named to the 2011 list of North American Top Companies for Leaders. Conducted by Aon Hewitt, the global human resource consulting and outsourcing business of Aon Corporation (NYSE: AON), in partnership with The RBL Group, a strategic HR and leadership systems advisory firm, and FORTUNE, the Top Companies for Leaders list, is the most comprehensive study of organizational leadership in the world. Fluor ranked number 19 on the North American list and was the highest ranking engineering & construction firm.

The announcement of Fluor’s selection as a Top Company for Leaders in North America appeared in the November issue of FORTUNE Magazine.

An expert panel of independent judges selected and ranked winners based on criteria including strength of leadership practices and culture, examples of leader development on a global scale, impact of leadership in communities in which they operate, business performance and company reputation.

“Being named as a Top Company for Leaders in North America speaks to Fluor’s proud heritage of developing our employees into business and community leaders,” says Glenn Gilkey, senior vice president of Human Resources & Administration. “This recognition is a huge honor for our company.”

“Aon Hewitt would like to congratulate Fluor for being named one of the North American Top Companies for Leaders,” said Pete Sanborn, global leader of the Talent and Organization Practice with Aon Hewitt. “Through our research, it’s clear that Top Companies such as Fluor understand the connection between investing in leaders and the bottom line success of the company. Leaders at these organizations are passionate and committed. They have a focus on talent and developing leaders in a manner that is aligned with business goals.”

The study, the sixth conducted in a ten-year period, benchmarks the leadership development practices of some of the world’s top companies. The Aon Hewitt methodology includes an in-depth evaluation of a company’s talent development practices and looks for examples of leader development on a global scale. They evaluate business performance, company reputation, and the impact of leadership in communities in which they operate. Findings were reviewed by an independent panel of judges who made the final selections.

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 revenue of $20.8 billion in 2010. For more information, visit www.fluor.com.

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