Fluor Tops FORTUNE Magazine’s Most Admired Companies List in the Engineering & Construction Sector

Tuesday, March 13, 2012 7:52 pm EDT

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"One of the keys to achieving Fluor’s high level of success over our last 100 years has been our unwavering commitment to recruiting, developing, and retaining highly talented individuals and fostering a dynamic culture in our industry."

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced that it was recently recognized by FORTUNE Magazine as part of its 2012 World’s Most Admired Companies list. Fluor ranked first in the engineering & construction category of FORTUNE’s Most Admired Companies.

“While we have consistently ranked in the top five over the last several years, to now be ranked as the number one Most Admired firm in the engineering & construction industry is truly an honor,” said Glenn Gilkey, senior vice president, Human Resources and Administration. “One of the keys to achieving Fluor’s high level of success over our last 100 years has been our unwavering commitment to recruiting, developing, and retaining highly talented individuals and fostering a dynamic culture in our industry.”

FORTUNE's World's Most Admired Companies list is the definitive report card on corporate reputations. Hay Group has collaborated with FORTUNE annually since 1997 to identify, select, and rank the World’s Most Admired Companies and uncover the business practices that make these companies highly regarded among their peers. To compile the rankings, corporate reputation and performance are measured against nine key attributes: innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment, quality of products and services, and global competitiveness.

The 2012 Most Admired Companies list is featured in FORTUNE Magazine’s March issue. More details can be found at http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/most-admired/.

About Fluor Corporation

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) designs, builds and maintains many of the world's most challenging and complex projects. Founded in 1912, John Simon Fluor Sr. started the company with a modest investment of $100. Since those humble beginnings, the company has grown into one of the largest engineering & construction companies in the world. Fluor is celebrating its 100th anniversary during 2012.

Today, through its global network of offices on six continents, the company provides comprehensive capabilities and world-class expertise in engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance and project management. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Fluor is a FORTUNE 200 company and had revenue of $23.4 billion in 2011. For more information, visit www.fluor100.com and www.fluor.com.

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