Baker Awarded Environmental Air Quality Contract by PennDOT
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Michael Baker Jr., Inc., a unit of Michael Baker Corporation (NYSE Amex:BKR), announced today that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has awarded Baker a five-year, $9.9 million multi-year contract to perform air quality and climate emissions modeling services. The contract includes development and execution of regional air quality conformity analyses, mobile source emission analyses for state implementation plans and other applications, services related to vehicle emissions inspection maintenance programs, and inventories of greenhouse gas emissions.
“We understand the complexity of this project and have worked with PennDOT in previous years to make significant progress in improving both transportation and air quality for Pennsylvania,” said Bob Kaiser, Baker’s project manager.
Michael Baker Corporation (www.mbakercorp.com) provides engineering, design, planning and construction services for its clients’ most complex challenges worldwide. The firm's primary business areas are architecture, aviation, defense, environmental, geospatial, homeland security, municipal & civil, oil & gas, rail & transit, telecommunications & utilities, transportation, urban development and water. With more than 3,250 employees in nearly 110 offices across the United States, Baker is focused on creating value by delivering innovative and sustainable solutions for infrastructure and the environment.