Tetra Tech: $22.4 million program
PASADENA, California - Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK) announced that it has been awarded a $22.4 million program to remediate and restore a 280-acre copper mine site in Elko County, Nevada. The Rio Tinto Mine site includes a former copper mine and associated mill, heap leach pads, and tailings from a mine operated between 1932 and 1976. Tetra Tech will remove mine tailings from the nearby Mill Creek for placement in an on-site repository, provide hydraulic engineering services to improve the creek and restore habitat for the local redband trout, and help improve water quality in the Mill Creek and the East Fork Owyhee River.
Tetra Tech’s client for this three-year fixed price remediation program is Mountain City Remediation, LLC. The cleanup is being financed by corporate successors including the Atlantic Richfield Co. (ARCO).
About Tetra Tech (www.tetratech.com)
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, program management, construction management, and technical services. The Company supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative solutions to complex problems focused on water, environment, energy, infrastructure, and natural resources. With more than 14,000 staff worldwide, Tetra Tech’s capabilities span the entire project life cycle.
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