IRVING, Texas (August 16, 2006) – DynCorpInternational LLC and its partners in Partnership for TemporaryHousing (PaTH) have been awarded a contract by FEMA to providetemporary housing for future disaster victims. The two-yearcontract has a potential value of $250 million.
PaTH is a limited liability corporation formed by DynCorpInternational, Dewberry of Fairfax, Va., and Parsons Corporation ofPasadena, Calif. PaTH will provide responsive, cost-effectivetemporary housing services to disaster victims on behalf of theDepartment of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency ManagementAgency. PaTH is one of six awardees for the housing work.
PaTH will establish an organizational structure in Falls Church,Va., that will provide support with clear lines of reporting andapproval and maximum integration with FEMA headquarters inWashington, DC.
The contract calls for the awardees to provide personnel andequipment throughout FEMA’s 10 regions to aid victims of bothman-made and natural disasters.
PaTH and the five other contract awardees also must providesubcontracting opportunities to qualified local small businesses,and will be accountable to FEMA for supervising thesubcontractors.
DI is currently providing temporary housing structures inLouisiana’s St. Bernard Parish, which was devastated by HurricaneKatrina.
About DynCorp International
DynCorp International is a professional services andproject-management company serving governments, corporations, andinternational organizations worldwide. Headquartered in Irving,Texas, the company has more than 14,000 employees in some 35countries. It had revenues of nearly $2 billion in the fiscal yearending March 31, 2006.
Dewberry is a multidisciplinary planning, engineering, and designfirm providing emergency management, architecture, engineering,surveying, planning, landscape architecture, and GIS services -employing 1,840 individuals. Established in 1956, the firm isheadquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, and maintains branch offices at31 locations throughout the United States. Please visit www.dewberry.com for more information.
Parsons, celebrating more than 60 years of setting industrystandards, is a leader in many diversified markets such as homelandsecurity, planning, facilities, transportation, infrastructure,industrial processes, communications, water, environmental, andadvanced technology. Parsons provides technical and managementsolutions to private industrial customers worldwide as well asfederal, regional, and local government agencies. For more aboutParsons, please visit www.parsons.com.