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Friday, November 16, 2007
URS Swallows Washington Group
URS Corps and Washington Group have completed their recent merger with a $3.1 billion cash and stock transaction. This merger nearly doubles the number of URS employees bringing the total to nearly 55,000. Washington Groups resume includes Tarbela Dam on the Indus River in Pakistan, one of the world' s largest earth-filled dams. The new conglomeration currently has projects in 50 countries.