2003 CPEO Military List Archive

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Date: 27 Aug 2003 18:07:10 -0000
Reply: cpeo-military
Subject: [CPEO-MEF] Tetra Tech Receives $65 Million Work Order in Iraq
The following release can be viewed online at:

( BW)(CA-TETRA-TECH)(TTEK) Tetra Tech Receives $65 Million Work Order in

Business Editors

PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 25, 2003--Tetra Tech, Inc.
(Nasdaq:TTEK) announced today that it was assigned $65 million of work
to provide services for the U.S. government mission to revitalize Iraq.
The work will be conducted under the Worldwide Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)
contract with the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville,
Alabama. Work is scheduled to begin immediately and will be conducted
over the next 12 months on a time and materials basis. This is the
largest single work assignment the Company has ever received.

Tetra Tech will receive captured enemy munitions from U.S. military
personnel, determine whether the munitions are serviceable or
unserviceable, and destroy selected munitions. The remainder of
munitions will be stockpiled under U.S. control until further
disposition is determined.

Li-San Hwang, Tetra Tech's CEO, stated, "We thank the Corps of Engineers
for entrusting us to support this critical mission. Tetra Tech's
expertise in hazardous materials management will help to make Iraq safer
for everyone."

About the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center

More information about this specific contract is provided in the media
kit at the hyperlink above.

The scope of the Huntsville Center's mission includes a wide range of
programs found nowhere else in the Corps of Engineers. Major programs
include chemical demilitarization, ballistic missile defense,
installation support, medical facilities, and ordnance and explosives.
Unlike the Corps of Engineers' traditional geographically based
organizations, the Huntsville Center is not tied to geographic

About Tetra Tech (www.tetratech.com)

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering and
technical services. With more than 8,000 associates located in the
United States and internationally, the Company supports commercial and
government clients in the areas of resource management and
infrastructure. Tetra Tech's services include research and development,
applied science and technology, engineering design, construction
management, and operations and maintenance.

Certain statements contained in this news release are forward-looking
statements that involve risks and uncertainties, such as those related
to the Company's acquisition strategy and the fluctuations in the
Company's quarterly operating results and stock price, and the other
risks detailed from time to time in the Company's SEC reports.


CONTACT: Tetra Tech, Inc.
Li-San Hwang
Mike Bieber (Investor Relations)

SOURCE: Tetra Tech, Inc.

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