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Fugro wins 5 year contract of up to $250 mln from U.S. Department of Commerce

AMSTERDAM (Thomson Financial) – Fugro NV said on Wednesday it has won a hydrographic surveying contract from the United States Department of Commerce for a period of five years for an amount not-to-exceed $250 million.

Fugro said an initial task order valued at $3.5 million is for side scan sonar and multibeam echo sonar mapping operations in support of post hurricane debris mapping for previously affected areas of the Louisiana coastline.

Future operations can include a multibeam echo sounder, side scan sonar and hydrographic LIDAR anywhere in U.S. waters, including Alaska, Hawaii, the Territories and the Great Lakes.