Leading technical services provider
Tetra Tech, Inc.
) received a contract to provide technical support to the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) regional Superfund
Program. The five-year contract is valued at $48 million.
Per the EPA Region 5 Superfund Technical Assessment and
Response Team (START) contract, Tetra Tech will provide advisory
and assistance services across six states - Illinois, Indiana,
Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin. The company will be in
charge of data management, emergency response support, emergency
preparedness and prevention activities, removal actions,
Superfund and brownfields site assessments and training.
In July, Tetra Tech received a contract to provide technical
support to the U.S. EPA's Regional Superfund Program. The
five-year contract, valued at $50 million, encompasses five
states and nine tribal nations. The scope of the contract
primarily involved providing technical support services such as
emergency preparedness and response, assessment and inspection,
and data management.
Tetra Tech is a leading player in providing services like
consulting, engineering and program management. The company also
supports the government and commercial clients by offering
solutions in environmental services, water, energy,
infrastructure and natural resources.
In the third quarter of fiscal 2013, the company reported a
loss of 47 cents per share, wider than the Zacks Consensus
Estimate of a loss of 41 cents per share. The Zacks Consensus
Estimate for fiscal 2013 has dropped 25.3% in the last 60 days to
68 cents per share. For fiscal 2014, the Zacks Consensus Estimate
declined 8.7% during the same period to $1.67 per share.
Tetra Tech currently carries a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell).
However, other companies in the same industry that are worth
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd.
Casella Waste Systems Inc.
Sharps Compliance Corp.
). While Progressive Waste Solutions carries a Zacks Rank #1
(Strong Buy), Casella Waste Systemsand Sharps Compliance carry a
Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
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