Tetra Tech

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Tetra Tech
Type Public company
Industry Architecture; Arctic engineering; civil engineering; surveying / mapping; construction services; design + planning; energy, environment; mining; oil + gas; program, cost, consultancy; program management; transportation and water
Founded 1966
Headquarters 3475 East Foothill Boulevard
Pasadena, California
, United States of America
Area served International
Revenue Increase$2.02 billion (2012)
Employees 13,000
Divisions Engineering and consulting services, technical support services, engineering and architecture services, remediation and construction management
Website Tetratech.com

Tetra Tech is a provider of consulting, engineering, construction and technical services which includes resource management and infrastructure, based out of Pasadena, California, United States. With approximately 13,000 employees in various countries, including individuals with expertise in science, research, engineering, construction, and information technology. The company's annual revenue for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2012 was $2.02 billion.[1] Their Slogan is, "Complex World. Clear Solutions."

Tetra Tech[edit]

Tetra Tech building in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Tetra Tech, Inc. was founded in 1966 to provide engineering services related to waterways, harbors and coastal areas. Over the past 40 years, the Company has substantially increased the size and scope of its business and expanded its service offerings through a series of strategic acquisitions and internal growth.

Tetra Tech now provides environmental services, water/wastewater management, infrastructure services, security design, and outsourced technical services.

Today, Tetra Tech has approximately 13,000 employees located in more than 330 offices worldwide.

On December 17, 2001, Tetra Tech, Inc. announced that it was awarded contracts to perform in-building communications and security development at the Capitol Hill Complex in Washington D.C., and Cleary Gottlieb headquarters, Pfizer headquarters, and the AOL Time Warner headquarters in New York City.[2]

On December 19, 2005 , The U.S. Navy awarded a $7.32 million contract modification to Tetra Tech EC Inc., San Diego, for base-wide radiological surveys and remediation at Hunters Point Shipyard.[3]

Business groups[edit]

Tetra Tech aligns its business operations into three major business groups:

Engineering and consulting services: Tetra Tech provides scientific, consulting, engineering, and project management services for water resources, groundwater, watershed management, mining, geotechnical, environmental management, and information technology projects.

Technical support services: Tetra Tech provides consulting services to support international development, climate change and environmental programs, energy management, disaster management and emergency response, and staff augmentation/facilities management projects.

Remediation and construction management: Tetra Tech provides program management and construction services, including design-build and design-bid-build services, for environmental remediation, infrastructure, heavy civil, military transformation, ports and harbors, energy, and communications projects.