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URS Selected For Smart Traffic Center

February 27, 2006

URS Corporation has been selected by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) to provide operations and maintenance support for the Hampton Roads Smart Traffic Center (HRSTC).

Hampton Roads encompasses more than 1.5 million people in 10 municipalities and is one of the busiest seaports on the East Coast. The area contains many military installations, including Naval Station Norfolk, the largest naval base in the world.

The HRSTC is an integrated application of advanced sensor, computer, electronics and communications technologies and management strategies to control local interstate traffic on a real-time basis. Spanning 113 miles of interstate, it is one of the largest and most complex traffic management systems in the country. www.urscorp.com

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