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For Immediate Release:
February 01, 2012

Media Contact:
Irene D. Ferradaz

AirportLink design Project Manager honored with Outstanding Technical Achievement award

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Miami-Dade Transit is proud to announce that Bill Houppermans, the Project Manager for URS Corporation Southern (consultants for the design of the AirportLink project) was recently honored by the Florida Engineering Society Miami Chapter with an award for Outstanding Technical Achievement.
Judges from the Florida Engineering Society were especially impressed with the technical expertise shown in the design of the Metrorail crossing over SR 112.

This award recognizes not only the leadership and dedication of Bill Houppermans, but of the good work produced by the entire AirportLink project team.

The Florida Engineering Society promotes and defends the professional interests of all engineers and supports engineering education, advocates licensure, promotes the ethical and competent practice of engineering and enhances the image and well-being of all engineers.

The URS Corporation is a leading provider of engineering, construction and technical services for public agencies around the world. Find out more at:
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