ST. LOUIS, June 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN) today announced that its subsidiary, Insituform Technologies, LLC, has been awarded a contract valued at $6 million from the City of Newton, Massachusetts, for the rehabilitation of its wastewater systems.

Insituform will perform a number of trenchless services on the project, including 70,000 linear feet of 6-inch to 12-inch cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) lining, lateral lining, sectional liners and geopolymer manhole rehabilitation.

Insituform has been installing CIPP lining for Newton since 2007 and has won more than $12 million in contracts since 2017. The project is recently underway and is expected to be fully completed by June 2021.

About Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:  AEGN)
Aegion combines innovative technologies with market-leading expertise to maintain, rehabilitate and strengthen infrastructure around the world. For nearly 50 years, the Company has played a pioneering role in finding innovative solutions to rehabilitate aging infrastructure, primarily pipelines in the wastewater, water, energy, mining and refining industries. Aegion also maintains the efficient operation of refineries and other industrial facilities. Aegion is committed to Stronger. Safer. Infrastructure.® More information about Aegion can be found at www.aegion.com.

Forward-Looking Statements
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Information regarding the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act consists of estimates which are forward looking and subject to change. We anticipate additional guidance, both at the federal and state level, to be forthcoming in 2020. As such, the impacts of the legislation may differ from our current estimates, interpretations and assumptions, possibly materially, and the amount of the impact on the Company may accordingly be adjusted over the course of 2020.

For more information, contact:
Katie Cason
Senior Vice President, Strategy and Communications
636-530-8000
kcason@aegion.com