New York— URS Corporation has been selected to perform construction management services for a major research facility for the State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook on Long Island, NY. The facility is the $30-million Simons Center for Geometry and Physics. The architect for the project is Perkins Eastman. The Simons Center is a new six-story, 39,000-square-foot academic building that will house a research institute devoted to theoretical physics and mathematics. The center is expected to be completed in 2010.