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Jacobs Lands $246M NASA Contract Modification for Marshall Center Science, Engineering Services

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has received a potential 10-month, $246.5 million contract modification to continue to provide engineering, science and technical support for NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama. The modification seeks to exercise an option in the Engineering and Science Services and Skills Augmentation contract and represents a $150 …

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Jacobs Moves Global HQ to Dallas

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 26, 2016 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has unveiled a new 100, 000-square-foot global corporate headquarters at the Harwood Center in Dallas, Texas, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the move from the previous headquarters in Pasadena, California, to the new office works to expand its presence in …

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HII Promotes Susan Jacobs to HR & Admin VP at Newport News Division

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has appointed Susan Jacobs, director of human resources and administration at HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding segment, to succeed the retiring Bill Bell as vice president of HR and administration for the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. Huntington Ingalls said Friday Jacobs will manage the Newport News, Va.-based NNS segment’s HR administration, employment, labor relations and recruitment functions along with the …

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Bill Birkhofer: Commercial Space Among Jacobs’ Top Focus Areas for Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 20, 2016 — Bill Birkhofer, senior vice president for aerospace and defense at Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC), has said the company sees opportunities in commercial space launch services and the “commercialization” of low Earth orbit, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Birkhofer, an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for …

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Jacobs to Support EDF Energy Project to Construct Nuclear Power Station in UK

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 20, 2016 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will oversee the construction of a nuclear power station in the United Kingdom in support of an EDF Energy-led project with the U.K. government, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Jacobs said Monday it will provide project management services on the building, civil and marine …

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Jacobs Receives $500M NASA Launch Services Program Contract Extension

NASA has awarded a potential two-year,  $500 million extension to a Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) subsidiary on a test and operations support contract for support of the space agency’s launch services program at Kennedy Space Center. The agency said Monday Jacobs Technology will continue to perform overall management and implementation work for ground systems, flight hardware …

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Jacobs Receives NASA Task Order For Orion Space Capsule Parachute System

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC) has received a $40.3 million task order from NASA‘s Johnson Space Center to carry out manned flight qualification tests on the agency’s Orion space capsule’s parachute system. Jacobs said Tuesday it will also produce, deliver and install flight parachutes for the first Orion Exploration Mission which will circumnavigate the moon …

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Jeff Jacobson to Become Xerox CEO After Company Splits in Two

Jeff Jacobson, president of Xerox’s (NYSE: XRX) technology business, will transition into the role of CEO after the company announced plans in January to divide into two publicly traded firms. Jacobson will lead the document management and outsourcing company that generated approximately $11 billion in 2015 revenue and will retain the …

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Jacobs Lands Enterprise IT Services Contract From Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2016 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will provide enterprise information technology support to the U.S. Army‘s program executive office for missiles and space under a $32.3 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the contract also covers cloud computing, data center, networking, information assurance, …

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Jacobs to Support Air Force Lab Research Under Bridge Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 6, 2016 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will support research operations at the Air Force Research Laboratory under a $9.8 million bridge contract awarded by the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Jacobs said Wednesday it will support the planning, management and evaluation of AFRL’s research on propulsion systems. …

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