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Jacobs SVP Bill Birkhofer Makes Wash100 for Infrastructure Services Leadership

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 11, 2015 – Bill Birkhofer has been listed among this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership role in the infrastructure services market. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected by Executive Mosaic’s organizational and editorial leadership as the …

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Ward Johnson: NASA Extends Jacobs’ Test Support for Kennedy Space Center

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will continue to provide test and operations support to the Kennedy Space Center for another two years after NASA exercised a $172.8 million contract extension option. The company said Tuesday the modification also includes a concurrent two-year extension of the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity provision for task orders. “We are pleased to support …

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Bassim Shebaro: Jacobs Engineering Raises Stake in Saudi Arabian Venture by 15%

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has increased its stake in Saudi Arabia-based construction and engineering services company Jacobs ZATE from 60 percent to 75 percent. Bassim Shebaro, Jacobs group vice president, said Tuesday the investment is part of the company’s efforts to grow its presence in the Saudi Arabian market. …

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Jacobs Inks Deal to Buy Verizon’s Federal Network Systems Subsidiary; Robert Norfleet Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has moved to grow its presence in the intelligence community by agreeing to acquire Verizon‘s (NYSE: VZ) Federal Network Systems subsidiary for an undisclosed sum. Jacobs expects to close the deal for the 750-employee subsidiary in the summer of calendar year 2014, Jacobs said Tuesday. Robert Norfleet, a …

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Chip Mitchell: Jacobs Targets Oil, Gas Sector Growth Through Eagleton Engineering Buy

Jacobs Engineering Group has moved to bolster its engineering, design and field surveying offerings by acquiring Eagleton Engineering LLC for an undisclosed amount. Houston-based Eagleton was founded in 1965 and offers professional services to the energy and petrochemical sectors, Jacobs announced Tuesday. Chip Mitchell, a Jacobs group vice president, said the company …

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Jacobs Awarded $135M for Army Logistics, Procurement Services

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has received a potential three-year $135 million task order covering transportation and acquisition services for the Army‘s global contingency efforts. The company will also perform analysis, planning and life cycle management support services under the contract, Jacobs said Tuesday. Work will occur at the Rock …

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Jacobs to Continue Air Force Info Security, Engineering Services

A Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) subsidiary has been awarded a $12, 800, 149 contract modification to continue providing engineering and information security services to the U.S. Air Force. The cost-plus-fixed-fee modification covers services to Defense Department agencies, military service branches and foreign military sales customers, the Pentagon said Friday. Jacobs …

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Jacobs Engineering Acquires Telecom Services Provider Compass; Kevin McMahon, JC Massey Comment

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has acquired telecommunications and field services provider Compass Technology Services in a move aimed at expanding Jacobs’ services. Compass adds to Jacobs’ portfolio of designing and developing wireless telecommunications infrastructures, Jacobs said Tuesday. Kevin McMahon, a Jacobs group vice president, said the company aims to diversify …

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Jacobs Wins $138M NASA Manufacturing Support Option; Terry Hagen Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE:JEC) has won a $138 million contract option to continue working under a manufacturing support and facility operations contract with NASA. The company will work with the Marshall Space Flight Center’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, where NASA builds aerospace structures, Jacobs said Tuesday. Terry Hagen, …

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