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Navy Taps Jacobs Subsidiary for $75M NAVFAC Design, Engineering Services Contract

A subsidiary of Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has been awarded a five-year, $75 million contract to provide engineering and design support for industrial research efforts at administrative facilities within the Naval Facilities Engineering Command’s Washington area of responsibility. The Defense Department said Tuesday that Jacobs’ government services business may also perform work …

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Jacobs Gets $350M Army Environmental Remediation, Restoration Contract; Ward Johnson Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) has been awarded a $350 million contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ New England District to restore and maintain the New Bedford Harbor Superfund Site in New Bedford, Massachusetts. The Environmental Protection Agency asked USACE to remove from the site contaminated sediments …

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Jacobs to Provide Infrastructure Services for Australia’s Transportation Network Project

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 11, 2016 — Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) has received several infrastructure support contracts as part of the $3.4 billion Smart Cities urban rail and transportation network program in Australia, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Tuesday it received contracts for the Hurstbridge Rail Line, Pakenham Rail Depot, Bruce Highway, …

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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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Weekly Roundup October 17 – October 21, 2016: 3Q Financial Season Not Just Earnings & more

October 17 – October 21, 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Another third quarter earnings reporting season is now underway for many large blue chip companies including some in the government contracting arena but that is merely one of many …

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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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Weekly Roundup August 8 – August 12 2016: KBR and HPE Make Public Sector M&A Plays & More

August 8 – August 12 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Government contracting sector observers got a twin bill of significant acquisition developments during the Thursday evening-Friday morning “down time” in financial markets to continue the GovCon industry’s ongoing deal spree. Prior to this …

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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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