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Jacobs Gets Contract Extension on Lend Lease’s Facilities Project for Australia’s F-35A Fleet

Jacobs Engineering Group has received an extension to its contract with Lend Lease to provide infrastructure design services for the New Air Combat Capability project in Australia. Jacobs said Tuesday its support for the project will cover acoustics, electrical, hydraulic, mechanical, security, structural and other schematic, detailed and final design aspects. According to …

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Raytheon Orders L-3 SATCOM Terminals for Australian Military; Bob Jacobson Comments

Raytheon has placed an $81.8 million order for satellite communications terminals from L-3 Communications for the Australian military. L-3’s Global Communications Solutions and Linkabit business units will deliver Hawkeye and Panther VSAT terminals integrated with Linkabit’s modems to the client in 2015, L-3 said Tuesday. The contract also calls for …

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Jacobs to Help Texas Dept Oversee Design-Build Projects; Randy Pierce Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group has been awarded a six-year, $20 million contract to help the Texas Department of Transportation oversee design-build and public-private partnership projects across the state. Jacobs said Tuesday it will implement design, construction oversight and owner verification testing procedures for the department under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. “Using lessons learned from our work on …

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Executive Profile: Cora Carmody, Jacobs Engineering SVP and CIO

Cora Carmody serves as senior vice president and chief information officer at Jacobs Engineering, where she provides leadership for Jacobs’ information technology systems. Her responsibilities encompass enterprise resource systems for HR, finance, operational support systems such as project control, engineering/design and collaboration, infrastructure systems and services such as networks, servers, desktops and web/social and collaborative systems. She …

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Jacobs to Manage Design Work for Thimble Shoal Channel Tunnel

Jacobs Engineering Group will provide design management services for a two-lane tunnel construction project between Virginia Beach and the Delmarva Peninsula under a contract with the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel Commission. The company said Tuesday it will lead project development work for the future 23-mile tunnel and associated infrastructure, manage procurement activities and assist …

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Jacobs to Continue Hong Kong Public Works Lab Support; Kevin McMahon Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group has received a new four-year contract from Hong Kong’s civil engineering and development department to continue managing and operating the Public Works Regional Laboratory in Tai Po. The company said Tuesday that it will oversee compliance testing of construction materials for public works projects. Kevin McMahon, Jacobs group vice president, said that the company also …

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Jacobs Wraps Up Redeemable Biomass Electricity Credit Study

Jacobs Engineering Group has completed a study on how redeemable biomass electricity credits for usage in Riau, Indonesia. The project is a collaboration with Universitas Muhammadiyah in Riau, Sumatra with financial backing provided by the Energy and Environment Partnership Indonesia (EEP) and additional efforts supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs …

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Jacobs Engineering Wins More Than $80M in Telecom Contracts; Patrick Hill Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group says it has observed a growing footprint of the company in the telecommunications sector. Jacobs has won contracts totaling more than $80 million from U.S. wireless carriers, tower companies and public sector agencies since January, the company said Tuesday. The company will perform operations support, maintenance, construction work, …

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Jacobs to Help Boeing Construction Fabrication Facility; Tom McDuffie Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group will provide Boeing with project and construction management support such as preliminary planning and project controls for a planned 1.2 million-square foot fabrication facility in Everett, Wash. The companies aim to complete the future Composite Wing Center for the Boeing 777X commercial plane by mid-2016, Jacobs said Tuesday. Tom McDuffie, Jacobs group vice …

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Jacobs to Help Nesma Build Saudi Arabian Hospitals; Bassim Shebaro Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group has won a three-year contract to help Nesma & Partners manage construction work on five hospitals for the Saudi Arabian National Guard Hospital Program. Jacobs said Tuesday it will help manage design and construction of a 300-bed maternity hospital in Riyadh, a 346-bed children’s hospital and 176-bed neurological hospital in Jeddah …

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