In support of NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center, a Jacobs team recently sponsored a nationwide competition to identify new space exploration technologies or innovations with game changing and breakthrough potential. Discover how the inaugural winning technology will enhance critical aspects of human spaceflight safety, affordability and more!
Jacobs Wins Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center, Cyber Training Academy Contract
Jacobs was selected by the U.S. GSA Federal Systems Integration and Management Center (FEDSIM) to provide support to the Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3) for modernization, design, development and delivery of specialized cyber training for its Cyber Training Academy (CTA) located in Linthicum Heights, Maryland.
Focused Driving: Keeping the Most Important Thing, the Most Important Thing
Changing the radio station. Picking up something you dropped. Tending to passengers in the car. Every distraction, regardless of size or level of importance, compromises road safety. With so many things pulling at our attention, what can be done to stay focused while driving?
Reach New Heights on Your Knowledge of ORAT
Jacobs’ Michael McElvaney walks us through the 5 W’s and 2 H’s of Operational Readiness and Airport Transition (ORAT) – the risk-based approach to operational readiness and transition to new facilities.
Jacobs Shares PFAS Assessment, Treatment and Remediation Solutions on Investor Teleconference
Speaking to the investor community, Jacobs, a global leader in environmental services, framed the public, regulatory and scientific aspects of the PFAS challenge, as well as current and developing water treatment and soil remediation applications, including innovative green technology solutions where we’re actively engaged in research and development.
International Day of Charity: Spotlight on Jacobs’ Water For People Giving Campaign
In honor of the UN’s International Day of Charity, learn about Jacobs’ annual employee giving campaign partner Water For People and how donations fuel their mission to ensure every person has access to reliable and safe water and sanitation services.
2 Jacobs Transit Professionals Accepted into Leadership APTA’s Class of 2020
Leadership APTA is the flagship program of APTAU, the education, professional, career and workforce development arm of the American Public Transportation Association. Jacobs’ own Janice Mayo and Marcin Taraszkiewicz will join the highly-competitive and widely-recognized program in 2020.
Jacobs Selected for Wetland/Electro-Coagulation Treatment Facility at Superfund Site in Washington State
Jacobs will design, build, operate and optimize the new treatment facility which will be used to clean up groundwater cyanide, fluoride and nitrate pollution
Jacobs Featured in September Issue of American Way Magazine
With more than seven million monthly readers, American Way Magazine is the most-read in-flight magazine in the world. Their September issue features a special Spotlight section on Dallas-Fort Worth where you’ll find our Chair and CEO Steve Demetriou featured among the Trailblazers story.
4 Methods We Can Use to Inspire the Next Generation
There’s something really triggering when somebody says you cannot do something, and for Menzer Pehlivan, hearing doubts was a huge encouragement to become what they said she couldn’t be. Menzer, now a geotechnical engineer and star of the film Dream Big: Engineering Our World, shares four tips from a recent keynote address from the STEM Academy in this blog.
Supporting Aspen’s Future: Brush Creek Park and Go
The Brush Creek Park and Go a few miles outside Aspen, Colorado is aiming to reduce traffic and carbon emissions by incentivizing locals and visitors to utilize this brand-new facility. Discover how this facility is advancing to improve life in Aspen.
Jacobs Completes New State-Of-The-Art Filtration Plant for PUB in Singapore
Jacobs announced it has successfully completed the testing and commissioning of a new, state-of-the-art Ceramic Membrane – Ozone – Biological Activated Carbon plant at the Choa Chu Kang Waterworks (CCKWW) for PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency.
Drivers of I-15 in Las Vegas Have Hit the Jackpot
Traffic on the busiest stretch of highway in Nevada now flows safer and more efficiently with the opening of Project Neon. Read more about how the upgrades – 20 years in the making – improve freeway transportation, air quality and access in downtown Las Vegas.
Jacobs Appointed as Specialist to Rollout Smart Meters in Singapore
Jacobs has been appointed as the Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Specialist for PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency's Smart Water Meter Programme roll-out in Singapore. The program is a major step in PUB's transition to a smart utility.
Challenges and Opportunities in the Water Industry: Jacobs in Conversation with British Water
British Water's CEO Lila Thompson talks to Jacobs’ Vice President Bryan Harvey about how the water challenges ahead are amplified with population growth and climate change, what a more connected, sustainable world would look like and how British Water and the water supply chain can position themselves as leaders in finding solutions.
Jacobs to Acquire Wood's Nuclear Business
Adds Deep Technical Consulting and Highly Complementary Decommissioning Capabilities, Enhancing Jacobs' Leading Full Nuclear Life Cycle Offerings. Strengthens Global Platform to Unlock Further Organic International Expansion. Provides Higher-Margin Solutions in line with Strategic Focus. Expect Adjusted EPS Accretion of $0.10 to $0.12, in First 12 Months.
Wheels Up for National Aviation Day
Created by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1939, the oldest aviation-themed holiday, National Aviation Day, is now celebrated in airports and museums across the country to remember the advancements made in the industry and look forward to the future. Jacobs’ Steve Pelham shares the wonder of aviation and a look at Jacobs’ top-flight aviation solutions in honor of this year’s celebration.
3 Lessons on Resilient Sewer Infrastructure: A WEFTEC 2019 Sneak Peek
Jacobs’ water professionals are honored to share our expertise in WEF’s Words on Water podcast, 5 workshops and more than 30 sessions this year at WEFTEC. Our Global Conveyance and Storage Solutions Director Susan Moisio shares three takeaways from her upcoming presentation on resiliency, coastal cities and sewer systems in this pre-conference article.
Promoting Black Talent at Jacobs Harambee Global Summit 2019
In August we brought together executive leadership and black leaders from across the world to meet with industry partners, clients, board members – and even an American sporting legend - to celebrate our wealth of black talent, empower them to lead and to drive inclusion across all levels of Jacobs.
Giving Educators the Inside Track on Rail & Transit Careers
Partnering with industry-leading agencies, universities and consulting partners, American Public Transportation Association (APTA), with support by Jacobs’ Global Technology Leader for Track & Civil Mike Loehr, delivered a symposium for educators to learn about the broad range of careers in rail and transit through technical presentations, hands-on demonstrations and by touring sites. Read about the exciting gathering and insights in this piece.