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?
Jacobs to Deliver Integrated Project Services for Construction of New Australian Embassy in Washington DC
Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) will deliver project management and contract administration services to the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) for the construction of a new Australian Embassy in Washington, D.C., on the site of the existing chancery.
Jacobs Enhances Wharf Resiliency, Safety with Award-winning Improvements
Our rehabilitation effort at Apra Harbor’s X-Ray Wharf received one of the Associated General Contractors of America’s 2018 Construction Risk Partners Build America Awards. Here’s what you need to know about the collaborative effort to modernize the WWII-era wharf.
Jacobs Completes Acquisition of KeyW
Jacobs (NYSE:JEC) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of KeyW.
Jacobs Completes Tender Offer of KeyW Outstanding Shares of Common Stock
Because of the tender offer, Jacobs now indirectly owns a sufficient number of shares in KeyW to complete a "short-form" merger under applicable Maryland law without stockholder approval.
Jacobs’ Gender Pay Gap Report 2018 for England, Wales and Scotland
As the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report 2018 emphasizes, gender parity is essential to whether and how economies and societies develop and thrive. Developing and employing half of the world’s total talent pool has an immense influence on the growth and future-readiness of economies and businesses globally.
Ohio ACEC Recognizes Dublin Road Water Plant with Grand Award
One of the largest infrastructure upgrades in Columbus, Ohio’s recent history has resulted in the largest nitrate removal ion exchange facility in the U.S. and the first ozone and biologically active filter treatment combination to be commissioned in Ohio. Find out how the Dublin Road Water Plant team addressed aging infrastructure concerns, implemented advanced treatment technologies to meet regulatory requirements and included sustainable design and energy efficiency elements to reduce operating costs and increase reliability.
Maintaining our Oceans and Conserving Coastal Communities
Did you know that keeping the world’s oceans healthy is critical to our survival? Our oceans generate most of the oxygen we breathe, help feed us, regulate our climate, clean the water we drink, offer a pharmacopoeia of medicines and provide limitless inspiration! On World Oceans Day, read about how we’re protecting and enhancing these vital ecosystems.
Jacobs Federal Account Manager Receives SAME President’s Medal
The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. What if we showed you how SAME’s 2019 President’s Medal recipient, Caroline Roberts, leads collaborative efforts to identify and resolve national security infrastructure-related challenges?
Clearing the Air: 8 Jacobs Efforts Improving Air Quality
You may not see air pollution, but it can play a major role in poor health. For World Environment Day, we’re sharing how, by working together to design and implement thoughtful solutions, we can improve air quality and contribute to the world’s social, economic and environmental health.
Calculating the Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Residential Waste
What if we could make system-wide comparisons of the greenhouse gas impacts across the lifecycle of various solid waste management options? In this piece, Jacobs’ principal technologist Doug Huxley shares how we’re doing just that to help one major U.S. west coast city reduce its community and municipal GHG footprint.
Jacobs Launches New Reconciliation Action Plan as Part of Global Inclusion Focus
Jacobs has launched its new Innovate Reconciliation
Jacobs Elects Georgette Kiser and Barb Loughran to its Board of Directors
New members add backgrounds in transformation, innovation and finance.
Dynamic Delivery: Simulating Melbourne’s Water Future
With ever-increasing demands and changing treatment regulations, providing sustainable and economical water is more complex a task than ever. In this article, discover how Jacobs’ Replica™ dynamic simulation software creates a digital twin of a system to enhance understanding and simulate innovative solutions to increase performance and reduce risk.
Jacobs Secures New Framework Agreement on Dounreay Decommissioning Program
Located in Caithness County, Scotland, the Dounreay site is one of the most complex nuclear decommissioning programs in Europe.
Leveraging Cross-Sector Knowledge to Inform Australia’s Pursuit of a Large-Scale Hydrogen Economy
Can hydrogen live up to its potential for economic growth without compromising Australia’s broader sustainability goals including emissions reduction and water security?
WICE Awards – Creating Change for Good
We are proud to honor the achievements of our three winners and all our talented finalists at this year’s prestigious European Women in Construction & Engineering (WICE) Awards in London. Attracting over 400 nominations this year, the WICE awards celebrate the achievements and contributions of some of the construction and engineering industry’s leading talent. The awards promote the diverse careers women are excelling in, from architects, project managers, engineers and urban planners, to environmental and health and safety specialists.
Jacobs Named Lead Architect for Hunt Regional Healthcare Women's Center
The expected $25 million-dollar project will help to accommodate the growing demands for care in Hunt County.
How EHS Information Systems Can Help Minimize Non-Compliance from Employee Turnover
Today’s job landscape can be volatile – from retiring baby boomers to the sentiment among gen-Y and millennials that staying with one company for an entire career is not in their best interest. With Jacobs’ latest whitepaper, in collaboration with EHSQ software leader Intelex, discover how standardizing, aggregating and integrating institutional knowledge into environmental, health and safety (EHS) systems can mitigate employee turnover risk and associated business impacts.