A successful commercial flight offers a proof of concept for the Seawater Energy and Agriculture System (SEAS).
From Safe Sanitation in Peru to Renewable Wastewater Treatment in Oregon
Jacobs’ Wastewater Engineer Kristen Jackson recently walked a Portland-area news crew through her passion for bettering communities with safe water in a recent “Those Who Serve” feature. Watch her full interview and discover how Kristen – and Jacobs – are working to connect more people to more reliable, safe water and sanitation services around the globe.
Best of the Best: Jacobs-Designed CDOT US 34 Repair Project
Following devastating floods in Colorado, we teamed up with the Colorado Department of Transportation and Kiewit Infrastructure to help affected mountain communities build back better than before. Read how about our nationally award-winning efforts in this article.
Jacobs, DFW Airport Achieve Firsts with Runway 17C Rehab
The busiest runway at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, 13,000+-foot Runway 17C/35C, is once again open for use. In this piece, Jacobs and DFW discuss how innovative rehabilitation options – and a surprising find – helped save time and costs during the reconstruction effort.
Jacobs-Designed Expansion at Arlington National Cemetery Garners Diamond Award
The Millennium Project at Arlington National Cemetery recently received the Diamond Award in the Special Projects category from the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York.
London Launches the World's First Ultra-Low Emission Zone
With today’s challenges of urbanization and increased demand for mobility and connectivity, air quality is bearing the burden. Air quality is one of the most important health, economic and environmental challenges facing cities worldwide, and many are recognizing the need to evaluate long term what needs to change to tackle air pollution arising from transport emissions.
A Challenging Formula – Customized Solution Blends 3 Water Sources Together
Treating Florida’s source water is complicated. High water demand, a sensitive environment, complex water chemistry and multiple water sources all contribute to a complex water treatment environment. Find out how the Green Meadows Water Treatment Plant team overcame the complexities, a hurricane and the wettest January on record to deliver this first-of-a-kind water treatment plant in Florida.
Discover Italy’s First WELL-Certified Building, A Jacobs Office
The renovation at our office in Milan helped the location become the first WELL-certified building in Italy. Go inside the improvements that the majority of our surveyed respondents say make the new office more comfortable and healthier, too, in this article.
New TEXRail Commuter Line Opens with Golden Ticket Fanfare
Oompa loompa doompety doo, we’ve got an amazing article for you. Climb aboard for the details on the newest North Texas commuter rail line, the Jacobs-managed TEXRail project.
Bettering the Balance with Innovation
The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. What if we showed you how we’re bettering the balance – by highlighting inclusion as our differentiator in bringing innovative thought and solutions to our clients and by celebrating the innovative women across our business?
Using Risk Management Processes and Tools for Strategic Planning
To manage risk or not...that’s a big question. Another is simply how do you manage risk? The reality is, every business and organization has risk exposure that they can choose to manage, or not. How those risks are managed determines the overall success of the organization. Find out how Jacobs has successfully used risk management practices to build organizational strategies and help water utilities better meet community expectations.
The 2030 Commitment: We’re ready. Are you?
The urban built environment is responsible for 75 percent of annual global GHG emissions – and buildings alone account for 39 percent. Eliminating these emissions is the key to addressing climate change – and we’re committed to taking bold steps to transform a sustainable and resilient path.
Sharing is Caring, At Least When it Comes to Monitoring Water Quality
Jacobs’ Environmental Scientist Jennifer Liggett teamed up with environmental experts to discuss the top cause of water borne illnesses in the U.S. with Opflow magazine. Discover how we’re using powerful, online monitoring systems to keep an eye on water quality and protect public health in this article, featuring excerpts from Jennifer’s piece in Opflow.
Vote Jacobs-Led Biologics Manufacturing Facility as Project of the Year
Our work on Bristol-Myers Squibb’s new Large-Scale Cell Culture Biologics manufacturing facility in Ireland is up for Project of the Year and Industrial honors at this year’s Irish Construction Excellence Awards. Public voting is open now; cast your vote and discover how this facility is improving treatment for cancer patients globally.
Jacobs Engineering CEO Sees Robust State and Local Infrastructure Spending
Steve Demetriou, Jacobs Chair and CEO, discusses the road ahead for the company on Bloomberg Markets: The Close.
Best of Both Worlds: Houston’s Vision for Major Events and Connected Infrastructure
Jacobs’ Global Vice President for the Built Environment Brad Simmons talked with the Houston Business Journal about how our new project with Houston First Corporation on improvements in and around one of the nation’s 10th largest convention centers is helping Houston remain competitive and connected for years to come.
Celebrating Black History Month with our Harambee Network
“BLACK. ENGAGED. EMPOWERED”. That’s the motto of Harambee, Jacobs’ black employee network, now celebrating their 9th Black History Month with a series of social and professional development events.
Jacobs Innovator Recognized with SAME Mentoring Award
The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. What if we showed you how SAME’s Gerald C. Brown Mentoring Award-winner, Dr. John Mogge, blends sustainability and discipline to create differentiating value, while staying true to core values embedded in the oath he took to serve and protect his country and its interests?
2 Bright Jacobs Minds Recognized for Positively Influencing the Future
The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities.
Jacobs Ranks High in Multiple Markets in Top 100 Giants
For the fifth consecutive year, we’ve ranked in the top 10 on Interior Design Magazine’s Top 100 Giants Survey.
Jacobs Study Demonstrates Effective Removal of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances from Soil
Working ahead of regulatory requirements, our Emerging Contaminants team at Jacobs has partnered with clients, academic partners and remediation vendors for more than five years to develop and test methods for treating PFAS.