We are proud to honor the achievements of our 26 talented finalists at this year’s prestigious European Women in Construction & Engineering (WICE) Awards being held 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.
Planning Beyond Earth Day
Protecting our environment, our millions of species and their habitats is more important than ever. How will you make your mark on Earth Day and beyond? Here’s how we are…
Supporting BEIS in Quest to Accelerate Energy Efficient Technologies
The U.K. Government is looking for energy reduction technology concepts ready to be demonstrated in U.K. industry. Working closely with the Carbon Trust, Jacobs is helping the U.K. Government in its quest to accelerate sustainable technologies to help reduce energy consumption, cut carbon emissions and strengthen the global competitiveness of industry in the U.K.
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-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.
Jacobs-Led Biologics Manufacturing Facility Nabs Top Industrial Project Honor
Our work on Bristol-Myers Squibb’s new Large-Scale Cell Culture Biologics manufacturing facility in Ireland topped the list in the Industrial category at this year’s Irish Construction Excellence Awards. 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.
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.
Jacobs Employee Contributions Secure Water Resources for Developing Countries
In our first-ever Water For People employee giving campaign, Jacobs donated more than $250,000 to the non-profit organization based in Denver, Colorado.