Jacobs Announces Increasing IT Contracts in U.S. Federal Sector



3 March 2015 – Pasadena, CA, USA – Jacobs Engineering Group in the United States announced today that in the past six months it has been selected to design and procure innovative information technology and telecommunications solutions for a number of U.S. federal sector clients, collectively representing contract values totaling over $300 million. Jacobs’ scope of work under the terms of these contracts includes engineering design, procurement, installation and maintenance of operational systems.

150303-pmwj32-increasing-IMAGEBuilding upon its acquisition of FNS in July 2014, Jacobs has recently expanded channel partner agreements with numerous original equipment manufacturers, enabling Jacobs to use and customize emerging technologies to design, integrate, secure, operate and maintain its clients’ network and desktop operations, data transport, data storage, cloud solutions, and cybersecurity.

In making the announcement, Jacobs Group Vice President Robert Norfleet stated, “The rapid advancement and innovation in this market require companies and government agencies to carefully consider how they build, enhance, finance, and secure their critical communications infrastructures. We are pleased to be able to offer our clients the most advanced customized information and technology solutions that are sustainable, reflect today’s constrained budget environment, and meet the unique needs of our range of clients.”

In addition to its federal clients, Jacobs’ commercial customers in the telecom end-market also benefit from the company’s expanded channel partner agreements and technology lifecycle management offerings. In the past year Jacobs has bolstered its telecom capabilities for both public and government clients, supported by a number of acquisitions that together enhance its ability to provide a broad suite of information technology and telecommunications services across multiple end-markets.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of professional technical services. With annual revenues of over $10 billion, Jacobs offers full-spectrum support to industrial, commercial and government clients across multiple markets.  Services include scientific and specialty consulting as well as all aspects of engineering, construction, operations, maintenance and project management. Based in Pasadena, California, USA, Jacobs has more than 200 offices in over 25 countries. More at http://www.jacobs.com/

Source: Jacobs Engineering