Jacobs renews project frame agreement with Borealis in Sweden


15 May 2013 – Pasadena, California, USA – Jacobs Engineering Group has announced that it has renewed its frame agreement with Borealis for work at its facilities in Stenungsund, Sweden. Under terms of the five year agreement, Jacobs is providing engineering, procurement, project management and construction management services on a variety of projects, each of which is expected to have a total installed cost varying in range up to $11 million.

borealisBorealis is a leading provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers. The only polyethylene (PE) producer in Sweden, Borealis’ Stenungsund facilities (pictured) include a PE plant, a cracker for ethylene and propylene production, and an innovation center focused on research and development for infrastructure markets.

Jacobs Group Vice President Mark Bello stated, “We are very pleased to renew our frame agreement with Borealis. This is the continuation of a ten-year working relationship between Jacobs and Borealis in Sweden. We appreciate their confidence in our performance, and are committed to continue to support Borealis’ investment needs.”

Principally focused on wire, cable and pipe manufacturing applications, Borealis in Sweden supports customers with specialty plastics for some of the largest energy supply, oil and water pipeline projects in the world.

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 program and project 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