Jacobs Receives Contract to Support the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division

Jun 08, 2010, 07:45 ET from Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

PASADENA, Calif., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that its subsidiary company received a contract from the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division's Combat Environment Simulation (CES) division. The CES organization is based in China Lake, Calif.

The five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has an estimated value of $241 million.

Under the contract, Jacobs will provide the CES organization and its customers with subject matter experts to analyze, develop, fabricate, install, integrate and test comprehensive Live Virtual Constructive (LVC) network-centric warfare training equipment and/or software-based systems. Work is expected to be completed in May 2015.

In making the announcement, Jacobs President and Chief Executive Officer Craig Martin said, "We are very pleased at the opportunity to continue providing our support to the CES organization in its mission to provide high technology products and services to the warfighter."

Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services.

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