PASADENA, Calif., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it received a contract from the United States Army's Software Engineering Center (SEC) at Fort Lee, Va. Under the contract, Jacobs will provide the SEC organization and its customers a full range of services to support the Army's immediate need for information assurance vulnerability management, including security, training and documentation.
The five-year contract has an estimated value of $8.5 million.
In making the announcement, Jacobs President and CEO Craig Martin stated, "We are very pleased to continue our support of the United States Army in its mission."
Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services.
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