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15:13 ET Jacobs Increases Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Jacobs (NYSE:J) has declared a quarterly cash dividend payable to shareholders in the amount of $0.21 per share of Jacobs...


Jan 26, 2021, 07:45 ET Jacobs Awarded US Navy's Kings Bay Base Operations Support I Contract for Intelligent Asset Management

Jacobs (NYSE:J) was selected by U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast for base operating support services at the Naval...


Jan 21, 2021, 04:00 ET Jacobs Develops a New Service to Improve Home-to-School Travel Experience for Special Education Needs Children and Young People

Jacobs (NYSE:J) has developed Travel Service Optimization to transform the home-to-school travel experience for Special Educational Needs and...


Jan 14, 2021, 07:45 ET Jacobs Awarded Contract with the Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center

Jacobs (NYSE:J) was awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract with the Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare...


Jan 14, 2021, 07:30 ET Jacobs to Hold Its Fiscal First Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast

Jacobs (NYSE:J) plans to release its fiscal first quarter 2021 earnings results before market open on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021, and will host a...


Jan 13, 2021, 07:45 ET Jacobs Serves as Designer of Record for West Lake Commuter Rail Corridor

Jacobs (NYSE:J) will serve as the designer of record for the F.H. Paschen and Ragnar Benson Joint Venture responsible for the eight-mile West Lake...


Jan 13, 2021, 06:30 ET Jacobs Suspends All Political Contributions

Jacobs (NYSE:J) has suspended all political contributions in the wake of last week's violence that took place at the United States Capitol. In a...


Jan 12, 2021, 04:00 ET Jacobs Secures Positions on Transport for London's Transport Planning & Impact Monitoring Services Framework

Jacobs (NYSE:J) has secured 13 positions on Transport for London's (TfL) renewed Transport Planning & Impact Monitoring (including Health & Safety...


Dec 21, 2020, 07:45 ET 360 Transit Alliance Joint Venture Selected to Lead Project Controls for Four Toronto Subway Lines

Jacobs (NYSE:J) and Stantec – key partners in the 360 Transit Alliance Joint Venture – were selected by Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx to...


Dec 16, 2020, 07:45 ET Jacobs Wins US Army Task Order for IT Support Services of Critical Networks Vital to National Security

Jacobs (NYSE:J) was awarded a task-order contract for IT support services of critical networks by the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command...


Dec 15, 2020, 04:00 ET Jacobs Secures Place on Irish Water's Engineering Design Services Framework

Jacobs (NYSE:J) has been appointed to Irish Water's Engineering Design Services Framework to provide technical support on its program of capital...


Dec 10, 2020, 04:00 ET Jacobs Achieves Net Zero Carbon Emissions and 100% Renewable Energy

In advance of the Climate Ambition Summit this Saturday, December 12, marking the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement, Jacobs (NYSE:J) has...


Dec 07, 2020, 07:45 ET Jacobs to Design and Manage Municipal Services Contract for Development Project in Honduras

Jacobs (NYSE:J) was selected by Honduras Próspera to assist in community planning services to advance economic development and help spur job creation ...


Dec 03, 2020, 07:45 ET Jacobs Creating First Digital Twin of PUB's Changi Water Reclamation Plant in Singapore

Jacobs (NYSE:J), has partnered with PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency, in an R&D project to develop and trial a whole plant simulation model for ...


Dec 02, 2020, 04:00 ET Jacobs Launches 'One Million Lives' Free Mental Health Check-In Tool

Jacobs (NYSE:J), in collaboration with global mental health professionals, has developed One Million Lives – a free mental health check-in tool to...


Dec 01, 2020, 07:45 ET Jacobs Awarded Pulau Indah Power Plant in Malaysia

Jacobs (NYSE:J) was appointed by Pulau Indah Power Plant Sdn Bhd (PIPP) to deliver owner's engineer services for the development of a 1,200 megawatt...


Nov 30, 2020, 06:45 ET Jacobs To Acquire Majority Stake in PA Consulting

Jacobs (NYSE:J) and PA Consulting, a leading innovation and transformation consulting firm, announced today that they will form a strategic...


Nov 25, 2020, 09:45 ET Lt. General (Retired) Bruce Crawford Joins Jacobs' Critical Mission Solutions Leadership Team as Senior Vice President, Strategic Development

Jacobs (NYSE:J) welcomes former Army Chief Information Officer (CIO) and recently retired Army Lieutenant General Bruce T. Crawford to the company's...


Nov 25, 2020, 07:45 ET Jacobs Teams with Biomimicry 3.8 to Deliver Sustainable Designs with Nature in Mind

Jacobs (NYSE:J) has signed a strategic alliance teaming agreement with Biomimicry 3.8 (B3.8), a global consulting and innovation firm specializing in ...


Nov 24, 2020, 07:00 ET Jacobs Acquires Cyber and Intelligence Leader The Buffalo Group

Jacobs (NYSE:J) announces it has acquired The Buffalo Group, a leader in advanced cyber and intelligence solutions, further strengthening Jacobs'...


Nov 24, 2020, 06:40 ET Jacobs Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Earnings

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: J) today announced its financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended October 2, 2020. Q4 ...


Nov 23, 2020, 14:15 ET The Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index 2020 and the Chartered Quality Institute Recognize Jacobs for Top Performance

Jacobs (NYSE:J) recently earned a place on the prestigious The Dow Jones Sustainability™ North America Index 2020 (DJSI), which represents the top...


Nov 23, 2020, 04:00 ET Jacobs Launches Cloud-based Platform to Improve Asset Management of Airfields

Jacobs (NYSE:J) has developed a new proprietary cloud-based platform that enables effective asset management of airfields. After a successful trial...


Nov 10, 2020, 07:45 ET Jacobs Secures New Panel Appointment with Melbourne Water

Jacobs (NYSE:J) has been appointed to Melbourne Water's Engineering Services Panel. One of just two consultants appointed to the panel, Jacobs will...


Oct 15, 2020, 07:45 ET Jacksonville Port Authority Awards Jacobs Multiple Contracts

Jacobs (NYSE:J) was selected to provide civil, structural and marine engineering consulting and design services for the Jacksonville Port Authority...