Jacobs will be recognized as WTS International (WTS)’s The Employer of the Year in the San Diego and Washington, D.C. regions, honoring our work to enhance the transportation industry through a commitment to excellence and quality of product and service with a track record for recruiting, retaining and advancing women at all employment levels. Read more on the award and our success in this Jacobs.com article.
Q&A: Talking Greening Fleets with Marc DeSchamp, Program Manager and Global Technology Lead
Marc DeSchamp, Program Manager and Global Technology Lead for bus transit at Jacobs, talks about the challenges transit agencies face as they move to decarbonize their fleets and how Jacobs is helping them evolve.
Q&A: Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Four Incredible Latino Leaders
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we’re spotlighting four members of our Enlace family, asking them questions about their lives, their careers, Hispanic Heritage Month and what it means to be “Latino”.
Jacobs Renews Longstanding O&M Partnership with New Mexico Community, Adds Substantial New Business in 2021
By finding ways to apply technology and effective data-management tools to our operations and maintenance (O&M) services, Jacobs is taking our clients’ facilities into a future of extended equipment life, sound decision-making and long-term cost efficiency.
World Water Day 2021 – Valuing Water Today, and Every Day
Valuing Water extends beyond thinking about water as an economic-based commodity. It recognizes water’s role in the global cycles of our planet; its connections to land, food, and energy; and perhaps most importantly, its influence on our cities, our societies, and our cultures. Water both affects us and connects us.
19 Years of Dedication: Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant
The Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant in Lithuania is a shining example of international cooperation in nuclear decommissioning. Click to read more about how we’ve supported this program to decommission the Soviet-designed reactor.
Jacobs’ Military Reservists Help in the Fight Against COVID-19
As our global support effort during the COVID-19 pandemic continues, we meet three military reservists using their organizational and people management skills to assist the U.K.'s National Health Service.
Focus on Long-term Return Essential to Unlock Investment in Social Value, says Urban Land Institute Report
Road map sets out the role of real estate in social value creation and what’s needed for the industry to contribute to more inclusive and sustainable development. Access the full report here.
What Does It Take to Be Smart?
As city and infrastructure operations look to realize the benefits of becoming truly smart and leverage the social and economic benefits of connecting people, Jacobs’ team is helping clients to integrate all elements of this complex ecosystem to create business cases that will help realize smart ambitions.
Graphite Program Assures Regulator of Reactor Safety
In this article we explore how Jacobs is supporting a key aspect of the safety case that underpins life extension for the U.K.’s nuclear power stations.
MSCI Changes Jacobs GICS® Code to Research and Consulting Services
In recognition of Jacobs transformation to a global technology-driven solutions company, MSCI has changed the company’s GICS® code to Research & Consulting Services.
Fundamental focus on social inclusion vital to future of sustainable cities, says new report
Equality and social inclusion must go hand in hand with climate protection and economic growth to ensure the long-term success of sustainable cities and a green recovery post-pandemic, says a new report available here:
Choosing to Challenge on International Women’s Day
At Jacobs, living inclusion and working to end gender inequity are year-round activities: the drive to create a world where everyone has the same opportunity to thrive never stops. Dates like International Women’s Day allow us to reflect on the progress we have made and renew our commitment to advancing diversity through equality.
Jacobs Wins Mark Cuban Cost Plus Drug Company, PBC Contract to Deliver Pharmaceutical Facility
Jacobs was selected to provide Engineering services for Mark Cuban Cost Plus Drug Company, PBC’s facility in Dallas, Texas. The facility will provide low-cost versions of high-cost generic drugs. Find out more about this facility, and Jacobs' involvement, in this article.
HS2's Colne Valley Landscape & Habitat Creation Project: Creating a Lasting Legacy
An ambitious scheme, designed by HS2’s landscape architects, ecologists, engineers and soil specialists, including Jacobs, aims to reuse construction materials to create 127 hectares of new chalk grassland, woodland, wood pasture and wetland habitats that will substantially enhance the local natural environment. Read the article here:
Jacobs Takes Majority Stake in PA Consulting to Form Strategic Partnership
Accelerating its growth strategy as a leading technology-enabled solutions provider, Jacobs (NYSE:J) has taken a 65% stake in PA Consulting, a leading innovation and transformation consulting...
Helping Southern US through Winter Storms: Giving Back in our Home State
Deadly winter storms swept across the southern United States, claiming at least 59 lives and knocking out power to millions of residents. Response to the crisis is happening now, and Jacobs is doing its part to support those in need. Click to read more about our efforts.
Q&A: Talking with Nicola Wilkins, Senior Associate Renewable Engineer
In our ‘future of energy’ series, we’re getting to know the next generation of leaders who are solving the world’s most pressing challenges in energy and sustainability and will shape the energy industry of tomorrow.We connected with Nicola Wilkins Jacobs’ Senior Associate Renewable Engineer to talk about her role in developing and supporting the delivery of renewable energy projects, the magic that inspired her journey towards a career in renewable energy technologies and what she enjoys about being part of #OurJacobs. Read more in this Jacobs.com interview.
Q&A: Talking with Senior Strategic Consultant – Renewables, Stephen Zhao
In our ‘future of energy’ series, we’re getting to know the next generation of leaders who are solving the world’s most pressing challenges in energy and sustainability and will shape the energy industry of tomorrow. We connected with Stephen Zhao, Jacobs’ Senior Strategic Consultant - Renewables to tell us about his role in Jacobs’ Power Generation and Storage group, why he chose a career that focuses on renewable energy technologies and he share his thoughts on how his work is shaping the world around us. Read more in this Jacobs.com interview.
Q&A: Talking with Gareth Forwood, Jacobs Senior Renewable Energy Engineer
In our ‘future of energy’ series, we’re getting to know the next generation of leaders who are solving the world’s most pressing challenges in energy and sustainability and will shape the energy industry of tomorrow. We connected with Gareth Forwood Jacobs’ Senior Renewable Energy Engineer to talk his role in the development of solar power energy projects, what sparked his interest in solar energy and shares some of his recent learnings and thoughts on building resilient renewable infrastructure. Read more in this Jacobs.com interview.
Q&A: Talking with Dr. Nasim Pour, Consultant - Energy Markets
In our ‘future of energy’ series, we’re getting to know the next generation of leaders who are solving the world’s most pressing challenges in energy and sustainability and will shape the energy industry of tomorrow. We connected with Dr. Nasim Pour, Jacobs’ Consultant - Energy Markets to talk about how her work is helping to assess and plan the transition towards a sustainable energy future. Read more in this Jacobs.com interview.
Q&A: Talking with Liam Schwartz, Jacobs Renewable Energy Engineer
In our ‘future of energy’ series, we’re getting to know the next generation of leaders who are solving the world’s most pressing challenges in energy and sustainability and will shape the energy industry of tomorrow. We connected with Liam Schwartz, Jacobs’ Renewable Energy Engineer to find out a little bit about what he does at Jacobs and what sparked his interest in renewable technologies. Read more in this Jacobs.com interview.