Jacobs forges alliance with bio-intel specialist to enhance regenerative solutions Locked

Global, North America

Jacobs in acquisition mode to accelerate shift to high value solutions Locked

With two sizable strategic investments announced in the last seven days - including a majority stake the UK’s PA Consulting - Jacobs is ramping up its tech-enabled solutions. FY20 financials point to resilient performance as CEO introduces ‘Focus 2023’ initiative

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Jacobs joins Environment Analyst’s Sustainability Delivery Group

The 55,000-strong global consulting and technology group Jacobs has become the eighth member of Environment Analyst’s Sustainability Delivery Group.

Europe, Global, North America, UK

No ‘silver bullet’ for PFAS Locked

The PFAS remediation market is potentially huge. But the science, regulation and technology in this area still have a long way to go. Will Hatchett reports

North America, United States

Strong 2019 could fast-track US environmental sector recovery Locked

ENR’s annual industry survey shows environmental firms were in strong health ahead of pandemic, a crucial anchor in these turbulent times

Global, North America

Sharpened focus generates favourable H1 for Jacobs Locked

Transformed portfolio 'demonstrates strong financial flexibility' in face of COVID shock, US firm reassures on solid first half

Global, North America, UK

Jacobs reveals climate plan to ‘set us apart’ Locked

The US-based consulting and technology group unveiled its climate action plan on 22 April, Earth Day, with Jacobs setting out how it will soon be able to boast a net-zero carbon impact with 100% renewable energy use.

Global, North America, UK

Jacobs execs take pay cut to help fund COVID-19 aid Locked

The US-based consulting and technology group has said its senior executives and board of directors have agreed to take a 10% reduction in salary or compensation.

Global, North America, UK

Coronavirus will drive ESG investing ‘skywards’ Locked

Sustainable, responsible and impactful - or ESG - investing is expected to skyrocket in line with stakeholder value-driven business in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak and its economic impacts

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, North America, UK

Jacobs secures major London regeneration contract Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Jacobs completes acquisition of Wood’s nuclear business Locked

Europe, Global, North America, UK, United States

Jacobs wins USACE environmental quality contract Locked

North America, United States

Heathrow ruling: a turning point for transport infrastructure? Locked

Heathrow’s third runway has been halted for now. The ruling could have huge ramifications for the planning and development of other transport infrastructure schemes

UK

Jacobs-Stantec JV to design $1.9bn Texas flood defences Locked

Global, North America

EIC pushes for ‘environmental net gain’ Locked

White paper calls for development projects to deliver broader and more holistic 'environmental net gain', building on the biodiversity net gain principal.

UK

Wood to sell industrial services business as part of rationalisation plan Locked

Europe, Global, UK

UK environmental consultancy gathers momentum with Brexit worries sidelined

Brexit fails to dampen sector thanks to a resurgent public sector spending and continued infrastructure activity. And there’s change at the top as WSP, Jacobs, RSK, AECOM and Mott MacDonald lead the pack, while APEM, Delta-Simons and Sweco enter EA’s Top 30 for the first time.

Europe, Global, UK

Jacobs to trial PFAS treatment in Orange County Locked

Global, North America

Worley announces surprise change in CEO Locked

Aussie group share price reacts to news of Andrew Wood's unexpected departure, following seven-year tenure in CEO role. An internal promotion for current COO will see Chris Ashton take up the reins

Asia Pacific, Global

Jacobs reappointed to EPA Great Lakes contract Locked

Global, North America

Strong demand in N America fuels environmental consulting market

Infrastructure & development opportunities create healthy demand for EC services, according to latest global sector report from Environment Analyst. AECOM, Jacobs and Tetra Tech retain position as top three EC providers worldwide as other challengers ascend rankings

Global, North America

Jacobs in NASA contract win Locked

Global, North America

Jacobs commits to UK with 2,400 proposed new hires Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Sustainability and tech-enabled execution at heart of rejuvenated Jacobs Locked

Reshaped and slim-lined Jacobs unveils company rebrand ‘showcasing technology-enabled solutions' on the back of strong FY19 top line and bottom line

Global, North America, UK

Jacobs invests in social value specialist Simetrica Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Jacobs wins National Science Foundation contract Locked

United States

CEO summit highlights industry imperatives from diversity to digitalisation Locked

Environment Analyst explores key themes debated at AEC Advisors’ recent CEO Summit in New York: KPIs for success, M&A strategy, diversity & inclusion, digitalisation and stakeholder value vs shareholder value

Global, North America

Jacobs’ Hanford Plateau remediation contract extended Locked

Global, North America

Contaminated land: A modern midlife crisis? Locked

Environment Analyst’s latest insight report explores the dynamics of the UK’s maturing contaminated land management sector and why consultants believe change from within is needed to kick-start the industry. It also views developments in the context of global market trends and statistics.

UK

Agency announces delivery partners for £80m client support framework Locked

The Environment Agency has appointed consultants to help deliver its capital investment programme for flood defence assets. AECOM, Arcadis and Mott MacDonald among winning bidders.

UK