Jacobs sells stake in Worley Locked

The US-based consultancy acquired a minority stake in Worley when it sold its energy, chemicals and resources division to the firm in 2019

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, North America

Expert Opinion: EFCG perspectives on fostering and maintaining an inclusive workplace

The New York-based Environmental Financial Consulting Group (EFCG) gives an overview based on its June 2021 DEI Workshop for business leaders and senior executives in the a/e/c industry

Global, North America

Jacobs accelerates sustainable business plan Locked

Renewed focus aims to expedite market opportunities and attract and retain top talent

Global, North America, UK

Worley settles Jacobs’ alleged pay discrimination dispute Locked

Australian player reaches $1m settlement with US Department of Labor relating to Houston site

Global, North America

Jacobs offers climate course to global workforce Locked

Global engineering, technology and environmental consulting major Jacobs is offering a climate change course to its entire c55,000-strong workforce as part of efforts to embed green skills for responding to the climate crisis

Global, North America, UK

How to drive M&A success & avoid transaction pitfalls Locked

Distinguished engineering & consulting business leader, now turned strategic advisor Terry Ruhl shares his research and insights as to why some of our industry's mergers and acquisitions are doomed to fail, while others are destined to be fruitful

Global, North America, UK

Jacobs reports ‘accelerating ESG opportunities across all business lines’ Locked

55,000-strong US professional services firm reports on "strong" first half of fiscal year and looks forward to robust FY22 driven by infrastructure modernisation and digital and sustainability-driven disruption

Global, North America, UK

UK environmental consulting resilient despite Brexit & CV-19 Locked

Sector hits all-time high of £1.9bn in 2019 before pandemic forces decline last year; Jacobs confirmed new market leader, then RSK, WSP, AECOM and RPS; demand for climate change & energy services surges as net zero and climate resilience efforts ramp up

Europe, Global, UK

Jacobs and the social value imperative Locked

US-based Jacobs acquired 50% of the UK social value consultancy Simetrica in 2019. Eighteen months on and social value is becoming a crucial enabler in helping clients deliver a sustainable and inclusive recovery to CV-19

Europe, Global, UK

Jacobs adds AI to digital EHS offering Locked

Global, North America

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

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

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

Global, North America

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

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 to trial PFAS treatment in Orange County Locked

Global, North America

Jacobs reappointed to EPA Great Lakes contract Locked

Global, North America