Jacobs and Total Ink Deal

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced today that a subsidiary company has signed an engineering partnership with Total E&P the Netherlands to provide engineering services for Total's offshore gas production facilities on the Dutch sector of the European Continental Shelf.

Officials did not disclose the contract value.

Under the five-year partnership agreement, Jacobs is working closely with Total E&P NL to define, develop, and support the execution of offshore projects. The companies will perform the work from Total's office in Den Helder, the Netherlands.

In making the announcement, Jacobs Group Vice President Andy Kremer stated, "We have worked as Total's preferred supplier for engineering services since 2001. We are committed to assist and to improve in an efficient manner their safety performance and capital productivity, and this partnership agreement provides an excellent platform for doing so. This step also strengthens our leadership position in the upstream business in the Netherlands."

Jacobs, with over 35,000 employees and revenues exceeding $5.0 billion, provides technical, professional, and construction services globally.