Jacobs Wins San Juan Basin Contract from BP

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced that it will provide the 2007 front-end engineering and early stage procurement services for BP's San Juan Basin project. BP seeks to increase its share of ultimate recovery of coalbed methane natural gas from the San Juan Basin of southwestern Colorado by an estimated 1.9 trillion cubic feet. The San Juan project also includes new field facilities to support more than 700 new wells.

In making the announcement, Jacobs Group Vice President Greg Landry stated, "We are delighted to support BP as they continue the responsible development of one of the largest gas fields in the United States. We are committed to provide tailored, value-added engineering, and innovative project delivery solutions to help ensure a low-cost, high-value capital investment."

Jacobs, with over 45,000 employees and revenues approaching $8.0 billion, provides technical, professional, and construction services globally.