Jacobs selected to deliver program management services for new airport in Manila

Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) has announced San Miguel Corporation (SMC) has selected it as program management consultant for the New Manila International Airport (NMIA) project in Bulacan, the Philippines, the company said.

One of the largest and most ambitious infrastructure projects in the country, the entire development includes construction of a new terminal, four runways and airport support facilities spread out over almost 6,200 acres (2,500 hectares) in the province of Bulacan. When complete, the airport will accommodate up to 100 million passengers per year and will significantly ease passenger and air traffic congestion at Manila´s existing Ninoy Aquino International Airport. SMC is investing approximately USD 14 billion (PHP 734 billion) into the project with the first phase to be operational within six years.

Program management services to be delivered by Jacobs during planning, design and construction phases include project scoping and management, contract development, strategic advisory, design management and scheduling and financial planning.

Jacobs provides solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. With approximately USD 12 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 50,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management for business, industrial, commercial, government and infrastructure sectors.