LAWA selects Jacobs Engineering for management of multi-billion dollar construction project at LAX

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has been awarded a seven-year professional services prime contract for project and construction management by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) to support its Landside Access Modernization Program, Airline/Tenant Improvement Program, and Capital Improvement Program at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the company said.

The City of Los Angeles anticipates an increase in travel into the Southern California region. In anticipation of this growth, LAWA has initiated the planning and development of more than USD 14bn in capital improvements at LAX.

Jacobs´ role includes a broad range of project and construction support services to deliver programs from definition to construction and final closeout.

Jacobs is supporting LAWA as the operator guides and approves major improvement plans by its airline tenants at LAX including Delta, United and Southwest Airlines.

Jacobs provides professional services to aviation markets globally. Its services range from strategic planning and financial consulting to planning, design, program, construction and asset management.

Jacobs is a provider of full-spectrum technical, professional, and construction services for industrial, commercial, and government organizations globally. The company employs over 54,000 people and operates in more than 25 countries around the world.