Manchester Airport Group chooses Jacobs for East Midlands Airport construction projects



Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has received a framework agreement from Manchester Airport Group (MAG) to deliver building and infrastructure construction and maintenance/refurbishment works for East Midlands Airport in the United Kingdom, the company said.

This includes the ongoing expansion projects which will improve capacity, throughput and overall customer experience at the airport. Jacobs´ scope of work includes project management, procurement, construction and commissioning activities for airport buildings and associated infrastructure. Jacobs´ initial framework agreement with MAG runs until 2020, with options for extensions up to 2025.

Manchester Airports Group (MAG) is the largest UK-owned airport operator, serving around 52 million passengers every year in addition to handling 600,000 tonnes of air freight annually. MAG owns and operates Manchester, London Stansted, East Midlands and Bournemouth airports.

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