Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today its selection by BASF as a Global Engineering Partner.

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Sitting right to left: Vinayak Pai, SVP & GM Petroleum and Chemicals - India and Asia, Jacobs; Gary  ...

Sitting right to left: Vinayak Pai, SVP & GM Petroleum and Chemicals - India and Asia, Jacobs; Gary Mandel, President, Petroleum and Chemicals, Jacobs; Klaus Welsch, President Engineering & Maintenance, BASF; Wolfgang Haas, President Legal, Taxes & Insurance, BASF; Fried-Walter Münstermann, President Procurement, BASF. Standing right to left: K Subramanian; Raymond Mosbach; Christine Hau; Munir Khan; Bill Meyn; Werner Pehlke; Wolfram Heinke; Sharad Joshi; Rainer Liebisch; Christian Brunn; Rene Jonkers; Nate Aulds; Marcel Bakker; Joachim Thiel; Donna Zhang; Kyle Marks; Frank Gay; Thiago Gomes de Lima; Jens Bruhn; Stefan Sechting; Martin Buschbacher; Alina Rehm; Neslihan Erel.

Under a three year contract, Jacobs is providing engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) and integrated project management services to BASF for projects around the world.

The selection follows a rigorous process in which Jacobs was able to demonstrate extensive project execution capabilities in India, Southeast Asia, North America and Europe. Jacobs' international experience in these markets is expected to prove beneficial to BASF as it opens opportunities for further growth and expansion.

In making the announcement Jacobs President, Petroleum and Chemicals, Gary Mandel said, "Our relationship with BASF spans many years, and we are delighted to further strengthen our relationship across the globe. This selection represents a strong endorsement of our international reach and EPCM capabilities, and we look forward to working alongside BASF to support its continued growth and success."

Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical professional and construction services.

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