Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today it received a contract from the Marine Corps Special Operations Command (MARSOC) to provide communications training services to Marine Raiders combat personnel.

As the prime contractor, Jacobs brings a team of highly qualified communication and data experts to develop and provide hands-on training in state-of-the-art radio and data communication systems. Under the contract, Jacobs is also providing technical advice to MARSOC on training and employment of future ground-based and satellite communications systems.

In making the announcement, Jacobs Senior Vice President Aerospace and Technology Darren Kraabel stated, "Jacobs is proud to provide this unique and important training capability in support of MARSOC. This appointment extends our long-standing and successful relationship with MARSOC."

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

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