Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today it received a contract to provide security consulting services for the fit out of the new Woodside headquarters located in the Capital Square development in Perth, Western Australia.

The security measures are to be interconnected and integrated across several buildings to be occupied by Woodside in the precinct.

Commenting on the announcement, Jacobs Senior Vice President Buildings and Infrastructure Patrick Hill said, "Our success in obtaining this contract is testament to our knowledge of the client, proven experience and deep understanding of the security risks associated with such a critical asset.

"We're excited by the opportunity to combine traditional and more dynamic approaches for this solution, with a focus on enabling work environments to remain open, engaging and inspiring without compromising security."

The security component of the project is expected to be complete in early 2018.

The project is being led by Jacobs' security consulting team based in Perth. The team is currently delivering several other significant projects in the corrections, education and critical infrastructure markets in Australia and New Zealand.

Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The company employs 50,000 people and operates in more than 30 countries around the world. For more information, visit www.jacobs.com.

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