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Jacobs has launched a global Action Plan for Advancing Justice and Equality, which builds on Jacobs’ existing global inclusion and diversity strategy, TogetherBeyond℠, and sets actionable initiatives and measurable objectives in the company’s continuing efforts to address embedded and systemic racial inequities.
Employees initiated the development of the action plan with a team who collaborated alongside Jacobs’ Board of Directors and Executive Leadership Team to outline three key sets of commitments and specific, measurable actions with performance outcomes:
- Amplify culture of belonging
- Recruit, retain and advance Black employees based on merit
- Contribute to structural change in the broader society
Jacobs to Acquire Software Enabled Cloud and Edge Analytics Provider BlackLynx
Based in Rockville, Md., BlackLynx adds industry-leading edge computing, hybrid-cloud and collection automation technologies to support intelligence, defense, and critical infrastructure sectors.
Jacobs Takes Majority Stake in PA Consulting to Form Strategic Partnership
Accelerating its growth strategy as a leading technology-enabled solutions provider, Jacobs has taken a 65% stake in PA Consulting, a leading innovation and transformation consulting firm.
“This strategic partnership accelerates our strategy to become a leader in bringing greater innovation and creativity to respond to current-day challenges such as climate change, cyber, urbanization and the ongoing healthcare crisis.”
– Steve Demetriou
Jacobs Chair and CEO
We tackle the world's toughest challenges
The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities.
In Jacobs’ series of If/When interviews with some of today’s leading industry and academic problem solvers, we discuss the Ifs and Whens of disruption - those phenomena with the potential to unsettle the status quo, as well as those now imminent and emerging.
Inflection Points Podcasts
Our Inflection Points series provides background on the significant economic, environmental, geopolitical, societal and technological changes that shape our world, the challenges at their core and the actions we’re taking to create a more connected, sustainable world.
Climate Action Plan
From the way we operate our business, to the work we perform with clients, Jacobs’ Climate Action Plan details how we’ll continue to make a positive environmental, societal and economic difference for businesses, governments and communities around the world.
Q&A: Talking with Mark Reiner, Jacobs’ Director of Resilient Infrastructure
Jacobs’ Superstars Recognized for Their Contributions Around the Globe
Next Day Delivery: How a Jacobs Team is Helping to Bring COVID-19 Supplies Across India
Fast Rail: A Catalyst for
Jacobs has released a new paper titled: Fast rail – A catalyst for growth in the regions. The paper explores how fast rail connections can benefit regional economies and populations, beyond providing improved connections to jobs, opportunities, activities and services in nearby capital cities.
A Blueprint for Creating Social Value Across the Project Lifecycle
Jacobs, in collaboration with Simetrica-Jacobs, has released a new thought leadership paper exploring how infrastructure investments can contribute to addressing critical societal issues and how infrastructure can be planned, delivered/built and operated to generate social value and overcome social issues in our communities.
Robust infrastructure establishes the backbone of productive, economically strong communities as assets essential to commerce, trade, public safety and quality of life.
As global supply and demand for water intensifies, solving the world’s most complex water challenges demands different thinking – and that’s where we come in.