Jacobs Engineering Wins Contract to Support NASA's Johnson Space Center
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it was awarded a contract to provide engineering, technology and science services to NASA's Johnson Space Center (JSC) in Houston, Texas.
The cost-plus-award-fee services contract has a potential value of $1.93 billion, including options. The contract begins May 1 with a five-year base period followed by two two-year options.
Work under the JSC Engineering, Technology, and Science (JETS) contract supports NASA JSC's Engineering Directorate and Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science Directorate. Services include engineering design and development, sustaining engineering, engineering analysis and assessment, technology development, test services, laboratory and facility operation and maintenance, planetary mission research, physical science research, and astromaterials curation. NASA programs and offices supported by the contract include the International Space Station, Orion, Advanced Exploration Systems, the Chief Technologist and Commercial Crew and Cargo and Mars Science Laboratory science research and operations.
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