KBR Selected as Preferred Contractor for Australian Water Plan
KBR (NYSE: KBR) today announced that it has been selected by Melbourne Water, in a joint venture with John Holland (JHKBRJV), to deliver engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for water, wastewater and drainage projects in Melbourne over the next three years. JHKBRJV is one of two joint ventures that will deliver these services as part of Melbourne Water's 2013 Water Plan capital works program.
“KBR is proud to work with Melbourne Water and John Holland in delivering water infrastructure improvements for the people of Melbourne using this innovative new delivery model,” said Andy Summers, Group President, KBR Infrastructure, Government and Power. “KBR's 60-year history building some of Australia's largest infrastructure projects positions the company well to deliver the best water solutions to the region.”
KBR is a global engineering, construction and services company supporting the energy, hydrocarbon, power, industrial, civil infrastructure, minerals, government services and commercial markets. For more information, visit www.kbr.com.
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