KBR Receives Gold Corporate Partner Status Award from the Institution of Chemical Engineers

  KBR Receives Gold Corporate Partner Status Award from the Institution of
  Chemical Engineers

Business Wire

HOUSTON -- April 3, 2013

KBR (NYSE: KBR) announced today that it has been named as Institution of
Chemical Engineers (IChemE’s) newest Gold Corporate Partner. This award
recognizes KBR’s long standing commitment and leadership to the chemical
engineering industry.

IChemE is the global professional membership organization representing the
Chemical Engineering industry and the only organization to award chartered
status to suitably qualified chemical engineers. Founded in 1922, IChemE now
has more than 35,000 members around the world.

The IChemE’s Chief Executive Officer, David Brown, formally presented KBR with
the partner certificate at KBR’s Greenford office in London, U.K. The
corporate partnership recognizes organizations that demonstrate a sustained
commitment to employees, IChemE and the wider process industries. KBR became
only the third recipient of the Gold partnership, alongside Sellafield Ltd.
and the Abu Dhabi Operating Company.

As a Gold Corporate Partner, KBR has demonstrated a commitment to attracting
more talented young people into chemical engineering; working with chemical
engineering students to ensure they’re prepared for careers in the industry;
supporting its chemical engineering employees working towards Chartered
Chemical Engineer and Fellow status; and sharing knowledge and expertise with
the wider profession.

“KBR is delighted to accept this prestigious award from IChemE and values its
recognition of the great importance KBR places on the development of its
engineers,” said Farhan Mujib, Executive Vice President of Operations, KBR.

KBR is a global engineering, construction and services company supporting the
energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure,
power, industrial, and commercial markets. For more information, visit
www.kbr.com.

Contact:

KBR
Zac Nagle, 713-753-5082
Vice President,
Investor Relations and Communications
Investors@kbr.com
or
Marianne Gooch
Director, Corporate Communications
Media Relations Hotline: 713-753-3800
Mediarelations@kbr.com