Jacobs to Provide Interior Design and Engineering Services for New Saint-Gobain North American Headquarters

  Jacobs to Provide Interior Design and Engineering Services for New
  Saint-Gobain North American Headquarters

Business Wire

PASADENA, Calif. -- May 13, 2014

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today that it was selected
by Saint-Gobain, the world’s largest building materials company, to provide
planning, interior design and engineering services for the company’s new
320,000-square-foot North American headquarters in Malvern, Pa.

The 65-acre campus is being developed as the North American headquarters of
Saint-Gobain and its North American construction materials subsidiary,
CertainTeed Corporation, both of which are currently headquartered in Valley
Forge, Pa.

Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs is supporting Saint-Gobain in
achieving its goal to transform the existing campus into a LEED-certified
facility using a wide range of environmentally sustainable building materials
from Saint-Gobain’s own product portfolio. “Our goal is to design a workplace
that is energy efficient, has superior air-quality and moisture management and
makes a material difference in the comfort and health of employees,” said John
Crowe, President and CEO of Saint-Gobain and CertainTeed corporations. “We are
excited to work with Jacobs to design a workspace that allows our business and
employees to continue to grow in a fully collaborative manner.”

In making the announcement, Jacobs Engineering Group Vice President Tom
McDuffie stated, “We are delighted to leverage our global building and
interior design and engineering capabilities, reinforced by recent
acquisitions, to support Saint-Gobain in creating a dynamic, integrated
headquarters campus in North America that enriches their employees and
positions them for future growth and expansion.”

Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical
professional and construction services.

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forward-looking statements. We base these forward-looking statements on
management’s current estimates and expectations as well as currently available
competitive, financial and economic data. Forward-looking statements, however,
are inherently uncertain. There are a variety of factors that could cause
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Form 10-K, and in particular the discussions contained under Items 1 -
Business, 1A - Risk Factors, 3 - Legal Proceedings, and 7 - Management's
Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations. We
do not undertake to update any forward-looking statements made herein.

Contact:

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
Michelle Jones, 626-578-6968
 
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