Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

March 15, 2005 07:45 ET

Jacobs Receives Contract from Pfizer


NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY CCNMatthews

FOR: JACOBS ENGINEERING GROUP INC.

NYSE SYMBOL: JEC

MARCH 15, 2005 - 07:45 ET

Jacobs Receives Contract from Pfizer

PASADENA, Calif.--(CCNMatthews - Mar 15, 2005) -

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today that a
subsidiary company received a contract from Pfizer to provide
preliminary engineering services for Pfizer's Focus Freeze Dry project
in Puurs, Belgium.

Officials did not disclose the contract value.

This project expands the current aseptic production facilities with a
new formulation area, additional filling and freeze dry capacity, and
required auxiliary operations.

In making the announcement, Jacobs Group Vice President Andy Kremer
stated, "We are very pleased that Pfizer selected us for a third
consecutive freeze dry expansion project at this site. The Puurs project
is a significant extension of our relationship with Pfizer in Europe and
we look forward to working with them to achieve their objectives for
this important project."

Jacobs, with over 35,000 employees and revenues approaching $5.0
billion, provides technical, professional, and construction services
globally.

Any statements made in this release that are not based on historical
fact are forward-looking statements. Any forward-looking statements made
in this release represent management's best judgement as to what may
occur in the future. However, Jacobs' actual outcome and results are not
guaranteed and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and
assumptions ("Future Factors"), and may differ materially from what is
expressed. For a description of Future Factors that could cause actual
results to differ materially from such forward-looking statements, see
the discussion under the section "Forward-Looking Statements" included
in Item 7 -- Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition
and Results of Operations contained in the Company's 2004 Annual Report
on Form 10-K.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
    Rod Sharp, 626-578-6992