The agreement enables Jacobs to provide project management, engineering, design, drafting, technical, field support and project close-out services for TransCanada’s pipelines and liquids facilities projects across Canada.
“With the continued growth of upstream and midstream companies in North America, this agreement marks a significant step for Jacobs in extending our capabilities to new energy infrastructure clients and increasing our market share and growth in this sector. In particular, we have considerable experience in Canada delivering innovative and cost saving ideas for our pipeline and midstream clients,” said Manuel Junco, Jacobs senior vice president of petroleum and chemicals. “We are excited to contribute significant value to TransCanada’s upcoming pipeline and pipeline facility projects. We look forward to establishing a mutually beneficial long-term relationship with TransCanada.”
Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The company employs 50,000 people and operates in more than 30 countries around the world. For more information, visit www.jacobs.com.
With more than 65 years’ experience, TransCanada is a leader in the responsible development and reliable operation of North American energy infrastructure including natural gas and liquids pipelines, power generation and gas storage facilities. TransCanada operates a network of natural gas pipelines that extends more than 90,300 km (56,100 miles), tapping into virtually all major gas supply basins in North America. TransCanada is the continent’s leading provider of gas storage and related services with 664 billion cubic feet of storage capacity. A large independent power producer, TransCanada currently owns or has interests in over 10,500 megawatts of power generation in Canada and the United States. TransCanada is also the developer and operator of one of North America’s leading liquids pipeline systems that extends over 4,300 kilometres (2,700 miles), connecting growing continental oil supplies to key markets and refineries.