Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. has received four awards from leading industry organizations in the transportation and construction sectors. Jacobs, in partnership with its clients, has won a National Transport Award, two British Construction Industry Awards and an Institution of Structural Engineers award.
The National Transport Awards (NTA) 2017 presented Essex County Council, which was supported by Jacobs, with the prestigious Transport Local Authority of the Year accolade. Jacobs has been supporting Essex County Council through the Ringway Jacobs Essex Framework, created in 2012, to deliver a highway network for the area.
Jacobs also enjoyed double success at the British Construction Industry (BCI) 2017 Awards, in recognition of the Heysham to M6 Link Road and British Airways i360 projects.
The Judges’ Special Award at the BCI 2017 Awards went to the British Airways i360, a futuristic vertical pier designed to replace the historic West Pier. Jacobs provided engineering design, project management, construction design management coordination and inspection services.
The Institution of Structural Engineers also recognized Jacobs for its work on the British Airways i360 project with the North West Regional Award in the category of Project Constructed Outside the North West Region.