Jacobs Engineering to Acquire CH2M

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) and CH2M HILL Companies Ltd. announced Aug. 2 that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Jacobs will acquire all of the outstanding shares of CH2M.

Tunnel Achievement Award – Blue Plains Tunnel

Sewer utilities are not often among those who shake the foundation of conventional thinking. DC Water, however, took a new approach to constructing its Blue Plains Tunnel and proved that utilities can also be innovative and creative.

Herrenknecht TBMs Tunneling Under LA

Los Angeles, the City of Angels, suffocates in traffic during rush hour. For this reason, the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is pushing ahead at full speed with the expansion of local transport links. In the coming years, the existing metro rail network will be expanded in a number of different places.

Herrenknecht TBM Constructs Large Road Tunnel in Switzerland

The shell of the Belchen rehabilitation tunnel has been completed. Tunneling ended successfully in Eptingen, Switzerland, on June 21, 2017.

Continuous Improvement — Conveyor Belt Systems Aid in TBM Productivity

The invention of the tunnel boring machine has had a profound impact on the tunneling industry around the world. When conveyor belts were introduced, however, the speed and efficiency of the machine greatly increased.

Contracts and Risk, Building Blocks for Success

While there may be no “one size fits all” solution, there are several themes that need to be addressed to arrive at a contract suitable for a particular project.

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