Jacobs Announces Acquisition of Eagleton Engineering
Enhances Pipeline Engineering and Design Capabilities
“Eagleton’s pipeline engineering and project delivery experience, strong project portfolio and talented employees allow us to enhance our full service offerings to our customers and drive our growth in the oil and gas business.”
The acquisition enhances Jacobs’ capabilities in midstream and upstream pipeline engineering, design and field surveying services.
Founded in 1965, Eagleton specializes in pipeline engineering, primarily providing professional services and resources to the oil, gas and petrochemical industries. The firm’s services cover the full life cycle of project planning and delivery, from conceptual studies and design to full turnkey engineering, procurement and construction solutions and operational support.
In making the announcement, Jacobs Group Vice President Chip Mitchell stated, “Eagleton’s pipeline engineering and project delivery experience, strong project portfolio and talented employees allow us to enhance our full service offerings to our customers and drive our growth in the oil and gas business.”
Eagleton President and Chief Executive Officer Duain Cagle added, “We are excited about our future with Jacobs and the expanded opportunities that are possible for our business and our employees.”
Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical professional and construction services.
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