JACOBS MCKEE RECEIVES $2 MILLION CONTRACT WITH UNIVAR CORP.
JACOBS MCKEE RECEIVES $2 MILLION CONTRACT WITH UNIVAR CORP. PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that its Robert E. McKee construction group was awarded a $2 million contract with Univar Corp. (NYSE: UVX) to remodel an existing chemical distribution warehouse at San Jose, Calif. McKee is the general contractor for the program which will upgrade Univar's Van Waters & Rogers distribution center to meet current HAZMAT and Environmental Protection Agency standards. As part of the modifications, McKee will add firewalls, spill containment systems, and related chemical resistant coatings. The work is phased to allow continuous operation of the facility during construction. The project will be completed in October 1992. Jacobs Engineering Group, headquartered in Pasadena, provides single-source consulting, engineering, design, architectural, environmental and hazardous waste management, procurement, construction, construction management, contract maintenance and operations services to government and industry worldwide. Jacobs has 23 offices located throughout the United States and Ireland. -0- 10/6/92 /CONTACT: Robert Clement of Jacobs Engineering, 818-578-6902/ (JEC UVX) CO: Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.; Robert E. McKee; Univar Corp. ST: California IN: CST CHM SU: CON
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|Date:||Oct 6, 1992|
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