Jacobs Wins NASA White Sands Test Facility

Pasadena-based Jacobs Engineering Group said late Monday that it has been awarded a $400M contract at the NASA White Sands Test Facility, near Las Cruces, New Mexico. Jacobs said it was awarded the Test Evaluation and Support Team 2 (TEST2) contract, where it will provide support for current and future NASA programs for space transportation and human space flight, along with other programs. Jacobs said the contract is effective May 1st, and has a maximum value of $400M, split between a two year, base period of performance and three, one-year options. Jacobs will handle everything from propulsion system testing to operations and maintenance of the on-site laboratories and facilities.