Jacobs Engineering Group received a frame agreement from
BASF to provide engineering services at BASFs integrated
chemicals complex in Antwerp, Belgium, the companies said on
Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs is providing
process, piping and electrical/ instrumentation engineering
Officials did not disclose the contract value, but noted that
the contract duration is three years.
BASFs integrated approach to manufacturing, research,
infrastructure, processes and management is known as Verbund, a
German word meaning linked or integrated to the maximum degree.
The Antwerp site is BASFs second-largest Verbund site; it
comprises more than 50 installations located on over two square
Having provided engineering services at this major
production site since 2003, we are delighted to build upon our
close working relationship with BASF," said Jacobs vice
president Mark Bello.
"We look forward to continuing to support BASFs Verbund
principles at the site.