Jacobs

2301 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia
PA
19106
Phone: 
(215) 569-2900
Fax: 
215-569-5963
About the Firm 
At Jacobs, our focus on building long-term client relationships has helped us become one of the largest and most diverse providers of technical and professional services, including all aspects of architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting.
Types of Work
Educational Facilities: 
15%
Engineering: 
6%
Health Care/Medical: 
10%
Interiors: 
10%
Lab/Research Facilities: 
20%
Office Buildings/Commercial: 
15%
Pharmaceuticals: 
15%
Planning: 
5%
Public Work (Civic/Gov't): 
10%
Special Services 
Sustainable Design
Firm Personnel
Total Staff This Office: 
410
Total Staff Outside Office: 
50 000
Architects (Registered): 
216
Landscape Architects: 
31
Engineers (Electrical): 
10
Engineers (Structural): 
7
Interior Designers: 
33
Planners (Urban and Regional): 
42
Interns/Draftspeople: 
17
Engineers (Civil): 
50
Engineers (Mechanical): 
52
Graphic Designers: 
3
Lighting Designers: 
6
Administration: 
10
Projects 
Campbell Employee Center, Camden, NJ; Lincoln University High Technology Building, Chester County, PA; Academy of Music Ballroom Restoration, Philadelphia, PA; Pennsylvania State University Moore Building Addition, University Park, PA; DuPont Project Renaissance, Wilmington, DE; Novo Nordisk Headquarters Expansion, Princeton, NJ; Digitas Health Headquarters, Philadelphia, PA; Parx Grill, Bensalem, PA; Autodesk AEC Headquarters, Waltham, MA; FDA Research and Administration Headquarters, Silver Springs, MD; Shire Pharmaceuticals Project Atlas, Lexington, MA; University of Michigan Brehm Tower at Kellogg Eye Center, Ann Arbor, MI; Rockefeller University, New York, NY; The Arnold Arboretum at Harvard University Weld Hill Building, Jamaica Plain, MA; Clarence E. Lightner Public Safety Building, Raleigh, NC; ING Metro Park 6, Alexandria, VA; Chapel Hill Downtown Master Plan, Chapel Hill, NC; Abu Dhabi Ecological Park, UAE; King Abdullah Financial District Tower, Saudi Arabia; Gale International Gateway Center at Songdo City, South Korea; Middle East Government Research and Office Headquarters, Saudi Arabia; Federation of Korean Industries Headquarters Tower, South Korea; Al Diriyah Residential Development, Saudi Arabia; Smithsonian Institution Experimental Research Labs, Panama; Far Eastern Federal University, Russia; Riyadh University for Women, Saudi Arabia; Plaza Cambodia Mixed-Use Development, Cambodia
Awards 
2010 Most Innovative Work, IIDA Philadelphia City Center, Digitas Health Headquarters, Philadelphia, PA; People's Choice Award, IIDA Philadelphia City Center, Parx Grill, Bensalem, PA; Honorable Mention _x0013_ Creative Use of Finishes and Furniture, IIDA Philadelphia City Center, Confidential Client Office Relocation, Conshohocken, PA; Best Office (30,000 _x0013_ 80,000 SF), IIDA New England, Autodesk AEC Headquarters, Waltham, MA; Award of Merit, Outstanding Achievement in Lighting Design, IESNA _x0013_ Boston Section, Autodesk AEC Headquarters, Waltham, MA; Merit Award _x0013_ Unbuilt, AIA Triangle Chapter, The Clarence E. Lightner Public Safety Center, Raleigh, NC; Interior Restoration Award, Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia, Academy of Music Ballroom, Philadelphia, PA; Best New World Class Briefing Center, Association of Briefing Program Managers, Autodesk AEC Headquarters, Waltham, MA; 2009 Award of Excellence _x0013_ Good Design is Good Business Awards Business Week / Architectural Record, Autodesk AEC Headquarters, Waltham, MA; Build Massachusetts Award, AGC of Massachusetts, Autodesk AEC Headquarters, Waltham, MA; Excellence in Construction Award, Association Builders and Contractors New Hampshire / Vermont Chapter, Autodesk AEC Headquarters, Waltham, MA; Building Information Model (BIM) Award Citation Design / Delivery Process Using BIM, AIA Technology in Architectural Practice Knowledge Community, Autodesk AEC Headquarters, Waltham, MA; Building Information Model (BIM) Honorable Mention Design / Delivery Process Using BIM, AIA Technology in Architectural Practice Knowledge Community, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center Anschutz Medical Campus Research 2, Aurora, CO; Team Recognition Award, USACE Baltimore, NGA Campus East Central Utility Plant and Technology Center, Ft. Belvoir, VA; Craftsmanship Award _x0013_ Power Generation, Distribution, and Switch Gear, Washington Building Council, FDA Central Shared Use Data Center, Silver Spring, MD; Bronze Award for New Construction 2008 ARC Award, for Advancing, Reinvigorating, and Cultivating Excellence in Engineering, Consulting-Specifying Engineer Magazine, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center Anschutz Medical Campus Research 2, Aurora, CO; National Design-Build Award: Projects Under $15 Million, Design-Build Institute of America, Department of the Navy Submarine Escape Training School Naval Submarine Base New London, Groton, CT; Project Leadership Special Award, Construction Owners Association of America, Department of the Navy, Submarine Escape Training School Naval Submarine Base New London, Groton, CT; Outstanding Design Architectural Portfolio, American School & University Magazine, St. Lawrence University Johnson Hall of Science, Canton, NY; Gold Hard Hat Award for Public Projects, Colorado Construction, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center Anschutz Medical Campus Research 2, Aurora, CO; Top Colorado Projects of 2008, Colorado Construction, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center Anschutz Medical Campus Research 2, Aurora, CO; People_x0019_s Choice Award, IIIDA Philadelphia City Center, Avery Dennison Fasson Roll North America Headquarters, Mentor, OH; Award of Merit, Maryland / DC National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), FDA Engineering & Physics Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD Networking Achievement Award, New England Women in Real Estate (NEWIRE), Community Servings, Boston, MA Grand Prize for Cast-In-Place, American Concrete Institute Eastern Pennsylvania & Delaware Chapter NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic, Submarine Escape Training School, Groton, CT 2007 Award of Excellence, Business Week/Architectural Record, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research New Global Research Headquarters, Cambridge, MA Merit Award - Built and Interior, American Institute of Architects Triangle Chapter, News & Observer Garner Insert Facility Renovation Garner, NC Best Office Under 20,000 SF Award, International Interior Design Association, New England Chapter, BT Radianz Investment Offices Boston, MA Best of Corporate Award, International Interior Design Association, Philadelphia City Center Chapter, Brandywine Realty Trust, Corporate Headquarters, Radnor, PA Team Merit Award, US Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, New Campus East, Ft. Belvoir, VA Citation of Merit, American Institute of Architects Pennsylvania Chapter, Zhiye Plaza Office Tower, Suzhou, China Best of 2007 Institutional Award, Mid-Atlantic Construction Magazine, FDA Engineering & Physics Laboratory,Silver Spring, MD Merit Award for Excellence in Architecture, American Institute of Architects, Washington, DC Chapter, FDA Central Shared Use Facility, Silver Spring, MD Best Place to Work in PA, Team Pennsylvania Foundation, KlingStubbins, Philadelphia, PA Outstanding Architecture Firm Volunteer Award, Community Design Collaborative, Greening of Greenfield School, Philadelphia, PA First Place for New, Institutional Buildings, ASHRAE Regional Technology Award National Capital Chapter, FDA Central Shared Use Facility, Silver Spring, MD Designing Futures Award, Charter High School for Architecture + Design, KlingStubbins, Philadelphia, PA 2006 Jury's Choice Award for Building Information Model (BIM), American Institute of Architects Technology in Architectural Practice Knowledge Community Merck Research Laboratories Boston, Boston, MA Silver Medal, American Institute of Architects Pennsylvania Chapter 322 A Street, Wilmington, DE Citation of Merit, American Institute of Architects Pennsylvania Chapter University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center Research Complex I, Aurora, CO Gold Award, Building Team Awards, Building Design & Construction US Postal Service Processing and Distribution Center, Philadelphia, PA Best of Corporate Design, IIDA Philadelphia City Center, Elsevier Medical Publishing Office, Philadelphia, PA
Contacts
Primary Contact: 
Ellen Sisle
Principals: 
Steven J. Demetriou, CEO; Robert V. Pragada, President of Buildings & Infrastructure and Industrial
Senior Associates: 
N/A
Consultant: 
Ellen Sisle
Supplier: 
Ellen Sisle
Marketing: 
Clare Hall 215.813.8272
PR: 
Clare Hall
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