Jacobs awarded contract from Volpe Center to support FRA

Written by Jenifer Nunez, assistant editor

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. was awarded a contract from the Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center) to provide monitoring and technical assistance for the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) grant and loan Program.


The five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award task order contract has a maximum order limit of $70 million.

Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs is working with the Volpe Center to provide support to FRA grantees and borrowers in a variety of areas that include monitoring, technical assistance, compliance, program management, deliverable review and training.

Jacobs Group Vice President Kevin McMahon stated, “We are delighted to assist the Volpe Center in overseeing the FRA’s nationwide grant and loan program. Passenger and freight rail systems are vital components of the U.S. infrastructure and we are pleased to support rail transportation improvements through this important program.”


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