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Zigurat partners with Jacobs (Middle East), the company challenging today and reinventing tomorrow.


At Zigurat, we say that if we want to invent the future, we need to reinvent the present and go beyond. The Corporate Services Department keeps going beyond and crossing borders to reach companies that thrive for the development of their people. After signing a collaboration with a renowned British University, the Corporate Services Department travels from the United Kingdom to the Middle East to meet Jacobs, a global solutions provider and leader in a full spectrum of professional services.

The collaboration aims to create synergies in three areas: Training, Talent & Promotion. In the subject of Training, Jacobs' staff will join cutting-edge programs, like The Master's in Global BIM Management, the Global Master in Smart City Management, and the brand-new postgraduate course in Sustainable Architecture and Construction - Low Carbon Green Buildings and Circular Economy. These can help achieve to create a more connected, sustainable world.“Digital ways of work are critical to successful design, delivery and handover of projects for our Middle East clients. There is no other way to achieve our client(s) vision. Our partnership with Zigurat allows us to share knowledge and collaborate so we can move to a better future for everyone. We look forward to our alignment with Zigurat to build a more sustainable and better future in the Middle East and worldwide.”

- Gary Furphy Digital Engineering Regional Manager -

Within the Middle East, Jacobs was the programme partner with Mace for the most prominent event ever held in the Arab world: Expo 2020 Dubai. The Company leads the design and implementation stages of the Etihad Rail project, by providing engineering consultancy and construction supervision services. Jacobs leverages its experience delivering successful major programs including the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the ongoing FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022Zigurat Global Institute of Technology is polytechnic institute based in Barcelona and it is leading the e-learning industry with 20 years of experience. Its mission has always been to provide high-quality, inclusive, and equitable education, according to what best represents it: innovation and sustainability.

As a globally recognized institute, Zigurat offers a diverse training portfolio in Spanish, English, and Portuguese, based on a disruptive and collaborative learning-by-doing methodology focused on developing real projects. It’s supported by renowned universities, associations, and companies and a high-level faculty board that works with the commitment to develop the best professionals in the industry.

Visit and connect with Zigurat on Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, Youtube and Twitter.Jacobs is challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $14 billion in revenue and a talent force of approximately 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector. 

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