), an engineering, and construction services company, has been
selected as the Gold Corporate Partner of the Institution of
Chemical Engineers (IChemE).
This corporate partnership recognizes and rewards KBR's
tireless commitments to career development of chemical engineers
as an employer and to the wider process industries as a whole.
KBR is the third recipient of this award, along with Sellafield
Ltd and the Abu Dhabi Operating Company.
IChemE is a global professional membership organization
representing the chemical engineering industry. As a Gold
Corporate Partner, KBR has pledged its commitment to encourage
talented and young professionals to pursue chemical engineering
and has diligently worked with students to prepare them for their
careers in the future. The company has also supported its own
chemical engineering employees to work towards Chartered Chemical
Engineer and obtain the Fellow status with the Institute.
Currently, the company has a workforce of more than 35,000
employees, including a group of skilled and highly qualified
This award is recognition of KBR as one of the top employers
in the chemical engineering community. This recognition will give
KBR the advantage of recruiting new talent and retaining
qualified employees along with an opportunity to influence the
learning process of the next generation of chemical engineers. In
addition, it also benefits the company's standing from the point
of view of Corporate Social Responsibility of the company.
KBR currently carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Other stocks
worth a look in the services sector are
Global Partners LP
AECOM Technology Corporation
Chicago Bridge & Iron
), all carrying a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
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