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KBR selected by UK Ministry of Defence for Operational Support Capability Contract

HOUSTON – (9 May, 2016) – KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has been selected by the UK's Ministry of Defence for the Operational Support Capability Contract (OSCC).

 The contract will see KBR continue to be embedded in to the British military operational headquarters, the Permanent Joint Headquarters (PJHQ) for up to the next four years. KBR will provide its expertise in project management, engineering, supply chain management, logistics and project delivery to support military planning, operations and training.

This win is a testament to KBR's long term commitment to the British military operating alongside one another in Afghanistan, Iraq and other remote locations.

"We are extremely proud of the strong partnership that we have developed with the British Military through successfully delivering operational support for the past 12 years. Our track record of delivering projects and support, sometimes in the most austere and hostile environments – and often on an urgent basis - has proven our ability to deliver in this challenging landscape. We are pleased to have been selected to continue this responsibility for up to the next four years," said Andrew Barrie, Head of KBR's UK Government Services business.

KBR's Government Services business provides deployed operational support to the highest standards across the world.

President of Government Services Andrew Pringle said, "Our work with the military, for which KBR is perhaps best known, goes back decades. There is now a clear role for contractors to work in support of our military colleagues in the deployed space as a truly integrated force."

"The award of this contract continues on the company's commitment to win the right work including more long term, enduring contracts with foreign governments," Pringle added.

Revenue associated with this project will be recognized as task orders are confirmed.

About KBR, Inc.

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program life cycle within the Hydrocarbons and Government Services Sectors. KBR employs over 31,000 people worldwide, with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

  • Government Services, serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full life-cycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics
  • Technology & Consulting, including proprietary technology focused on the monetization of hydrocarbons (especially natural gas and natural gas liquids) in ethylene and petrochemicals; ammonia, nitric acid and fertilizers; oil refining; gasification; oil and gas consulting; integrity management; naval architecture and proprietary hulls; and downstream consulting
  • Engineering & Construction, including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU) and program management

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.

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For further information, please contact:

Andrea Newman | External Affairs Director
KBR Government Services (EMEA)
m: 07880 400260
t. 01372 864655