KBR selected as global upstream partner for BG Group KBR (KBR) announced that it has been selected by BG Group (BRGYY) as their Global Upstream Alliance Partner. The six-year contract, includes an option for two two-year extensions, and will provide capability support, services and project management services across all of BG Group's Global Upstream Portfolio. The single partner alliance will focus on BG Group's global portfolio of projects, enhancing BG Group's capacity to deliver major upstream oil and gas projects around the world. This integrated approach will capitalize on KBR's high caliber of people, knowledge and expertise and will be central to BG Group's overall delivery. KBR is a pioneer in project alliances and has delivered many successful projects in the North Sea using the alliancing model.