Expert Opinion: EFCG perspectives on fostering and maintaining an inclusive workplace

The New York-based Environmental Financial Consulting Group (EFCG) gives an overview based on its June 2021 DEI Workshop for business leaders and senior executives in the a/e/c industry

Global, North America

Arup extends flexible working to 7-day week Locked

The employee trust-owned global engineering and design firm is adopting a hybrid employment model in the the UK

Europe, Global, UK

UK environmental consulting resilient despite Brexit & CV-19 Locked

Sector hits all-time high of £1.9bn in 2019 before pandemic forces decline last year; Jacobs confirmed new market leader, then RSK, WSP, AECOM and RPS; demand for climate change & energy services surges as net zero and climate resilience efforts ramp up

Europe, Global, UK

Arup trades ‘satisfactorily’ during pandemic Locked

Arup publishes 2019/20 financial accounts, providing indications of the challenges experienced during the global pandemic; also reveals net-zero objective

Europe, Global, UK

Arup cuts 350 UK jobs Locked

London-headquartered engineering, design and environmental consultancy Arup has announced a redundancy programme impacting 350 UK employees - equivalent to around 5% of its domestic headcount - due to the impacts of COVID-19.

Europe, Global, UK

Arup appoints NZ water and digital engineering leads Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

Heathrow ruling: a turning point for transport infrastructure? Locked

Heathrow’s third runway has been halted for now. The ruling could have huge ramifications for the planning and development of other transport infrastructure schemes

UK

Arup to support Scotland’s first offshore wind leasing round Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Arup, Surbana Jurong & WSP join Singaporean Engineers & Architects Declare Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

Arup records 'robust performance' in FY18/19 Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Australian engineers under pressure to respond to climate crisis Locked

Growing number of signatories to The Engineers Declare movement which encourages firms to take a leadership position on climate action and turn their backs on carbon intensive projects

Asia Pacific, Global

Arup wins East to West Rail contract Locked

UK

Ambisense - revolutionising environmental risk management Locked

EA speaks to CEO Stephen McNulty on the story so far for this upcoming Irish enviro-tech firm - a company attracting some notable investor attention, able to count many of the leading environmental consultancies among its key clients - and one with global ambitions

Global, UK

Brownfield Briefing Awards: Meridian One wins Project of the Year Locked

Fourteen winners were announced and five entries highly commended at the fifteenth anniversary of Environment Analyst's Brownfield Briefing Awards.

UK

UK engineering and building firms declare climate & biodiversity emergency Locked

Europe, UK

Arup positions for climate emergency work Locked

Europe, UK

130 companies call for 2050 net-zero target in UK Locked

Europe, UK

Arup leads on Greater Manchester clean air plan Locked

Europe, UK

Environment Agency selects partners for £1.5bn flood & coastal risk framework Locked

Arup, Atkins (SNC-Lavalin), Jacobs and JBA all triumphant in NGSA bid, although one unsuccessful bidder shares concerns on the viability of Agency’s new procurement model

Europe, UK

Arup, Mott Mac and PBA report on gender pay gap Locked

Europe, UK

Homes England’s £100m framework winners revealed Locked

Europe, UK

Highways England reforms procurement as £8.7bn framework winners revealed Locked

Arup, PBA (now part of Stantec), Ramboll, RPS, Sweco and WYG among consultancies supporting delivery partners for road improvement programme to 2024

Europe, UK

Arup reports on building resilience to water stress in cities Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Arup and HDR selected for Queensland river floodplain project Locked

Asia Pacific, Australia, Global

EA Summit 2018: Managing risks vs. rewards in major project partnerships Locked

A roundup of the panel session focusing on best practice in procurement and partnering strategies in light of recent experiences with Anglian Water and HS2 (and more...), the shift towards new tech and fallout from Carillion’s collapse

Europe, UK

EA Summit 2018: Best practice insights for major project delivery Locked

Chair of the Infrastructure Client Group and director for the @One Alliance partnership at Anglian Water, Dale Evans, provides an update on infrastructure delivery model do’s and don’ts

Europe, UK

Insight Report: Infrastructure pipeline key to mitigating Brexit effects Locked

UK environmental consultancy managers remain optimistic in spite of Brexit-related uncertainties ahead

Europe, UK

NHS reappoints WSP and names other consultancies on framework Locked

Europe, UK

Arup outlook not dampened by Brexit Locked

Infrastructure opportunities drive Arup’s environmental team to double-digit growth in 2016/17 with no signs yet of any slowdown

Europe, UK

Brexit checks UK environmental consulting market growth Locked

Strong demand across multiple client sectors fuels another solid performance from the UK EC Top 30, although slowdown evident on Brexit worries finds EA’s latest market report

Europe, UK