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Education, digitalisation and integration: all key to ESG Locked

Full engagement of clients and staff from project outset is one of several core requirements for capitalising on this pivotal moment for ESG, said panellists at Environment Analyst's US market outlook webinar.

Global, North America

US market analysis highlights immense opportunities for consultants

Our first standalone assessment of the US market finds a thriving industry post-pandemic thanks to the evolving regulatory framework and rise of ESG, albeit one that is undergoing significant structural change.

Global, North America, United States

Global corporates call for mandatory nature disclosures  Locked

Consultancies Arcadis, ERM and SNC-Lavalin stand with over 330 multinationals saying they are ‘doing their part’ but tougher rules are needed to go further and faster.

Global, UK

M&A latest (featuring Arcadis, Integral Consulting, TRC)  Locked

A round-up of the latest acquisitions impacting the environmental consulting space

Global, North America

Arcadis to acquire DPS Group Locked

Arcadis brings Irish engineering group into the fold

Europe, Ireland, UK

Arcadis sells SE Asian businesses to GISI

Deal doubles GISI’s presence in South East Asia, as Arcadis executes ‘footprint reduction’ with sale of Singapore and Hong Kong operations

Asia Pacific, Global

Further expansion for Arcadis Locked

Netherlands-based global design, engineering and environmental consultancy Arcadis has announced its agreement to acquire all of the shares of German consulting and engineering company Giftge Consult GmbH.

Europe, Global

From PFAS to the circular economy: summit roundtables tackle the big issues Locked

Group discussions at Environment Analyst’s US business summit explored M&A trends, PFAS provisions and the importance of company values for attracting new hires.

Global, North America

Global consulting market: all change at the top as climate & ESG drivers dominate

EA’s latest industry data and research report reveals emergence of the sector's own ‘big four’ as environmental & sustainability consulting market sees record M&A activity and solid post-COVID recovery. 


Purpose is key motivator for early career E&S consulting professionals

Environmental & sustainability early career professionals have their say on sector entry routes, job satisfaction, retention and the skills crisis in Environment Analyst’s latest survey.

Europe, Global, UK

Top 100 environmental & sustainability consultancy firms unveiled

Environment Analyst’s Top 100 report identifies the largest E&S consultancies operating globally in 2020/21.

Europe, Global, North America

Arcadis and RPS report strong half year results Locked

Resilience business area delivers bulk of Arcadis revenue; RPS (which has just accepted a buyout bid from WPS) sees positive trends in urbanisation and natural resources — and a growing headcount.

Europe, Global, Netherlands, UK

M&A roundup features Canada and California Locked

The latest M&A announcements see specialist consulting firms in California and Canada snapped up in international deals including by Arcadis.

Canada, Global, Netherlands, North America, United States

Pledge to Net Zero surpasses 150 signatories Locked

Pledge gains 57 new signatories including: Arcadis, Waterman Group, Royal Meteorological Society and Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management

Europe, Global, UK

M&A roundup (inc. Arcadis, Jacobs, Terracon, TRC, and more) Locked

Latest crop of environmental industry acquisitions for latter half of February

Global, North America

Winners announced for billion-dollar US munitions site clean-up Locked

Environmental remediation services will take place at both conventional and chemical warfare munition sites around the world

Global, North America

Quality and transparency are key to offsets success Locked

An insight report from Environment Analyst examines the risks and opportunities of engaging with the voluntary carbon market, as well as its growth potential as demand is once again booming


Arcadis commits to science-based net zero Locked

Plan includes offsetting, switch to renewable energy for global operations and reducing business travel

Europe, Global

Energy transition key to net zero, finds Arcadis  Locked

The study was carried out using E3ME, a computer-based macroeconomic simulation model and data from 10 countries

Europe, Global

EcoVadis upgrades Arcadis’ sustainability rating to gold Locked

Places global consulting firm in top 2% of industry

Europe, Global

Insight: New era of US opportunity as finance and ambition line up

Policy and market forces are converging to catalyse a potentially explosive new era for environmental businesses in the US market, concludes the latest report from Environment Analyst

Global, North America

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

Expert Q&A: Rise of the forever chemicals Locked

Awareness of PFAS contamination continues to increase across the world. Jake Hurst, PFAS lead for Arcadis in the UK, describes the role that his company is playing in tackling it, in the US, Europe and elsewhere

Europe, Global, UK

Arcadis appoints CSO Locked

Consultancy major sources first chief sustainability officer externally from client-side

Europe, Global, UK

Arcadis feels pandemic pinch in FY20 Locked

Group slowdown in Asia, the Middle East and Europe offset by growth in the North America, Australia and Germany; environmental services business outperforms wider group

Europe, Global, UK

Could ‘Dark Waters’ PFAS litigation set precedent?

A $4bn funding pot has been created by three chemical companies which have caused damaging PFAS pollution in the US. But legal battles are set to continue in North America and elsewhere, as Will Hachett reports

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, North America, UK

Arcadis to undertake wildfire recovery work Locked

Global, North America

Arcadis puts sustainable solutions at heart of strategy Locked

Euronext-listed player’s strategic reboot focuses on growth opportunities associated with key megatrends including climate change and digitalisation, as well as it’s ‘industry-leading ESG rankings’

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Consultants’ Q3 results hint of an upturn with a long way still to go Locked

Following the first six to eight months of pandemic-induced lockdowns and economic instability, the picture for some leading environmental consulting players features the tentative beginnings of an upturn.

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Jacobs joins Environment Analyst’s Sustainability Delivery Group

The 55,000-strong global consulting and technology group Jacobs has become the eighth member of Environment Analyst’s Sustainability Delivery Group.

Europe, Global, North America, UK