BCG strengthens carbon pledges on lessons learned through CV-19 Locked

Boston Consulting Group has strengthened pledges made last year to achieve net zero by 2030 and from then to become climate positive. BCG is also expanding its dedicated climate and sustainability client support capabilities and investments.

Global

Ramboll regains momentum through first half  Locked

Q2 sees organic growth surge ahead for Danish group

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Cardno continues journey of transformation Locked

Environment Analyst talks business strategy, pandemic pressures, industry tailwinds, and making an ESG impact with Cardno CEO & MD Susan Reisbord 

Asia Pacific, Global, North America

Pandemic year progress for SMEC & Surbana Jurong  Locked

Group CEOs reflect on latest financial and sustainability highlights for the Asia-Pacific consulting powerhouse with a focus on changes and challenges brought through CV-19, digital transformation, green finance, and growth in emerging markets

Asia Pacific, Global

Sustainability the watchword for Worley Locked

Australian player commits A$100m over next three years ‘to build sustainability competencies organically’ as Worley's latest financials reflect a year of ‘dynamic global change’   

Asia Pacific, Global

Global consulting majors update on first half of 2021 Locked

SNC-Lavalin, Stantec and WSP report on financial highlights and challenges during the second quarter to complete the picture for the first six months of the year for the Canadian-headquartered triumvirate. Their experiences mark a US market proving a little slower in recovery than other COVID-impacted regions.

Global, North America, UK

RPS on the road to recovery Locked

The return of profit, the reinstatement of investor dividends, steady revenue, and a refreshed focus on ESG indicate a company emerging from CV-19 with a greater sense of purpose. CEO John Douglas speaks with EA’s Ross Griffiths on the release of RPS's first half results

Europe, Global, UK

Pandemic sharpens focus on diversity and workforce priorities Locked

It's been ‘the year of HR’ given the major health and societal forces for change impacting the workforce. But how are consulting & engineering firms responding strategically to these shifts? EFCG’s HR Leadership Conference 2021 offers unique insights 

Global, North America

Arcadis H1: mixed bag but organic growth holds  Locked

Covid recovery stimulus and company changes through the pandemic help steadfast result

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Antea Group reflects on 2020 sustainability performance Locked

The US arm of the business reports progress on DEI and other sustainable business changes coming through the COVID crisis period

Global, North America

Strategic sustainability now top indicator of leadership Locked

ERM-backed survey reveals changes to corporate sustainability focus through pandemic

Global

Chatham House calls for investment boost to circular economy Locked

London-based think tank evaluates circular transition

Global, UK

Sweco narrowly maintains organic growth in H1  Locked

Weaker conditions impact UK business but other European markets see improvements

Europe, Global, UK

Pandemic stimulus finance still doing ‘more harm than good’ Locked

The $17.2tr of COVID-19 recovery money injected into the global economy to date continues to have a net negative impact on climate and nature, according to an update to the ‘Greenness of Stimulus Index’ (GSI) report.

Global

EPA’s budget for environmental justice part of American Rescue Plan  Locked

Environmental Protection Agency funding is being directed at the most disadvantaged communities

Global, North America

AECOM H1: margins maintained but backlog hit by CV-19 Locked

Global, North America, UK

Global environmental consulting market set to surge Locked

The leading practices saw growth curtailed to less than 1% in 2020 due to pandemic pressures, but are readying for a solid upturn thanks to accelerating net-zero and sustainability drivers in the green recovery. EA's research report identifies which firms are best placed to capitalise

Global, UK

Egis reports 5% revenue dip on CV-19 as it acquires in Australia Locked

Europe, Global

TAUW boasts record turnover despite COVID year Locked

Europe, Global

Ramboll gives sober nod to 'satisfactory but difficult' year Locked

European consulting heavyweight cites negative organic growth in FY20 review, whilst identifying sustainability as a ‘cornerstone’ of group business. Also announces acquisition of Incept Sustainability

Europe, Global, North America, UK

SNC-Lavalin weighs pandemic year pressures Locked

Engineering and consulting segment sees five percent revenue contraction in FY20 as wider group driven to loss

Global, North America, UK

The resilience dividend: Wood reveals roadmap to build back better

Peter Hall of Wood spoke at The Economist’s Sustainability Week about how his company is transforming its approach to infrastructure projects to ensure a more climate resilient outcome

Europe, Global, UK

RHDHV welcomes 'contained' CV-19 impact on FY20 Locked

Dutch multidisciplinary consultancy maintains profitability in “extraordinary year” despite decline in group revenues

Europe, Global, UK

Insight Briefing: Plotting pathways to net zero in the oil & gas sector Locked

An update on the energy industry's progress towards decarbonisation as it faces the toughest of operating environments and renewed urgency of action post-COVID

Europe, Global, UK

ICF grows through 2020 Locked

US consultant cites federal government and energy sector demand as buoying result, as environment segment experiences contraction in year of pandemic challenges

Global, North America

RPS keeps the long view after 2020 hit Locked

RPS’s journey of reinvention was hit hard by crosswinds from COVID-19. CEO John Douglas and CFO Judith Cottrell talked to Environment Analyst about the trials of 2020 and their effects on the professional services firm’s long-term plans

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, UK

Profit-hungry Stantec holds steady in pandemic Locked

CV-19 and this ‘exceptional year’ puts dampers on Stantec’s revenue and profit growth in 2020, but management is more than happy with small retractions

Global, North America, 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

WSP ‘pleased with performance’ in challenging FY20 Locked

COVID impacts lead group to organic revenue contraction of 3.6%, as environment line benefits from substantial M&A investment and accelerated sustainability drivers

Global, North America, UK

Riders on the storm: 2019 momentum carries SLR to robust 2020 Locked

As SLR Consulting released its figures for FY19, the year that changed everything – 2020 – was already drawing to a close. Environment Analyst spoke with CEO Neil Penhall and COO Peter Skinner about how the company prevailed through the turmoil

Europe, Global, UK