Consultancies grapple with COVID-19 site-based work restrictions Locked

LUC suspends all field work, whilst other firms review on an individual basis if onsite work is deemed ‘essential’ given government restrictions to stem coronavirus transmission

UK

RSK acquires again, expanding domestic and overseas footprint Locked

RSK wants to "invest in market segments less likely to be negatively affected by COVID-19"

Ireland, UK

Sweco lands €9m Polish flood management contract Locked

Europe, Global

FY19: Royal HaskoningDHV reports steady growth and intense digital focus Locked

Dutch player sees doubling of energy transition-related work as digital investments add resilience in new era of uncertainty

Europe, Global, UK

US oil industry pleads for regulatory relaxation Locked

North America, United States

UK water industry moves closer to 2030 net zero Locked

Major utilities and environmental consultants report on progress and further actions needed for sector to fulfil climate ambitions

UK

COVID-19: an early assessment of US industry impacts Locked

Business leaders, advisers and industry analysts offer their initial assessment of the likely impacts of the global pandemic on firms and their sectors of focus, and where they are feeling the pain already

Global, North America

COVID-19 sends UK economy into freefall Locked

IHS Markit / CIPS warns of SME failures and unemployment as signs suggest GDP falling at 1.5-2% per quarter

UK

HSE consultancies pivot to tackle coronavirus Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Hatch leads hydrogen consortium for mining clients Locked

Global, North America

Ramboll secures role in major US offshore wind farm Locked

Global, North America, US states

Strong 2019 growth for NIRAS tempered by pandemic concerns Locked

Europe, Global

ERM buys US climate advisory consultancy MJB&A Locked

North America, UK, United States

Consultants look to ‘force majeure’ for COVID-19 sanctuary Locked

Lawyers from Burges Salmon explain why consultants can’t rely on ‘force majeure’ or the ‘frustration principle’ to release them from contract obligations

Europe, Global, UK

NIRAS supports sustainable economic zone in Kenya Locked

Africa & Middle East, Global, Kenya

Digital SECR submission tool launched Locked

UK

BMT sets out plans for expansion in environmental sector Locked

BMT UK’s newly appointed head of business development for environment, Kathryn Kimball, outlines plans for growth

UK

Ecus appoints new MD Locked

80-strong Ecus appoints former RSKW-founder Andrew Gunning as its new managing director

UK

RPS sets sights on Asian offshore wind sector through S Korea Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

Wood FY19: ‘too early’ to quantify impacts of oil price collapse, COVID-19 Locked

The Aberdeen-headquartered, energy-focused professional services group has released its financial results for 2019, defined by “generally robust activity across energy and built environment markets” helping to offset weakness elsewhere.

Europe, Global

Stantec awarded EIB climate finance framework Locked

Europe

Oil price set to slump below $20 per barrel Locked

North America, United States

Industry responds to COVID-19 crisis Locked

Health & safety of employees, clients and society at large prioritised as consulting sector prepares for challenging times

Global, UK

Matt Davies introduces new consultancy MDEC Locked

Former-Ramboll principal Matt Davies establishes renewables-focussed planning and environmental consultancy

UK

Action plan maps route to a circular economy for Europe Locked

Europe, Global

Insight Report: Exploring pathways to net zero for the oil & gas sector Locked

The climate crisis was centre stage at IP Week 2020, where senior O&G industry leaders, advisers and stakeholders gathered to share the latest critical thinking and actions to address the net-zero revolution

Global, UK

KPMG builds Asia Pacific sustainability offering through acquisition Locked

Asia Pacific, Global

Expert opinion: Timing is (almost) everything to deliver net zero Locked

Business, councils and communities on their zero-carbon journeys face the same challenge: how do they effectively measure the progress and real contribution of their choices?

UK

LUC signs up for net zero pledge Locked

UK

Sunak’s budget to ‘get Britain building’ Locked

Chancellor’s first budget pledges windfall £640bn infrastructure spending for the UK, but without the National Infrastructure Strategy the details are lacking

UK