Network Rail names firms for £400m design services framework Locked

Capita P&I, RSK, Temple, Waterman and Wood to supply consents and environmental support services

UK

Atkins calls for 'net zero champion' or department in government Locked

Atkins' report also calls for energy sea change to achieve net zero target

UK

Sweco acquires Belgian consultancy Talboom Locked

Europe, Global

PwC collaborates on report: scaling 4IR to meet SDGs Locked

Europe, Global, UK

The social value imperative, according to Atkins Locked

Environment Analyst speaks to Atkins’ new environment practice director for UK and Europe, Vicky Hutchinson, just six weeks into her tenure about her vision for the business and plans to develop the team’s social value offering

Europe, Global, UK

UK green economy grows five percent Locked

ONS figures confirm 5% growth in £47bn low carbon and renewable energy economy in 2018, but it's not fast enough for some industry commentators

Europe, Global, UK

Faster planning promised in white paper reforms Locked

A statutory new homes ombudsman, restriction of ‘land banking’ and a larger Housing Infrastructure Fund are on the menu for the next Parliamentary session, which will bring a planning white paper.

UK

Arup records 'robust performance' in FY18/19 Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Dutch Supreme Court rules GHG reduction is human rights issue Locked

First ruling in the world in which citizens establish their government has a legal duty to prevent dangerous climate change on the basis of ‘right to life’

Europe, Global, Netherlands

TEP reports steady growth in FY19 Locked

UK

Groundsure acquires Mining Searches UK Locked

Property search provider Groundsure has announced the acquisition of Mining Searches UK, the country’s leading specialist in historical mining risk.

UK

CEO question time: Joe Sczurko, Wood Technical Consulting Solutions Locked

Head of Wood’s newly-created $2.5bn TCS unit - and instrumental in its genesis - Joe Sczurko explains the rationale for the business and its strategic priorities, also sharing what he sees as the major forces shaping the direction of the wider market as we enter a new decade.

Europe, Global, North America, UK

WSP director reviews sustainability trends for 2019-20 Locked

UK

ERM’s SustainAbility wins EU market intelligence contract Locked

Europe, Global

LUC becomes employee owned Locked

Europe, Global, UK

BV UK records solid FY18, tips climate change to top agenda Locked

UK

Mott Mac supports renewable energy refinancing in France Locked

Europe, Global

Temple Group reports strong financials Locked

Firm also signs up to Pledge to Net Zero initiative

Europe, Global, UK

UK water companies face credit downgrade Locked

The UK water regulator Ofwat’s final determination may place water companies under financial stress, according to S&P Ratings Direct.

UK

Mott Mac will be carbon neutral in 2020 Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Commission sets roadmap to carbon-neutral EU by 2050 Locked

European Green Deal targets transport, energy, agriculture, buildings, and steel, cement, ICT, textiles and chemicals sectors

Europe, Global

Cowi outlines plan for net zero Locked

Europe, Global

Acquisitions boost RSK’s top line in FY19 Locked

Privately-held firm reports surge in revenue though vigorous buy-and-build strategy and organic growth

Europe, Global, UK

Golder helps convert landfill sites to solar farms Locked

UK

ERM appoints Asia Pacific regional CEO Locked

Asia Pacific, Europe

Wood supports wind-powered North Sea platforms Locked

Europe, Global

COP25 talks fail to inspire Locked

UN describes meeting as "lost opportunity to ramp up ambition" with activists also demanding much more. Environment Analyst provides a roundup of the climate change conference events in Madrid

Europe, Global

‘Our time has come’, says ERM CFO Locked

With climate change, sustainability and HSE issues in the spotlight like never before, group CFO Simon Crowe explains why he thinks ERM's “time has come” as the London-based firm reports record revenues

Global, North America, UK

Investors demand climate scrutiny from Big Four Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Investors push governments to act at COP25 Locked

Europe, Global