Heathrow ruling redraws carbon battleground Locked

Objections to the UK’s National Policy Statements on climate change grounds are unlikely to succeed, argues a legal expert. Objectors are now turning to the NSIP regime and DCOs as the 'theatre of war'

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Tempered optimism to National Infrastructure Strategy Locked

The chancellor has announced a National Infrastructure Bank, the speeding up of infrastructure planning and a radical reform of environmental assessment

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Jacobs in acquisition mode to accelerate shift to high value solutions Locked

With two sizable strategic investments announced in the last seven days - including a majority stake the UK’s PA Consulting - Jacobs is ramping up its tech-enabled solutions. FY20 financials point to resilient performance as CEO introduces ‘Focus 2023’ initiative

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Green Industrial Revolution brings opportunity for consultants Locked

The prime minister has given us a picture of a low-carbon economy. It favours manufacturing, the north and the evolution of legacy industries

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Jacobs joins Environment Analyst’s Sustainability Delivery Group Locked

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

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Lower Thames Crossing DCO application submitted Locked

LTC Cascade joint venture helps Highways England submit DCO application for the UK’s largest road project in a generation

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Hitachi abandons UK nuclear new-build plans Locked

Only one developer now remains in the UK nuclear new-build market after Hitachi exit, leaving the supply chain to scrap for contracts from two remaining sites. Energy whitepaper needed more than ever.

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Key nuclear decom role goes to Jacobs Locked

US-headquartered firm selected to manage the UK’s low-level radioactive waste, whose volume is steadily rising

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Sharpened focus generates favourable H1 for Jacobs Locked

Transformed portfolio 'demonstrates strong financial flexibility' in face of COVID shock, US firm reassures on solid first half

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Jacobs reveals climate plan to ‘set us apart’ Locked

The US-based consulting and technology group unveiled its climate action plan on 22 April, Earth Day, with Jacobs setting out how it will soon be able to boast a net-zero carbon impact with 100% renewable energy use.

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Jacobs execs take pay cut to help fund COVID-19 aid Locked

The US-based consulting and technology group has said its senior executives and board of directors have agreed to take a 10% reduction in salary or compensation.

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EIC pushes for ‘environmental net gain’ Locked

White paper calls for development projects to deliver broader and more holistic 'environmental net gain', building on the biodiversity net gain principal.

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Wood to sell industrial services business as part of rationalisation plan Locked

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Jacobs commits to UK with 2,400 proposed new hires Locked

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Jacobs invests in social value specialist Simetrica Locked

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Jacobs to acquire nuclear business of Wood Locked

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Jacobs posts ‘strong’ Q2 after completing sale of ECR Locked

As US major quietly drops 'environment' from title of its ATN business

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Dounreay announces £400m decommissioning framework winners Locked

AECOM, Wood, Jacobs, Atkins (part of SNC Lavalin) and WYG among suppliers awarded Dounreay decommissioning framework position

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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

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Jacobs sets ‘bold growth targets’ in strategic update Locked

Investor day presentation illuminates ECR divestment rationale and shape of global infrastructure and tech-focused business going forward

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Ofwat concerned with draft business plans from water firms Locked

Affinity, Hafren, Southern and Thames Water placed under significant scrutiny after business plans fall ‘well short’ of requirements.

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Homes England’s £100m framework winners revealed Locked

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Jacobs to support Highways England’s regional delivery framework Locked

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Jacobs commits to gender equality Locked

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CH2M boosts Jacobs’ results Locked

Mega-merger takes US firm's top line to another level, pushing Jacobs up global EC rankings as federal government income streams grow

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Why Jacobs-WorleyParsons deal signals change for global sector Locked

EA gets the lowdown on the somewhat remarkable aspects of the latest mega deal to impact the consulting & engineering space from Josh Lahre of AEC Advisors

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Jacobs UK sees contracting turnover despite infra and sustainability services growth Locked

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Jacobs H1 results point to ‘strong fiscal 2018’ Locked

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Global megatrends in environmental consulting 2018 Locked

Senior figures in the industry share their experiences of the recent market ups and downs, identifying which factors they believe will be critical in determining future demand for EC services across the globe

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NHS reappoints WSP and names other consultancies on framework Locked

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