Business leaders debate sustainability within the brownfield sector Locked

Senior representatives from ten environmental & engineering consultants, remediation contractors and developers discussed the role of the brownfield & regeneration sector in delivering sustainability

UK

Consultants help drive homes boost Locked

Some of largest environmental consultancies in the UK are to advise Homes England on delivering new homes, including AECOM, Arcadis and WSP

UK

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

Global, North America, UK

Consultancies make fresh sustainability commitments Locked

Four of the leading global environmental consulting firms have in recent days committed to new or more ambitious climate and sustainability targets for their own operations

Global, North America, UK

Roads contracts last piece of LTC jigsaw Locked

In the final major contracts to be awarded, tenders worth £1.9bn have been announced for the Lower Thames Crossing’s approach roads

UK

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

Environment Analyst’s Sustainability Delivery Group welcomes AECOM Locked

Global, UK

Green bonds fuel green recovery Locked

Build back better has become a mantra for post-COVID recovery and the world is setting out to do just that with the help of green bonds. Nick Cottam reports on the proliferation of products, initiatives and standards in this surging field of green and sustainability-linked finance

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, UK

Consultants win place on Scape framework Locked

Six groups of consultants have been chosen by procurement group Scape for its latest professional services framework, worth a combined £1bn

UK

Protestors bid to block Stonehenge tunnel Locked

A campaign group will claim in court that permission for the A303 Stonehenge scheme was granted illegally

UK

AECOM completes divestment of civil construction unit Locked

Move increases group focus on key infrastructure, environment and water markets

Global, North America, UK

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

UK

AECOM chases the high-margin holy grail Locked

Environment Analyst reviews AECOM’s latest Think and Act Globally strategy and financial results ending September 2020

Global, North America, UK

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

UK

AECOM’s launches digital EIA for Sizewell C Locked

Sizewell C’s 40,000 page environmental statement goes digital. Is this the new normal for large infrastructure projects?

UK

AECOM approaching Net Zero Teesside DCO application Locked

56,000-strong firm leading public consultation ahead of DCO submission early next year

UK

AECOM starts Lower Thames Crossing ground investigations Locked

UK

AECOM announces new CEO and president Locked

Global, North America, UK

Fifty UK environmental firms ‘Pledge to net zero’ Locked

Environment industry sector initiative to demonstrate leadership on climate action attracts 49 signatories in first six months. Founders explain to EA that COVID year disruption is not deterring firms from taking the pledge in spite of the added challenges, with both Jacobs and Mott MacDonald the latest recruits

Europe, Global, UK

UK plc calls for a green recovery Locked

Investing in low carbon technology will lead to a healthy and resilient economy post-COVID-19 say business leaders

UK

AECOM launches environmental data and engagement platform Locked

AECOM has added a new global platform to its suite of digital solutions, this latest designed to “streamline environmental documentation and stakeholder engagement throughout the environmental assessment process”.

Global, North America, UK

AECOM H1: ‘poised to thrive’ on stronger balance sheet Locked

Divestment leaves US-headquartered global infrastructure and environment player streamlined and financially fortified to fight the COVID effect, with economic impacts of pandemic expected to bottom out in Q3

Global, North America, UK

AECOM launches virtual public consultation platform Locked

North America, UK, United States

AECOM’s emissions targets approved by SBTi Locked

Global, North America, UK, United States

AECOM senior staff take 20% pay cut on coronavirus Locked

Global, North America, UK

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.

UK

UK environmental consultancy gathers momentum with Brexit worries sidelined

Brexit fails to dampen sector thanks to a resurgent public sector spending and continued infrastructure activity. And there’s change at the top as WSP, Jacobs, RSK, AECOM and Mott MacDonald lead the pack, while APEM, Delta-Simons and Sweco enter EA’s Top 30 for the first time.

Europe, Global, UK

AECOM partners Social Value Portal to manage social impacts Locked

Europe, Global, UK

UK environmental services sector launches 'pledge to net zero' Locked

AECOM and WSP take the lead with industry trade bodies to encourage sector to practise what it preaches.

Europe, Global, UK

Brownfield Briefing Awards: Meridian One wins Project of the Year Locked

Fourteen winners were announced and five entries highly commended at the fifteenth anniversary of Environment Analyst's Brownfield Briefing Awards.

UK