RPS and STEM ambassadors to host climate careers workshops Locked

RPS aims to inspire the next generation on a career path that can make a difference

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

Consultants accused of underestimating carbon impact of airport expansion Locked

NEF report claims the climate impact of regional airport expansions has been underestimated by scheme proponents, and the consultants working for them

UK

RPS and Wood nudge Pledge To Net Zero past key milestone Locked

Signatories pass the 100 mark as major consultancies join up - and the pledge joins UN initiative

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

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

Work begins Northampton Gateway interchange Locked

A team including FPCR, RSK, BWB, Vanguardia and RPS worked on the environmental statement for a key midlands infrastructure development

UK

RPS helps Hornsea Three get green light Locked

Following a lengthy delay, Ørsted’s Hornsea Project Three offshore wind farm has been given development consent

UK

Consultants’ Q3 results hint of an upturn with a long way still to go Locked

Following the first six to eight months of pandemic-induced lockdowns and economic instability, the picture for some leading environmental consulting players features the tentative beginnings of an upturn.

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Insight Report: UK offshore wind and global export opportunities Locked

We explore the opportunities available for environmental consultants to leverage their skills and expertise in the rapidly-developing offshore wind sector

UK

Brexit not so bleak for environmental consultants Locked

Environmental consultants may be less affected by Brexit transition than other business sectors. Will Hatchett, explains why

Europe, Global, UK

RPS appointed to public sector procurement framework Locked

UK

RPS doubles down on strategic priorities Locked

CEO talks up preservation of value, resources and capabilities as markets open post-COVID, with London-listed environmental and professional services firm slipping into loss during first half

Europe, Global, UK

EA Business Summit 2020: Could global benchmarking activate a race to net zero? Locked

A range of views on strategies for leading the climate change, ESG and net zero agendas, presented at the final panel session of this year’s EA Business Summit, converged on the need for standardised targets and benchmarking

Europe, Global

RPS to lead EIA for Scottish offshore wind farms Locked

UK-headquartered consultancy RPS has been appointed by SSE Renewables to lead the offshore environmental impact assessment (EIA) and shadow habitat regulation appraisal (HRA) for the Forth of Firth offshore wind farms at Berwick Bank and Marr Bank off the coast of Scotland.

Europe, Global, UK

RPS reports double-digit fee dip in April, May Locked

RPS has issued an update on COVID-19 and its impact on the business in advance of its trading update for the first six months of this year due on 21 July.

Europe, Global, UK

RPS expands US offshore wind support services Locked

UK-headquartered consultancy RPS is expanding in the US offshore wind sector, having appointed Richard Zeroka as director of permitting to lead its environment team based in Boston, Massachusetts to spearhead its push into this space.

Global, North America, UK

Delivering environmental assessments from a distance Locked

UK-headquartered consultancy RPS is among those who have put systems in place for delivering remote environmental assessments and audits for their clients in response to the restrictions on travel and social contact because of COVID-19.

Europe, Global, UK

RPS manages Birmingham brownfield development Locked

UK

Expert Opinion: Can virus perspective help us achieve net-zero carbon?

Tanya Lloyd-Jones, RPS technical director for sustainability based in the UK, reflects on what the coronavirus pandemic has taught us, and the new perspective that may pave the way to net-zero carbon

Europe, Global, UK

RPS updates on trading and measures in light of crisis Locked

Senior leadership team and board to take 20% pay cut; public sector exposure mitigates impacts

Europe, Global, UK

RPS defers pay increases and cancels dividends on COVID-19 Locked

Europe, Global, UK

Oil & gas price collapse threatens supply chain Locked

The price of crude oil could plunge to record lows in coming weeks due to a combination of oversupply and falling demand. The ramifications for environmental consultants exposed to the energy and natural resources sector are huge.

Europe, Global, North America, UK

RPS wins United Utilities analytical services contract Locked

Global professional services firm RPS has won a five-year contract from United Utilities to test water quality in groundwater, estuaries and coastal waters

UK

RPS adds Reservoir Imaging Ltd to energy offering Locked

UK consultancy's latest M&A deal indicates high value ascribed to specialist software and innovative technology providers

Europe, Global, UK

RPS H1: managing volatility; creating a platform for growth Locked

Strategic rebrand investment and mixed divisional trading leaves British publicly-quoted player ‘undervalued’ according to London broker. Environment Analyst gets the lowdown from group CEO

Europe, Global, UK

Investor demands, operational economics and plastics backlash pile pressure on energy majors Locked

European oil & gas firms under pressure from investor demands on climate change and low-carbon transition

Europe, Global, UK

RPS share price reacts to warning on softer Australian market conditions Locked

UK professional services group and the country's number-one environmental consultancy RPS saw its share price dip by more than 40% this week after issuing a trading update which warns of “stagnation” in its Australia Asia Pacific (AAP) business

Asia Pacific, Europe, Global, UK

CEO question time: John Chubb, RPS

A few weeks away from the Environment Analyst Business Summit 2019 we get a taster of the major issues to be explored through Q&A with our keynote speaker and co-chair

Europe, Global, UK

Thames Water reveals £200m leakage detection contract winners Locked

Europe, UK