Jacobs offers back-to-work opportunities Locked

Scheme will attract consultants, architects and engineers at a time with candidates from diverse backgrounds

UK

Buro Happold acquires US sustainability consultancy Paladino Locked

Acquisition continues British firm’s expansion in North America

Global, North America, UK, United States

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

Mobilising consumer power on climate Locked

The government believes that competition and consumer enforcement can play a role in tackling climate change

UK

Jacobs secures £32.5m phase-out contract from EDF Locked

Jacobs awarded a £32.5m contract extension to support the phase out of the UK’s advanced gas-cooled reactors

UK

RSK prepares EIA for Irish floating offshore wind farm Locked

RSK Ireland is supporting SEAI in the preparation of an EIA for a floating offshore wind demonstration project

Ireland

Sustainability and purpose are business leader priorities, says McKinsey Locked

Global, UK

Insight briefing: Changing landscape accelerates demand for ESG solutions Locked

EA looks at how the ESG ecosystem is developing, including the varying approaches of different types of service provider, and considers how the agenda may evolve in response to COP26 

UK

Arcadis commits to science-based net zero Locked

Plan includes offsetting, switch to renewable energy for global operations and reducing business travel

Europe, Global

Central Alliance wins spoil tip safety contract Locked

On the eve of the 55th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster, Central Alliance is appointed to use satellite technology to assess the danger of spoil tips in South Wales

UK

Ricardo E&E continues growth journey Locked

Group’s exposure to robust government spending programmes around the world, and technological capabilities born out of its automotive and energy heritage is yielding opportunities in the low carbon arena

Europe, Global, UK

Consultants appointed to Crown Commercial Services framework Locked

Over 40 suppliers have been appointed to provide environmental sustainability and socio-economic advisory services to central government and other public sector bodies

UK

What the low carbon economy transition means to ERM Locked

How the evolving needs of ERM’s key clients - particularly around the energy transition and decarbonisation - are informing the billion-dollar revenue global sustainability consultancy’s growth strategy and how its recent clutch of acquisitions are helping to meet those needs

Europe, Global, UK

RSK launches management consultancy Nature Positive Locked

RSK launches boutique management consultancy offering strategic biodiversity and natural capital support in line with evolving ESG demands

UK

Ramboll regains momentum through first half  Locked

Q2 sees organic growth surge ahead for Danish group

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Ambisense raises €3m in funding round Locked

BGF leads funding campaign for Irish environmental data analytics firm

Europe, Global, UK

RepRisk: Making sense out of mountains of ESG data Locked

With its website boldly proclaiming RepRisk to be ‘the world’s largest ESG data science company’, Environment Analyst finds out from one of the sector's originators if the hyper attention on ESG lives up to the reality and how the company is differentiated in an ever-crowding marketplace

Europe, Global

UK’s infrastructure pipeline valued at £400bn Locked

The UK infrastructure pipeline remains solid, but the long-term trajectory suggests committed infrastructure spending is in decline

UK

MD announced for Waterman Infrastructure & Environment Locked

Appointment of Andrew Ferguson reflects the sustained growth of Waterman’s Infrastructure and Environment business over the last three years

UK

Eunomia acquires environmental consultancy CEP Locked

Eunomia snaps up London-based environmental consultancy Collingwood Environmental Planning as its first acquisition

Europe, Global, UK

RSK acquires Electrokinetic and EiB Locked

14th & 15th purchase of the 2021/22 FY adds innovative remediation technology, and bid writing expertise

UK

Atkins wins national asset register contract Locked

Once operational, NUAR is expected to deliver around £350m/yr in benefits by avoiding accidental asset strikes, improving the efficiency of works and better data sharing

UK

Marlowe acquires asbestos specialist Santia for £4.5m Locked

LSE-listed Marlowe plc snaps up Cardiff-based environmental safety testing and consultancy services firm Santia

UK

Anthesis appoints chief transformation officer Locked

The 650-strong sustainability consultancy appoints ex-Accenture executive Richa Jha

Europe, Global, UK

Solar success for Arcus in Harrogate Locked

ERM-owned Arcus helps Elgin Energy achieve planning permission for a 49MW solar farm

UK

UK jobs at risk through ‘carbon leakage’ Locked

The UK needs to spend more to ‘future proof’ its industry says the TUC

UK

Moody’s to spend $2bn on climate risk specialist RMS Locked

Acquisition by financial ratings group expands analysis of climate, cyber and supply chain risks in a deal underscoring the heat in the global ESG M&A space

Global, North America, UK

AECOM to monitor Greater Manchester air quality Locked

Large-scale contract supports city-region’s Clean Air Plan

UK

Global consulting majors update on first half of 2021 Locked

SNC-Lavalin, Stantec and WSP report on financial highlights and challenges during the second quarter to complete the picture for the first six months of the year for the Canadian-headquartered triumvirate. Their experiences mark a US market proving a little slower in recovery than other COVID-impacted regions.

Global, North America, UK

RSK acquires MWH Treatment Locked

MWH Treatment combines with Binnies, WRc and Nicholas O'Dwyer to strengthen RSK's play in the UK water sector

UK