Rankings include the top 500 U.S. companies based on environmental footprint; reporting practices; and management, including policies, programs, initiatives and targets.
“AECOM is honored to be recognized as a top green company for the fourth-consecutive year on Newsweek’s Greenest list,” said John M. Dionisio, AECOM chairman and chief executive officer. “Our business mission — and the uniquely qualified expertise of our people for improving living conditions — contribute to energy-efficient buildings, connect people and goods through better transit and transportation systems, ensure the safety and availability of the world’s water supply, develop renewable energy solutions, and protect and restore the health of our environment.”
AECOM’s 45,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serve clients in approximately 125 countries around the globe. The company’s projects vary from the World Trade Center site, in New York City, to the world’s largest cable-stayed bridge, in China, to the upcoming London Olympics, to seven of the largest infrastructure projects underway around the world.
“As more companies embrace and commit to sustainability, maintaining our presence in this ranking by Newsweek is especially gratifying,” said Gary Lawrence, AECOM vice president and chief sustainability officer. “Looking forward, we are advancing several key global initiatives that reflect AECOM’s commitment to creating, enhancing and sustaining the world’s built, natural and social environments.”
AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural, and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in approximately 125 countries and had revenue of $8.0 billion during its fiscal year 2011. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at live-aecom.pantheonsite.io.
Forward-Looking Statements: All statements in this press release other than statements of historical fact are “forward-looking statements” for purposes of federal and state securities laws, including any projections of earnings, statements of plans for future operations or expected revenue. Actual results could differ materially from those projected or assumed in any of our forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from our forward-looking statements are set forth in our quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2011, and our other reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. AECOM does not intend, and undertakes no obligation, to update any forward-looking statement.
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