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AECOM Helps Improve the Water Quality of Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour

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A culture of caring

AECOM designed and supervised the Harbour Area Treatment Scheme Stage 2A project to improve Victoria Harbour’s water quality — benefiting approximately six million people.

According to Hong Kong’s Drainage Services Department, every day, the country’s 7-million-plus residents generate 2.6 million cubic meters (92 million cubic feet) of raw sewage — the equivalent of 1,400 Olympic-sized swimming pools — much of which is discharged into Victoria Harbour.

#SafetyforLife: Perspectives from AECOM’s Chief Safety Officer

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In honor of World Day for Safety and Health, Andy Peters, AECOM’s chief safety officer, shared his background in safety as well as AECOM’s safety challenges and achievements.

AECOM celebrates Safety Week 2015, significant safety improvements

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At AECOM, we understand the importance of creating a safe and healthy working environment where employees can return home safely to their family members every day.

This week, AECOM celebrated its third-annual Safety Week in honor of World Day for Safety and Health at Work on April 28. As part of this effort, AECOM recognizes the employees who help to drive the company’s safety culture, as well as the major safety milestones the company has achieved.

Balfour Beatty Construction Honored by AGC of Georgia for 131 Ponce Project with Zero Lost Time Accidents

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ATLANTA, April 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Balfour Beatty Construction’s 131 Ponce Apartments project has been awarded first place honors in the General Contractor Building category and earned merit honors in Best Sustainable Building Practices in the 2015 Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Georgia Build Georgia Awards Program.

Infrastructure for a Healthy Planet

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On Earth Day, AECOM shares vision for a sustainable path to human society and natural environments

LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ — On the 45th anniversary of the first Earth Day, AECOM has shared an illustrated vision for developing infrastructure that can address a variety of social, economic and ecological challenges to deliver broader benefits and value.

Leading From the Front: Bloomberg Scores 3 Sustainability Awards

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At Bloomberg, we believe that operating sustainably is just smart business. That’s why we continue to stress the notion that a company doesn’t have to trade business success for sustainability efforts. We practice what we preach by pursuing innovative approaches to demonstrate success – and challenge other companies to do the same.

AECOM Joins the Campbell Institute as a Charter Member

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LOS ANGELES, Feb. 17, 2015 /3BL Media/ — AECOM, the world’s #1-ranked engineering design firm, announced today that it has joined the Campbell Institute as a Charter Member.

Grounded in the belief that safety, health and environmental (SH&E) management is at the core of business vitality and intrinsic to operational success, the Campbell Institute is the SH&E center of excellence at the U.S. National Safety Council (NSC).  As a member, AECOM joins a group of like-minded organizations that are SH&E leaders and serve as the core of the Campbell Institute. 

A Moral Compass to Engineering

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Recently elected to the executive board of the National Institute for Engineering Ethics, Dr. K. N. Gunalan, AECOM vice president, alternative delivery, transportation, shares his views on ethics in engineering.

Engineers are expected to uphold and advance the integrity, honor and dignity of their profession. They are expected to serve competently, collaboratively and ethically while enhancing the global quality of life.

Mike Burke Named to U.S. Safety Council’s “CEOs Who ‘Get It’ ” List

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LOS ANGELES, Feb. 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ - AECOM, the world’s #1-ranked engineering design firm, announced today that its Chief Executive Officer Michael S. Burke was recently named to the U.S. National Safety Council’s (NSC) 2015 list of “CEOs Who ‘Get It,’ ” which recognizes leaders who demonstrate a personal commitment to employee safety and health.

From Disaster to Development: AECOM Increases Safety in Australia

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AECOM was selected as principal program consultant to safely restore, repair, and rehabilitate damaged road networks following a number of natural disasters in Queensland, Australia.

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