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AECOM Impact Blog: Stakeholder management – A concern for project managers

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Romi Sebastian, AECOM project manager in Qatar, discusses four of the most common stakeholder issues that project managers face and his suggested solutions.

Stakeholder management has long been a concern for project managers. Stakeholders and project managers don’t always think in the same way. Project managers must find ways to face stakeholder expectations that don’t align with the genuine situation on a project.

Masdar Siemens Headquarters Update — AECOM takes the LEED in the UAE

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Managing complexity, building better lives. 

With sustainability at the forefront of the project, AECOM helped to create the first building in the United Arab Emirates to be certified Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED V3.0) Core and Shell Platinum.

AECOM's Safety Culture Pays off at Abu Dhabi International Airport

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The Midfield Terminal Building (TCA) at Abu Dhabi International Airport, for which AECOM is providing construction management services, has achieved more than 50 million work hours without a lost-time injury.

The contractor for the MTB is TCA-JV (a TAV-CCC-Arabtec joint venture) and there are more than 16,000 workers currently onsite. The MTB is the largest contract within the Midfield Terminal Complex, which will be the centerpiece of the airport’s future growth in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

AECOM's Fast-Track Repair Saves Major Bridge

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The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) in the United States closed the dual bridges of I-495 and diverted 90,000 vehicles due to tilted piers supporting the northbound and southbound lanes.  On the same day, DelDOT called AECOM and, within an hour, AECOM geotechnical and structural engineers were at the site to design a fast-track repair solution. 

Sustainability, Climate Change and AECOM's Plan for Long Island (Part 3 of 3)

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Home to more than 2.8 million residents, New York's Long Island is one of the most densely populated regions in the United States. The final part in the three-video series, this video addresses how AECOM's sustainability plan is helping communities to address risk, mitigate greenhouse gases, and become more resilient to climate change.

Learn more about AECOM's Long Island Regional Sustainability Plan. 

 

AECOM Studies the Sustainability of Singapore's Marina Bay and Greater Southern Waterfront

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AECOM's Marina Bay and Greater Southern Waterfront Sustainability Study

Seamlessly extending Singapore's downtown district to the water's edge, AECOM's conceptual development framework plan will transform the 698-hectare (1725-acre) Marina Bay and Greater Southern Waterfront into the nation's key focus of development for the next decade and further support the area's continuing growth as a major business and financial hub in Asia.

AECOM Impact Blog: Excellence Awards — Improving Food Security in the Pearl of Africa

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AECOM engineer James Birchall, shares his experience constructing a grain store for a cooperative of widowed women in Nyakoi, Uganda.

I’ve just landed in Entebbe, Uganda, to supervise the construction of a grain store that I and my colleagues at Engineers for Overseas Development (EFOD) have designed and fundraised for in the last two years.

How Superstorm Sandy Impacted the Long Island Sustainability Plan (Part 2 of 3)

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Home to more than 2.8 million residents, New York's Long Island is one of the most densely populated regions in the United States. AECOM was selected as the lead consultant to the consortium of Long Island counties, towns, and organizations working to create a more-sustainable future on the island by addressing the impacts of energy use and greenhouse gas emissions at the front end of regional-planning efforts.

AECOM Impact Blog: Building Emergency Homes in Brazil

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AECOM employees Nathalia Marins, accounting analyst, and Juliana Silva, project analyst, environment, share their experiences volunteering to build two emergency homes for families in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Caesars Entertainment Receives LEED Certifications for New Developments

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LAS VEGASOct. 27, 2014 /3BLMedia/ -- Guests at two of Caesars Entertainment's newest developments will now enjoy the latest in gaming and entertainment amenities in U.S.

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