#SafetyforLife: Getting to the heart of safety

Leading organizations — especially those in the engineering, design, construction and management communities — strive to make safety a core value. At AECOM, we do this because part of our safety vision is reaching the ultimate goal of zero incidents in the workplace. A driving factor in achieving this goal is enhancing the organization’s culture, […]

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#SafetyforLife: More than words

Safety has come great strides in recent decades. We are reaching the point where marginal changes to our safety metrics and leading indicators are considered measures of success. This is a great thing!  Seeing where we are and where we have been indicates the increasing level of diligence across private industry. So with so much success in lowering incidents […]

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#SafetyforLife: A passion for wellness at work

April 28, 2016, is World Day for Safety and Health, and we’re celebrating all the ways AECOM keeps its people safe. Join us here this week as we recognize our safety champions who are dedicated to ensuring our projects – and people – remain safe. When I first joined AECOM, I was the corporate safety, health and environment […]

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Leadership that matters and works

As more women rise through the ranks of the corporate world, the much-desired “seat at the table” is becoming a more reachable goal. While there is still much progress to be made, the fact that women are present in rooms where the most difficult decisions are being made is an opportunity for us to use our voices to shape lasting outcomes. But being in the room isn’t enough — a seat at the table […]

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#SafetyforLife: Safety is a lifestyle

April 28, 2016, is World Day for Safety and Health, and we’re celebrating all the ways AECOM keeps its people safe. Join us here this week as we recognize our safety champions who are dedicated to ensuring our projects – and people – remain safe.  As children, we all tried to imagine our future job. I never guessed […]

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Earth Day 2016: “Trees for the Earth”

Ayala Triangle Park, Manila, Philippines As Earth Day 2016 celebrates “Trees for the Earth,” we look at some of the ways trees help us deliver a better world. Trees are hard at work from New York City, to London, to Manila, to Sacramento, and they’re doing more than you might think. View this SlideShare presentation to see how trees slow climate change, protect […]

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Inspiring the next generation to do more

I can think of several reasons why 500 kids would willingly wait in line for more than 20 minutes on a Saturday: free ice cream or puppies are chief among them. But what about an opportunity to look like a civil engineer? Worldwide, we are responsible for interesting kids in science, technology, engineering and math […]

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Technology and tradition: sustainable housing for the Navajo Nation

AECOM and the Navajo Housing Authority (NHA) were recently honored with a Special Achievement in geographic information systems (GIS) award at the 2015 Environmental Systems Research Institute (Esri) International User Conference in San Diego. This award acknowledges vision, leadership, hard work, and innovative use of Esri’s GIS technology. AECOM project manager David Turk has been […]

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