Archives for May 2017

Imagine it. Delivered.

As a native Angeleno, I’ve had the pleasure of watching Los Angeles transform over my lifetime. When I got an opportunity to join a company at the heart of that transformation, I jumped at the chance. It’s been fascinating to learn the extent of AECOM’s work, not just in LA but around the world. Our […]

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Connecting to the future: Leading the way on infrastructure development

This post originally published by Business Round Table. At AECOM, we are proud to be a leader in designing and building the 21st-century infrastructure assets on which America’s economy rests and the nation’s prosperity depends. Our fully integrated team of architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals are aligned in their […]

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Pollinate India: Checking in with the ‘Worker Bees’

Hi, I’m Melissa Ng, currently in India working with thriving social business Pollinate Energy. Along with my AECOM colleague Cat Ganley, I’m continuing to share my experiences right here on AECOM’s Impact blog. I had vague ideas of what an Indian slum would be like. On one hand, some of these notions turned out to […]

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Reflections after the Belt and Road forum

The world’s spotlight was on Beijing again during May 14-15, when the Belt and Road Forum (BRF) was held for the first time since China put forward the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative in 2013. The OBOR is based on the ancient Silk Road and officially it encompasses over 60 countries in Asia, Middle […]

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#InfrastructureWeek: New technologies and efficiencies for the energy of the future

Today, our energy delivery system is undergoing large-scale change as utilities and developers demand high-efficiency, distributed energy systems, including renewable energy, such as wind and solar photovoltaic systems. We have the opportunity to re-engineer our systems using new technologies that increase system reliability, resiliency and sustainability at reduced cost. Such changes are required as our […]

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#InfrastructureWeek: Delivering higher-value infrastructure through P3s

According to the American Society of Civil Engineers, the United States must invest a total of $3.3 trillion by 2025 to meet our nation’s infrastructure needs. The pipeline of projects is impressive, from road and bridge improvements and water-treatment plants, to a growing number of airport enhancements and the increasingly active higher-education sector. The quickest […]

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#InfrastructureWeek: Join us, and bring your ideas

It’s Infrastructure Week and innovation is in the spotlight. There are countless interpretations of the concept. Sure, it’s a fusion of creative problem-solving and strategic actions to improve our offerings. And, yes, it requires that we think long-term in our solutions, imagine answers that go beyond expectations, and collaborate to push boundaries. But at AECOM […]

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