Being Well: Challenges in designing healthy, sustainable buildings

While buildings traditionally provide comfort and protection from external threats, we are discovering health risks associated with our internal environments. With people now spending 90 percent of time indoors, it is evident that we must design, construct and operate buildings that are both sustainable and healthy. The criteria in new standards like WELL and Fitwel […]

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Re-imagining infrastructure in L.A.

What do you love about Los Angeles? Los Angeles is a global city with a brand that is iconic around the world. As a global destination city, L.A. is truly a gateway to the rest of the world, and many of our residents hail from other countries. I love the diversity this brings to our […]

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Go behind the scenes with director John Singleton

The director of AECOM’s new TV commercial is John Singleton, an American film director, screenwriter and producer and native of South Los Angeles. Best known for directing “Boyz n the Hood,” for which he was nominated for the Academy Awards for best director and best original screenplay, John’s filmography includes the action films “Shaft,” “2 Fast […]

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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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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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