Arup announces Ireland wins the Green professional services award 2013
Friday, Apr 26, 2013Arup in Ireland has been recognised for its commitment in developing sustainable business practices at the 2013 Green Awards ceremony, in addition to being shortlisted for the Green Transport Award.
The Green Awards celebrate excellence in sustainability and encourage green best practice in Ireland amongst both organisations and individuals. This year the awards attracted over 160 entries across 22 categories.
Arup’s winning submission demonstrated environmental and sustainability strategies and achievements across nine fields including commitment and leadership, training, energy management, waste, chemicals, supply chain management and procurement, innovation and certification.
Arup was selected from a pool of competitors across a range of sectors including accountancy, law, management consultancy and other professional services. The judges recognised Arup’s long-standing commitment to sustainability in the way business is conducted, the way staff are treated and the way the organisation interacts with society as a whole.
The award is a recognition of the large level of employee engagement in sustainability practices through both project work and Arup’s certified Environmental Management System.