WSP Commits to Net Zero, Supported by Science-based Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Targets

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MONTREAL, April 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) (“WSP” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce ambitious climate action through a commitment to achieve net zero emissions across its value chain by 2040. To support the achievement of its net zero commitment, the Corporation has set science-based greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets, which have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).

Sewer Tunnel Designed by WSP USA Will Be Longest Built in St. Louis

Seven-mile tunnel will improve water quality in Meramec River watershed, consolidate Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District wastewater treatment plant operations.

Construction has begun on the longest sewer tunnel project ever attempted in the St. Louis region – a project designed by WSP USA.

When complete in 2024, the 6.8-mile-long Lower Meramec Tunnel will enhance the region’s sewer network and improve water quality within the Meramec River watershed on the south side of the metropolitan St. Louis area.

WSP USA Partners With EcoChallenge: Drawdown in Recognition of Earth Month

The WSP team placed third in the 2019 and 2020 Drawdown EcoChallenges.
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NEW YORK, April 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ — From April 1–30, WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services consultancy, will participate in the Earth Month EcoChallenge: Drawdown for the fourth year in a row.

In the 2020 EcoChallenge competition, 127 WSP team members from 39 offices joined together to participate in this sustainability-focused initiative.

Golder Is Now Part of WSP

We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Golder, a global consulting firm with over 60 years of experience in providing earth sciences and environmental consulting services.

The addition of Golder increases WSP’s workforce by approximately 7,000 people and together we will represent the leading global environmental consulting firm with approximately 14,000 of our 54,000 professionals dedicated to accelerating the world’s green transition. By joining forces, WSP is ideally positioned to benefit from the rapidly growing ESG trends driving demand for environmental services, while being the partner of choice to advise our clients on achieving their sustainability goals.

Tanya Adams to Lead Inclusion and Diversity at WSP USA

New vice president of Inclusion & Diversity will lead three-year strategy to increase equity, inclusion and diversity in operations, hiring and community engagement.
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CHICAGO, March 9, 2021 /3BL Media/ — WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services consultancy, has appointed Tanya Adams vice president of inclusion and diversity. Adams will implement the company’s new three-year strategic plan to deliver equity and equality for WSP USA employees and the communities the firm serves.

Nye Jones, CDP, named President of the Tri-State Diversity Council Advisory Board

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Congratulations to Nye Jones, CDP (Featured on CIO), Equity and Social Justice, and Climate, Resilience, and Sustainability Business Partner, on being named President of the 

WSP Supports World Water Day 2021 - Valuing Water

A series of webinars and articles by WSP thought leaders will explore opportunities to maintain a reliable, sustainable water supply.

Given the impacts of climate change on water, it is more imperative than ever that we value this precious resource in a responsible and accountable manner.

World Water Day will be celebrated on March 22, 2021 to raise awareness around global water shortages and support the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6: water and sanitation for all by 2030.

WSP Announces NEPA Nerd Campaign

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As a celebration of Engineers Week and Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, we're excited to launch our NEPA Nerd campaign. The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) presents ever-changing challenges and problem-solving opportunities to master. When you have a passion for that kind of brain teaser, you become a NEPA Nerd.

Meet Katharine Mather, WSP USA planner.

WSP USA Partners With the Coalition for Climate Resilient Investment

Collaborating to integrate climate-related data into cash flow modeling and valuation estimation practices for infrastructure assets.
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WASHINGTON, D.C., February 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ — WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services firm, has partnered with the Coalition for Climate Resilient Investment (CCRI) on an initiative to support resilient communities and sustained socio-economic development. 

CCRI is focused on developing practical methods and tools to mainstream climate-related data into infrastructure investment decisions.  

WSP Selected for Multiple 2020 EBJ and CCBJ Achievement Awards

Resilience work, innovation and sustainable technology advances recognized by preeminent environmental business publishing and research company.
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SAN DIEGO, February 17, 2021 /3BL Media/ — WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services firm, received honors from Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) and Climate Change Business Journal (CCBJ) for project and technological merit, and exponential growth of its corporate resilience practice.  

The awards speak to WSP’s enterprise-wide focus on, and commitment to, innovation and advancing its climate, resilience and sustainability services across all public and private sector markets. 


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