Our Commitment to Sustainability
URS is committed to business practices, operations, and projects that improve economic, environmental, and societal outcomes. Our comprehensive skills and expertise are a valued resource to clients around the world in support of their sustainability objectives.
Internally, URS’ sustainability practices are being continuously enhanced to help minimize the Company’s environmental footprint, reduce costs, and enrich the work experience of our employees.
The key components of URS’ integrated approach to sustainability include the:
As a result of our deep commitment to sustainability, URS has promoted sustainable development around the world. We apply the principles of sustainability in our work for clients, within our operations, and in communities worldwide to:
URS is a recognized leader in sustainable development. Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine has ranked URS as the #1 Green Design Firm in the United States for three consecutive years. We employ thousands of skilled planners, scientists, architects, engineers, and construction managers in our sustainability practices, including hundreds of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)-accredited professionals and licensed BRE Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) assessors.