AECOM wins Communitas Award for Corporate Social Responsibility

AECOM wins Communitas Award for Corporate Social Responsibility

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AECOM's corporate social responsibility program was named a Communitas Award winner.

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:15am

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AECOM's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program was recently named a Communitas Award winner for excellence in CSR.

The Communitas Awards is an international effort that recognizes the spirit of people coming together for the good of the community. Winners are acknowledged for giving themselves and their resources, and for changing the way business is done to benefit communities.

“This award serves as a testament to our employees around the world who constantly give of themselves in supporting CSR efforts through volunteerism and pro-bono work while serving our clients,” said Dr. Emma Felipe, director, sustainability. “Across AECOM, there are many compelling CSR stories to tell, and our program highlights some of the best in our people and communities.”

Communitas nominees are evaluated based on the extent and effectiveness of their programs. AECOM was recognized for specific programs involving volunteerism, philanthropy and ethical, sustainable business practices.

During 2013, AECOM employee and company donations to charitable and philanthropic organizations globally totaled more than US$5.1 million.

Check out AECOM's first CSR brochure for more on the company's global social responsibility efforts.


With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in more than 150 countries around the world following the acquisition of URS, AECOM is a premier, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm.  AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings.  The company is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government.  AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural and social environments.  A Fortune 500 company, AECOM companies, including URS, had revenue of $19.2 billion during the 12 months ended June 30, 2014.  More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

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Ed Mayer, +1.732.564.3380
Director, Corporate Communications