Friday, March 01, 2013
Client Recognizes Efforts of 22 ARCADIANs
ARCADIS U.S. received high honors at the CSXT Public Safety Health & Environment Conference held recently in Atlanta. The conference provided CSX workers and contractors with training in best safety practices, ethical conduct and teamwork.
"We are proud of the successful projects we’ve accomplished with CSX over the 18 plus years we’ve worked with them," said Joe Maddalena, principal-in-charge for ARCADIS client CSX. "We work tirelessly to make sure CSX has all of the resources they need and that our work is completed with the safety of our staff, the community and our clients first and foremost, and being recognized for our efforts is a great honor."
"Our success and recognition demonstrates the CSXT team's commitment to both organization's core values," said Denis Balcer, director health & safety for ARCADIS U.S. "ARCADIS embraces the CSXT mantra of 'no job is so important, no service so urgent that we cannot take the time to perform all work safely,' which leads to ethical alignment, focus and client service. Many thanks to CSXT for helping us achieve another injury-free year!"
- Six staff members from around the U.S. and one team based in Tampa were honored with 2012 Outstanding Achievement Awards. Their roles range from project scientists to staff geologists, to health and safety professionals.
- Another team, made up of 11 staff members, received the 2012 Award of Excellence.
- Two project managers were awarded the 2012 Conrail Special Recognition Award.
Client recognizes efforts of 22 ARCADIANs, ARCADIS Internal News, 3/1/2013
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Young ARCADIS Engineer Recognized for Achievements Both In and Out of the Office in 2012
Erin Curtis, a project transportation engineer for ARCADIS in Akron, Ohio, was recently awarded the 2012 Paul L. Busch Prize, an honor bestowed upon an ARCADIS staff member who has demonstrated a commitment to making significant professional contributions to the firm early in their careers.
Erin works closely with her clients to support their goals and ensure environment compliance for a number of projects. Outside of work, she has served as an active member of youth organizations, is the former president of the Akron-Canton Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers, and more. With the University of Akron’s chapter of Engineers Without Borders, Erin traveled to Guarizama, Hondouras to build a water filtration system and to Liberia to dig a well and refurbish the local school.
Gary Johnson, executive vice president at ARCADIS U.S., said, “Erin understands that our world, our profession, our company, our offices are better places because of the people who ‘show up.’ Erin does more than show up … she also leads … both directly and by example.”
To learn more about the career opportunities available to you at ARCADIS U.S., visit our Careers page
Thursday, November 29, 2012
ARCADIS’ Water Management Expertise & Superstorm Sandy
Superstorm Sandy made landfall on Monday, Oct. 29 and wreaked havoc up and down the East Coast, with major impacts to New Jersey and the New York metropolitan areas.
ARCADIS spoke to many media outlets about our expertise in water management, particularly in relation to a proposed storm surge barrier concept for New York City from 2009.
The following is a summary of the coverage ARCADIS received:
Dutch Arcadis to help Sandy recovery effort, Reuters, Nov. 1, 2012
Arcadis Wins Orders to Bring Water Treatment Plants Back on Line, Bloomberg, Nov. 1, 2012
NYC flood was foreseen: Now what?
, NBC News, Oct. 31, 2012
5 Ideas That Could Have Prevented Flooding in New York
, The Atlantic, Oct. 31, 2012
How We Can Redesign New York’s Unsafe Shoreline
, Wired, Nov. 2, 2012
Deciding Where Future Disasters Will Strike
, New York Times, Nov. 4, 2012
Raise The Sea Barrier
, Huffington Post
Thursday, August 02, 2012
Safety and Risk Management at the world's largest experimental fusion facility
Energy continues to dominate the headlines, both in the Uk and abroad. with constantly changing opinions on how to meet the ever-increasing demand for energy, and to ensure we "keep the lights on". What remains constant, however, is the need for effective safety and risk management throughout all areas of the energy sector.
Monday, April 16, 2012
Denver Post Launches 'Top Workplaces 2012' Special Report
ARCADIS has been
named as a top 20 company in The Denver Post survey of top places to
work in the Denver metro area.
Monday, March 26, 2012
Southern Ontario Water feature in Ontario Business Report
John Vogan, Canadian operations manager for ARCADIS, one of the world's leading water consulting firms, agrees that the Grand River Watershed laboratory is SOWC's key attraction. "Site access for testing is one of the biggest challenges facing water research pioneers anywhere," he says. As a result, products tested in Ontario should get to market quicker and more efficiently.
Monday, March 19, 2012
The Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) – A major force in international water expertis
John Vogan, Canadian operations manager for ARCADIS, told the Ontario Business Report that "site access for testing is one of the biggest challenges facing water research pioneers anywhere."
Monday, March 12, 2012
Neil McArthur: This is just the start
Neil McArthur shares his thoughts on the ARCADIS EC Harris merger, becoming a global player and his vision for the company's future.
Click here to view the article
After the Deal, Building Magazine, 3/12/2012
Monday, March 19, 2012
ENR Texas & Louisianas Top 20 Under 40
ENR Texas & Louisiana named Jennifer Berthiaume, GIS analyst for ARCADIS in Dallas, one of the Top 20 Under 40 professionals. She works with ARCADIS teams to collect data for geospatial solutions.
Thursday, May 12, 2011
New Orleans Hurricane Protection
To help protect the city of
New Orleans against future rising waters, ARCADIS provided full project
life-cycle support to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
using innovative technologies for a new risk reduction system, surge
barrier, and one of the largest pump stations in the U.S.
New Orleans Hurricane Protection, ENR Military Construction, 5/12/2011
Wednesday, February 09, 2011
ARCADIS Engineer, Dennis Kamber, Named Top Newsmaker of 2010
Dennis Kamber, Senior Vice President and National Market
Development Manager for Water Management, has been selected as one of
Engineering News-Record's (ENR) Top 25 Newsmakers of the Year.
ARCADIS Engineer, Dennis Kamber, Named Top Newsmaker of 2010, CNBC, 2/9/2011
Tuesday, January 25, 2011
ARCADIS and Malcolm Pirnie Partner Up to Deliver Trenchless Solutions to a Global Clientele
Trenchless Technology reports on the merger and integration of ARCADIS and Malcolm Pirnie and its impact on the trenchless market. In addition to the merger/integration, the article addresses trends in the trenchless market and the ARCADIS/Malcolm Pirnie business model, including participation in trade show and industry groups.