Our clients are private companies which range from major multi-nationals servicing a variety of sectors to small and medium-sized enterprises, government bodies (national, regional and local), international semi-governmental organisations, and not-for-profit organisations. We frequently work in partnership with associated organisations, architects and consultants who bring additional expertise or capacity. We have long-standing links with academic and research institutions. 

Our company operates through eight business lines, across which we share innovation and expertise. Our principal markets are described below:


Wherever passengers are travelling, chances are our aviation engineers have already made their journey a little smoother. We develop inspired solutions and provide project management services for airport and airline developers. Our portfolio dates back 65 years and spans 550 airports. Read more on the website about our market Aviation.


Whether office, factory, school or hospital, buildings need to be fit for purpose, cost effective to run, and offer comfort and adequate functionality to their occupants. Innovative technologies ensure the best use of space, materials and energy. Innovative design ensures our buildings enhance their environment. Read more on the website about our market Buildings.


Securing the world's energy supply is one of today’s biggest challenges. Engineering and environmental solutions for the energy sector are our expertise. Our installations harness wind, waves and tides. We are active in anaerobic, bio-fossil, biomass plants and thermal energy and power. Read more on the website about our market Energy.


Innovation in industrial engineering is our forte across food and beverage, oil and gas, petro-chemical, production and assembly lines. Delivering all project phases from feasibility to full engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services, we have the skills required to bring projects to completion. Read more on the website about our market Industry.


Partnering with clients to develop and design bridges, roads, tunnels and smart transport solutions, we understand the value for societies of effective infrastructure. We deliver innovative and sustainable solutions that transport people, goods and resources more quickly, more safely and with less negative impact. Read more on the website about our market Infrastructure.


We are one of the world leaders in marine and port facilities (ranked in the top three of the maritime sector according to ENR). We understand transit challenges and provide fully integrated multidisciplinary solutions for the entire chain from pit to port and onwards. Read more on the website about our market Maritime.


Whatever the commodity, wherever the mine, we design and engineer solutions across the mining logistics chain. From feasibility studies to detailed design and review work to business support, our mining consultants deliver multi-commodity solutions worldwide. Read more on the website about our market Mining.

Rural & Urban Planning 

As cities become more populated and societies become more sophisticated, emphasis is placed on quality and sustainability. By bringing together all the important stakeholders, we forge better urban design and development. We apply our technical expertise and funding insight to develop rural and urban areas that deliver multiple long-term benefits to society. Read more on the website about our markets Rural Areas and Urban Areas.


Due to the growing demand for water and flood protection we see the necessity to improve the management of the water cycle, from capture and storage, through abstraction and treatment, to flood risk management and coastal protection. Our innovations use technology and the power of natural forces to create sustainable solutions that safeguard the quality and security of our water, mitigate against flood risks and address water scarcity. Read more on the website about our market Water.