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Awards and rankings

Arcadis continues to be recognized for innovation and excellence – as a thought leader and employer of choice and for our success in meeting and exceeding our clients’ needs.

Our work defines us. Each project is unique in its own way. What unifies them is that they embody our mission and values and provide innovative and enduring solutions that enhance the built and natural environments and improve quality of life.

Each honor and award brings us closer to our vision: to be the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm.

Awards
2014-2015

  • Forbes’ America’s Best Employers – Pure Engineering Firms – #2; Overall – Top 50%
  • World Infrastructure Award for Transport 
  • ExxonMobil Safety Award for Flawless Execution 
  • Engineering News-Record National Best of the Best Project, (Water/Environment) – Catskill/Delaware Ultraviolet Disinfection Facility, Valhalla, NY
  • Engineering News-Record Best Project (Water/Environment, Southern California Region) – Echo Park Lake Rehabilitation Project, Proposition O Clean Water Program, Los Angeles, CA
  • American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Diamond Award (Waste & Storm Water; New York), ACEC National Recognition, and American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists (AAEES) Environmental Excellence Honor Award – Newtown Creek NC-41 Central Residuals Building, New York, NY
  • Arizona Water Association Water Treatment Project of the Year – Advanced Oxidation Process Water Treatment Facility, Tucsan, AZ
  • Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Envision Platinum Award and Certification – South Los Angeles Wetlands Park, Los Angeles, CA
  • Construction Management Association of America (CMMA; Southern California Chapter) Project Achievement Award, Design Quality Award and Sustainable Construction Award – Phase I Improvements to the Terminal Area at Long Beach Airport, Long Beach, CA
  • ACEC (Tennessee) Grand Award – City of Chattanooga Area 2 Closure Construction, Chattanooga, TN
  • CMAA Project Achievement Award, Program Management Buildings – Oceanside Unified School District, San Diego, CA
  • American Society of Highway Engineers (Cuyahoga Valley Section) Outstanding Project Award (over $3M) and Association for Bridge Construction & Design (Northeastern & Central Ohio Chapter) Outstanding New Short Span Bridge Award – Crain Avenue Bridge Replacement, Akron, OH

Employee Awards

ENR's Top 20 Under 40 - recognizes trailblazing and inspiring young professionals that are rising in the ranks of the engineering industry, making their mark on their communities, clients and colleagues.

Rising Stars in Civil and Structural Engineering - honor engineers 40 years old or younger who have shown exceptional technical capability, leadership ability, effective teaching or research, and/or public service benefitting the civil or structural engineering professions, their employees, project owners and/or society.

ACEC Young Professional of the Year - recognizes the accomplishments of young engineers who are positively impacting society. The "New Faces of Engineering" competition extends that recognition with a full-page USA Today ad that highlights accomplished young engineers in the field today.

We make health and safety a top priority so our clients can successfully achieve their business goals without worrying about the associated liabilities.

Rankings
Engineering News-Record, 2015

Top 500 Design Firms – #13

Top 20 Design Firms by Sector 

  • Hazardous Waste #2
  • General Building – #4
  • Water – #7

Top 100 Pure Designers – #2