EBJ News: January 3, 2018: Global Recycling Industry

Global Recycling Industry



China’s new environmental standards challenges global recycling industry

The global recycling industry faces major disruption as China began enforcing its National Sword policy on January … Read more

ICF reports first quarter 2016 results

ICF International (Fairfax, Va.) generated revenue of $284 million in its first quarter ended March 31, 2016, a rise of 4% compared to last year’s first quarter. Federal government revenue … Read more

CH2M reports first quarter 2016 results

CH2M reported first quarter 2016 results of a 6% increase in revenues compared to a year ago to to $1.34 billion. Backlog is $9.7 billion, up $1.7 billion from a … Read more

EPA funds air quality research centers

U.S. EPA is providing $30 million to create research centers at three universities. Carnegie Mellon, Harvard and Yale will study how to reduce air quality impacts on public health. Funding … Read more

Taylor Engineering merges with Parametrix

Taylor Engineering Inc. (Spokane, Wash.) has merged with Parametrix (Seattle), expanding Parametrix’s capabilities in the Inland Empire and Intermountain Region. Taylor Engineering was founded in 1985 and specializes in civil … Read more

ATC acquires leak detection and monitoring firm

ATC Group Services (Lafayette, La.), an environmental consulting and industrial hygiene firm, has acquired Dexter Field Service (Austin, Texas), a leak detection and repair, monitoring and environmental services firm. Terms … Read more

SWCA Environmental acquires New England Environmental

SWCA Environmental Consultants (Phoenix, Ariz.) has acquired New England Environmental Inc. (NEE, Amherst, Mass.). Founded in 1986, NEE is a full service environmental consulting firm providing natural resource and environmental … Read more

DBK Partners acquired by RPS Group

Property and construction consultants DBK Partners Ltd. (Bournemouth, UK) has been acquired by RPS Group PLC (Abingdon, UK), a multidisciplinary consultancy that employs more than 5,000 staff in 125 countries. … Read more

Building & Earth acquires Christian Testing Laboratories

Building & Earth (Birmingham, Ala.) has announced the acquisition of Christian Testing Laboratories (CTL, Montgomery, Ala.), an engineering firm.  CTL has been in business since 1951 and has a second … Read more

Duke Energy accelerates renewable energy growth goal by 33%

Duke Energy (Charlotte, N.C.) has raised its 2020 renewable energy goal by 33% and is planning to own or purchase 8,000 MW of wind, solar and biomass capacity by 2020. … Read more