How Environmental Management Systems Are Driving Sustainability Success

Interview with Tara McCullen, Burns & McDonnell Regional Environmental Services Manager in Atlanta Q: What is an environmental management system (EMS)? Why is it important? A: An EMS is a framework of processes to proactively control and minimize impacts to the environment, comply with environmental regulations and continually improve environmental performance. Managing environmental data and…

How an Integrated Team Approach is Disrupting the Norm

Interview with Nathan Newman, Manager, Regional Global Facilities Group, Burns & McDonnell Q: How can the engineering, architecture, construction (AEC) industry efficiently take a project from planning through construction to meet the demands of our aging infrastructure and needs? A: We have to look at taking an alternative approach to project delivery. Traditionally, project teams…