Air quality is impacting everyday life in a way that it never has before, particularly for urban dwellers. The UN estimates that the vast majority of the world – 6.76 billion people – lives with excessive air pollution, and that 1 in 9 lives are lost to related factors. Ramboll has a long history of delivering innovative, sustainable solutions to improve air quality.
Gothenburg will become the first city in Sweden to implement strategic action plans for cloudburst management in the urban environment. Ramboll has together with the city developed a method to handle major flooding in a sustainable way which includes implementation of new blue-green infrastructure.
Ramboll is assisting the Danish Environmental Protection Agency (DEPA) and the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) developing the Sustainable Islands Initiative (SII) – an innovative solid waste management project that can potentially impact the lives of millions of Indonesian people living on islands.
All over the world, regions, countries and cities are increasingly investing in projects that help them adapt to more fierce and unpredictable weather conditions. A growing number of these projects seek to include a ‘climate justice’ dimension. But what is climate justice and how can this new concept be operationalised and implemented?
Areas like California experience longer and more severe droughts due to climate change. To avoid water scarcity, they need to increase the share of groundwater in the water supply. Geophysicists from Ramboll help map groundwater resources around the world by using advanced scanning technology.
One of the largest construction projects in Denmark has experienced less than half the usual number of accidents, largely due to an interactive game that workers are required to play before starting at the site. The game is now being distributed to other countries.Read more about the project
Green and blue infrastructures in Singapore lessen the impacts of intensive urbanisation through more sustainable and biophilic design measures.Read about Kampung Admirality
When you work for Ramboll you’re working for a global company. You’ll be joining colleagues from all over the world, many of whom are involved with international clients and projects, and some working abroad. Right now, we're looking for more than 250 bright colleagues for exciting and innovative projects.
"I work with environment and health in our San Francisco office, focusing on air quality. Air quality is an issue we need to tackle, sooner rather than later; air quality is very closely tied to climate changes and has a huge impact on public health." - Julia Luongo, Managing consultant.
Once again, Ramboll has secured one of the top spots as the most attractive employer among engineering students in 2018. The survey is conducted by Universum and based on the preferences of over 56,000 students from leading universities in the Nordics.
With more than 300 offices in 35 countries, Ramboll combines local experience with a global knowledgebase constantly striving to achieve inspiring and exacting solutions that make a genuine difference to our clients, the end-users, and society at large.
We employ more than 15,000 experts globally and have especially strong representation in the Nordics, UK, North America, Continental Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific.
Organic growth was 7.0%. Net growth from acquisitions was 0.8%, whilst the reporting currency DKK against foreign currencies had negative 2.1% impact on revenue.
Ramboll is majority owned by the Ramboll Foundation and this ensures the long-term and independent development of the company, its employees and the communities we serve.
Our founders believed in high ethical standards and behaving responsibly with each other and society at large. And this is still how we run Ramboll today.