MWH, now part of Stantec, officially started its Italian operations in 1973 and, over the following years, developed a national and international client base that benefits tremendously from the company’s global office network. MWH operations in Italy have grown to 120 employees operating through a main office in Milan and one in Rome and Soave (Verona), coupled by other project offices in the country.
The Italian team has developed a multidisciplinary approach to consulting and engineering mainly serving private clients from banks and investment funds, to utilities and oil and gas multinationals, through to manufacturing companies and SMEs. It has developed considerable expertise in executing sustainable energy, infrastructure and environmental projects in Italy and many other Southern, Central and Eastern European countries.
Every year, the company features among the top 10 Italian independent engineering firms according to the rankings issued by the major trade publication Edilizia e Territorio (Il Sole 24 ore).
It also has an ISO 9001:2008 Certified Quality System and a certification of their Environmental Management System, according to the requirements set forth by ISO 14001. A Safety Management System complying with the standard OHSAS 18001:2007 is also in place.
Some of the main projects carried out in Italy include the program management of the environmental liabilities of some of the major oil and gas retail sites all over the country; energy efficiency audits and consultancy for the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and for industrial clients; the environmental monitoring of the BreBeMi Highway in Northern Italy; technical consulting and construction monitoring for several waste-to-energy plants built under project finance mechanisms; remediation, decommissioning and health and safety services for some of the top manufacturing companies in the world.
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MWH, now part of Stantec, also offers health and safety training services to Italian clients, through its Lombardy Region certified H&S Training Centre (Stantec Academy).