Aecom Choose Risk Assessor

April 12, 2018
Aecom Choose Risk Assessor

Who are Aecom? AECOM are a global network of experts working with clients, communities and colleagues to develop and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most complex challenges. 

• ~US$17.4 billion of revenue during fiscal year 2016 

• Ranked #1 in Engineering News Record‘s “Top 500 Design Firms” for 8th consecutive year 

• Named one of Fortune magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” for the third consecutive year 

Delivering clean water and energy. Building iconic skyscrapers. Planning new cities. Restoring damaged environments. Connecting people and economies with roads, bridges, tunnels and transit systems. Designing parks where children play. Helping governments maintain stability and security. Aecom connect expertise across services, markets, and geographies to deliver transformative outcomes. Worldwide, they design, build, finance, operate and manage projects and programs that unlock opportunities, protect our environment and improve people’s lives. 

How are Aecom using Risk Assessor? The tool is being used in main business lines include Environmental and Ground Engineering, Engineering, Transportation and Infrastructure, Power, industrial and Chemicals, Government, and Construction Services. The region employs about 8,000 employees. 

Why did Aecom decide to invest specifically? The risk assessment and auditing tools are effective and easy to use. Being able to use the tool for specific Task Hazard Assessments make it very cost effective as an online tool. 

How long did it take to research other competing products? The tool is the culmination of a 2 year search to find the right tool for the business. It was selected over several in house tools that were being considered for development. 

What were the results of the trial period? The users find the tool easy to use and effective in the management of on-site identified risks and appreciate the library of discrete assessments that can be maintained. The reduction in produced paper assessments is more efficient in managing project records. 

What’s the impression of the Safety Apps Team? The Safety apps team have been very easy to work with and have been able to provide reliable expert advice and flexible solutions that are needed in a very diverse business. The professionalism of the SA staff has been excellent and very helpful.