AMEC celebrates 10 years in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index


London, United Kingdom (19 September 2013) - AMEC plc, the international engineering and project management company, has again been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), which annually surveys and benchmarks the sustainability performance of thousands of the world's largest companies.

AMEC is among the top eight companies under Oil Equipment and Services and is deemed one of the Index's sustainability leaders. It is the 10th year in succession that AMEC has featured in the DJSI. .

Launched in 1999, the DJSI were the first global indices tracking the financial performance of leading sustainability-driven companies worldwide. It invites over 3,000 publicly traded companies, including 800 companies in emerging markets, to report annually on their sustainability practices.

The assessment for 2013-14 was based on corporate economic, environmental and social performance, taking into account issues such as corporate governance, risk management, climate change mitigation, corporate citizenship and philanthropy, supply chain standards and workforce practices.

Will Serle, AMEC Group HR Director with management responsibility for sustainability, said: "We are very pleased that the focus, thought and effort we continue to put into sustainability have been rewarded with another excellent position in the oil services sector of the DJSI. Standards are higher and competition among enlightened businesses is more intense than ever, which will spur us on in our aim to be best in class in economic, social and environmental sustainability."

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