Alexandre L'heureux, President and CEO
Established in 1969, WSP Global Inc. is one of the world’s leading engineering professional services consulting firms, offering lasting solutions in Property and Buildings, Transportation and Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources, and Power and Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services.
SP’S expert team can help companies ensure that their products meet quality, health, environmental, safety, and social accountability standards for virtually any market around the world. With 43,000 talented employees in more than 550 offices across 40 countries, WSP engineers projects for Transportation, Infrastructure, Buildings, Energy, Resources and Industrial, Environment and Geomatics, that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come. WSP’s technical knowledge, engineering heritage, and multidisciplinary experience position them to partner with clients, from strategy through to solutions design and implementation. The company collaborates with the client to help them in their internal efforts and business strategies and aligns it with sustainability goals and priorities. The company designs sustainable energy solutions that improve energy efficiency, foster renewable power generation, and achieve exceptional environmental performance, all while implementing innovative strategies and business models to ensure secure and reliable energy supply.
WSP offers its services to clients across all sectors— buildings, oil and gas, mining, industrial, transport, and infrastructure to discover opportunities to meet the rising demand for power. Starting from initial development and planning studies through to front-end design, project management, and commissioning, WSP provides multidisciplinary engineering, technical, and project delivery services at all phases of a project.
The company collaborates with clients to reduce both energy end-use and the release of greenhouse gas emissions and delivers future energy schemes to help create a sustainable world. WSP offers expertise in district heating and cooling distribution, energy management and efficiency, geothermal energy, hydropower, nuclear energy, wind energy, power transmission and distribution, solar energy, and thermal energy and bioenergy.
Propelled by its international brainpower, WSP strives to develop alternatives to diminishing fossil fuels and to combat the dangers of climate change. WSP has a diverse portfolio of renewable energy projects where they helped identify, establish, and minimize risks for clients. The company also provides dedicated support to clients throughout the project lifecycle – from pre-feasibility right through to design, operations and maintenance and onto decommissioning. WSP’s involvement begins with feasibility studies, providing advice on technical, financial, emission, and environmental issues, to engineering design and energy simulations during the construction phase. The company also offers long-term operational management support services.
Experienced in traditional power generation technologies, new renewable technologies, and their associated systems, WSP offers services in the power generation and distribution of energy from water, sun, wind, biomass, soil, compost, waste, and various types of surplus energy. WSP’s dedicated energy specialists comprised of an international network of civil and structural engineers, process engineering specialists, environmental, and climate change consultants, provide solutions starting from water supply for steam to cooling the disposal of effluent— optimizing clients’ power generation operations.
Coupled with extensive experience in new build, radioactive waste management, quality services, and nuclear technology, WSP provides a wide range of environmental and planning services on nuclear projects. WSP works closely with all the parties involved, including vendors, utilities, banks, regulators, government departments, and agencies to support the whole case for nuclear technology assessments for small modular reactors, and civil design, and environmental appraisal for new nuclear projects in the UK and the Middle East. Being an accredited Independent Third Party Inspection Authority (ITPIA), WSP has a fleet-wide Inspection and Quality Assurance Framework Agreement with EDF covering project quality management, supplier oversight, and Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) Notified Body support