The World Environment Center (WEC) announced that the 2016 Gold Medal Award for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development has been awarded to CH2M, an infrastructure and natural resource management company. The award will be presented to CH2M Chairman and CEO Jacqueline Hinman on May 19, 2016, at the 32nd Annual WEC Gold Medal Gala in Washington, D.C.

CH2M is being recognized for its deep commitment to sustainability and social responsibility throughout the company, including valuing ecosystems services, partnering with leading environmental nonprofits, and acting as a global leader in international water initiatives.

“We are honored to receive such an outstanding distinction, especially knowing that many of our pioneering, visionary clients have received the Gold Medal Award before us,” said Jacqueline Hinman, CEO and chairman of CH2M. “We built our company around innovation, creativity, and collaboration, and it’s a privilege to do work that advances the well-being of our clients and communities.”

With its global headquarters based near Denver, CH2M provides consulting, design, engineering, project management and delivery of vital infrastructure and resources to clients in public and private sectors and diverse industries.