Sweco’s consultants work in projects that have an impact on the development of society and quality of life, which places stringent demands on consideration to ecological, ethical and socioeconomic aspects. Sweco has opportunities to influence development mainly through its involvement in client projects. Sweco's group common quality and environment assurance system, certfied by ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001, is used by architects and consultants throughout the entire assignment process.
The company’s long-term profitability and growth are driven by solutions that contribute to sustainable development of society, such as urban planning and solutions for renewable energy, efficient traffic, water supply and energy efficiency. As consultants and experts, Sweco’s employees are often deeply involved in the client projects, frequently at an early stage, and therefore have considerable scope to exert an influence.