Indigenous Engagement & Relations
Arcadis IBI Group is committed to working with First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples. We are proud to help shape the communities of tomorrow by working collaboratively today.
Our Service Offerings
- Architecture (Passive House, LEED)
- Broadband Management
- Energy Solutions
- Civil Engineering
- Environmental Assessment
- Geomatics/Land Surveying
- Public Engagement
- Sustainability & Environmental Management
- Water Resources Management
Associate Director | Practice Lead, Civil Engineering
Associate | Manager, Environmental Solutions
Associate Director | Practice Lead, Water Facilities
Director | Sr. Practice Lead, Intelligent Systems
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Supporting Indigenous Business
Arcadis IBI supports and enables Indigenous leadership in business and education. Recent endeavors include membership with the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business, and joining the First Nations Major Projects Coalition as a Sustaining Partner.
Building Brighter Futures for Indigenous Youth
Arcadis IBI is committed to investing in Indigenous education. As part of our commitment to the Principles of Reconciliation in Canada, we provide scholarships to Indigenous students through Indspire’s Building Brighter Futures program.
Working Together with Indigenous Communities
Arcadis IBI Group works in partnership with Indigenous communities at every stage of a project. In alignment with our internal commitments to reconciliation and change, this work includes rethinking traditional approaches, refining operational protocols, and bringing specific design inspirations and requirements to bear on collaborative projects in the spirit of decolonization.
Community Engagement and Consultation
Our comprehensive community consultation process maximizes the effectiveness of our services to ensure the needs of the community are identified and addressed. We focus on relationship building and develop engagements and consultation processes with care and respect.
Skills Development and Training
We identify opportunities for capacity building in order to collaborate and contribute to the Indigenous communities with which we share a working relationship. Arcadis IBI identifies opportunities to contract Indigenous owned business and provide access to appropriate skills training.
Arcadis IBI Group Partners with Indspire to Launch New Indigenous Scholarship
IBI Group Allies with First Nations to Ensure Indigenous Influence Shapes a Sustainably Built Future
IBI Group Announces Acquisition of Environmental Consulting Firm, Teranis
Woven by IBI Group
Maintain, manage, and optimize the digital fabric of your community to improve connectivity for residents and businesses, enhance the value of your network, and future proof access to the global market.
Paul First Nation Broadband Service Plan
IBI Group engaged with Paul First Nation, based approximately 70 kilometres west of Edmonton, to identify the current state of broadband services and improve connectivity in the area to help support the Nation’s residents, schools and businesses.