Golder Associates Wins 2011 Environmental Business Journal Award for Industry Leadership

Jan 16, 2012

Golder Associates has received an Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) award for "Industry Leadership" for training over 300 industrial hygiene (IH) professionals worldwide in just two years to accommodate the global demand for industrial health expertise.

More than 75 major companies have enrolled employees in Golder courses to achieve international IH certification, and we are one of the first organizations approved to provide such training, based on our qualifications, track record in IH education, and instructors. Golder has conducted more than a dozen five-day courses in Singapore, India, China, and Malaysia and has scheduled courses in 10 countries throughout 2012. Dr. Jas Singh, a certified industrial hygienist and former board member of the American Board of Industrial Hygiene, directs the IH curriculum and leads Golder's 12 certified consultants.

While the IH profession is mature in North America, the demand has been ramping up in countries where an expanding industrial base requires thousands of qualified professionals. Because certification is a long road, IH organizations have developed a modular certification solution to fulfill this critical need.

Read more about this award here.

About Environmental Business Journal

EBI founded Environmental Business Journal in 1988, giving shape to the Environmental Industry and providing strategic information and market forecasts for executives involved in 14 business segments, including environmental remediation, water & wastewater, air pollution control and consulting/engineering. The EBI segmentation and quantification of the Environmental Industry was adopted by the U.S. Department of Commerce's Statistical Abstract, OECD, and many other government and private sources. EBJ data and analysis have been published in numerous business plans, in addition to The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Economist, Fortune and other leading trade and business periodicals.

About Golder Associates

Golder Associates is respected across the globe for providing consulting, design and construction services in the specialist areas of earth and environment, and the related areas of energy.  Employee-owned since its formation in 1960, Golder now employs more than 7,000 people who operate from more than 160 offices located throughout Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe, North America and South America.  For more information, refer to http://www.golder.com/

Please direct all feedback, comments and questions to:

Patty Kamysz, Golder Associates Inc.
Tel: +1 408 220 9256
Email: pkamysz@golder.com

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