Rethink Cities – a white paper on societal challenges

FIDIC launches the Sustainability Pack

Solutions offerd for Sustainable Development

The Consulting Engineering industry launches a new set of pratical guides for use by all those involved in developing infrastructure. The launch will take plave this 16-18 September 2013 in Barcelona at the Centenary Conference of FIDIC, the International Federation of Consulting Engineers.

Consulting Engineers and Architects, as key advisors in the delivery of sustainable infrastructure, have developed more sophisticated technologies to tackle innovative solutions to energy, water and transport usage in a more coordinated way.

FIDIC Sustainability Pack (eng)

This pack comprises:

  • Rethink Cities – a white paper on societal challenges
  • PSM, a Project Sustainability Management manual for consulting engineers implemneting major sustainability issues in projects
  • PSL, a Project Sustainability Logbook to support owners and their partners with collaborative work on sustainability.


The report ”RETHINK CITIES – a FIDIC/EFCA White Paper on sustainable urban development through a holistic approach” is written of Svenska Teknik&Designföretagen (The Swedish Federation of Consulting Engineers and Architects), FIDIC (The International Federation of Consulting Engineers) and EFCA (The European Federation of Engineering Consultancy Associations) through Stellan Fryxell, Tengbom (editor), Jean Felix, Syntec-Ingénierie (co-editor); Agneta Persson, WSP Sweden (co-editor) and Nicole Harper, environmental specialist (co-editor). In addition, many have helped with advice, support and reading etc.

Swedish flyer edition: Rethink Cities -_Tänk_om,_om_städer.

French flyer edition: Repenser Cities

The Swedish Federation of Consulting Engineers and Architects