ACCO are committed to business practices, operations, and projects that improve economic, environmental, and societal outcomes. Our comprehensive skills and expertise are a valued resource to clients around the world in support of their sustainability objectives.
Internally, Serenity sustainability practices are being continuously enhanced to help minimize the Company’s environmental footprint, reduce costs, and enrich the work experience of our employees.
The key components of Serenity integrated approach to sustainability include the:
Marketplace – where we integrate sustainable solutions into our project work.
Environment – reducing the environmental impacts of our internal business operations.
Workplace – where we improve the safety, well-being, and satisfaction of our employees and partners.
Community – where we strengthen and enhance the communities where we work.
As a recognized leader in sustainable development, Serenity incorporates sustainable design standards into each project we plan, design, and engineer. We apply accepted energy and environmental principles that strike a balance between effective practices and cutting-edge concepts, and our integrated approach assures that designs meet aesthetic and functional goals, while promoting energy efficiency, resource conservation, health, productivity, durability, and a sustainable future.
Serenity provides a technical and scientific basis for sustainability, using modeling and computer simulation to develop effective and economic solutions for integrated environmental design. We focus on the triple bottom line—providing sustainable solutions that have a positive impact on the environment, the community, and the profitability of our clients. Serenity recognizes that when our design solutions minimize impacts to the environment, we serve both our clients and future generations.
Steps we follow:
Sustainability Strategy and Planning
Integrated Sustainable Design and Construction
Commissioning and Certification
Our promise is to earn each client’s confidence each and every day by understanding their goals, honoring our commitments, protecting their investment and operating with their best interests in mind.
Our approach to design relies on active collaboration with our clients and a balance of design and operational expectations, with technical and budget requirements. Our goal is to affirm our clients’ mission, support their brand and identity objectives, and make a positive contribution to the community.
Our core values recognize that our business success is founded upon a commitment to certain principles.
People: The expertise, passion and thought leadership of our talented people around the world make our success possible. We respect and encourage our people’s ideas, diversity and cultures.
Clients: We are committed to our clients and to setting industry standards for service and delivery. We take ownership for solving our clients’ problems and anticipating new opportunities.
Excellence: We believe in delivering unequivocal excellence in everything that we do.
Integrity We must always maintain our commitment to acting ethically and with integrity — in all that we do, every day of the year.
Safety We are a company that puts safety first. We are all accountable for keeping ourselves and our colleagues safe, and for delivering work safely to our clients.
Innovation We differentiate our company by challenging ourselves to look for new and better ways to deliver our expertise through innovative solutions that enable each client to realize its vision.