Committed to sustainability

As a future oriented company we assume accountability for society and the environment. Our values, vision and guiding principles reflects this. Thus we also open new potential sales volumes and confirm the sustainable development of our group. more

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Dow Jones Sustainability Index

In September 2017, HOCHTIEF was recognized for its sustainable corporate management for the 12th year in a row and was included in the internationally renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index Europe as the only German construction group.

Stock-listed HOCHTIEF affiliate CIMIC was listed in the Australian group.

RobecoSam Sustainability Yearbook 2017

In the latest issue of the RobecoSam Sustainability Yearbook, HOCHTIEF was awarded "RobecoSAM Silver Class" status in the "Construction and Engineering" category. Only the best one to five percent of participants are included in the renowned silver class. In addition, HOCHTIEF was recognized as "RobecoSAM Industry Mover" as the company that made the most progress in its industry compared to the year prior. Australian subsidiary CIMIC was awarded bronze status.


HOCHTIEF was again awarded "Sector Leader Industrials" status in the Germany/Austria/Switzerland region by CDP in October 2016. With the award, non-profit organization CDP recognizes HOCHTIEF’s contribution to climate protection and reduction of pollutants. HOCHTIEF was recognized for its high degree of transparency in dealing with environmental issues. 

HOCHTIEF subsidiaries CIMIC and Turner were also recognized by CDP this year.

STOXX Global ESG Leaders Indices

Following the annual review of all listed companies in the STOXX Global ESG Leaders Indices, HOCHTIEF was listed for the first time in September 2016.

The STOXX Global ESG Leaders Indices provide an overview of the world's leading companies regarding environmental, social, and governance criteria.

FTSE4Good Index

In 2016, HOCHTIEF was again listed in the FTSE4Good index, scoring 86 out of 100 possible points. HOCHTIEF achieved the full score primarily in the categories "Environmental Pollution and Resources," "Water Use," "Biodiversity," "Risk Management," and "Health and Human Rights." HOCHTIEF affiliate CIMIC was also listed in the index.