VALMONT RELEASES ITS 2022 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT
Mar. 25, 2022
Source: Valmont Industries news release
OMAHA, Neb.--Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure development and irrigation equipment and services for agriculture, today released its 2022 Sustainability Report.
To read the report click here.
A lifelong dedication to sustainability is at the core of everything Valmont does. The Company's tagline and purpose statement, Conserving Resources, Improving Life, connects the business segments to how value to customers is delivered, how innovation is achieved, and how key resources are managed.
"In the past year, we've made remarkable strides to minimize our environmental impact, while also creating increasingly efficient and sustainable solutions for our customers," said Stephen G. Kaniewski, President and Chief Executive Officer, "Our vision continues to be the leading provider for sustainable infrastructure and agriculture solutions in the markets we serve."
Highlights of the 2022 Sustainability Report include:
*Recommitment to 2025 environmental goals
*19% reduction in carbon emissions from Scope 1 mobile sources
*12% reduction in normalized electricity usage
100% of global manufacturing facilities to adopt low-flow water fixtures for nonproduction areas
Identified and committed to four United Nations Sustainability Development Goals (UN SDGs) that the business naturally aligns with:
Goal 2: Zero Hunger - End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy - Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure - Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
Goal 11:Sustainable Cities and Communities - Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable
Spotlighting the success of the Company's Champion Green Teams - annual awards recognizing sites which have made significant improvements in their sustainability efforts
"We are excited to highlight our commitments throughout the organization along with our plans to conserve resources and improve life in 2022 and the years beyond," said Kaniewski.
About Valmont Industries, Inc.
For over 75 years, Valmont has been a global leader in creating vital infrastructure and advancing agricultural productivity. Today, we remain committed to doing more with less by innovating through technology. Learn more about how we're Conserving Resources. Improving Life. at valmont.com.