Sustainability at Robertson

One of our Robertson Electric Vehicles being driven to The Balfour Hospital

Lowering emissions to meet our 2030 sustainability targets

Acting responsibly towards our planet is a key pillar of our ESG strategy. By 2030 we aim to generate zero emissions from our offices, commercial fleet and construction sites within our control, and create a biodiversity net gain on our projects.

62.85% reduction

in carbon intensity

2015 to 2023

99.43% waste

diverted from landfill


11,000+ tonnes

CO2e offset


We are committed to being a responsible business and fully recognise and hold ourselves accountable for the impact of our activities on the environment, the communities where we work and our teams. 

Sustainability highlights

carbon emissions baselined
joined Race to Zero
carbon neutral status
Responsible Business 2030 strategy & targets launched
climate positive status
62.85% carbon intensity reduction since 2014-2015
'Nature positive’ approach roll out

Our 2030 commitment and targets

Our ambitious goal to reach net zero emissions as part of our commitment to assure a sustainable future.

A row of solar panels fitted on the roof of The Balfour Hospital in Orkney.
Our sustainability targets

What we’ve been doing to reduce our emissions

We’re proud of our sustainability achievements so far - here's some of the important work we have been carrying out in this area.

Our COP 26 House.
Our positive climate action

Our annual social impact report

Holding ourselves accountable for the impact of our activities

Defining and demonstrating exactly how we are delivering on our Responsible Business targets, to assure a sustainable future for our people, our partners and our planet.

Download the report
Biodiversity green roof at The Macallan distillery Robertson Construction

Sustainable construction