The Executive Board of ARCADIS opens trading together with KNHM – the founding father of the firm, to celebrate its 125th anniversary.
ARCADIS was founded in 1888 by a number of large landowners who wanted to turn the Dutch heather fields into arable land to combat the famine in the country and create rural employment. Throughout its history and to this day, ARCADIS has been focused on improving the quality of life in the communities in which it works.
From its humble beginnings in the Netherlands, ARCADIS has grown into a global company with more than 22,000 employees in 40 countries spread throughout Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, and Asia. The Company focuses on four areas of activity: Infrastructure, Water, Environment and Buildings.
Renowned projects include the Millau Viaduct in...