Atlanta, Georgia – February 15, 2023 – Today, Atrius, part of Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI), a market-leading industrial technology company, announced a new agreement with Apex Companies, LLC, a leading multidisciplinary consulting and engineering firm. Through this collaboration, Atrius customers will have greater confidence in their sustainability data using Apex’s specialized Sustainability and Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) services.
Companies around the globe are navigating new ESG regulatory requirements, as well as growing demand from clients, suppliers, and vendors, to report on their carbon impact. Enterprises big and small are seeking proven and effective solutions, as well as expertise, to meet their ESG goals in a reliable, compliant and efficient manner. With Apex’s position as a trusted provider of ESG assurance services, and the ease and scalability of Acuity’s Atrius Building Insights platform, businesses will be better equipped to confidently report their ESG progress at a fraction of the cost and time spent using other methods.
“Organizations are facing a growing number of reporting requirements for corporate carbon emissions and are increasingly looking to experts like Atrius and Apex to help them get there,” said Andrew Blauvelt, Senior Director of Product Management, Atrius, Acuity Brands. “Our collaboration with Apex allows us to offer customers a complete turnkey solution with Atrius’ cutting-edge technology platform—saving both time and money so companies can focus on what really matters most for their business, and the environment.”
With more than half of public companies still managing ESG data in spreadsheets based on a recent Ernst & Young report, Atrius Building Insights provides clients critical efficiency savings by automating one of the most labor-intensive part of reaching sustainability goals—tracking and managing large amounts of data.
“Across Apex and our partner network we continue to innovate and enhance our sustainability and ESG services,” said Apex President and CEO David Fabianski. “Atrius’ platform is a value-added element in helping our clients address their emerging needs, and we are excited to be working together with the Atrius team in making a net positive impact across our clients and communities.”
Atrius is part of the Intelligent Spaces Group within Acuity Brands, a market-leading industrial technology company. Our suite of products and solutions control thousands of buildings, interact with millions of people, and manage billions of square feet of real estate around the world every single day. We deliver solutions that optimize building performance, streamline enterprise operations, and enhance how people interact with spaces.
About Apex Companies
Established in 1988, Apex is a national multidisciplinary consulting and engineering firm with a robust portfolio of capabilities in water, environmental, infrastructure, health and safety, compliance and assurance, construction management, and transportation. The Company is highly regarded for its technical expertise, rapid response, operational integrity, and exceptional client satisfaction. Apex operates in all 50 states and maintains a highly capable and diverse team of scientists, geologists, engineers, consultants, technicians, and information management specialists.