A jury of 18 international experts have named Salini Impregilo "Contractor of the Year" from a shortlist of Chinese, American and European competitors at the 2015 International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association (ITA) International Tunnelling Awards Conference held in Hagerbach, Switzerland.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro gave the word to start filling the reservoir at the Manuel Piar – or Tocoma – hydroelectric dam, marking the near completion of the most important infrastructure project under construction in the South American country.
Salini Impregilo is among the Italian leaders in the management of climate change, according to the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), the global platform that measures, compares and shares information about the environmental performance of nearly 2,000 companies worldwide.
The Salini Impregilo Group has been active in Saudi Arabia since 1966, when it first started building numerous hydraulic works in the Mecca, Jeddah and Riyadh areas, on behalf of the local Ministry of Internal Affairs and Ministry of Agriculture, and related projects in the field of civil and military construction.
Giulia Conti, "helmswoman" of the Aniene sailing team, sponsored by Salini Impregilo, is the first athlete to be selected for the Italian sailing team for Rio de Janeiro's 2016 Olympics, together with Francesca Clapcich.