Sustainability is our strategic approach to managing business with the future in mind by integrating values of dependable governance, social responsibility, environmental stewardship, and dependable governance to deliver enduring economic value.

Strategic Objectives 

Granite’s Sustainability Objective is to be a business leader in the following four key areas: 

Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility 

Environmental Stewardship

Environmental Stewardship

Dependable Governance

Dependable Governance

Enduring Value

Enduring Value 

Strategic Vision

We envision Granite as the leading provider of sustainable infrastructure solutions, differentiated by our pursuit of social, environmental, and financial excellence. 

Strategic Mission

To create enduring value and address relevant societal needs, Granite will leverage best practices in corporate social responsibility, environmental stewardship, and corporate governance to integrate sustainable practices into operations and drive accountability for social, environmental, and economic performance.

Sustainability Video

2020 Highlights


Percentage of surveyed employees that considered Granite a great workplace


Tons of waste diverted from landfills by using recycled content in asphalt production


Asphalt plants recognized with Diamond Achievement Sustainable Commendations from the National Asphalt Paving Association (NAPA) 


Projects honored with NAPA Quality in Construction Awards 


Social Responsibility
Social Responsibility
  • Safety
  • Inclusive Diversity
  • Community Engagement 
  • Employee Engagement 
  • Project Site Relations 
  •  Human Rights 
Environmental Stewardship
Environmental Stewardship
  • Climate & Emissions
  • Water
  • Air
  • Waste & Recycled Content
  • Sustainable Operational Practices
  • Land & Biodiversity
  • Environmental Impacts of Products
Dependable Governance
Dependable Governance
  • Reporting
  • Stakeholder Engagement 
  • Business Ethics & Anti-Corruption 
  • Supply Chain
Enduring Value
Enduring Value
  • Infrastructure Investment
  • First-Time Quality (and Rework)
  • Client Alignment & Satisfaction
  • Market Presence (Type of Work and End-Markets)
  • Climate Resilience


Granite’s commitment to sustainability includes a focus on environmental stewardship—we recognize our duty to protect the environment and our responsibility to manage the environmental impacts of our operations.

Read more about how we are Keeping Granite Green