The WAKE event, which will be held for the first time this year by Boğaziçi University BÜYAP Club students, aims to raise awareness of the participants by addressing the water management issue, one of the biggest problems of today and the future. Our engineers, who will represent ENKA at the event to be held on
A protocol was signed with Adıyaman Governor’s Office for the construction of a primary school with 24 classrooms in Gölbaşı district in memory of Electrical and Electronics Engineer Serhan Nariçi, one of our two precious colleagues who lost their lives during the terrorist attack on April 21, 2019 in Sri Lanka. Like Martyred Engineer Yiğit
The Warburg Micro Syndrome disease physical therapy mechanism project, which was developed by ENKA Schools Kocaeli students won the first place prize in the category Technology for the Benefit of Humanity, Disabled-Friendly at Teknofest held on September 26th. The physiotherapy robot developed within the scope of this project realized by our students as a social
In all of its projects and its subsidiaries, ENKA contributes directly to the social and economic development of local communities through local employment practices in the countries in which it operates. This contribution may be through direct employment or it may be the result of the indirect employment opportunities that ENKA creates with its extensive
At the heart of the ENKA’s success lie the devotion and loyalty of its employees, ENKA’s most valueable asset. For more information on efforts carried out by ENKA within the scope of Caring for Employees principle, please see 2020 Sustainability Report. https://www.enka.com/allfiles/pdf/ENKA_Sustainability_Report_2020.pdf
As ENKA, we carry out activities in order to meet the needs of societies, develop their economies and enable them to continue their existence in prosperity and we make community investments that serve sustainable development. You may access all the efforts we carry out within the scope of Developing Communities principle of our Sustainability Strategy,
Our packages consisting of materials such as heat-resistant shoes, gloves and masks that can be used by the teams and our citizens which are fighting the ongoing fires in our country are on their way. ENKA Pazarlama, one of our group companies, is in contact with the ministries and municipalities and supplies machinery to the
As ENKA, we are pleased to announce that we have remained as a constituent of FTSE4Good Index Series once again according to the assessment performed in June 2021. The FTSE4Good Index Series, a part of London-based Financial Times Stock Exchange and evaluating the companies by the means of their environmental, social and governance performance, is
For more information on our efforts and current developments that we carried out in line with the honest, accountable and ethical management approach within the scope of Doing Good Business principle of our Sustainability Strategy, please see our 2020 Sustainability Report. https://www.enka.com/sustainability/report-2020/
In this period, where we have continued to work closer than ever before with our customers, suppliers, business partners and all our employees, we are working for a “better future” in line with our sustainability goals. You may find views of our stakeholders on our 2020 Sustainability Report via the link below. https://www.enka.com/sustainability/report-2020/
Thanks to the 64 years of experience, all of our employees and our commitment to sustainability, we are taking our sustainability goals, commitments and practices even further together with our stakeholders. You may see views of our stakeholders on our 2020 Sustainability Report via the link below. https://www.enka.com/sustainability/report-2020/
This year, June 5th World Environment Day will be celebrated with the theme of “Ecosystem Restoration” to emphasize the importance of preventing, stopping and reversing the damage done to nature. As ENKA, at our projects and subsidiaries we attach importance to measuring our impact and reporting transparently by giving priority to reducing our environmental impact
Organized by IACES METU student club, “Zamana Karşı: Saha ve Ofis”, which will bring future engineering candidates together with office and site engineers from different branches of the construction industry, will be held online on Sunday, June 6, 2021. In the course of the event; civil, environmental, mechanical and geological engineers from different units of
You may find the videos of Introduction of Professions Project which was initiated to provide positive role models to students during their career planning, with the content prepared by professionals, including ENKA Volunteers, on the official YouTube channel of ÖSGD. Video: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL94rHuABYTSciwKwQaFuLde5vHvdzNpWb
We are pleased to share with you our ENKA 2020 Sustainability Report, which includes the sustainability activities and performance carried out by ENKA in 2020, along with its attitude towards material issues that are important for its stakeholders, its environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategy and goals. You may find our report via the link
May 22nd International Biodiversity Day is celebrated with the aim of preserving and developing natural diversity. As ENKA, with the afforestation works we have carried out in İstanbul and Sapanca regions since the beginning of 2021, with the aim of bringing new green areas to society and nature, we continue our efforts to protect biodiversity
In line with our Sustainability Policy we attended Boğaziçi Career Days to get together with university students and answer their questions to assist them while they are planning their careers. Representatives of our Corporate Sustainability and Compliance Department and our Design Center briefed students about ENKA’s and its subsidiaries’ works and Design Center’s processes and
As ENKA, we are acting with the awareness of the importance of comfortable use of all buildings by people with disabilities, and accordingly we realize our designs in this direction in all projects we undertake. We continue our awareness-raising activities for all our stakeholders to show the same care. Wishing for a world that unites
In line with ENKA’s principles of doing business that respects human rights, 2020 ENKA Modern Slavery Act Statement, which prohibits slavery and human trafficking, including forced and child labour, and which also meets the requirements of the 2015 UK Modern Slavery Act, has been published on our website.
ENKA contributes directly to the social and economic development of local communities through local employment practices in the countries in which it operates. This contribution may be through direct employment or it may be the result of the indirect employment opportunities that ENKA creates with its extensive supply chain and subcontractor network in the region.
The biggest event of IACES METU LC, CESummit’21, of which KASKTAŞ (ENKA’s subsidiary) is also among the sponsors, will be held online on Zoom between 16-17-18 April 2021. We are very excited to take part in this useful and enjoyable career event, where we will attend as representatives of ENKA, KASKTAŞ, Çimtaş and ENKA Systems
ENKA, which is currently undertaking the marine works of the Nassau Cruise Port Project at Prince George Wharf in the Bahamas, has successfully transported sea turtles in the area to safe locations. Additionally, trees taken under protection within the scope of Environmental impact assessment (EIA) were moved to another location and re-planted, and nearly 700
In our countries of operation, we are not limiting our contribution to local economies and welfare of local communities with only local employment practices; but we are broadening our local procurement efforts by prioritizing local companies that fulfill the technical standards we require. The local procurement activities we carried out in 2020 directly contributed more
In recent years, ENKA has begun to undertake activities to transform older buildings to meet modern requirements and transform them into more environmentally-sensitive new buildings. ENKA aims to use its very high level of expertise, science and technology in its investments to minimise adverse impacts on humans and nature. ENKA’s Kuntsevo Plaza Project in Moscow,
In compliance with our Sustainability Management policy, every project at ENKA is paying utmost attention to circular economy to manage project resources efficiently and to soften project’s environmental footprint. SCPx project, which we completed with Bechtel in Georgia in 2019 can be a good example in this regard. In this project, 5 main concepts of
Water is the source of all life in our planet and has a crucial place in our sustainability policy. We are supporting protection of water resources, efficient use of water and water reuse, and we develop projects accordingly. Within this scope, at our Samawa Combined Cycle Power Plant project in Iraq, water reuse was enabled
As ENKA we are working within the organization and with the other stakeholders for eliminating deforestation and for developing new afforestation projects. In 2020, with our Headquarters and projects we have realized several afforestation projects in Turkey and across the globe. This year and for many years to come, we will sustain our efforts progressively.
We, as ENKA, continue to vaccinate our employees against the Covid-19 pandemic. Vaccination has started for our volunteer employees with the support of local authorities in the Morava Corridor Motorway project located in Serbia. Our volunteer employees will be able to choose a vaccine among Pfizer-Biontech, Moderna, AstraZeneca, Sinopharm and Sputnik V vaccines.
As ENKA, we continue our fight against COVID-19 pandemic uninterruptedly to protect the health of our employees. Accordingly, the vaccination of our employees with the “Sputnik-V” has been commenced in our TAIF Business Center project, which is located in Tatarstan, the Russian Federation. The first dose of the vaccination has been given to the volunteer
As ENKA, we celebrate the Word Wildlife Day which is celebrated by United Nations on 3rd of March every year and with this year’s theme “Forests and Livelihoods: Sustaining People and Planet” in light of our Environmental and Sustainability Policies and commitments. In this context, we have planted more than tens of thousands samplings in
The “Women in Engineering Camp” event, which will be organized online by the METU IEEE club on 13-14 March; aims to draw attention to gender equality in engineering and business life and to create an understanding that engineering is a genderless profession. Since 2019, ENKA has been the main sponsor of this special event and
This year the 4th Ask Women event will be hosted on March 6th by ITU Audit and Consultancy Club. In this event, which will be organized with the main sponsorship of ENKA, university students will be able to listen to the experiences of successful women from various sectors and they will have the opportunity to
We, as ENKA, aim to minimize exhaust emissions from the machinery and equipment that are being used during our activities. To achieve this goal, we renew our Machinery Park with environmental friendly machinery. Purchasing low-emission equipment is prioritized at annual procurement planning every year. Within this context, the number of low-emission equipment at our machine
ENKA with its joint venture partner Bechtel have been carrying out a series of projects since 1993 with the aim of developing the Tengiz Oil Field in the western Kazakhstan region. In the projects it undertakes, ENKA carries out considerable local procurement and thereby supports the economic development of local communities through local procurement activities,
We, as ENKA, believe in the importance of the screening tests in combating the COVID-19 pandemic, which has affected the world. Therefore, we regularly conduct PCR tests for our employees at our projects. The implementation of the screening test process has been conducted together with the accredited health institutions at the locations where we operate.
Our 2020 Supplier Engagement Rating which is an assessment on Scope 3 emissions and the engagement with suppliers regarding the climate change has been increased to “A-“ from “B” as a result of the evaluation of our 2020 submission by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). With this score, a better rating has been achieved than the Europe
ENKA TC, a real estate subsidiary of ENKA, opened the doors of shopping centers to assist to the delivery of COVID-19 vaccines to the local community! Mobile vaccination points opened in Sergiev Posad and Orekhovo-Zuevo shopping centers in cooperation with local authorities and health institutions in Moscow, started accepting visitors in January and February. Suitable
January 24th International Day of Education is celebrated to emphasize that education is a fundamental right and every child has the right to quality education. As ENKA, while providing quality education to our students with international standards at our Schools, we sustain our social responsibility projects to ensure that all children have opportunities for education.
Within the framework of our social responsibilities projects, we delivered the computers, prepared with the contributions of the ENKA Schools to the students in Van Erciş Topraklı Primary School, which did not have a computer classroom. The students who have received their new computers will be able to follow their lessons online, do their homework
We have delivered the computers prepared with the contributions of ENKA Schools to Malatya Bakımlı Primary and Middle School. In this way, students will be able to practice Information Technologies course, do their homework and researches in this classroom, use EBA and Dyned applications more actively and run studies in the field of coding. As
A PCR Laboratory has been established within the scope of the Pandemic Management Plan and has been put into service as of December 13, 2020, in Samawa 750 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant project of ENKA in Iraq. Equipped with the extraction device and the latest technology, the laboratory has a capacity to process up
The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) 2020 scores, which we have reported for the first time in 2017 under the categories of Climate Change and Water Security, have been announced. As ENKA İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş, we have received the score of “B” in both categories. Considering our last year’s score of “B”, it has been
In accordance with the assessment completed by Vigeo Eiris, Borsa Istanbul has announced the recent index on November 26th, 2020 and ENKA has maintained its place as a constituent of the BIST Sustainability Index with its corporate sustainability performance. The index lists companies with high environmental, social and governance performance.
ENKA has completed the building of Martyred Engineer Yiğit Ali Çavuş Anatolian High School in Adıyaman in memory of Yiğit Ali Çavuş, one of our two precious colleagues who lost their lives after being attacked by a suicide bomber in their hotel during the terrorist attacks carried out in Sri Lanka on April 21, 2019.
As part of our collaboration started with the Association for Supporting Electronic Waste Recycling (EAGD) in February, electronic waste collected by a waste collection campaign that we carried out at our offices, has been repaired and recycled to meet the computer classroom needs of a school. Repaired and recycled computers were set up in a
We are pleased to announce that ENKA has been selected as an index component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). DJSI is one of the world’s most prestigious sustainability and ESG index series. This year with even more stringent rules for inclusion, a DJSI distinction is the recognition of an outstanding corporate sustainability performance
ENKA’s Namakhvani HPP Cascade Project donated computers to the schools in the project affected area, namely Opurchkheti, Derchi and Zhoneti villages of Tsklatubo Municipality, Georgia. Project Team representatives have held meetings with the school principals in order to identify immediate needs of the schools and it was decided that the Project will undertake renovation of
Declaring that we support global cooperation, ENKA’s President and Chairman of the Executive Committee, Mehmet Tara, has become one of the CEOs who signed the “Statement from Business Leaders for Renewed Global Cooperation”, in which the United Nations Global Compact calls on companies to support international cooperation and inclusive multilateralism in the face of global
As it has been for many years, ENKA Foundation continued to support TURMEPA, which has been working to clean our seas, for their Sustainable Marine Tourism program in 2019. With the contributions of ENKA Foundation, waste collection boats have been working at the Hisarönü Bay, Muğla to protect the ecologically critical areas. Thanks to those
Announced by the United Nations, June 5th World Environment Day’s theme “Only One Earth” has become more meaningful than ever. As ENKA, together with our projects and subsidiaries, we continue our efforts to measure our environmental impacts, carry out mitigation activities and report transparently with the awareness of our responsibilities in protecting existing natural resources,
Earth Day, which is being celebrated since 1970 on April 22nd, is having its 50th anniversary and it comes front with the theme of climate change. Unlike other years, on Earth Day, this year we are experiencing two different crisis in all over the world simultaneously: one of them is the COVID-19 pandemic and the
The COVID-19 pandemic is a global problem and we are offering help, with our projects and subsidiaries on the ground everywhere that we operate and live. Till present, we have donated almost 1 million USD and thousands of masks to hospitals and first responders in the countries in need of equipment. We are in close
The “Earth Hour”, which WWF carries out every year to draw attention to rapid loss of biodiversity and nature and the climate change crisis, was held with the concept of “World Solidarity Hour” due to the new type of coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak that affected the whole world this year. As ENKA, we supported the “Earth
ENKA has been operating in various regions of Kazakhstan since 1993 and it contributes directly to the social and economic development of these regions with its local employment policy and local procurement practices. In addition to the social and economic positive effects created by its activities, ENKA evaluates the needs and expectations of the local
As ENKA, we celebrate World Wildlife Day on March 3rd and continue our commitment to protect the biodiversity in all our activities and manage our impacts. We carry out our activities in line with the Biodiversity Management and Action Plans that we have developed in all our projects. Since 2011, we have been supporting the
We continue our efforts to update our most material sustainability topics by taking our employees’ opinions! We’ve completed the materiality workshops in 4 sessions with the participation of 250 employees. We would like to thank all ENKA and its subsidiaries’ employees who participated in the workshops and contributed to our strategy.
ENKA has been included in BIST Sustainability Index that lists companies with high environmental, social and governance performance, with its corporate sustainability performance. The companies that are included in the index are determined every year according to the assessment that is conducted by independent research company EIRIS, on the basis of international sustainability criteria including
ENKA Sustainability Seminars series continued with the “Nonviolent Communication” seminar held on October 14th. Seminar was given by Burak Ülman who specialized in sociocracy and nonviolent communication methods and was selected as Ashoka Fellow in 2016; and covered topics including open communication between the parties, understanding by listening, creating a basis for cooperation and creating
Within the scope of social responsibility project, the bridge we built with floating pontoons was established in Yelantovo village of Nizhnekamsk, Russian Federation, where 750 people live. By connecting the creek that divides the village of Yelantovo with the bridge, villagers and children have access to the schools and administrative buildings on the other side
World Animal Day, October 4th, is celebrated throughout the world to prevent animal abuse and protect animal rights and welfare. This year, we are celebrating this special day with ENKA Schools kindergarten students in order to draw attention to the importance of the subject by organizing a campaign to collect food, toys and blankets. The
We celebrated World Green Building Week at Cimtas Pipe LSAW Pipe Works, the first LEED Gold Certified Facility in the sector, with an event on 25th of September. Sencer Aydın, CP General Manager and Müge Erişen, CP HSE Group Manager, have shared the importance of sustainable green world and the actions, we can take to
As ENKA Volunteers, we attended our second training for the preparation of “Mechanical Hands for Children” project which we are carrying out with RobotEl Turkey. In the second training, we conducted a modelling workshop in order to introduce modeling and design stages to our volunteers.
ENKA volunteers from ENKA İnşaat, ENKA Schools, ENKA Systems and ENKA TC (Moscow) carried out a new environmental cleaning event at Heybeliada on September 15th, 2019. With the efforts of our volunteers, almost 450 kg of waste was collected and delivered to the municipality. We would like to thank all the volunteers who participated in
As ENKA, we are pleased to announce that we are entitled to be included in the FTSE4Good Index Series once again according to the reviews made in June 2019. The FTSE4Good Index Series, a part of London-based Financial Times Stock Exchange and evaluating the companies by the means of their environmental, social and governance performance,
The Princes’ Islands Children’s Orchestra is developed by the Princes’ Islands City Council and supported by Music Foundation for Peace, whose main purpose is to provide complimentary music education to as many children as possible and to make the sound of peace through music, provides Orchestra Conductor, Trainer and Repertoire. The Children’s Orchestra started the
Turkey Robotel Team provides free mechanical hands made by volunteers with 3D printer technology for children with hand and finger deformation and without access to the prosthesis. As ENKA Volunteers, we created corporate team which is contributing to all processes including the coordination of stages, demand collection, measurement, modeling and design, production with 3D printers,
ENKA has once again won an Engineering News-Record (ENR) Global Best Project Award 2019 for the Kashirskaya Plaza Shopping and Entertainment Center project located in Moscow, Russian Federation. The project took the top honor in the Retail / Mixed-Use Development Category. The ENR awards recognize projects for their safe and innovative solutions to design and
On July 26th, ENKA Volunteers worked on sorting, cleaning, ironing and packing the second-hand clothes, used shoes, books and toys to make them usable again for people in need at the Material Assessment Center of the Octopus Volunteers Social Solidarity and Sports Activities Association (“Ahtapot Gönüllüleri Derneği”). We would like to thank our volunteers, who
Volunteers from ENKA İnşaat, ENKA Schools and ENKA Systems carried out environmental cleaning in Kınalıada on July 20th, 2019, which was organized in cooperation with the Octopus Volunteers Association within the framework of ENKA Sustainability Policy. Thanks to all volunteers who participated in this event. Our voluntary environmental cleanup projects, which we carry out teamwork
Volunteers from ENKA İnşaat, ENKA Schools and ENKA Systems carried out environmental cleaning in Kınalıada on July 20th, 2019, which was organized in cooperation with the Octopus Volunteers Association within the framework of ENKA Sustainability Policy. ENKA Volunteers collected approximately 150 kg of garbage while completing an effective environmental cleaning project and contributed to raising
For the 3rd consecutive year ENKA confirmed its status as a company with the best Safety Management System and received the mark of “Successful Safety Management” from the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RMRS) Head Office in St. Petersburg, Russia. ENKA remains to be a single company in Kazakhstan that received a mark of distinction.
Within the scope of ENKA’s Sustainability Strategy, ENKA Schools Kocaeli students and teachers organized a field trip to Dalyan, Muğla in cooperation with ENKA Head Office. The team visited Sea Turtle Research, Rescue and Rehabilitation Center (DEKAMER) at İztuzu Beach in order to observe nesting of sea turtles on site. During their visit to the
ENKA Sustainability Report 2018 has been published! Within the scope of sustainability management works that we commenced by becoming a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, we are pleased to share with you our second Sustainability Report that has been prepared to share transparently with all our stakeholders the impact we have throughout our
On 22 May 2019, ENKA Volunteers distributed food in Taksim, together with Çorbada Tuzun Olsun Association, which works to create awareness about homeless people living in streets and reintegrate them into the society. In this project, ENKA Volunteers not only distributed food but also contributed to the integration of homeless people who has been pushed
With the awareness that healthy ecosystems are vital for humanity, we commit to protect biodiversity not just on this day, but on every day of the year. To this end, in compliance with our Biodiversity Policy, we take precautions to protect the existing flora and fauna and to manage impacts of our activities, and collaborate with
“Respect for Human Award” was granted to Çimtaş Group, a fully owned subsidiary of ENKA, for the 15th time for successfully fulfilling the required criteria for the award, which was held for the 18th time by kariyer.net. At the Human Resources Summit held on May 2-3, companies were evaluated according to the following criteria: Number
ENKA Technical High School students participated in the 24th National Antalya Mathematical Olympiad organized by Akdeniz University, where 700 students from 134 schools attended. We congratulate the students, who won 2 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze medals in the Mathematical Olympiad, their families and teachers who have contributed to their success.
Microsoft hosted its fifth annual Education Exchange (E2) conference in Paris this year with 400 educators and school administrators from around the world. In addition to exchanging ideas and developing innovative experiences, school leaders and educators also worked together to explore emerging trends in education that support inclusive classrooms, promote collaboration, and advance modern teaching
Earth is our home. In order to achieve a balance among the economic, social, and environmental needs of present and future generations, it is essential to contribute harmony between nature and the Earth. As ENKA, we celebrate the Earth Day, which emphasize the importance of climate change, one of the largest threats to sustainable development.
ENKA continues its volunteering program that started in 2018, with strong partners. Accordingly, ENKA has become an official member of the Association of Private Sector Volunteers as of March 2019. The Private Sector Volunteers Association, which started its activities in 2003, aims to transform the competence and potential of the human resources of the companies
A group of students from the ENKA Adapazarı Middle School participated in the 15th International Basic Sciences Knowledge Competition, which was held in Moscow between 09-13 April 2019. The students, participated in the competition, had the opportunity to visit the ENKA TC’s buildings and shopping malls in Moscow. During the visit, detailed information about the
The most prestigious award ceremony in Northern Cyprus is the Property NC Awards, which is an objective and transparent at every stage organized by the Property NC Magazine every two years. This magnificent event, where construction, design and real estate companies compete and ENKA was also a supporter this year, was held at Cyprus on
Organized by the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) to draw attention to environmental issues since 2007, Earth Hour is considered to be the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment with 2 billion participants from 135 countries since its inception. This year, Earth Hour was carried out on Saturday, March 30th , 2019 in
Healthy forests mean healthy, resilient communities and prosperous economies. ENKA will maintain its support to create new forests while protecting the existing ones. Happy International day of forest, which emphasize the importance of forests and trees in our lives!
As ENKA, we adopt the idea of all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights, and we wish that necessary steps will be taken to eliminate racism all over the world.
In the first quarter of 2019, ENKA Academy performed over 3000 person-hour trainings at Istanbul Headquarters within the framework of the Sustainability Policy of ENKA Group. We thank to Deloitte, Bilge Adam, Dale Carnegie, British Legal Centre and North Sea Lifting companies who work with us in this process.
ENKA supports women engineers and cherishes their contribution to the engineering profession. ENKA participated as the main sponsor of “WIEngineeering Camp” event that was hosted by METU IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). Within the scope of the event, which took place on 2-3 March, ENKA also performed a session in order to introduce
ENKA Pazarlama Dealers Workshop was held at ENKA Head Office on February 28th and basic sustainability training were provided to the attended group of dealers. The workshop also included topics regarding to ENKA’s Sustainability Journey, Supplier Code of Conduct, Sustainability Audits, Occupational Health and Safety and Social Responsibility Projects. In order to raise the sustainability
Within the framework of its Sustainability Strategy, ENKA participated as the main sponsor of the CESummit’19 event at Middle East Technical University (METU). ENKA team consisting of representatives from different departments answered students’ questions about their professions and career development on February 23-24. Furthermore, ENKA Occupational Health and Safety and Environmental Management System was presented
Within the framework of its Sustainability Strategy, ENKA participated as the unit sponsor of the Faculty of Civil Engineering at the Istanbul Technical University (ITU) Career Summit on February 18-19. ENKA’s team consisting of representatives from different departments answered students’ questions about their professions and career development. We will continue to meet with university students
Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence among nations and it can only be possible if we remove barriers that people face because of their gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture or disability. As ENKA, we sincerely care “If You Want Peace & Development, Work for Social Justice” determined by the
As a part of ENKA sustainability efforts, CCI and ENKA TC have placed waste segregation boxes in their head offices for the purpose of ensuring more effective waste management and supporting the recycling projects. ENKA TC has placed a waste battery box in the head office as well as in its shopping centers. Thanks to
As a part of sustainability practices, “Rainwater Recycling” project developed by ENKA TC, was put into practice at Kapitoly Outlet Shopping Center in St. Petersburg in June 2018. Within the scope of the project, rainwater that was collected in an area of 1400 m2 at the roof, was stored in storage tanks, and then discharged
ENKA TC, an ENKA Group company, carries out the required applications and plans business processes in all its activities in line with the Group’s Sustainability Policy. ENKA TC, which manages approximately 400,000 m2 of leasable area, has started to place stations in the car parks of its shopping malls in Moscow, where visitors can charge their electric
ENKA İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş. has received the score of “B-“ for Climate Change and Water Security categories of Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which we have reported for the first time in 2017. The score of “B-” is considered to be a success, bearing in mind the decrease in overall scores compared to previous years due to
Waste battery machine designed and manufactured by Kocaeli ENKA Schools grade 11 students and teachers, with the motto “Bring Your Waste Battery, Both Nature and You Win”, will start to serve in the 2nd basement floor of the 2nd Building. Waste battery machine provides 6 different tiers of gifts to the user in exchange for
Upon the end of the year assessment in 2018, ENKA has become a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index, the responsible investment index by FTSE Russell (the trading name of FTSE International Limited and Frank Russell Company) which ranks companies with strong environmental, social and governance performance. FTSE4Good Index
An agreement was reached with the Aegean Forest Foundation for a joint project to contribute to the ecosystem in line with ENKA’s sustainability policy to undertake the formation, planting and maintenance works for a forest in memory of the late Şarık Tara, founder and honorary president of ENKA İnşaat and esteemed businessperson. The Şarık Tara
ATA FREIGHT, the official tranportation and cargo subcontractor of TAIF Business Center Kazan Project, has calculated the carbon footprint of all transportation operations carried out for the project and has offsetted this amount by planting 187 trees in the name of ENKA İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş. We extend our appreciation to TAIF Business Center Kazan
As a result of the Global Sourcebook Market Survey carried out by ENR (Engineering-News Record), ENKA was ranked among the top 50 international contractors in retail, government offices, energy, fossil fuels, oil, pipelines, marine and underwater categories.
This week, our volunteers from the ENKA Special Projects Group through the donation campaign carried throughout ENKA, provided the clothing and school materials needed to the students of a village school in Tire nearby Izmir. With the support of ENKA Powers employees working at Izmir Plant, ENKA volunteers delivered the materials to the school and spent
Within the scope of ENKA Sustainability Projects, the Sustainable Campus Program conducted by ENKA Schools has been awarded for its contribution to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 4: Quality Education at the 10th Corporate Social Responsibility Summit held on 6 December 2018. Congratulations to all ENKA Schools Sustainability Representatives involved in the implementation of
ENKA Volunteers, with Octopus Volunteers Association, took a day trip to Afşin, Kahramanmaraş, on International Volunteer Day, December 5th, to hand out the clothes, shoes, toys and books they prepared and the stationery supplies they brought along and to meet with primary school students. We would like to thank ENKA Volunteers and Octopus Volunteers Association
ENKA İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş. took the first steps towards offsetting its carbon emissions by supporting “Solar Forests”, the first non-governmental organization project in Turkey to be certified by Gold Standard VER in the field of solar energy, conducted by Aegean Forest Foundation! Within the scope of the project, the energy generated from the established
Within the framework of its activities and sustainability policy; in order to contribute to the ecosystem and to leave positive effects on nature, ENKA will undertake a joint project with the Aegean Forest Foundation for the creation and implementation of the necessary work on landscaping and maintenance in this forest in the memory of the late
On November 17-18 ENKA Volunteers worked at the Material Assessment Center of the Octopus Volunteers Social Solidarity and Sports Activities Association (“Ahtapot Gönüllüleri”). For two days our volunteers worked on sorting, cleaning, ironing and packing the second-hand clothes, used shoes and books to make them usable again by primary and middle school students in need
The team of ENKA “TAIF Business Center” project located in Kazan, Tatarstan/Russia built 11 birdhouses together with children and put up the birdhouses in the gardens of School no 159 and Kindergarten “Alenkiy Tsvetochek”.
Within the scope of ENKA Sustainability efforts, 7 of our colleagues in Architectural Projects Design Center has passed the “LEED Green Associate” exam which constitutes a step to become a LEED specialist in green buildings accreditation process.
İstanbul ENKA High School 9203 Bosphorus Rangers robotics team took part in Turkish Off Season FRC Robotics Competition held in Ülker Sports and Events Center from October 20th to 22nd. At the competition, attended by 61 teams, our students represented their school in the best possible way by setting exemplary behavior for collaboration for 3
As a part of ENKA Sustainability studies, with the aim of reducing environmental impact and contributing to the natural habitat of the host country, TAIF Kazan Business Center and Nizhnekamskneftekhim CCPP projects ongoing in Russian Federation, have planted almost 700 saplings and have forested an area of 8000 square meters since the project commencement. Approximately
ENKA, within the context of its sustainability program, applied to be a corporate member of Ethics and Reputation Society (TEİD) and ENKA’s membership application has been granted by TEİD Executive Board, naming ENKA as a corporate member of TEİD as of September 2018. TEİD was established with the aim of business ethics to be the
ENKA became the main sponsor of “WIEngineeering Camp” that will be hosted by METU IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) student branch, Women in Engineering (WiE) Project Group. The aim of the event, which will take place on March 2-3, 2019 at METU, is to introduce engineering profession to high school students and to
ENKA reported to the CDP Climate Change and Water Programmes for the first time in 2018 and shared its climate change and water management practices, risks, targets and performance with all of its stakeholder groups.
ENKA İnşaat became a member of the Business Council for Sustainable Development Turkey, the regional network and business partner of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).
On Sunday 29th July, ENKA Volunteers were at the Stock Evaluation Center of the Ahtapot Volunteers Association. During the day, our volunteers have prepared books and clothes to share with those in need and to be sent to its new owners in TİDER and Hatice Bahaettin Şener Primary School in Ordu.
As per the company’s sustainability policy, Sustainability Training was conducted during July 17-19, 2018 for all local employees of ENKA Real Estate Companies in Moscow. The training including lectures, workshops and case studies was held by Eco Standard Group, a leader in engineering and environmental consulting services in Russia and Prof. Ryazanova N.E., Head of
Purchase of plastic bottles will cease within ENKA Group ! Damage of plastic bottles to the environment is quite high. According to research, 2.7 million tons of plastic is used every year for the production of water bottles. Plastics require more than 450 years to decompose in nature, they disintegrate into small pieces, polluting earth
In 2018, ENKA published its first Sustainability Report prepared according to the Core option of GRI standards. Within the scope of sustainability management works that we commenced by becoming a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, we are pleased to share with you our second Sustainability Report that has been prepared to share transparently
As ENKA, we have successfully completed sixty one years of constant growth. Throughout this period, we have maintained our entrepreneurial spirit while adding value to the societies in which we operate. As we celebrated our sixtieth anniversary last year, we set out on a journey of restructuring for sustainability. This initiative would deepen our concept
A number of infrastructure images on the market improvements were made at the Gebze, Adapazari and İzmir natural gas combined cycle power plants operated by ENKA subsidiary ENKA Power, and the “Advanced Path and DLN2.6+ Upgrade” investment was made using the latest technology. ENKA Power led the sector with this technology investment; As a result,
Today is 5 June 2018, World Environment Day, celebrated with a different theme on the same day every year. This year’s topic is Plastic Pollution. With 400-1000 years of degradation time in nature, plastic is one of today’s most crucial waste topics. Considering 31 million tonnes of waste is produced every year in Turkey, with packaging
The first of ENKA Schools Sustainability Meetings was held on 19-20 May 2018 on the ENKA Schools Kocaeli Campus. On the first day of the program, Gokce YENİEV from SOIL, Alper AKÇA from AYDER, and Uygar ÖZESMİ from Good4Trust, led students committees in discussions about waste management, human rights/discrimination and prevention of over-consumption. In addition,
The 1st ENKA Schools Sustainability Meeting was held between May 19-20, 2018 at Kocaeli ENKA Schools campus with the participation of approximately 45 students and teachers from Adapazarı, Kocaeli and Istanbul ENKA Schools.
6th ENKA HSE Workshop will be held between 14 – 18 May 2018 in ENKA Istanbul Head Office Conference Hall, with the participation of Project Directors, Project Managers and Deputy Project Managers as well as HSE Managers and HSE Deputy Managers. Throughout the HSE Workshop, with the motto of “Learn! for Zero Incidents”, the importance of
ENKA Schools’ Robotics team, ENKA TECH, took part in the World Championship of the First Robotics Competition between April 18th and 21st in Houston, USA. There were 405 teams in the competition, 15 of which were from Turkey. This year, ENKA İstanbul, Adapazarı, and Kocaeli Schools worked in cooperation for the first time. They were
After 6 months of planning TEDxENKASchools came alive on Saturday, April14th 2018. The event which was organized by dedicated Adapazarı TEDx team, attracted a diverse crowd from all over the country. With the theme: #smallchangesbig, a star-studded lineup spoke about the big impact; a simple idea, experience or event can have on someone, the community
This year ENKA will be reporting to CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project) for the first time. CDP is an online reporting platform which has changed the way the business world works by helping public companies disclose how they use natural resources and nautral capital, with the aim of reducing the effects of climate change and protecting
Within the scope of ENKA Academy curriculum, 2108 manhours of training have been completed in Head Office and ENKA subsidiaries. The trainings that were conducted with the participation of 500 trainees from ENKA Head Office, projects and subsidiaries, are listed as follows: Ethics and Humans Rights in Business FIDIC Seminar Sustainable Office Volunteers Sustainability and
Upon observing the construction activities of the local subcontractor (Al Yamama) for the test piles of Samawa Combined Cycle Power Plant Project, it became clear that the required quality standards were not followed, resulting in excessive (above anticipated values) increase in concrete loss during pile production. Therefore, ENKA’s Corporate Engineering and Site Construction Teams took
Together with this new segment, the total length of the highway that is opened to public will reach to 47 km! Kosovo Motorway Project, 65 km dual carriageway motorway, is a part of the Southeast Europe Core Road Network in which it is referred to as Route 6. The project is linking Kosovo’s capital city
In 2017, ENKA celebrated its 60th year! Our first 60 years journey has been an astonishing story of growth and success. The company, now a third-generation family-driven business, built its reputation as a result-oriented and efficient organization by executing the most difficult projects and by improving itself continuously. Our dedication, resilience and willingness to make bold commitments
As ENKA, we supported Earth Hour event by turning off the lights between 8:30-9:30 PM, with the participation of ENKA Istanbul Headquarters, Cimtas Pipe, Çimtaş Steel, Çimtaş Precision Machining in Turkey, as well as ENKA TC, MKH, OMKH, MOSENKA buildings, Naberezhnaya Tower and Paveletskaya Plaza in Russia, Earth Hour held on March 24,2018.
Sustainability Trainings were conducted for employees of ENKA’s real estate subsidiaries in Moscow on March 6-7, 2018. The 2-day long program consists of “ENKA Sustainability Strategy” training on the first day and “Ethics and Human Rights in Business” training on the second day.
We are pleased to announce that SPCX – Area 81 Project has been awarded with the Merit prize by British Safety Council in “International Safety Awards 2018”; which clearly demonstrates our commitment to the health, safety and wellbeing of our workforce. We would like to thank all team members who contributed to achieve this award.
Sürdürülebilir bir Dünya için ENKA Film Günleri 7-8 Nisan 2018 tarihlerinde ENKA çalışanlarına ve stratejik paydaşlarına özel olarak tasarlanan “Sürdürülebilir bir Dünya için ENKA Film Günleri”ni gerçekleştireceğiz. Etkinlik kapsamında, Sürdürülebilir Yaşam Film Festivali seçkisinden derlenen, sürdürülebilir yaşamın farklı alanlarına dokunan 10 filmi birlikte izleme; sektörlerimiz ve faaliyetlerimizle bağlantılı sürdürülebilirlik sorunları ve çözümlerini etkileyici belgeseller eşliğinde
ENKA Foundation awards successful athletes and coaches of 2017 ENKA, Turkey’s leading Sports Club, whose name was frequently mentioned in 2017 in domestic and international achievements in Athletics, Tennis, Swimming, Water Polo and Women’s Wrestling. As every year, ENKA Foundation again awarded the athletes who achieved significant ratings on behalf of the club and the
Within the framework of our Sustainability strategy, we will be participating to the Career Day events of Turkey’s leading universities on the following dates: ITU – 22 and 26 February / ODTÜ (METU) – 1 and 2 March / Boğaziçi University – 2 and 3 April. Ready to learn more about ENKA, our services and
When the incidents of 2017 are examined; we can see that our Lost Time Incident Frequency Rate went down to 0.03, a much lower value than industry speсific targets. Likewise, this success has been achieved for all Recordable Cases, mainly including Restricted Work Cases and Medical Treatment Cases. According to these results, we are proud
After winning the first place in the province our School Girls Volleyball Team won the competition in the province and became the champion of Kocaeli. During the tournament, the Sultans of the Net, who were shown as the tournament`s favorite team, managed to lift the championship cup. We thank our Young Sportswomen and Physical Education
Kocaeli ENKA Schools organized an Entrepreneurship Seminar on 14 December 2017 with Gebze Technical University academician Alpaslan GÖZEL as the guest of the event. 200 students from different classes and their teachers participated in the seminar. Seminar’s headline was the training given to the students by Mr. GÖZEL regarding how ideas can be turned into
The ENKA Middle School Social and Science Departments organized a number of activities and exhibitions to raise awareness within the scope of Sustainable Global Goals. Mother Earth day is celebrated as ‘Terra Madre day’ worldwide with activities that emphasize the importance of a sustainable food system. In addition to the exhibition, in which our rich
4th grade primary school students attended “The World’s Largest Lesson” activity with their “Zero Hunger” study. The goal was to encourage the students to reflect on their choices about food and influence on sustainability in the frame of Global Goals of 2017 “The World’s Largest Lesson” activity. The students wrote a story named “Every plate
Through the unit “You Can’t Judge a Book by Its Cover”, students are learning about diversity, connection and empathy through a variety of activities centered around the novel Freak the Mighty. They are learning about disabilities and disscussing strategies of inclusion and reasons why this is important. Aim of this activity is to raise awareness
On December 4th, one of our longer term social outreach projects came to completion with a very special grand opening. With the very generous help of ENKA parent Varol Civil and the hard work of our students, we were able to donate the construction of two new classrooms, two offices, and a dining hall for
As part of an MYP summative assessment activity to investigate the impact of humans on the natural environment, Math students from 7th grade measured the carbon emission of one of their parents’ cars for one month. According to the Kyoto Protocol, they examined the column graphics that show the variation in the carbon release internationally and they expressed
A collaboration between ENKA and ÇEKÜL (Foundation for the Protection and Promotion of the Environment and Cultural Heritage) has been initiated for Green Office Implementations, within the scope of ENKA Sustainability Studies. Green Office implementations firstly will be conducted at ENKA Headquarters. In order to reach the goal of “Creating a Sustainable Office at Headquarters” and lead
ENKA conducts its business with a corporate management approach that is ethical, transparent and accountable, and values open and transparent communication. Accordingly, the company maintains an Ethics Hotline so employees can report activities that may involve violations of ENKA’s Business Code of Conduct or Company policies. Ethics Hotline Contact Information : +90 (212) 376 10 10 Within the framework
Kosovo Motorway Project Team has opened an additional 11 km length of the highway to Kosovo citizens’ use on 22 December 2017. Together with this new segment, the total length of the highway that is opened to public reached to 37 km! Kosovo Motorway Project, 65 km dual carriageway motorway, is a part of the
The “Book Collection Campaign” was initiated by the ENKA Sustainability Team in order to make book donation and enrich libraries of schools which have limited financial resources throughout Turkey. If you would like to support the campaign, we ask you to send your publications which are in good condition and you no longer read, such
The reconstruction of the Kashirskaya Shopping Centre in Moscow, which is part of ENKA’s real estate portfolio, continued. The engineering and construction works of this project are being carried out in line with Russian green building requirements.
A collaboration between ENKA and ÇEKÜL (Foundation for the Protection and Promotion of the Environment and Cultural Heritage) had been initiated for Green Office Implementations, within the scope of ENKA Sustainability Studies. Trainings were conducted in ENKA Headquarters, ÇİMTAŞ and ENKA Schools (Adapazarı, Kocaeli, İstanbul) and study groups were formed from voluntary individuals who wanted
“ENKA Runs to the East with Dreamcathcer Club!” event, which encourages our community to be more mindful about the needs of others and also reinforce the importance of taking care of our own health and well-being, brings together the sponsors, students, parents, and graduates towards the same goal, which makes this project magical: raising funds
Carbon and Water Footprint studies, which will be included in the Sustainability Report that will be published for the first time in 2018, have been initiated with the collaboration of the company “GTE Karbon Sürdürülebilir Enerji Eğ. Dan. Tic. A.Ş.” at 14 locations within ENKA Group. The study will be conducted at ENKA Headquarters, Çimtaş
A collaboration between ENKA and ÇEKÜL (Foundation for the Protection and Promotion of the Environment and Cultural Heritage) has been initiated for Green Office Implementations, within the scope of ENKA Sustainability Studies. Trainings will be conducted in ENKA Headquarters, ÇİMTAŞ and ENKA Schools (Adapazarı, Kocaeli, İstanbul) and study groups will be formed from voluntary individuals
Staff and students volunteers from ENKA Group and ENKA Schools participated in the 19th Vodafone Istanbul Marathon together with Turkish Educational Foundation (TEV), which is the world’s only cross-continental race. The volunteers were delighted to be a part of the marathon, the official theme of which was “We are running for the future of our
In order to provide a sustainable and peaceful atmosphere at the school, ENKA Adapazarı Schools have taken the steps to address the issue of bullying. The schools’ Sustainability Committee Members attended the ‘’What is the Role of Child in Preventing Bullying?’’ panel held at the Consulate General of Sweden. Workshops with the theme of ‘’say
The transition to the 2015 versions of the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System and ISO 9001 Quality Management System certificates was successfully completed.
In line with its goal of becoming a self-sufficient school, ENKA Schools- Adapazarı has focused on sustainable animal husbandry and agriculture practices under the Permaculture Club. Within the scope of Sustainable Animal Husbandry; Waste food collection boxes were placed in the school building and uneaten foods of the students were collected and sent to the
ENKA Schools-Istanbul started its first collaborative input wall. Its topic is the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals to get the dialogue started about what we are doing and what more we COULD be doing. Because sustainable change is more effective if driven by the interests of our stakeholders, finding out what kind of change our
Under the Sustainability Strategy, ENKA aims to expand the scope of the waste paper collection project, that having been conducted with TEMA Foundation for three years. Accordingly, we are about to start the process of the waste paper collection with the participation of the Group Companies, the list of which is given below. For every
ENKA Schools Teachers Workshop, to be held within the framework of ENKA Sustainability Project has been conducted at ENKA Headquarters with the participation of teachers and administrative personnel of ENKA Istanbul / Adapazarı and Gebze Schools. Held on 21st and 22nd of August, the workshop’s program covered the following topics: Topic 1: Sustainable Development and
A sustainability committee has been established consisting of high-level executives of ENKA Group Companies. It’s task will be to manage the sustainability efforts and to represent the company in sustainability-related platforms.
The company ENKA Systems was established as an ENKA subsidiary in order to meet the software needs of companies managing large-scale operations at the global level. The company was approved as an R&D centre by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology of the Republic of Turkey. During the course of the year, ENKA Systems
ENKA İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş. opened its Design Center as Turkey’s first Design and Engineering Center in the construction sector, which will operate in the fields of Design and Engineering.