Why Invest?

Our strategy to drive greater returns

Stantec is a defensive investment with uninterrupted profitability since 1954. Our vision is to maintain our position as a top tier global design and delivery firm. In 2019, we launched our three-year strategic plan to maximize long-term, sustainable value. Our clients are at the center of everything we do, and we will create long-term value through four value creators: Excellence, Innovation, People, and Growth. Learn More

Leaders in sustainability

We are the engineering and design leader in sustainability. Our continued success proves it’s possible to be profitable while maximizing our beneficial impact on the planet and people. Sustainability is woven into our DNA—from how we operate our business to the work we do supporting clients on sustainable projects around the world. And in 2021, we pledged to carbon neutrality by 2022 as a first step in achieving net-zero operations by 2030. Read More

$148.3 million returned to shareholders

Our rigorous approach to allocating capital strives to achieve the best risk adjusted shareholder returns by balancing acquisitive growth with our core commitments of sustaining capital, maintaining a strong balance sheet, and our strong commitment to returning capital to shareholders. Over the course of 2020, we returned $148.3 million to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases, and in 2021 we announced a 6.5% increase in our dividend, reflecting our ongoing confidence in our long-term profitability.

Financial Highlights