Constructora MECO

Constructora Meco S.A., founded in 1977, is a Costa Rican company with presence in Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Nicaragua and El Salvador.

Company specialized in infrastructure works for both the public and private sectors.

icon_widget_image La Uruca, San José, Costa Rica icon_widget_image + (506) 2519-7000 icon_widget_image [email protected]

SUSTAINABILITY STRATEGY

Sustainability involves having a healthy economic and financial development without having uncontrollable environmental and social impact

This strategy is defined after a thorough analysis of the main impact caused by our operation. MECO has defined 9 main issues to manage the sustainability of the company

ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE
RESPONSIBLE GROWTH AND QUALITY

Pursue responsible growth based on construction quality and efficiency, as well as attention to the infrastructure needs of the market.

STRATEGIC PLANNING

Have a strategic planning based on a culture of risk management, integrated systems and innovation promotion.

LEGAL COMPLIANCE AND TRANSPARENCY

Promote ethical and transparent practices to prevent corruption through good corporate governance.

ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND BIODIVERSITY

Boost operational efficiency in a sustainable manner by implementing actions to reduce environmental risks and implementing initiatives that protect and restore biodiversity.

SUPPLY CHAIN

Manage risks and create programs that promote the development of our suppliers and contractors in topics such as environmental management, transparency and respect for human rights and labor law.

SOCIAL PERFORMANCE
CONVERSATIONS WITH STAKEHOLDERS

Maintain satisfactory relationships with stakeholders through respectful conversations that allow us to provide feedback, identify and address relevant issues.

ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURE

Promote an inclusive organizational culture based on Meco’s values to drive welfare, and to develop and strengthen the knowledge, skills and attitudes of the staff.

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH

Improve, constantly, our Management System to achieve the highest performance in terms of occupational safety and health.

LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Reduce the impact caused by our operation in local communities. Cooperate in the economic and social development by providing job opportunities, as well as care for their real needs through volunteering work and support in sustainable local projects.

Being sustainable is a requirement to achieve business continuity
SUSTAINABILITY

Social Investment

We seek to reduce the impact caused by our operation in local communities. Cooperate in the economic and social development by providing inclusive job opportunities as well as care for their real needs through volunteering work and support in sustainable local projects

We promote joint ventures with civil organizations and public-private alliances to enhance the social impact in our interactions with the community.

SUSTAINABILITY

Environmental Management

MECO acknowledges, as part of its commitment with sustainability, the protection of the environment and public health. We promote operational efficiency in a sustainable way by implementing actions to reduce environmental risks and by promoting initiatives that protect and restore biodiversity.

SUSTAINABILITY

Occupational Safety and Health

We have state-of-the-art technology both in materials and in construction techniques and machinery to guarantee the safety of users and staff alike.

The procedures and instructions in our Occupational Safety and Health policy is very thorough regarding occupational hazards in every project and the different workplaces in the region.

Moreover, we also guarantee strict planning, training, evaluation and control of all processes to deal with unexpected events that may happen in construction work