1 | Letter from the President of the Management Board
In the face of the global crisis and the uncertain economic and geopolitical situation, in 2022 we put even more emphasis on flexibility and further diversification of Budimex’s involvement segments, including the green, sustainable pillar of the activity. With our wide business portfolio, we go beyond the borders of Poland, to neighbouring countries. We face ambitious challenges with good results.
President of the Management Board
of Budimex SA
2 | About the Budimex Group
The Budimex Group is a strategic partner for business and the state in the field of construction. As one of the biggest general contractors in Poland, it offers services in the following sectors: road, railway, airport infrastructure, residential, energy, industrial and eco-friendly construction. Through its subsidiaries, it has a comprehensive portfolio in the field of road maintenance, building technical maintenance and municipal waste management.
3 | Strategy of the Budimex Group
The Budimex Group continues to focus on developing a strong, valuable and diverse portfolio of orders, based on investments affecting the quality of life of present and future generations. In order to build stable foundations for the implementation of strategic goals, it goes beyond the traditional areas of activity of a construction company.
4 | Budimex Group in 2022
Last year, the Budimex Group completed numerous road, infrastructure, railway, water, energy, industrial and research and development projects. It also invested in electromobility and renewable energy projects, thus contributing to the national energy transformation. The financial results for 2022 reflect the wide range of activities and business involvement of the Group.
5 | Importance of information in the report and risk management
The Budimex Group has identified potentially significant issues arising from good practices and regulations, including the OECD Guidelines and the EU directive on Corporate Sustainability Reporting (CSRD). Human rights issues were taken into account in the identification process.
6 | Due diligence and human rights
The Budimex Group has implemented due diligence strategies and procedures for conducting business activities. These documents concern the company’s rules on the protection of human work, in various dimensions, as well as other important topics highlighted in the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.
7 | Compliance with the European Union Taxonomy
In accordance with the criteria set by the climate and environmental policy of the European Union, the Budimex Group carried out a detailed verification of its operations in terms of environmental impact.
8 | Climate changes and the environment
The Budimex Group has precisely defined commitments, goals, indicators and rules regulating the management of the organisation’s impact on the climate and the environment, both locally and globally. As a responsible entity operating in a sustainable manner, the Group has defined the principles of the efficient use of natural resources, as well as the promotion of ecological responsibility among its employees and Partners.
9 | Employee issues in the Budimex Group
Creating a friendly, stable and safe workplace are Budimex’s priorities as an employer. The Group implements a number of projects meeting the development needs of employees, advocating equal opportunities or supporting the development of women in the construction industry.
10 | Social issues in the Budimex Group
The Budimex Group attaches great importance to cooperation with local communities and limiting the impact of its activities on the immediate environment. It wants to be a good neighbour, contributing to the improvement of the living conditions of the beneficiaries of the implemented investments. The Group also conducts sponsorship and charity activities – locally and nationally.
About the report
Information on reporting
This Non-Financial Report for 2022 is the Company’s sixth such report. The report has been prepared on the basis of an internally developed model based on the Company’s long-standing experience in consolidated reporting on business, non-financial and financial information.