Solutions That Create Value and Minimize Risks
We deliver environmental consulting solutions across the entire project life cycle that meet sustainability objectives and minimize environmental liabilities.
Sustainable Energy Solutions
Our integrated environmental assessment and regulatory team assists with renewable energy project planning and development. (Atlin Hydro Expansion Project – Yukon)
Offices Across Canada and a Presence in the North
We serve remote regions across Canada – including the north – and are experienced in public consultation and First Nation community involvement. (Mushkegowuk All Season Road Study, James Bay)
Planning for Success
We develop and implement Environmental Management Plans and Systems on complex design-build projects to ensure that commitments made during planning are implementated. (VivaNext – Toronto, ON)
Finding the Best Solution
We help make balanced and well-founded decisions that are in the best interests of both our client and the environment. (Ottawa Light Rail Transit – Ottawa, ON)
Helping Reduce Environmental Impact
Before the first shovel goes into the ground, we investigate what effects may be caused on the area’s environment to mitigate impact. (Large Mammal Collision Mitigation, Ministry of Transportation – Northeastern Ontario)
Obtaining regulatory and stakeholder approval for any project requires a thorough consideration of environmental design objectives. In addition to avoiding and mitigating impacts to the natural environment, these objectives must increasingly address opportunities for mitigating and adapting to climate change impacts. These impacts can occur at any point during the project lifecycle: from construction through decommissioning.
We work with clients to help ensure that environmental opportunities are maximized and liabilities are cost-effectively avoided or minimized. Our planning services help clients clearly define project needs, incorporate effective environmental design, as well as obtain regulatory and stakeholder approvals to proceed.
In later project stages, we provide a comprehensive suite of environmental management services to ensure systems, plans and monitoring are developed and implemented to meet project environmental objectives.
All of our services are supported by specialists in planning, natural sciences (biological and geo-environmental), social sciences, risk assessment, and specialized engineering disciplines.
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