Compost Facility Best Management Practices Study

To progress Metro Vancouver’s waste management goal of diverting 80% of the region’s waste from disposal by 2020, a review of their compost facility practices was completed that compared best practices to determine improvements for the region. (Vancouver, BC)


Surrey Biofuel Processing Facility

The City of Surrey sought to complete an anaerobic digestion based biofuel plant. We provided engineering and project management for the design-build project which included permitting, odor dispersion modeling, site plans, and mechanical, electrical and civil design. (Surrey, BC)


Environment Canada Guidance Document on Organics Processing

We were part of the team that helped create the guidance technical document which identifies and addresses various design, operational, performance and financial factors that should be taken into consideration during the planning and development of organics processing. (Whistler, BC)


Organic Processing Plants

Organic Processing Plants

Communities are setting more and more aggressive targets for waste management and diversion. In particular, the importance of green waste diversion has been solidified by provincial goals. It is now up to regional districts and municipalities to find solutions to maximize the revenue from diverting and processing green waste. We will provide you with options for available waste technologies, site feasibility approaches for developing your organics facility.

We are recognized experts in composting and organics waste management including anaerobic digestion and are often retained by engineers and {3 teams to contribute our expertise to facility development projects.

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Innovative Design for Metro Vancouver's Complex Coquitlam Transfer Station

Posted on Thursday June 13, 2019

Metro Vancouver has a vision to build a sustainable, livable region. Its Solid Waste and Resource Management Plan aims to minimize waste generation, maximize reuse, recycling and recovery material, recover energy from the waste stream.. Read More »

Morrison Hershfield Welcomes Mark Parker to our Alberta Environmental Team

Posted on Wednesday May 30, 2018

Morrison Hershfield is pleased to welcome Mark Parker, P.Eng. as our Waste Sector Lead for the Prairies. He is working out of our Edmonton office... Read More »

Landfill or Waste-to-Energy Technology? CVRD Asks “What is Best for Our Future?”

Posted on Wednesday April 18, 2018

The cost of operating landfills and the environmental concern is causing municipalities to evaluate their approach to waste management. With so many existing and emerging waste technologies, it’s a big job deciding what is the.. Read More »

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