Expanding our expertise in Hydrogeology
We are delighted to announce that James (Jim) McKinley has joined SLR as Technical Director, Mining Hydrogeology in the Land and Water team.
Jim brings over 18 years of experience as an environmental scientist, hydrogeology, and engineer. Jim’s professional background includes serving as technical lead and/or project manager for mine closure and mine water management projects in North America, South America, Asia, and Australia. Prior to serving in a more general mine water role, Jim focused on hydrogeological support for mining projects, including predictive groundwater modeling, pumping test planning and execution, analysis and evaluation of testing results, and optimization of groundwater management and mining plans.
“With his professional and academic background, coupled with extensive global experience, Jim will inject leadership and growth into the Hydrogeology/Hydrology team. His expertise will enhance and diversify SLR’s offerings within the Land and Water group, bringing a specialized perspective to existing and new clients,” said Kevin Pendreigh, Manager, Canadian Operations.
Jim and the Land and Water team provide a full suite of mine water services from preliminary economic assessments through to operations and post-closure. To discuss how Jim and the SLR team can help with the success of your next project, please get in touch.