Any project or management activity requires a sound understanding of the complexities and interdependency of ecosystems, regulation, advances in technology and   community/social pressures: mining is no exception. We work with our clients to build business value, ensure project success, and minimize risks and cost, while also conforming to the ideals of responsible development.

 

How can we help?

We see the value in an integrated multidisciplinary approach: aligning regulatory process, environmental specialists and engineering disciplines to develop solutions that   meet the environmental and social principles of sustainability. We also recognize the value of involving multiple stakeholders in project planning and decision making.

    Our services include:

    • Environmental and Social Baseline Assessments
    • Screening, options or full ESIA studies on Greenfields or brownfields
    • Stakeholder engagement, community liaison and resettlement action plans
    • Impact management plans, project approvals mapping & permit applications, consent order development
    • Environmental monitoring and compliance auditing/reporting
    • Integrated environmental engineering solutions

    Our team includes

    • Jeremy Collyard Mining & Minerals Sector Leader - US
      Jeremy Collyard
    • Dominic Shallies Senior Scientist
      Dominic Shallies

      Dominic Shallies has over 15 years of experience in remote monitoring station design, construction, project management and operation; field team management; ambient air quality monitoring and auditing; data communication telemetry networks; off-grid remote power systems; hydrologic data collection; helicopter logistics; data management, and data analysis.

    • Stephan Theben Mining & Minerals Sector Leader - Canada
      Stephan Theben

      Stephan is a Managing Principal and Mining Sector lead for the Canadian operations. He has provided engineering and environmental services for over 22 years for mining and other projects in over 25 countries in North America, South America, Europe, Africa and Asia.  His experience includes work with prefeasibility and feasibility studies, closure and remediation planning,  EPCM, site construction, Environmental Assessments (EAs), management plans, environmental permitting and stakeholder consultation.

    • Shana Westfall Technical Director, Environmental & Social Impact Assessment
      Shana Westfall

      Shana specialises in sustainable finance projects with 18 years of experience consulting on projects around the world and in various sectors.  She is an expert in impact assessment and environmental and social due diligence. With her strong technical background, she supports her clients in identifying and developing pragmatic yet robust strategies to manage environmental and social impacts and risks.