Groundwater represents 30% of the world’s fresh water. It is an important natural resource needed to maintain ecological balances and life on earth as well as playing a significant role in our economy.
The “science of where” has moved from pencil drafts to field digital solutions and computer modelling that empowers fast and effective decision-making in even the most challenging natural environments.
Coffee Gold Project
In this series of articles, Hemmera’s experts look at the challenges, opportunities and solutions to environmental approvals for clean and renewable energy projects they’ve been involved in over the last two decades.
Deltaport Third Berth
Early environmental investigations and discussions with regulators as well as local stakeholders in advance of undertaking the formal approvals process is often critical to the success of a project.
Fairview / Ridely Connector Road
Our experts look at how Digital EA can support clients as businesses shift the way they host open houses and gather public feedback.
Congratulations to the team at Hemmera, an Ausenco company, for being named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2020!
Our experts discuss what eDNA technology is and how it can increase certainty around environmental considerations and permitting.
Congratulations once again to the team at Hemmera for being named one of British Columbia's (BC's) Top Employers for 2020. The Hemmera team can be proud of achieving this distinction for the fifth consecutive year.
Congratulations to the team at Hemmera for being named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People in 2020.
Hemmera, an Ausenco company, is pleased to announce that Mike Enright has joined their Oakville team as Business Leader, for Environmental Planning and Ecology in Hemmera’s Ontario operations. Mike is a professional biologist who has worked on projects across Canada and internationally.
We are pleased to support the BGC who provide a wide range of activities for children and youth
Congratulations to the team at Hemmera, an Ausenco company, for being recognised as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2018 – a fantastic addition to their recent award as one of BC’s Top Employers.
Pascua Lama Tailings Storage Facility
November 15, 2017, Ausenco Engineering Canada Inc. (“Ausenco”) today announced the 100% acquisition of Hemmera Envirochem (“Hemmera”), a leading environmental consultancy in Canada.
Bear Mountain Wind Park
The Dempster Fibre Project
Hemmera created novel and cost-effective solutions to address previous environmental non-compliances.
Through the implementation of forward-thinking approaches Hemmera has been able to provide considerable cost savings to BluEarth related to wetland compensation requirements.
Successfully achieved the first utility-scale solar facility Ministerial Determination under the Saskatchewan Environmental Assessment Act.
With Hemmera’s expert testimony, the AUC approved the Project Facility Application in less than two months.
Hemmera successfully supported the Project from baseline data collection, through regulatory approvals, to the commencement of construction within a three-year period.
Hemmera has engaged closely with AEP-FWS throughout the Project to support Project amendments to layout and technology throughout the permitting and approval process.
Working collaboratively with those affected by the development of a renewable energy project is key to its success and can add value to the planning, construction, and operation phases for the owner.
A key consideration in developing a renewable energy project is understanding its potential impact on wildlife and wildlife habitats.
There is an ongoing effort to transition remote communities from diesel power to a mix of more renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, hydropower or biomass.