Typical projects include:

  • Review of options for the reduction of concentrations of cyanide and copper in tailings water and discharged effluent from a gold operation.effluent

  • Development of a strategy for the management of arsenic-rich and acid generating waste at a proposed gold mine.

  • Review and technical editing of two reports assessing the extent and causes of bird mortalities following the release of acid mine waters into an area of high ecological value.

  • Preparation of detailed emergency response plans.

  • Independent review of the environmental remediation measures proposed following a tailings dam failure.

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