Industry & Mines

Industry :

Visiontek staffs have extensive experience providing environmental consultancy services related to all aspects of the industry sector. This experience spans the 20 year history of the firm and all of the service areas of the firm including completion of environmental assessments and permitting, coordination of large multi-disciplinary teams and expert testimony at environmental hearings and industry boards, our experience is best discussed with respect to:

• Thermal Power Plants;
• Metallurgical industries (ferrous & non ferrous) – both primary and secondary;
• Cement plants;
• Coke oven plants
• Leather/skin/hide processing industry
• Building and large construction projects including shopping malls, multiplexes, commercial complexes, housing estates, hospitals, institutions: and Common hazardous waste treatment, storage and disposal facilities (TSDFs)

Visiontek has provided government decision makers and regulators with advice with respect to planning industrial systems for provinces, regions, and specific interests. The advice which is sought is often with respect to the relative effects to the environment associated with different forms of generation and transmission and life-cycle analysis of generation alternatives

Mining :

Our extensive experience in environmental issues facing the mining industry around the globe assists our clients in meeting their goals. A wide variety of environmental services are provided to the mining industry throughout all stages of a mine’s life cycle, from successful development of new sites, to improvements in environmental practices at existing operations, to effective closure and decommissioning. One of our strengths is the ability to participate effectively in both small and large projects. Another is the breadth and expertise of our staff on the environmental issues relevant to the mining industry. Visiontek has earned a reputation of excellence and trust within the mining industry. Staffs have been called upon to assess and address some of the world’s most high profile environmental challenges and incidents associated with mining operations, for both mine operators and for external parties.

- Collection & Evaluation of Environmental Data
- Assessment of Environmental effects of mine facility releases & evaluation of mitigating measures
- Tailings site selection & /management Studies
- Identification and evaluation of close-out, decommissioning, and reclamation options.