SENES Consultants is a Canadian-owned company that provides comprehensive environmental engineering and scientific services.
Our technical expertise includes environmental audits, due diligence, and liability assessments; environmental impact assessments; ARD and mine waste management including geochemistry assessment and prediction; water management and treatment; and closure planning: air quality, radioactivity, risk assessments; as well as industrial hygiene and other related activities.
Formed in 1980, SENES has offices across Canada, including a head office in Toronto, as well as in the US and India. We also have project experience throughout North and South America, the Caribbean, Africa, Australia, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the Far East. SENES is ISO 9001 compliant.
SENES offers a broad variety of services that are relevant to environmental management within the mining industry. Our unique mix of scientific, engineering and field staff allows us to provide fully integrated services, including:
Our expertise in the above areas has been applied throughout all phases of mining developments around the world. A particular strength of SENES is the design and use of 'state-of-the-science' predictive modelling tools that help to determine key performance characteristics and long-term mitigation strategies.
Through the use of these tools and our extensive practical experience, SENES has assisted clients to develop optimum strategies for site-specific environmental management.
SENES' reputation as a leading environmental consulting firm is evidenced by the fact that we have been called on to assist in the resolution of challenging, high-profile environmental issues around the world. A few examples include:
The strength of the SENES team lies in the cumulative experience of our staff who have a track record of developing effective solutions to challenging, and often complex problems.
Collectively, the SENES group of companies employs more than 90 professionals in Canada and 200 world wide. The majority of our staff hold post-graduate degrees. Recognised as leaders and innovators within their respective fields, our pool of professionals includes engineers (e.g. civil, mining, chemical, geological and geotechnical), environmental scientists (e.g. physicists, biologists, toxicologists, geochemists, statisticians, hydrologists, water, soil and air quality specialists), and technical support staff. In 2010 SENES was named the Canadian Environmental Employer of the Year.