We provide a range of consultancy services ranging from site surveys, design and construction, environmental monitoring, impact and risk assessments. We also provide a number of accredited environmental and technical inspections.
Akvaplan-niva assists our clients in all phases of a project influencing the aquatic environment; from design to decommissioning, clean up and biological restoration.
Human activities influences nature and environment. Through baseline surveys, and regular monitoring during implementation, the degree and extent of this influence is documented. Should the monitoring reveal unacceptable impacts, the owner/operator may be enforced to implement amending measures or termination of the activity.
Policies, plans and project have to be evaluated for potential impacts to nature, environment and society. Environmental and Social impact are assessed through ESHIA procedures, involving the public to various extents. Akvaplan-niva perform EIA of all types of activities influencing the natural environment. We apply internationally recognised assessment tools and techniques to systematically predict extent and duration of environmental impacts.
Our Sensitive Environments Decision Support Group (SensE) translates scientific results into practical tools to manage environmental risk from oil spills, especially when working in sensitive areas.