Waste Management & Water Treatment

Covey Consulting has wide experience in basic water supply, waste water and waste materials engineering services and wastewater treatment, particularly in the pulp and paper industries, mineral processing and bioproducts manufacture as well as municipal systems.

We have considerable experience in a wide range of environmental services including systems optimisations, open water and tidal water discharge evaluation, monitoring and remediation, gaseous systems discharges and control.

We have expertise in environmental audits, including energy audits, optimisation audits and environmental permitting.

Area of Expertise

Feasibility and process studies
Audits of plant projects and existing processes
Environmental impact studies (discharges and emissions)
Environmental permitting
Water conservation studies and implementation, closed system know-how
Expert witness services
Process investigation and trouble shooting.
Waste heat and energy minimisation
Resource evaluation
Project development
Investigative studies and trouble shooting
Scrubber design
Corrosion expertise
Odour monitoring, reduction and management (Covey Consulting has in-house technology for odour measurement)
Biological monitoring of receiving environments
Community liaison support for environmental project approvals
Environmental measurement and testing (NATA laboratory accreditation)
Workplace air monitoring – dust, formaldehyde, solvents, process gases
Environmental surveys – dioxins, chlorophenols, heavy metals, odour, etc
Food contact packaging – odour and taint investigations, product safety, compliance with statutory regulations
Implementation and verification of FDA and European food packaging tests
Odour and Taint investigations in food and wine