Fluvial geomorphology affects infrastructure and natural resource projects developed in or near flowing watercourses, and such projects have the potential to modify fluvial geomorphological processes and aquatic environments upstream and downstream of the project locations.
For these reasons, it is important to apply a thorough understanding of fluvial geomorphology as part of project design and environmental effects assessment.
We have extensive expertise in fluvial geomorphology, and in the application of this expertise to project design, environmental effects assessment, and environmental monitoring. Our expertise comprises a range of skills including:
By applying these skills, we have been able to serve our clients by:
Development of 16 MW run-of-river hydroelectric project with multiple intake structures on different creeks and tributaries
Detailed design and construction supervision for a 45 MW run-of-river hydroelectric project