SLR Consulting

SLR Consulting

June 24, 2013 08:00 ET

Two Senior Waste Specialists Join SLR Consulting

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 24, 2013) - Senior Waste Specialists Ben Arnold and Mark Sungaila have joined SLR Consulting's Canadian Solid Waste Management business. Ben Arnold, Chartered Waste Manager and long-standing consultant to the waste and resource management industry, has joined as the Waste Business Sector Director for Canada. Mark Sungaila, Professional Engineer, has joined as a Principal Consultant and the Technical Discipline Manager for Waste Engineering.

Richard Johnson, COO of SLR's Canadian Operations, said, "We are pleased to have Ben Arnold and Mark Sungaila join our teams here at SLR. Ben brings a wealth of experience in waste strategy and delivery of resource management infrastructure, while Mark brings a vast array of expertise in waste management and site remediation sectors. Both have joined us at a time when significant new drivers are emerging in many of our business sectors, but in particular, the Canadian Solid Waste sector."

About Ben Arnold

Ben is leading the development of SLR's Solid Waste Management business in Canada and is working closely with SLR technical teams around the globe. He will also lead the development of SLR's Canadian Solid Waste Planning and Permitting services.

Ben has over 30 years of experience in the Solid Waste and Minerals business sectors with extensive experience managing teams of waste management professionals, including planners, permitting specialists, engineers, environmental scientists, auditors and surveyors. His technical expertise includes feasibility assessments, managing Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) and obtaining regulatory approvals for waste and recycling infrastructure. He is knowledgeable in due diligence deliverables for mergers and acquisitions in the waste and mineral sectors and has acted as expert witness at Public Inquiries for private sector industry clients.

About Mark Sungaila

Mark is working with SLR's other senior Waste practitioners to further build SLR's Waste Engineering capabilities in Canada. He will also support SLR's growing Land Quality and Mining Sector services.

Mark has over 26 years of experience in municipal, industrial, and hazardous waste management as well as assessment and remediation of contaminated industrial sites and mining waste management. He has spent the majority of his career working on the design, operations, and closure of facilities for management of municipal, industrial, and hazardous waste. In addition to this experience, Mark has also provided expert testimony at regulatory hearings, and prepared and delivered technology and project management training programs.

Notes to editors:

SLR Consulting is an international environmental consultancy, with offices across Canada. It has over 1000 employees based in 70 offices around the world with over 400 employees in North America. It is a leading provider of consulting services to clients in the mining, energy, waste, industry and infrastructure business sectors, and provides global advice and support on a wide range of strategic and site-specific issues to a diverse and growing base of business, regulatory and governmental clients.

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