A passion for all thing’s ‘groundwater’

With 13 years’ experience, that spans the country, across a diverse range of sectors including mining (coal and metalliferous), quarrying, government (state and local), renewables, infrastructure and urban development, we are thrilled to welcome Claire Stephenson to the Umwelt team.

Claire has an extensive and varied background in managing complex groundwater projects with experience in groundwater management, water supply development, planning and approvals, field investigation programs, mine closure assessments and numerical groundwater modelling.

With on-ground experience at industrial, agricultural and mine sites across WA, QLD and NSW, including contaminated site sampling (soil and water), bore installation for water supply, injection and monitoring, hydraulic testing and stygofauna sampling; Claire is passionate about collaboration and innovation and is really excited about the opportunities to work with and across Umwelt’s diverse specialist teams and build a greater groundwater presence within the business.

“I’m passionate about hydrogeology, and coupled with my strong focus on geology, and experience across Australia, I have been fortunate to have had the opportunity to develop robust conceptual groundwater models and practical solutions for clients that meet relevant regulatory requirements”.

Umwelt’s Hydrogeology Services group provides expert advice across a full range of services, including independent audits, peer review and expert advice, conceptual groundwater models, seepage studies and 2D seepage modelling, routine compliance reporting, trigger assessments, groundwater impact assessments, closure studies, fieldwork, bore field and water supply investigations and groundwater dependent ecosystem studies. These services in collaboration with Umwelts ecology, surface water, operations, planning, archaeology, social, spatial and visualisation disciplines, affords a customized service to meet client needs and requirements.

Please give Claire a call to discuss your project needs on 1300 793 267 or email on cstephenson@umwelt.com.au.