Teck Doubles Water Treatment Capacity at Elkview Operations

Congratulations to Teck Resources Limited (“Teck”) on their announcement today that commissioning is now underway at its Elkview Saturated Rock Fill expansion, which doubles the water treatment facility’s capacity to 20 million litres of water per day. “Teck’s use of saturated rock fills to treat mine-affected water is leading-edge sustainable technology. Saturated rock fill is extremely effective at removing selenium and nitrate from mine affected water and improving water quality.” – Dr. Lisa Kirk, Principal Read more…

Join Enviromin’s Terry Biere at the Virtual Mine Design, Operations, and Closure Conference

Don’t miss Terry Biere, MS, Senior Environmental Engineer, at the 28th Annual Montana Mine Design, Operations, and Closure Conference. Terry’s talk on the Use of Biocoupons will be held virtually this year at 10:00 am on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, and can be accessed through the conference website.   Biocoupons: Shedding Light on the Black Box of Biological Water Treatment Biological water treatment systems rely on microbial activity that often occurs in biofilms, wherein groups of Read more…

Gratitude…Enviromin Volunteers at Fork & Spoon!

Enviromin “picked up the tab” and used our skillful teamwork to plate, serve, bus, wash, and clean at the Fork and Spoon, Montana’s first and only pay-what-you-can restaurant. The night created connections within the community and within our team, and the incredible scratch meal with local ingredients filled us up in many ways. We are grateful for Hannah’s evening leadership, time together, and the meaningful social enterprise serving our community.

Happy New Year from Enviromin!

As we look forward to the new year, we also reflect back with gratitude for our clients, collaborators, colleagues, friends, and family that made Enviromin such a great place in 2019. The highlight of our year here at Enviromin was celebrating our 15-year company anniversary providing environmental and mineral resources consulting in support of Sustainable Materials AND Clean Water. Along with this milestone, 2019 has allowed Enviromin to expand our laboratory capabilities and grow to a Read more…

Bike to Work Week!

Grease those gears, and test your brakes, Enviromin is celebrating Bike to Work Week! Starting tomorrow, May 13th, we are all putting in an effort to reduce our carbon footprint, improve our physical health, and enjoy the sunshine by biking to the office. Celebrate with us by choosing two wheels instead of four as much as possible this week. Remember, bikes need to follow the rules of the road, wear a helmet, and hopefully we Read more…