Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) provides an internationally accepted framework that allows environmental and social concerns to be effectively addressed at an early stage of project design. WKC’s team of EIA consultants have extensive experience in:

  • Project screening and scoping studies for the identification of ‘key issues’
  • Environmental baseline surveys
  • Assessment of impacts including quantitative and qualitative methods
  • Identification of impact mitigation measures
  • Development of plans for monitoring, mitigation and managing the environmental consequences of a new project
  • Lender due diligence
  • Independent verification

Our consultants and associates have a proven track record in a wide range of sectors including all elements of the oil & gas industry, power, petrochemicals, transportation and mining. New projects within the Middle East region are subject to significant scrutiny by:

  • Governmental regulators
  • Equator Principle Financial Institutions (EPFIs) and their advisors
  • NGOs
  • Shareholders