Waterline is an employee-owned, environmental and groundwater consulting company that was formed in 2000. The Principals of Waterline have over a century of combined environmental consulting and hydrogeological experience. Waterline employs over 50 staff, including over 20 principal and senior staff with experience ranging from 10 to 50 years in the fields of environmental consulting and hydrogeology.
Steven Foley, M.Sc.(Hydro) M.Sc.(Geo), P. Geo.
President & Principal Hydrogeologist
35+ years experience in groundwater sciences and petroleum exploration
Specializes in groundwater resource development and management
Has explored & developed numerous groundwater supplies supporting oil and gas, commercial, industrial and municipal developments
Engaged in government policy development with respect to provincial groundwater management frameworks
Experience with a wide variety of drilling and well stimulation technologies to enhance water-source well production and construction dewatering activities
Senior technical resource on the hydrogeology components of baseline studies and impact assessments for in situ heavy oil, oil sands and conventional mining, and provincial and national pipeline projects
Oversees basin-scale studies, site characterizations, contaminant assessments, industrial groundwater supplies, construction and mine dewatering, numerical analysis, project management and technical review
Decades of experience in public consultation and expert witness; including Canadian Energy Regulator hearings on national pipeline infrastructure projects
Waterline's Physical Hydrogeology team provide a multitude of groundwater solutions ranging from groundwater source exploration, groundwater modelling, dewatering, water well testing, domestic/commercial water supply and regulatory compliance
Waterline provides expert solutions to wetlands, soil and land reclamation challenges. We are experienced in biophysical inventory, impact assessment, permitting, and environmental due diligence during construction.
Waterline offers site assessment, remediation, regulatory compliance & closure solutions for a wide range contamination challenges. We are experts in surface water quality, groundwater and soil sciences, helping our clients manage environmental liabilities across market sectors
Waterline uses a proprietary web application to organize, visualize and automate data collection, interpretation, and reporting. Data-driven mapping and reporting workflows allows for more accurate, efficient deliverables.