EMM Consulting is pleased to announce the appointment of Hydrogeochemist Magnus Skold to join the company’s expanding Water and Land Division.

Recognised as an expert in hydrogeochemistry and water quality, Magnus will provide technical leadership on projects across Australia and will be based in EMM’s Perth Office. His strong technical background further strengthens the company’s existing hydrogeology, geochemistry and groundwater contamination capability.

Magnus has 17 years’ experience in consulting and academia and a wealth of experience in the areas of geochemistry, chemical and hydrogeological investigations, including drilling programs, geochemical data interpretation and designing field investigation programs in complex subsurface environments.

EMM’s water and land services have grown extensively over the past 6 years, with the group now consisting of: hydrogeologists’ hydrologists, geochemists, numerical modellers, contamination specialists, aquatic risk assessors, WHS and explosive services, rehabilitation specialists and remote telemetry and instrumentation monitoring network experts.

With the team located in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia and Victoria, EMM offers a national team that are focused on quality delivery. We use a variety of media, including animation and graphical illustration, to work with our clients to communicate complex technical information to a variety of audiences.

EMM’s Director and Water & Land Divisional Leader Liz Webb commented:

“Our dynamic and growing team is excited to welcome Magnus to EMM and we look forward to drawing on his expertise in geochemisty as we continue to undertake local and international projects. The technical and geographic expansion of the team has allowed us to continue to provide our clients with high end integrated, pragmatic and efficient solutions to environmental assessment, compliance, licensing/policy and design”

Magnus will join Perth locals including; Hydrogeologists, Wade Dodson and Sam Cook; Hydrologist Steven Boxall; and Ecologist/Aquatic Ecologist Brooke Hay to provide a well-rounded environmental water service offering for both local and national projects.