Success through strategy

Kirk Environmental specializes in providing strategic solutions for your project from start to finish, including environmental services that bring clarity in today’s complex regulatory setting.

Who we are

We provide strategic solutions for your project from start to finish, including environmental services that bring clarity in today’s complex regulatory setting.

Kirk Environmental solves problems early by providing upfront strategy vital to project certification.

Our specialists deliver insights into the government decision making process helping steer projects toward timely completion.

Canada’s environmental process is undergoing a fundamental revision and requires project proponents to satisfy a deeper level of Indigenous and community participation with an increased focus on project cumulative effects as well as ongoing monitoring during construction and operation.

By combining superior strategy with the ability to build a custom team of environmental specialists to suit each projects’ needs, Kirk Environmental delivers strategic advice and environmental services to avoid delays and achieve environmental certification in a timely and cost-effective way.

Kirk Environmental is a subsidiary of Kirk & Co., Canada’s leading firm specializing in strategic communications, consultation and engagement.

What we do

Kirk Environmental supports public and private sector projects with comprehensive strategic advice and environmental services to secure, cost effective project approval from provincial, federal and other agencies.

Working with project leadership teams, we add decades of expertise in environmental strategy, Indigenous consultation, project management and environmental science as well as a deep understanding of health, social and economic impacts.

Integrated Advice and Risk Mitigation

Prioritization of key issues and development of innovative solutions and recommendations.
Upfront strategic planning and advice. Comprehensive support through federal, provincial and Indigenous processes.

Environmental Assessment, Permitting and Compliance

Management of impact assessments from project conception to construction. Review panel strategy and preparation with senior experts. Environmental compliance and monitoring for projects following environmental approval and certificate.

Project Governance and Planning

Strategic project governance and advice. Planning services, government relations and community consultations.

Leading Environmental Science

Customized teams with leading environmental specialists to support each project. Clear and succinct third-party review of technical information. Data gap analysis and recommendations.

Indigenous Engagement Services

We help you design long-term engagement frameworks with Indigenous communities and execute consultation and engagement programs that provide meaningful input and participation.

Strategic insights

We offer thought-provoking perspectives on the changing environmental regulatory process in Canada and complex challenges faced by projects. Our expertise in consultation and engagement, government policy and federal and provincial regulatory regimes allows us to provide strategic insights into this shifting landscape.

01. Trans Mountain

The Federal Court Decision on Trans Mountain provides a roadmap for project approval and construction in Canada.

– Neil Sweeney, CEO Kirk Environmental
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