Burnaby, BC – November 15, 2017 – Hemmera Envirochem Inc. (Hemmera) is pleased to announce that they have been acquired by Ausenco Engineering Canada (Ausenco). This partnership supports Hemmera’s vision to continue to expand their environmental services more broadly across Canada and internationally. Ausenco is recognized globally for their technical expertise, making this an incredible opportunity for both Hemmera and Ausenco.

“We are an ambitious team and I am confident we are partnering with a company that aligns with our dedication to our people, to technical excellence, and to quality work,” said Paul Hemsley, Hemmera’s President and founder. “I believe that the choice of Ausenco provides an enhanced platform for Hemmera to achieve its vision and offers us new opportunities for our staff and clients.”

This acquisition also supports Ausenco’s goal to augment and expand its consulting offerings and deliver a broader range of solutions to clients. “The acquisition of Hemmera significantly strengthens our existing suite of consulting offerings and will enable us to offer value-added environmental solutions to our clients throughout the Americas,” said Zimi Meka, CEO, Ausenco. “We are thrilled to welcome Hemmera and the tremendous talent they bring to the team.”

Paul Hemsley will remain on as President of Hemmera.

About Hemmera
Hemmera is a boutique environmental consultancy that has been making a difference across Canada since 1994. The firm’s highly respected multi-disciplinary professionals are leaders in environmental and social sciences and engineering; they know the regulatory environment and understand the related business implications. Hemmera provides quality services to industry, First Nations, and government. The firm has primary office locations in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Whitehorse, and Toronto. Visit www.hemmera.com to learn more.

About Ausenco
Ausenco is a global diversified company providing consulting, project delivery and asset management solutions to the minerals & metals, oil & gas and industrial sectors. We add value to our clients’ projects and deliver results, even in the most challenging environments. Our global team is based across 21 offices in 14 countries and many project locations. Ausenco.com  

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For more information contact:

Rhoni Whyard
Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Hemmera
T: 604-408-4019
C: 604-865-1612
rwhyard@hemmera.com