Technical Advisors

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Since 2000, SRK Consulting Inc. and SENES Consultants Limited have been the lead technical advisors to Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada on the Giant Mine Remediation Project as a whole, and particularly the management of arsenic trioxide waste.

SRK Consulting Inc.

SRK Consulting Inc. is an independent, international company that provides engineering and consulting services on projects related to mining. SRK's Canadian practice was started in 1978, and has a long track record in northern mine closure projects. The SRK staff working on the Giant Mine Remediation Project have worked on mine closure projects at many sites in the Northwest Territories, Yukon, Nunavut, northern Saskatchewan, northern British Columbia, Alaska and overseas.

SENES Consultants Ltd.

SENES Consultants Limited specializes in the fields of energy, nuclear, and environmental sciences. Since its inception in 1980, the company has participated in more than 2,500 projects around the globe. SENES' staff provides the Giant Mine Remediation Project with expertise in the environmental aspects of risk assessment and waste management. In March 2013, SENES merged with ARCADIS, a publicly traded company. ARCADIS is an international company providing consultancy, design, engineering and management services in the fields of infrastructure, water, environment and buildings.