The core of our business model is to offer our business partners integrated sustainable solutions throughout all stages of a project’s life cycle. Our goal is to support our business partners in minimizing their liabilities while significantly improving their environmental performance, beyond compliance.

Our multidisciplinary team comprises of experts in hydrology, air quality, noise, biodiversity management, terrestrial and aquatic ecology, health and safety and socioeconomics.

We offer a wide range of energy and environmental consulting services, covering air, land and water, including but not limited to:

Environmental, Social and Health Impact Assessments: We assist our clients, in both the private and public sectors, in addressing sustainability early on in their projects for sound decision making. SDSmena key personnel has successfully completed large scale Environmental, Social and Health Impact Assessments (ESHIAs) for projects in the oil and gas, renewable energy, power generation and infrastructure sectors. We support our business partners in obtaining environmental approvals for their projects, from the local authorities as well as local and international project lenders combining both local and international standards, funded by international finance institutions (IFIs) such as the World Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), International Finance Corporation (IFC) and others.

Environmental Due Diligence: We perform Phase I, II and III environmental site assessments (ESA) according to internationally recognized standards such as the American Standard Testing Methods (ASTM) and Canadian Standards Association (CSA). In doing so, we support our business partners in identifying recognized environmental conditions and remedial responses. We have experience conducting environmental and social due diligence to assess a project’s alignment with international standards, such as the IFC’s Performance Standards, EBRD’s Performance Requirements, Equator Principles and the World Bank’s Operational Policies and EHS Guidelines.

Environmental, Health and Safety Audits: SDSmena personnel has experience in performing audits for multinational corporations. Our experts are knowledgeable in local and international standards, as well as different industrial processes. We also excel in interpreting and evaluating laws and regulations.

Environmental and Social Baseline Surveys: Our multidisciplinary team has experience collecting and analyzing environmental and social baseline data. Using international best practices and state of the art sampling equipment, we are able to acquire accurate data for integration into ESIAs and client databases.  

Environmental Management and Compliance: Our environmental management services assist our clients in becoming more competitive while simultaneously reducing their liabilities. Our experts have experience conducting environmental management system (such as ISO14001) audits and gap analyses, as well as designing and implementing environmental monitoring programs to ensure compliance with national and international standards.  

Energy Management: SDSmena can assist their business partners in achieving energy efficiency for their business operations. SDSmena team has experience carrying out energy assessments that enable businesses monitor and report their energy savings, GHG and CO2 emission reductions.