Earth Systems has a wealth of experience in the mining sector, with an innate understanding of the needs of mining companies in both the developed and developing countries. Earth Systems has specialist expertise in mine-site water quality management, environmental and social impact assessment, baseline and compliance monitoring and general environmental management. We are highly regarded in the mining industry for our skills and expertise in preventing, treating and managing Acid and                                                 Metalliferous Drainage (AMD).

Energy, Oil and Gas

With a comprehensive understanding of international standards and guidelines, Earth Systems services the Energy, Oil and Gas sector with a range of skills in environmental and social assessment, operations monitoring and decommissioning and closure. We can also assist projects in managing their greenhouse gas emissions, energy auditing and energy efficiency expertise.


Earth Systems provides environmental and social consulting services to large infrastructure developments including hydropower, roads and electricity transmission line developments throughout the world. Our services cover every stage of the project cycle – from pre-feasibility studies, environmental planning, impact assessments, project permitting through to construction, operations and closure.

Water and Waste Water

Earth Systems develops solutions to prevent, minimise or treat water pollution. We have a range of services specific to the water and waste water sectors, including: characterisation, monitoring and treatment of water quality issues, development of innovative water use efficiency and recycling schemes, and development of solutions for potable water, groundwater, stormwater, process water and waste water.

Urban and Rural Development

Earth Systems provides advice on a range of urban development issues such as sustainable urban transport, waste management, water management and treatment and stormwater management. We also have experience in providing climate change risk and vulnerability assessments for urban areas. Furthermore, we also offer services targeted to rural development including agriculture and livelihood development, road access and transportation planning and community health planning.

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14 Church Street, Hawthorn,
VIC 3122,
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