Senior Environmental Advisor

Having worked in large and medium sized corporations in a variety of responsible positions Peter brings to IMEMS specialised knowledge in the areas of licensing and impact assessment for large developments ($100M+). In addition to his development approval skills, he brings extensive specialist advice on EMS development, documentation and implementation; risk assessments; feasibility environmental studies; tender advice; owner responsibility and construction implementation. In line with the company approach, Peter approaches projects with a view to meeting the client’s financial, operational and environmental objectives. Peter works on a project by project basis when his specific skills are required.

Peter is a registered environmental auditor with QSA for Environmental management, EMS and Compliance. He is particularly capable of:

◗ Facilitating involvement of relevant operational and corporate staff to ensure practical and manageable outcomes.
◗ Coordination and review of external specialist consultants with a focus on terms of reference, delivery and communication to EPC.
◗ Applying risk analysis in a thorough and effective process to ensure issues are identified and given correct priority.
◗ Reviewing and facilitating EMS works to ensure realistic, appropriate and deliverable outcomes.

1982-85 Bachelor of Science (Hons), The University of Queensland.

1986 Diploma in Education, Secondary: Biology, Multistrand Science, Chemistry, Junior Science, Senior and Junior Maths.

1991 Environmental Economics, from James Cook University, Townsville, Qld AUST. Incentives for pollution prevention, transferable rights, taxes and subsidies and integrated development planning with respect to waste management. Emphasis on waste and pollutant externalities management through market mechanisms.

1995 Master of Engineering Science Chemical/Environmental Engineering (Research). Dept. of Chemical Engineering. The University of Queensland. Supervisor, Professor Paul F. Greenfield.

1997 current Environmental Auditor – Register of Certified Auditors, QSA. Audit
categories: EMS, Environmental Management, Compliance, Waste.

1995 Professional Association – Environment Institute of Australia (Full Member).