Posted by February 13, 2017

BMT Provides Expert SEA Advice in Israel

Photo: BMT

Photo: BMT

Environmental experts from BMT Cordah (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group, have collaborated with Israel based consulting firm, GeoProspect, to provide independent expert advice and guidance for Israel’s Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources. Geo-Prospect was contracted as the lead consultant to undertake a Strategic Environment Assessment (SEA) for offshore Oil and Natural Gas exploration and extraction.
BMT identified and defined potential sources of environmental impact, based on the operating criteria for offshore drilling and production in Israel.  This intelligence, in conjunction with a review by BMT, of the habitats assessment undertaken by the Israel Oceanographic Limnological Research Institute, was then used to inform and support Geo-Prospect with the development of Israel’s Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).  The SEA is the first of its kind and an important milestone in helping to set new standards in the way natural resources are administered in Israel.
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