We are the consultants you need for your bio-geochemical related projects

West Consult is a private multi-disciplinary consultancy offering a range of services in the field of geodisposal  including:

  • Development and planning of projects
    • We have initiated studies of the microbiology relating to the geological containment of radioactive waste and have led ecological studies of CO2 natural analogue sites in Europe
  • Project development, planning, implementation and synthesis
    • We have designed and implemented groundwater quality field programmes around the world
  • Expert review of projects
    • Prof. Julia West has recently been appointed to the UK Government Committee on Radioactive Waste Management
  • Guidance and training on the communication of technical documents to different audiences
    • We have provided expertise to organisations in the UK and Worldwide

Areas of expertise include:

  • Biogeochemistry and Geomicrobiology
  • Radioactive waste management
  • Carbon dioxide storage
  • Groundwater Quality

Topics include:

  • Biogeochemical impacts on waste containment
  • Natural analogues
  • Technology comparisons e.g. environmental impacts
  • Communication to technical audiences, the media and the general public

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