ENVIRONMENTAL & HYDROGRAPHIC CONSULTANTS
This year, 2016, AQUAFACT celebrates its 30th anniversary since its foundation back in 1986. Then only comprising of 2 employees, Brendan O’Connor and John Costelloe (RIP), the company has successfully been in business for the last three decades and is in the process of planning a number of events during the coming year to mark the occasion.
AQUAFACT is an environmental consultancy specialising in monitoring and managing resources in marine, freshwater and terrestrial environments. AQUAFACT ensures a widely based service thanks to its contacts in the scientific community, its close association with the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG), Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), University College Dublin, Trinity College and the expertise of its scientific staff.
This ensures up to date contact with current developments in the scientific world and gives access to international networking and data transfer and retrieval facilities. In addition, AQUAFACT has direct liaison with a variety of consultants resident within these universities. It is Company policy to maintain and expand full working confluency with these universities.
We offer a multi-disciplinary approach to the investigation of problems in marine, freshwater and terrestrial environments, including:
- Environmental Impact Statements (EIS)/Natura Impact Statements (NIS)
- Predictive Modelling
- Project design, environmental monitoring and management protocols
- Resource management, habitat mapping and evaluation
- Aquaculture and environmental management