OTTAWA, July 18, 2013 /CNW/ - BluMetric Environmental Inc. (TSXV: BLM)
is pleased to announce that it has initiated work on three separate
projects for Vale (NYSE: VALE), which is currently making a major
investment in the Sudbury basin, aimed at re-building and modernizing
assets, reducing emissions, extending the life of existing mines, and
finding new sources of ore. BluMetric's services will include detailed
environmental characterization, groundwater and surface water science
and engineering, and conceptual solution development.
"Vale's strong commitment to best practices in environmental management
taps into several areas of BluMetric's expertise, from groundwater
science and engineering to site enhancement strategies," said Nell van
Walsum, President of BluMetric's Professional Services Division.
"Given that we currently work with many of the operating mines and
plants in Sudbury, our focus there is expanding our service offering
and, with Vale, broadening our involvement in all levels of their
process, from problem definition and analysis, through developing
detailed engineering approaches, to construction drawing and
"In Sudbury, with its long history of mining, there are opportunities
for development which Vale is energetically addressing with its ongoing
investment in the regional environment," said BluMetric's CEO, William
Touzel. "BluMetric is well-suited to this type of work, and in fact is
one of the only players with the range of technical knowledge and
expertise needed for the hydrogeological and hydrological complexity of
BluMetric delivers sustainable solutions to complex environmental
issues. The Company serves clients in many industrial sectors, and at
all levels of government, in Canada and abroad.
BluMetric operates through two divisions:
Professional Services, providing environmental earth sciences and engineering solutions,
including contaminated site remediation, water resource management,
industrial hygiene, occupational health & safety, and renewable
energy. This division also operates under the names "WESA",
"Envir-Eau", and "OEL-HydroSys"
Water, focussed on design-build and pre-engineered product solutions to
industrial/commercial water and wastewater treatment needs. This
division also operates under the names "WESAtech" and "Seprotech".
More information can be obtained at www.blumetric.ca
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the
information contained herein. Some of the statements in this press
release, including those relating to the Company's strategies and other
statements that are predictive in nature, that depend upon or refer to
future events or conditions, or that include words such as "expects",
"anticipates", "intends", "plans", "believes", "estimates" or similar
expressions, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of
securities laws. Forward-looking statements include, without
limitation, the information concerning possible or assumed future
results of operations of the Company. These statements are not
historical facts but instead represent only the Company's expectations,
estimates and projections regarding future events. The Company does not
undertake any obligation to update or release any revisions to these
forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the
date of this presentation or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated
events, except as required by law.
SOURCE: BluMetric Environmental Inc.
For further information:
Ian W. Malone, CFO
Tel:(613) 839-4028 x121
Fax: (613) 839-0697
Robin M. Sundstrom
IRonside Investor Relations
Tel: (647) 822- 8111