Understanding the regulations
James Dodds from Envireau Water
James Dodds is the Owner/Chairperson of Envireau Water. He is a nationally recognised expert in water management and water resources hydrogeology, particularly within the minerals, agricultural/horticultural and water bottling sectors, as well as the onshore oil and gas sector, and has a reputation for his tenacity with regulatory systems.
James’ professional career started in 1986 working on waste and mineral projects in the UK, before moving to South Africa in 1988. There he spent 4 years principally working on a wide range of projects in the mining industry, related both to water resources and geotechnical hydrogeology. Much of the work was field based giving James a thorough grounding in data collection; borehole construction and testing; and monitoring systems. With the same company, James returned to the UK, and spent the following 6 years progressing to Principal level. During this time, he worked on a wide range of mining projects in Europe, Africa, CIS and the Middle East, as well as developing projects in the UK within the minerals and agricultural sectors. In 1998, James formed Envireau Water.
James has been actively involved in the minerals sector within the UK for 20 years and has been an IQ member since 1994.
The upcoming webinar will examine the transitional arrangements and new requirements for abstraction licensing, which take effect 1 January 2018.
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- 25th January 2018 - Water Abstraction – Understanding the regulations with James Dodds from Envireau Water