Cardno employs groundwater specialists in hydrology, geophysics, hydrogeology, and geochemistry that work in tandem with our biologists, ecologists, planners, engineers, and economists. As a result, Cardno addresses groundwater challenges from multiple perspectives and proactively identifies issues that can impact a project’s success.

Our specialists use state-of-the-art numerical solutions to predict groundwater movements and impacts under changed scenarios. We also have expertise in surface water management and understand the complexities of developing cooperative water management programs.
Our water specialists analyse water supply and demand needs and then determine the most appropriate steps to leverage resources, including obtaining critical permits, addressing water quality, implementing underground injection control wells, developing conservation strategies, assessing and remediating groundwater contamination and achieving ecological objectives.
Our wide range of groundwater services includes:
  • Contaminated site assessments
  • Design, testing, permitting and construction management of aquifer storage and recovery (ASR) and injection wells
  • Geophysics and water quality studies
  • Groundwater monitoring
  • Groundwater source development
  • Planning and modeling
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Solutions leveraging brackish and saline aquifers
We work as a trusted partner and adviser in developing sustainable and economically realistic solutions which balance our clients’ goals and the water needs of their communities, while conserving and making effective use of precious resources.