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Ausenco growing in Canada with acquisition of Hemmera

Hemmera Envirochem is an environmental consultancy with offices in B.C., Alberta, Yukon and Ontario.


Ausenco Engineering Canada Inc. has acquired Hemmera Envirochem, an environmental consultancy with offices in B.C., Alberta, Yukon and Ontario.

Founded in 1994 by Paul Hemsley, Hemmera provides customized environmental and social sciences solutions to clients across Canada with recognized experts in site assessment and remediation, environmental planning and ecology, and community engagement and social sciences.

“The acquisition of Hemmera significantly strengthens our existing suite of consulting offerings and will enable us to offer value-added environmental solutions to our clients throughout the Americas,” said Zimi Meka, CEO, Ausenco, in a company release.

“Ausenco is recognized globally for their technical expertise and innovative approach to delivering cost-effective end-to-end solutions for their clients,” said Hemsley, who will remain as president of Hemmera, reporting directly to Chris King-Sidney, Ausenco’s president, consulting. “We are an ambitious team and I am confident we are partnering with a company that aligns with our dedication to our people, to technical excellence, and to quality work.”

Based in Australia, Ausenco opened its Vancouver office in 2007 and now also has locations in Alberta, Ontario and Quebec.