Spheratest is an environmental consulting and services firm with a professional multidisciplinary team with more than 25 years experience. These talented professional and experienced people in the environmental field will guide you in decision making and hence help you protect your investments.
Menno R. Speyer, M.Sc., EESA, CEAS, SEAC ® — Send an email
Menno Speyer graduated in 1975 at Concordia University. He is an expert in ecotoxicology particularly in aquatic toxicology. He worked in the fields of industrial mining and forestry and gained a strong reputation in environmental impact assessment studies. His competences extend, amongst others, to environmental site assessments as well as to residential, commercial and industrial site remediation. Menno is experienced in environmental permitting (certificates of authorisation) required by various levels of government. He implemented Environmental Management Systems (EMS) and he realised environmental compliance auditing as well as environmental risk analysis for numerous companies.
Menno Speyer worked at senior management levels as Vice-president for Technitrol ECO and for Bodycote Technitrol. He was also General Director for Gartner Lee. Since then, Menno set up his own environmental consulting firm, MRS & Associés. As an environmental coordinator for several small and medium enterprises, he assists clients with the preparation of application for certificates of authorization; he negotiates and liaises with different ministries and, in some cases, acts as arbitration expert witness for litigious environmental dossiers.
Menno is involved with numerous projects within Spheratest Environnement thus upgrading continually our capabilities through his high technical skills, his competences and his vast experience in the environmental field.
Frédéric Clair, B.SC., M. Env., EESA ® — Send an email
Frédéric Clair is an Expert under the section IV.2.1 of EQA and a certified environmental site assessor (EESA®) approved by the AQVE. He graduated in biology and has a Master’s degree in Environment from the University of Sherbrooke. Once he completed the microprogramme de deuxième cycle en vérification environnementale, he specialised in environmental site assessments and gained the respect of our team and a strong reputation with our clients.
Frédéric is a founder member of Spheratest Environnement. Thanks to his strong experience, he is in charge of Phase 1, 2 and 3 projects as well as work related to contaminated site remediation.
Véronique Poulin, M.Env., SE, EESA ®, T.P. — Send an email
Véronique Poulin is a certified environmental site assessor (EESA®) approved by the AQVE. She owns a Master’s degree in Environment from the University of Sherbrooke (M.Env.) and has completed a second cycle formation, the Education Relative to Environment (ERE) program, at the University of Quebec. She also has specialised in waste management at the Collège de Rosemont. Thanks to her experience in the media and education areas, Véronique contributes to the development of environmental training aimed to both employees and decision makers working in the industry field and the real estates.
Véronique, co-founding member of the enterprise, shows extensive experience in the environmental site assessment field and therefore owns a Canadian Certified Environmental Practioner (C.C.E.P.) approved by the Canadian Environmental Certification Approvals Board (CECAB) in the sectors of soil. She contributes to the successful realisation of Phase 1, 2 and 3 site assessments as well as residential, commercial and industrial sites remediation.
Marc Le Jossec, geologiste — Send an email
Marc Le Jossec is a geologist, member of the OGQ since 2006. He graduated in applied geology at the University of Quebec in Montreal in 2001. He started his career in the field of mineral resources exploration and has now taken up the environmental protection challenge.
Marc was responsible for soil treatment certificates of authorisation, estimates and environmental studies related to the removal of petroleum products tanks and the enforcement of the Soil Protection and Rehabilitation of Contaminated Sites Policy at the Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et des Parcs of Quebec. Thanks to his strong fieldwork experience in environmental and geotechnical soils characterisation, Marc is now involved in Phase 1, 2 and 3 environmental site assessments as well as residential, commercial and industrial sites remediation.
The professional services offered by Spheratest include the sampling and analysis of asbestos fibres present in ambient air, as per the IRSST method 243.1. Spheratest’s recognised fibre counters have successfully completed the IRSST’s fibre counting quality control program:
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