Air Quality & Noise Assessments

Air and Noise Factory in Landscape

Burnside’s expert team of air quality and noise scientists and engineers assesses air quality and noise impacts on the environment for municipal, industrial, land development, and Indigenous applications.

Capabilities and Expertise

Our team has completed hundreds of air quality and noise environmental impact and compliance reports for a wide range of applications. Our solutions are collaborative, providing a balance of options to show compliance that also work for the client. Furthermore, we incorporate context-sensitive approaches to our mitigation proposals that consider the unique features of your facility.

Our Team

Our team leaders who can help you with your project include:

  • Harvey Watson, Manager, Air & Noise Team
  • Kristina Zeromskiene, Senior Air & Noise Scientist

Our Projects

Our team has worked on hundreds of projects for a variety of applications, including:

  • Procor Limited – Country-wide environmental compliance
  • Toronto Island Airport – Ground noise impact assessment
  • St. Marys Landfill – Environmental Assessment
  • Orangeville Water Pollution Control Plant – Environmental compliance approval
    (Air & Noise )
  • Sagatay Cogeneration LP (Whitesand) – Environmental compliance approval
    (Air & Noise )
  • Orillia Multi Use Recreation Centre – Environmental compliance approval
    (Air & Noise)
  • Sun Chemical, Multiple Sites – Environmental compliance approval
    (Air & Noise)

Our Clients

Our team has also completed air and noise peer reviews for a number of municipalities, including:

  • City of Hamilton
  • City of Markham
  • City of Oshawa
  • City of Pickering
  • City of Toronto
  • Durham Region
  • Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury
  • Town of East Gwillimbury
  • Town of Innisfil
  • Town of Newmarket
  • Town of Whitby
  • Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville
  • Township of Clearview
  • Township of Guelph/Eramosa
  • Township of King

We have also performed work for a number of First Nations communities, including:

  • Aamjiwnaang First Nation
  • Animbiigoo Zaagi’igan Anishinaabek First Nation
  • Aroland First Nation
  • Ginoogaming First Nation
  • Lac Seul First Nation
  • Taykwa Tagamou Nation
  • Tsleil-Waututh Nation
  • Wabauskang First Nation
  • Walpole Island First Nation
Services that we can provide for your application include:
  • Environmental Assessments
  • Environmental Compliance Approvals
  • Environmental and Activity Sector Registries
  • Air quality assessments (Industrial, Commercial, Transportation, Construction Monitoring)
  • Acoustic assessments (Industrial, Commercial, Transportation, Residential, Tarion Warranty, Construction Monitoring)
  • Vibration assessments (Rail Impact, Construction Zone of Influence, Construction Monitoring)
  • Shadow studies
  • Peer review and expert witness services

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Air and Noise Factory in Landscape
Harvey Watson Headshot

Harvey Watson, P.Eng.

Manager, Air & Noise

Service Contact

We encourage you to contact us if you have any questions or require assistance.