HYDROLOGY & HYDRAULICS
Aquasphera Conseil inc.
MINING WATER MANAGEMENT
Production of water balances
Modeling of runoff and water storagen
Design of water retention and conveyance works
Mining water management plans
Analysis for the bypass of non-contaminated water
HYDROMETRY AND TECHNICAL SURVEYS
Water flow rate and velocity measurement
Water level measurement
Surveying and inspection of drainage infrastructure
STORM WATER MANAGEMENT
Development of master drainage plans
Design of culverts, SWM ponds and other drainage infrastructure
Modeling of sewer networks
Modeling of watercourses
Hydrological and hydraulic model calibration
Peer study review
FLOOD PLAIN DELINEATION
1D and 2D modelling
Analysus of existing flood plain maps
Flood plain delineation
LEGAL EXPERTISE IN WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING
Production of expert opinions
Drafting of expert reports
Representation in court
FLOODING AND SEWER BACKUPS ANALYSIS AND DESIGN
Modeling of flood events
Analysis, design and recommendations for immunization works
SEDIMENTATION AND EROSION ANALYSIS
Erosion and sedimentation inspections and characterization
Hydrological and hydraulic analyzes
Development and analysis of solutions
Aquasphera is a consulting firm that works in the field of hydrology and hydraulics. Our company offers optimal solutions to its clients in response to problems in drainage, water management, flooding, sewer backup and erosion.
Our mission is to guide our clients in the area of hydrology and hydraulics. We serve with professionalism and integrity using recognized methods and state-of-the-art technology.
Aquasphera’s expertise is grounded in a wealth of scientific knowledge and the vast experience of its personnel. Members of our team have successfully delivered hundreds of projects. They are known for their capacity to innovate and find solutions while responding to the specific needs of each project.
Hydrology is our passion!
The Aquasphera team is made up of qualified and experienced professionals offering personalized service.
The team brings together engineers and professionals with a high level of skill and experience and has collectively carried out hundreds of water resources projects. The team's reputation is based on respect for customers, quality of work, communication and on the professional relations maintained with the various project stakeholders.
The team is led by Antoine Vachon, Eng. P.Eng., M.Eng., Senior water resources engineer, who has more than 20 years of experience in the specific field of hydrology and hydraulics. The technical Manager of Aquasphera is François-Julien Delisle, Eng. P.Eng., M.Sc., Senior water resources engineer. Mr. Delisle has extensive knowledge of the technical aspects of hydrology and hydraulics.
In order to ensure that all the needs of its customers are met, Aquasphera offers services in partnership with several firms specializing in the following fields: environment, geotechnics, civil engineering, technical surveys, hydrogeology and meteorology.
Aquasphera and its partners share common values of professionalism and integrity. Our partners have built a solid reputation over the past few decades. Together, we represent a work force of several hundred qualified professionals.
Over the past 10 years, Aquasphera's team has completed several water resources projects. We have completed the following significant projects:
Several Master Drainage Plans for municipalities such as Quebec City, Levis and Gatineau
Several flood plain mapping projects, which included hydrometric surveys and model calibration
Several water management and hydrometric projects for mining companies such as Rio Tinto, Tata Steel, Vale and Premier Gold
Several legal expert studies in Quebec
Bathymetric survey of the Rideau Canal in Ottawa, the world longest skateway
Several curvert capacity and sizing studies, such as the analysis of the 87 culverts of Chelsea' Community Trail
Translation of several documents of the Federal Flood Mapping Guidelines Series