CSA Ocean Sciences has expanded its operations in Trinidad and Tobago.
CSA Ocean Sciences (Trinidad) will be led by Candice Leung Chee, chief executive officer, Carlyle Kalloo, director, and Rameez Persad, operations manager.
The expanded executive team brings decades of collective experience in the field of marine operations and environmental impact assessment associated with coastal and offshore projects. The newly formed Trinidadian Limited entity will draw on over 40 years of experience in Trinidad (first project in 1977) and CSA’s Trinidadian Branch office established in 2008.
The ongoing collaboration with marine scientists, operations personnel and equipment from CSA’s worldwide offices shoul ensure the transfer and use of international best practices in HSSE, marine operations and environmental sciences to the benefit of all clients in Trinidad, the Caribbean and surrounding regions.
CSA Trinidad will continue to provide environmental services to the traditional oil and gas industry, with an expansion of services to ports, harbours, and beaches as well as coastal infrastructure. Services will include Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), environmental monitoring, compliance monitoring, environmental baseline and monitoring surveys (including hydrographic and geophysical surveys), marine water, sediment and biological assessment, metocean data acquisition, and underwater video/photo documentation.