Rina Freed, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Rina has over 20 years of experience in mining related to mitigation designs for water management and mine closure.  Her experience includes proponent work and expert review for various phases of mining including EA, permitting, expansions, ongoing life-of-mine and closure. She has successfully completed Best Achievable Technology (BAT) studies for tailings facilities and water discharge approvals, water balance and load models,  geochemical models and hydrogeology assessments. Since 1995, Dr. Freed has worked at mines across Canada and in the US with federal, provincial, state and Indigenous governments.