Water Resources

Projects - Water Resources
Ntimbale Dam Project

The Ntimbale Dam Project on the Tati River was undertaken by the Government of Botswana to improve water supply to villages in the North East District and adjacent villages in the Central District. Knight Piesold implemented feasibility studies, detailed design, and construction supervision.

East Toba and Montrose Hydroelectric Projects

The East Toba and Montrose Hydroelectric Project is a 235 MW run-of-river hydroelectric development with facilities on East Toba River and Montrose Creek.

Kwalsa and Upper Stave Hydroelectric Project

The Kwalsa and Upper Stave Hydroelectric project is a renewable energy development that includes six hydroelectric facilities and interconnecting 138 kV transmission line. The Owner, Contractor, Douglas First Nation and Knight Piésold worked closely together to develop two low impact hydroelectric projects overcoming unique challenges while delivering under budget and ahead of schedule.

Mary River Project

The Mary River Project is located on Baffin Island in the Qikiqtani Region of Nunavut. The mine involves an 22.2 million tonne per year open pit iron ore mining operation, construction of a 145-kilometre rail line over continuous permafrost, construction of a deep-sea port, and year-round shipping using ice‑breaking bulk carriers. An initial 4.2 million tonne per year operation was commissioned in 2015.

Palmarejo Silver-Gold Project

The Palmarejo Project is a silver-gold mine in the Sierra Madre Occidental mountain range in northwestern Mexico. Knight Piésold has been involved in the tailings and water management aspect of the project through concept development and design.