BBA acquires Biofilia Inc., an environmental consulting firm
Mont-Saint-Hilaire (Québec), January 16, 2018 – BBA is proud to announce the acquisition of the Québec firm Biofilia, an environmental leader that has dedicated over 20 years to enhancing and conserving natural resources and ecosystems. Biofilia has experts who specialize in studying and developing natural environments, analyzing environmental impacts and obtaining approvals for various projects.
By joining forces with Biofilia, BBA will be able to more fully advise its clients in the strategic planning and implementation of their projects to optimize environmental performance. “This alliance is the result of a shared vision: to play an instrumental role in developing technological solutions for the worldwide challenge of protecting the environment in a context of sustainable development,” explains André Allaire, President of BBA. “This partnership confirms BBA’s intent to be a firm that fosters environmental stewardship in all facets of its business.”
One of the founders of Biofilia, Vincent Clément, adds, “This synergy between the environment and engineering marks the beginning of a new chapter. While pursuing our mission on the same foundations that have allowed us to become an environmental leader, by joining BBA, we’ll be stronger and better positioned to offer clients innovative solutions and advanced expertise through a broad range of services and a pan-Canadian presence.”
With this new acquisition, BBA will now have a new office in Labelle in the Laurentians.
Founded in 1996 in Labelle, Québec, Biofilia (www.biofilia.com) employs 18 people, most of whom are biology specialists. Biofilia’s environmental consultants can effectively advise our clients in all sectors of strategic planning and implementation of their projects in order to optimize environmental performance. Biofilia mainly serves companies in the industrial, oil and gas and energy markets, including Énergir, Hydro-Québec and the Société d’énergie de la Baie James. Biofilia is also present in Canmore, Alberta.
For over 35 years, BBA (www.bba.ca) has been offering a wide range of consulting engineering and project management services, from project definition to commissioning. The firm’s expertise is recognized in the fields of energy, mining and metals, and oil, gas and biofuels. BBA relies on a team of seasoned experts to transform complex problems into practical, innovative and sustainable solutions. It is supported by a network of offices across Canada to better serve its clients and carry out mandates at the local, national and international levels.
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