Mr Bianchini comes on board to look after all operations and growth of the Business Unit based in Johannesburg, aiming to support clients throughout the continent, providing technological solutions to their remediation projects.
“I am pleased to announce Andrea’s appointment to fill this key new position. He joins us with more than 20 years of environmental experience, managing remediation programmes in the oil & gas industry as well as in other industrial sectors. In addition to this, he supported and coordinated numerous environmental due diligence assessments for industrial clients in South Africa, a key growth area for Geostream,” said Raul Mucciolella, Managing Director – Geostream Group.
Mr Bianchini holds a bachelor’s degree in Geology from Milan University. He has worked for two of the largest multinational consultancy and engineering firms in Italy and South Africa. He has a strong technical background in soil and groundwater assessment and remediation from both the consulting and contracting sides. He is acknowledged as a specialist in programme and project direction and management, including technical support co-ordination and technical overviews for environmental site assessment, due diligence phase I and II assessments, and site remediation. He is skilled in site investigation, hydrogeology and hydrology, and has successfully collaborated with engineers to achieve best solutions for his clients.