Dynamic Avalanche Consulting provides a complete range of planning and operational services for snow avalanche risk management and mountain safety. We have experience in many industries serving clients in both the public and private sectors.

Energy

We have extensive experience in the energy sector during planning, construction and operational phases of hydroelectric, transmission lines and oil and gas projects.

Forestry

We provide avalanche consulting and safety services to a wide range of forestry clients, from small scale projects to regional and provincial operations.

Government & Education

We consult with government agencies at the municipal, provincial and federal levels. We perform land use zoning, qualitative avalanche risk assessments and prepare avalanche safety plans for government employees working in the mountain environment.

Land Use Zoning

We deliver avalanche risk zoning plans for residential, commercial and industrial developments throughout British Columbia.

Mining

We consult in the mining sector at both the planning and operational levels. At the planning level we perform avalanche mapping, risk assessments, recommend mitigation strategies, defence structures and provide input for mine design to manage avalanche risk. At the operational level we design and implement avalanche safety and control plans and provide avalanche safety training to work crews.

Ski Areas & Recreation

We provide in depth reviews of ski area avalanche safety and control plans and avalanche risk assessments for ski area infrastructure. We provide avalanche safety plans to educational institutions for their outdoor and recreational programs.

Transportation

We have diverse experience in the transportation sector. We do qualitative and quantitative avalanche risk assessments, analyse structural mitigation options such as snow retaining fences and avalanche protection sheds, consult on highway and railway designs and provide design inputs for avalanche forces acting on protection structures and bridges.