About us

Sartori is a North Vancouver-based independently owned consultancy founded in 1997. Our executives have over 70 years of combined industry-leading experience to hundreds of clients in Canada. 

Our expertise in the areas of fisheries, wildlife, urban and infrastructure development, regulatory approvals, and environmental construction monitoring, allows us to provide cost-effective environmental consulting services that move projects forward, while maintaining a commitment to sound environmental management.

We have gained extensive experience in the industrial development industry by working alongside developers, project owners, construction contractors, and regulatory agencies for over 25 years, including on some of the largest and complex projects in BC.

Servicing all phases of development: assessment, regulatory approvals, construction, and long-term biological monitoring

Specialized in regulatory compliance, our experience with critical infrastructure development conducting environmental assessments, planning mitigation and protection, permitting, and compliance monitoring make Sartori a natural fit for development permitting across BC’s regulatory framework. 

Sartori leads environmental assessments, mitigation planning and environmental oversight components of requested services as the Qualified Environmental Professional (QEP), satisfying environmental components of development projects at any scale, including:

  • Pre-construction biological assessment for project approvals
  • Biomonitoring programs
  • Terrestrial and aquatic wildlife surveys and salvages
  • Post-construction effects studies
  • Environmental development permitting for residential, commercial, and industrial projects
  • Construction Environmental Management Planning (CEMP)
  • Independent Environmental Monitor (IEM) services for construction
  • Owner’s site representation for environmental project management
  • Liaison with regulatory agencies

Integrated environmental solutions with a track record of success

Overarching our success in the industrial development industry is a corporate commitment to providing project-specific integrated environmental solutions, rooted in extensive construction experience in sensitive environments.

Sartori prides itself on entrenching its personnel into project planning, identifying environmental challenges early in the feasibility and construction processes, and providing sound mitigative advice to its clients. Our aim is to streamline development in an environmentally sound and responsible manner.

    Core Values

    ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY – Our livelihoods depend on the environment, and the protection of the environment depends on the professional and ethical expertise and advice that we provide to our clients and partnerships.

    INNOVATION – We encourage and rigorously support our employees, partners and clients to innovate and to test adaptive solutions for complex environmental management challenges.

      CLEAR COMMUNICATION – We believe that open and clear communications are integral to the implementation of effective environmental mitigation, the success of our client and partner relationships, and the overall success of the sustainable development projects in which we are involved.

        CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT – Our clients and partners rely on the expertise and experiences of our personnel; we are strongly committed to continual professional development of our staff and workflow systems improvement at all levels of our operations.

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          Rare gastropod!

          One of Sartori’s team members recently discovered this Oregon forestsnail (𝘈𝘭𝘭𝘰𝘨𝘰𝘯𝘢 𝘵𝘰𝘸𝘯𝘴𝘦𝘯𝘥𝘪𝘢𝘯𝘢) while doing an assessment in the Fraser Valley, where most of the Canadian population is found.