Forest Consultancy and Advisory Services
Renewable Energy and Sustainability Project in Papua New Guinea. The team Project Managed the Design, Development and Implementation of the project. Project successfully registered two carbon offset projects with the Gold Standard for Global Goals. Focus on the social development (Inclusive Economic Development) of the Markham Valley in Morobe Province. Planned plantation estate 15,000ha with a 30MWe biomass to power plant (IPP) with 17MWac of solar PV and utility scale Battery Energy Storage System (BESS).
Greenfield Development of Eucalyptus high value saw and veneer log project in Paraguay from land acquisition to harvest for Shell Renewables. Certified to Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Forest Management. The company was the first industrial scale forest plantation company in Paraguay with 20,000 ha planted.
Experienced team with the management of Indian, Australian and Pacific Sandalwood Plantations. Team has completed technical evaluation and financial valuations for large sandalwood estates in India, Australia and the Pacific. Independent Forester also acts in a Visiting Forester role for investors in Indian Sandalwood.
Greenfield project in the Colombian Llanos members of the Independent Forester Team managed the project design, land acquisition, and plantation establishment. The project has 13,000ha of plantations with Acacia mangium and Eucalyptus pellita.
Due Diligence and Valuations
Experienced Team that have completed over 100 forest valuations to: IAS41/AASB 141; NZIF; US PAP and other international standards. Experienced Due Diligence Team (Vendor and Investor) for Assets in Australia and Internationally.
The team have completed several market intelligence reports including a wood chip out look for Vietnam as well as market reports for sandalwood. The teams have led market intelligence tours of China and South East Asia. The team has also completed market reports on sandalwood and other high value species.