Specialist Engineering and Environmental Solutions
MWA Environmental are providers of specialist engineering and environmental services to developers, government and professional clients.

rural industries

MWA provides a comprehensive range of services for projects in rural areas associated with intensive animal industries principally feedlots, poultry farms and piggeries, together with abattoirs and feedmills.


Feed Lots
  • preparation of plans and reports for feedlot proposals ranging in size from 2,000 scu to 30,000 scu at Jondaryan, Acland, Proston, Wambo, Esk, Woodstock, Jackson
  • preparation of EMPs and undertaking soil and effluent monitoring of feedlots at Wambo, Proston and Acland
  • assessment of surface and groundwater resources for feedlots at Wambo, Acland.

Poultry Farms
  • preparation of environmental assessments to support major meat chicken farm proposals at Coominya, Redlands
  • provision of advice to local authorities concerning air quality and noise aspects of major chicken farm proposals in Beaudesert, Esk, Murgon Shires.

Piggeries
  • provision of advice to local authorities concerning major piggery applications
  • odour impact assessments for existing and proposed piggeries including reverse amenity constraint assessment.

Abattoirs
  • preparation of environmental assessments and EMPs to support abattoir applications at Coominya, Gatton, Rockhampton and Kingaroy
  • provision of advice to local authorities and others concerning odour and noise from abattoirs in Rockhampton, Emerald, Redlands, Cannon Hill & Toowoomba.

Effluent & Waste Management
  • composting plants: Ipswich, Yatala, Beerwah, Swanbank.