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Adrian Brown Consultants, Inc. is an environmental engineering and consulting firm specializing in groundwater hydrology, geochemistry and remediation. From its roots in the mining industry, Adrian Brown Consultants has grown to provide technical, field, and laboratory services to a broad range of clientele. Whether the task involves evaluation, design, implementation, or support, Adrian Brown has the expertise to meet your needs.



Adrian Brown is a Civil Engineer who provides expert guidance in the planning and execution of investigations and projects in groundwater, contamination, contaminant transport, environmental protection, remediation, geotechnical and mine water engineering. Adrian Brown has been retained to provide expert advice, court testimony, and serve on review panels in a large number of matters related to groundwater and surface water flow and contamination, impact, remediation, soil contamination, and slope stability.


Mr. Brown’s experience spans more than 50 years, and over 500 projects in all areas of groundwater and surface water flow and transport, remediation, slope stability, and geotechnics. He has published a number of papers and book chapters on groundwater flow, contamination, and remediation, and has lectured in the US, Australia, Canada and China. Mr. Brown served for two years as an adjunct professor in groundwater engineering at the Colorado School of Mines. He was also the President of the International Mine Water Association (IMWA) for several years.

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Adrian Brown Consultants, Inc. specializes in the solution of groundwater surface water, and earth-science problems in the mining, hazardous waste, water supply, manufacturing, and civil construction industries. Specific areas of expertise are:


  • Contamination in groundwater, soil, and surface water

  • Fate and transport of contaminants

  • Groundwater remediation

  • Groundwater engineering

  • Mine inflow and dewatering

  • Slope stability and stabilization

  • Water management

  • Acid rock drainage

  • Sediment transport and management

  • Groundwater extraction and injection

  • Geotechnical engineering

  • Subsidence engineering



Mr. Brown has performed, directed, or been a principal investigator in a wide range of environmental, remediation, hydrology, litigation, geotechnical, regulation, water supply, and computing projects, a partial list of which is provided below.

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