Matthew Setty Joins MWH Global as Principal Environmental Scientist

Broomfield, Colo, August 7, 2014 MWH Global, the premier solutions provider focused on water and natural resources for built infrastructure and the environment, announced the appointment of Matthew Setty to principal environmental scientist for MWH. Setty brings to MWH nearly 18 years of international experience in the hard rock mining sector. His clients are global; although, he will focus primarily on assisting clients in the Western U.S.

“We are very fortunate to have Matthew join our industry mining team,” said Michael DeDen, global mining sector leader of energy and industry for MWH. “His knowledge of the dynamic mining sector and professional credentials will support our delivery of strategic solutions to clients, especially in the Nevada mining market, as well as enable our employees, clients and stakeholders to work smarter and advance our mission of Building a Better World.”

A specialist in the environmental and water management of hard rock mining, Setty’s broad technical expertise covers key industry disciplines including water treatment systems, environmental compliance and permitting. He has contributed to successful mining and environmental projects throughout the Western U.S., Alaska, South America and Central Asia.

Setty comes to MWH from CH2M Hill, where he was the senior environmental project manager/client manager, specializing in hydrology, baseline studies and permitting.

Setty earned a bachelor’s degree in natural resources management, hydrology and conservation biology from the University of Nevada-Reno and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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MWH Global is the premier solutions provider focused on water and natural resources for built infrastructure and the environment. Offering a full range of innovative, award-winning services from initial planning and engineering through construction and asset management, we partner with our clients in multiple industries. Our nearly 8,000 employees in 35 countries spanning six continents are dedicated to fulfilling our purpose of Building a Better World, which reflects our commitment to sustainable development. MWH is a private, employee-owned firm with a rich legacy beginning in 1820. For more information, visit our website at or connect with us on Twitter and Facebook.