Engineering and Geology for the Environment

Our services

Groundwater Resources

Hydrodynamic assesment and monitoring of aquifer systems.

Groundwater wells design.

Analytical and numerical groundwater flow models.

Numerical contaminant and heat trasport models.

Design of Low-enthalpy geothermal plants for building cooling/heating systems.

Calculation of wellfield protection areas.

Contaminated Sites

Contaminated Site Assessment / Environmental Site Assessment.

Environmental Due Diligence for environmental liability assessment.

Risk Assessment of Contaminated Sites.

Contaminated Site Remediation Projects.

Development of numerical models for contaminant fate and transport studies.

Decommissioning plans of former industrial sites.

IED Baseline Report in accordance with Directive 2010/75/EU.

Waste recovery and disposal plants

Hydrogeological studies for the authorization of new waste recovery and disposal plants.

Recovery/disposal plant design for hazardous and non-hazardous, municipal and industrial wastes.

Risk assessment of landfill disposal sites

Request to waive waste admissibility requirements in landfill disposal sites, in accordance with D.M. 09/27/2010.

Environmental Impact Assessment.

Environmetal recovery projects of abandoned quarries and mining areas.

Environmental Forensics

Litigation support services for civil and criminal court cases.

Identification of contamination sources by means of photointerpretation and satellite image processing.

Stable isotopes and Chemical fingerprinting methods to trace petroleum contaminants back to the source

Age dating of contaminants by means of inverse modelling and radioisotope analysis.

Applied Geology

Geological consultancy services for urban development planning.

Landslide and river erosion stabilization by means of natural engineering techniques.

Geological, geotechnical and seismic site characterization.

Slope stability analysis.

Treatment technologies

Groundwater and drinking water treatment plant design.

Commissioning and monitoring plans for Pump-and-Treat systems.

Soil gas extraction and treatment plant design.

Pilot tests for air sparging and soil vapour extraction systems.

We provide our consulting services throughout the national territory

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Our strength is our know-how, built up in more than 35 years of experience, and constantly updated to technological, scientific and legislative innovations.



Numerical modelling to well-head protection area delineation - Venaria Reale


Permeable Reactive Barrier for the remediation of a chlorinated solvents plume - Avigliana

TPC: 5.400.000,00 Euro

Non-Hazardous Waste Landfill for the reclamation of an abandoned quarry - BG

TPC: 32.360.000,00 Euro

Low-enthalpy geothermal wellfield for the new conditioning plant of a headquarter building - Torino


Remediation of OMA and C.I. chemical facilities - Rivalta

TPC: 36.580.000,00 Euro

Geological and seismic study - Bruino

Our projects stand out for technical accuracy, development of innovative solutions, and attention for environment, safety and human health.

About us

Our Company

We are a consulting company active in the field of Geology and Environmental Engineering, originally founded in 1985 by Giancarlo Bortolami, Professor of the University of Turin, and Antonio Di Molfetta, Professor of the Polytechnic University of Turin.

We provide consultancy, design, investigation and experimentation services to private and public companies, throughout the national territory. Every work of our company stands out for the accuracy of the scientific and technical approach, which is ensured by our team's expertise and quality management system.

Thanks to solid partnerships with research groups and other engineering companies, we are able to take on multidisciplinary and structured projects, where we coordinate the workgroup activities and act as 'single point of contact' for our clients and also with the local regulators, when required.

Our Clients

Our Team


President, Co-founder



Gianna SANNA

Administrative Assistant


Consulting Geologist


Consulting Engineer

Valerio ZOLLA

Consulting Engineer

© 2017 Bortolami - Di Molfetta S.r.l. - Via Peano, 11 - 10129 Torino - C.F./P. IVA 10359910014 - REA di Torino n. 1126692 - Cap. Soc. interamente versato € 10.000



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