Dr. Peter Bayer

Dr. Peter Bayer



  • International projects
  • Project management in the environmental, mining, construction and infrastructure sectors (technical, organizational, financial)
  • Remediation of contaminated sites
  • Brownfield development
  • Waste management
  • Closing and decommissioning of mines and mining facilities
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
  • Capacity building, institutional development



Contact: p.bayer@pleja.de

Curriculum Vitae

Name:Dr. Peter Bayer




MSc. Degree in Geology (Diplom-Geologe)
Johannes-Gutenberg-University, Mainz, and Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany (1974 – 1980)


Doctorate Degree in natural science (Dr. rer. nat.)
Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich
(1984 – 1987)


Special Qualifications:


Excellent communication and co-ordination skills

Full computer literacy

Introduction to Radiation Protection, KIT Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany (April 2010)

Language Skills: German (Mother tongue), fluent in English, French and Portuguese, Basic Turkish


Profesional Experience:


Volldal Verk AS, Norway
Trainee, exploration for copper deposits


Ludwig-Maximilian University Munich, Germany
Field work for diploma thesis in Tuscany / Italy "Copper deposits in ophiolitic rocks"


Union Carbide Exploration Corporation, Switzerland
Tungsten exploration in the alpine crystalline areas in southern Switzerland


1980 – 1981
Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany
Research work "Tungsten deposits in North-eastern Bavaria"


1981 - 1982
BP AG (British Petrol), Germany
Exploration for tungsten and base metal deposits in Germany


1982 – 1983
Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany, / UFRJ Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 
Field work for Ph.-D. thesis in the proterozoic Ribeira Mobile Belt in Espirito Santo state, Brazil


1984 – 1987
Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany
Research project "Plutonic rocks in Espiriti Santo, Brazil", research work for Ph.D. 


1987 - 1988
Bavarian State Department of historical monuments, Munich, Germany
Conservation of natural building stones, laboratory and field work, including scientific cooperation with CETEC/ Belo Horizonte, Brazil


1988 – 1989
UNDP United Nations Development Project
Associate Expert and Team Leader for a water supply project in Guinea-Bissau / West Africa


1989 - 1996
Trischler and Partner Consulting Engineers, Darmstadt/Munich, Germany
Consultant for environmental projects, head of the Munich office


1996 - 2000
Professor Weiss and Partner Project Management Company / Artur Andersen Real Estate Consulting, Stuttgart/Berlin, Germany
Team Leader, senior environmental expert for brownfield development and construction projects


2000 - 2005
Sate Agency for Exemption (Landesanstalt für Altlastenfreistellung des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt, LAF), Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt state, Germany
Associated Director and Team leader of project management unit for remediation and redevelopment of large petrochemical sites and mine decommissioning projects


Since 2006
Free-lance consultant, Germany/international
Team leader, project management and environmental consulting
Cooperation with Plejades GmbH Independent Experts


Countries of work experience:


Brazil, Germany, Guinea-Bissau, Italy, Romania, Serbia/Kosovo, Switzerland, Norway, Cyprus