Month: September 2022

Amanda Morris career profile

Career Profiles in Environmental Consulting:  Amanda Morris

Environmental consulting consists of a wide range of disciplines serving both public and private sectors.  Consultants play an important role in environmental protection, regulatory compliance, and the sustainable use of natural resources.  Regardless of the stage of your career today, environmental consulting offers rewarding opportunities.   We bring you this career profile series of the scientists …

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In-Situ Bioremediation of VOCs in Groundwater

Initial site investigations for this former southern California manufacturing site found soil and groundwater had been impacted by Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs). The former facility was used for the development, manufacture, and assembly of electronic components, with historical releases of chlorinated solvents that impacted localized areas of soil and groundwater. Clean-up of this 14-acre site …

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RCRA Closure at a Former Manufacturing Facility

This former manufacturing facility was used for design, testing, and manufacturing of electronic medical testing equipment. Sampling of soil, soil gas and groundwater revealed the presence of Polychlorinated Biphenyls, (PCBs) and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) including tetrachloroethylene (PCE), 1,1-dichloroethylene (DCE), 1,1,1-trichloroethane (TCA), and 1,1-dichloroethane (DCA). Site remediation is overseen by the United States Environmental Protection …

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Remediation System Upgrade for Improved Mass Recovery

Hargis + Associates, Inc. was retained by the owners of a former aerospace manufacturing facility to provide operations and maintenance (O&M) oversight for an existing remediation system in Los Angeles County, CA. The soil and groundwater at the site were impacted with volatile organic compounds (VOCs), including trichloroethylene, tetrachloroethylene, and methylene chloride, and the semi-volatile …

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RCRA Remediation and Monitoring

When managing environmental liabilities and due diligence for aerospace sites around the globe, this Senior Engineering Manager relies on a small group of technical consultants he can trust to protect his company’s long-term risk. In positions like this, it’s critical to hire high quality consultants who understand aerospace’s unique needs. Hargis has been a trusted …

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