Environmental Services

SCE scientists, geologists, environmental engineers, and technicians, have the specialized expertise needed for perform comprehensive environmental assessment, auditing and compliance services in accordance with ASTM, and State/ Federal guidelines and regulations. SCE routinely provides our clients with third party environmental auditing, permitting, compliance planning, and reporting assistance under each of the major environmental programs.

The environmental services provided by SCE generally fall into one of two categories: environmental engineering and compliance or remedial investigation and design. Environmental engineering and compliance services routinely involve performing screenings and studies for wetlands, surface water, endangered species, air, hazardous waste, and lead and asbestos to comply with NEPA/SEQRA requirements on bridge, highway and site design projects.  SCE understands that agency coordination and permitting are critical components to ensuring that projects are completed within a timely manner.  We have established positive working relationships with a number of individuals at agencies such as the NYSDEC, State Historic Preservation Office, and the United States Army Corps of Engineers, and have an in depth understanding of current environmental regulations such as Section 404 of the Clean Water Act.

Remedial investigation and design services encompass a range of services including, but not limited to completing detailed soil and water investigations under major State and Federal remedial programs, assisting with remediation design, providing decontamination and demolition services in support of brownfield reclamation projects, and supervising remedial projects, which may involve excavation and removal to complex physical, chemical, or biological treatment systems.

Our firm has successfully completed many project assignments involving a combination of environmental concerns and unique site constraints. Our design professionals and broad range of environmental staff are uniquely qualified to address projects that require an effective, multi-discipline team approach.