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Versar-Arcadis Joint Venture Wins Environmental and Munitions Remediation Contract For US Army Corps of Engineers

Highlands Ranch, CO & Springfield, VA – Oct. 24, 2016 – Arcadis North America and Versar, Inc. (NYSE MKT: VSR) announced today the Versar-Arcadis Joint Venture has been awarded a new multiyear contract by the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center…

US Army Corps of Engineers – Mobile, Ala., District Awards Arcadis Two New Environmental Contracts

Highlands Ranch, Colo. – Aug. 30, 2016 – Arcadis North America announced today it has been awarded two new environmental contracts with the U.S. Army…

Live, “Take You There” Report from Italy Earthquake Scene

CENTRAL ITALY – Miyamoto International releases the first of its Earthquake Journals reported live from Italy as engineers follow first responders…

Italian Earthquake Engineering Report Released

August 25, 2016 - in Featured, Remediation/redevelopment

EARTHQUAKE REPORT – NORCIA, ITALY: M-6.2, 24 August 2016 The M-6.2 earthquake had a shallow depth (10 km) and struck approximately 10 km SE of Norcia, Italy on 2016 August 24 at approximately 1:36 AM local time. As of this writing, there are 247 dead and…

Rhode Island Receives Over $1.2 million in EPA Brownfields Funding

BOSTON – EPA is awarding a total of $1,220,000 in Brownfield Grant funding to Rhode Island entities. The grants being awarded to Rhode Island are funded by EPA's Brownfields Assessment and Revolving Loan Fund program, and will provide communities with the…

EPA Announces $55.2 Million to Assess and Clean Up Contaminated Sites

WASHINGTON – At an event at a former brownfield site in Burlington, Vermont, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy announced today the selection of 218 new grant investments totaling $55.2 million to 131 communities across…

City of Second Chance Soils

May 18, 2016—On the South Side of Chicago, East 87th Street ends in a gentle curve more suited to a suburban neighborhood than a gritty industrial area. A few steps further and you’re at Lake Michigan’s shoreline. Welcome to Steelworkers Park. Once the…

Arcadis Ranks U.S. Cities for Best Redevelopment Potential of Environmentally Distressed Industrial Sites

Highlands Ranch, Colo.—Arcadis report ranks 27 US cities by redevelopment opportunity which could attract renewed investment and bring life back to former industrial sites. Major opportunities for mid-size cities including Charlotte, Nashville and Denver.…

Brownfield Remediation Complete for The Pointe Mixed-Use Redevelopment

March 30, 2016 - in Projects, Remediation/redevelopment

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.—O’Neill Properties Group (OPG) announced that it has completed brownfield remediation at the notorious 40-acre lagoon at The Pointe, the anxiously awaited $2.2 billion project in Sayreville, NJ. The Pointe is the largest mixed-use…

Repurposing Abandoned Urban Lots Starts with Soil Science

Feb. 10, 2016—Four empty lots in Chicago’s South Side bear scars of the past. Their surfaces are strewn with construction debris and foundation rubble. However, the most incriminating evidence of the past lies beneath the surface, in the soil. Chicago’s…