Environmental Engineering

First Environment has a team of engineers on staff with professional certifications in 17 states. They routinely provide design services on projects involving site remediation and redevelopment, including remedial and mitigation system design and implementation; site improvements; wastewater treatment and water supply; modeling; forensic engineering; and condition assessments.

First Environment’s GIS and CAD staff support most of the firm’s projects involving environmental design and investigation. They possess competencies in the latest software versions (including ESRI ArcGIS, 3D Analyst Extension, and Surfer) to create geodatabases, map data, and conduct analysis of data and modeling.

Our CAD experts routinely support common design deliverables, including preliminary drawings, contract drawings and specifications, and as-built presentations. In addition, our modeling expertise includes hydrogeologic and fate and transport assessments, age dating, and risk assessment. Our experts frequently utilize finite difference models such as MODFLOW, MODPATH, MT3D, and RT3D in Groundwater Modeling System (GMS) and GIS platforms.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Remediation and mitigation system evaluation, design, and installation oversight
  • Design drawings, specifications, and as-built diagrams
  • Construction and systems engineering cost estimates
  • Operation and maintenance manuals
  • GIS and CAD support
  • Modeling

Our Work

Montrose VA Medical Center Dechlorination at Wastewater Treatment Plant

Client: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Location: Montrose, NY

VA Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Permitting and Spill Prevention Program Technical Support

Client: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs – VA Hudson Valley Healthcare System
Location: Montrose & Castle Point, NY

VA Caribbean Healthcare System Wastewater Vulnerability Assessment

Client: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico

Streambank Remediation and Soil and Groundwater Containment at Wilsey Bennett, Inc.

Client: Wilsey Bennett, Inc.
Location: Cartaret, NJ

Site Investigation and Remediation at Former Tube Manufacturing Site

Client: Aspen Hill Holdings, c/o Herold Law, PA
Location: Bridgewater, NJ

RINs Verification Engineering Review Report for Fresh Kills Landfill

Client: Element Markets, LLC New York City, Department of Sanitation
Location: New York, NY

RINs Verification Engineering Review Report for Dos Rios Water Recycling Center

Client: Element Markets, LLC San Antonio Water System
Location: San Antonio, TX

RINs Verification Engineering Review Report for Clean Energy LNG Facility

Client: Element Markets, LLC Clean Energy Renewable Fuels, LLC
Location: Boron, CA

RINs Verification Engineering Review Report for City of Riverview

Client: Blue Source, LLC City of Riverview, Michigan
Location: Riverview, MI

PCB and VOC Remediation at Former Potter Company NPL Site

Client: BFEL, Inc.
Location: Wesson, MS

Engineering Review Report for the Blue Line Transfer Facility

Client: The Prasino Group Blue Line Transfer, Inc.
Location: San Francisco, CA

RFS2 Engineering Review Report for Lanchester Landfill, SEPTA Electric Trolleys

Client: Blue Source, LLC
Location: Philadelphia, PA