Federal Government

As a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) certified by the Center for Veterans Enterprise (CVE) and GSA schedule holder, First Environment has earned a reputation for solving and mediating complex environmental challenges facing federal agencies. The firm holds a unique position as one of the few SDVOSB-certified firms that can demonstrate true self-performance of large-scale, multi-disciplinary environmental consulting contracts across the country. Over the past ten years, our staff of more than 45 professionals has self-performed more than 50 contracts for federal clients, covering a broad array of environmental services and representing various contract vehicles (including blanket purchase agreements, task order contracts, and indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contracts). Our in-house technical staff is comprised of professionals with state and national professional certifications, including Professional Engineers, Professional Geologists, USACE Construction Quality Managers, Certified Hazardous Materials Managers, Certified Professional Environmental Auditors, Certified Ground Water Professionals, ISO 14001 Lead Auditors, and Licensed Site Remediation Professionals. Our project and program managers have experience executing multi-million dollar contracts for federal, state, and private agencies. Additional staff includes attorneys; water quality specialists; environmental scientists; biologists; air quality and source permitting professionals; regulatory experts; multiple licensed professional engineers, PhD-level scientists; and military experts.

  • 541620 – Environmental Consulting
  • 562910 – Environmental Remediation
  • 541330 – Engineering
  • 541690 – Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
  • 541199 – Legal Services
GSA Schedule

Contract No. GS-10F-0178R

Professional Services Schedule (PSS), Federal Supply Group: OLM
Special Item Numbers: 541620 Environmental Consulting Services, 611430 Professional & Management Development Training, 562910REM Environmental Remediation Services

Link to GSA schedule on GSA Advantage

Areas of Expertise:

  • Site investigation and remediation design
  • Compliance support and permitting
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Environmental, health, and safety management
  • Environmental management system design and implementation
  • Litigation support and expert testimony
  • Environmental engineering
  • Greenhouse gas management
  • Climate change adaptation

Our Work

Complete Site Work Plan, Investigation and Analysis for Castle Point VA Medical Center

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

Anniston Army Depot Open Burn/Open Detonation Semi-Annual Groundwater Sampling

Client: U.S. Department of Defense – Army Contracting Command (ACC) Warren
Location: Anniston, AL

Nationwide Audit of Veterans Health Administration Solid Waste Streams and Recycling Program Activities

Client: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Location: Various Locations, Nationwide

FEMA Hazard Mitigation Technical Assistance Program, Substantial Damage Estimations

Client: Dewberry
Location: Monmouth & Ocean Counties, NJ

Montrose VA Medical Center Dechlorination at Wastewater Treatment Plant

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

ACRP Synthesis – Outcomes of Green Initiatives: Large Airport Experience

Client: The National Academy of Sciences – Transportation Research Board
Location: Nationwide

USAID Building Low Emissions Alternatives to Develop Economic Resilience and Sustainability (B-LEADERS)

Client: International Resources Group
Location: Philippines

Sustainability and Environmental Management System Services

Client: U.S. General Services Administration – Region 8
Location: GSA Region (Rocky Mountain Region)

Development of Quality, Environmental, Health, and Safety Management System

Client: U.S. Department of Justice – UNICOR Federal Prison Industries, Inc.
Location: Nationwide

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

Integrated Environmental Compliance Audits

Client: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs – VISN 12
Location: VA Great Lakes Healthcare System

Integrated Environmental Compliance and ISO 14001 Management System Audits

Client: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs – VISN 18
Location: VA Southwest Health Care Network