Environmental Engineering and Consulting
SWS Environmental services, much like EE&C firms, is a company that maintains substantial depth and breadth of services. Whether its site investigations, feasibility studies, impact analysis, compliance, design-build support, remediation, restoration or reuse of contaminated property, our portfolio of services directly supports and integrates with E&C firms across the country whose mission is to provide comprehensive environmental management services to meet their clients’ needs.
Routine performance and delivery of hazardous and non-hazardous waste management, contaminated site remediation, and emergency spill response services are core services in support of E&C projects. At SWS, our experience, capabilities and industry-focused approach can make us an integral part of any E&C project – on land, in the air, or in the water.
SWS possesses extensive capabilities and experience in the remediation of sites with soil or groundwater contamination, as well as cleanup, handling and disposal of hazardous waste. The key advantage we offer over other environmental remediation companies is our ability to provide an integrated approach to environmental management and the ability to handle all project phases from investigation, through design, to final cleanup. The result is enhanced control and the ability to streamline costs by employing one provider to manage and execute all phases of a project.
We can provide the full range of methods and technologies that support activities necessary for remediation services. Our integrated remedial action approach combines OSHA-trained field technicians and waste management objectives into turnkey services to execute projects safely and efficiently. SWS utilizes proven equipment to meet timetables and budgets for environmental remediation projects. With a strong environmental construction background, SWS is experienced in successfully meeting complex challenges during the remediation phase of projects or as an extension of traditional engineering and consulting services that provide design-build solutions. SWS has the equipment and trained personnel to self-perform:
- Decommissioning/Decontamination/Dismantlement/Demolition (D4)
- Environmental Containment Systems
- Environmental Restoration
- Pit, Pond and Lagoon Closure
- Dredging/Sediment Remediation
- Soil Stabilization, Solidification and Mixing
- Landfill Cell Cap & Construction
- Manufactured Gas Plant (MGP) Remediation
- Brownfields Remediation
- Insitu/Exsitu Bioremediation
- Coal Combustion Byproduct (Fly Ash) Management
- Remedial Construction
Everyday Field Services
In representing their clients, we understand that E&C firms have a wide variety of needs with different scenarios, conditions, logistics, locations and other factors. SWS Environmental Services’ across-the-board mentality helps encompass all segments of environmental services needs. Routinely performed activities for E&C firms include:
- Contaminated Soil Excavation
- Petroleum and Chemical Spill Response & Cleanup
- Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Waste Transportation & Disposal
- Vacuum Truck Services, Water Extraction and Soft Dig
- Roll-off Trucks and Boxes
- Confined Space Entry (CSE) Tank Cleaning and Standby Rescue
- UST / AST Tank Removals
Emergency Oil, Fuel and Chemical ResponseOur Emergency Response teams are well trained, experienced, and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. At a minimum, response personnel possess training in OSHA 40-Hour HAZWOPER, First Aid/CPR, and Confined Space Entry. Additionally, all responders are required to pass a DOT physical as well as a HazMat physical which includes 1910.120 and 1910.134. Personnel and resources include response trucks, emergency response trailers (ERTs), heavy equipment, pumps, vacuum trucks, skimmers, HAZWOPER trained response teams, and a host of other equipment. From small oil spills to major releases and from minor chemical accidents to severe IDLH conditions, our responders are experts in what they do. A staff of environmental health and safety professionals, sound financial strength, working capital, and strategic network alliances fortify our position as one of the nation’s leaders in emergency response on land and in the water.
Health and Safety Compliance
SWS Environmental Services is dedicated to providing a safe and healthful working environment for all of its employees. We achieve this mission by promoting our culture and values where employee health and safety are paramount in each and every endeavor. We actively promote and maintain these beliefs in everything we do including the implementation of our Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) Management systems. By implementing these systems effectively, our services demonstrate improved productivity and financial benefits over our competition. By consistently focusing efforts toward management and leadership mentoring, employee participation, planning, evaluation and corrective actions, and continual management review, our business objectives are obtained.