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Excavation and Remediation of Furnace Creek

EQM Completes Restoration of Furnace Creek

This summer, EQM completed the excavation, backfill, and restoration of Furnace Creek at the Black Butte Mine site. The Black Butte Mine (BBM) is a former mercury mine located in southern Lane County, Oregon in the Coast Fork Willamette River basin, approximately ten miles south of Cottage Grove, Oregon. The primary features of the site…
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Title V Permitting Environmental Quality Management

The Ins and Outs of Title V Permitting

What is a Title V Permit? Although we are almost 30 years beyond the beginning of the Clean Air Act’s Title V air permitting program, many new environmental professionals and facility managers may ask “What is a Title V permit?”. Simply put, a Title V permit is a federally enforceable operating permit for facilities that…
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Calahan Mine EPA Superfund Site Update

Callahan Mine Superfund Site Community Update July 2018

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Maine Department of Environmental Protection (MEDEP) continue their efforts to implement the cleanup of the Callahan Mine Superfund Site. The major accomplishment to date in 2018 has been the award of a contract for the performance of the cleanup work. The United States Army Corps of Engineers…
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Compliance Emission Measurment Stack Testing

Managing a Successful Compliance Emission Measurement Program

Emission measurement is a crucial component for any business that must remain compliant with local, state, and federal environmental regulations. While the measurement process can be straightforward and seamless, it can also be lengthy, complex, and result in lost production time. However, there are some simple ways you can make the testing process easier. Things…
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EQM Awarded $45 MM USACE New England District Contract

  On Friday May 18, 2018, The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, awarded EQM a $45 MM IDIQ Remediation Services Contract for the Callahan Mine Superfund Site in Brooksville, Maine.  Our first Task Order under this contract will be issued the week ending June 1st for over $6 MM and will be implemented…
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EQM Expands Emission Measurement Services

  EQM recently expanded its Emission Measurement Services division.  To better serve our customers, we hired six experienced emission measurement personnel and expanded our testing equipment inventory.  The increased service includes more manpower and equipment, as well as specialty equipment and expertise. EQM can now provide its customers with Fourier Transform-Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) services and…
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Tier II Reporting Changes Effective for Calendar Year 2017 Reporting

Background Section 312 of the federal Emergency Planning & Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA or R-T-K) requires annual reporting of hazardous and extremely hazardous chemical storage. The intent is to ensure that emergency planners, responders, and citizens know about hazardous chemical storage at facilities. The report is referred to as the “Tier II” or “SERC” report…
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EQM awarded USACE ERS-MMRP contract

EQM, along with JV Team Member TTL, Awarded USACE ERS-MMRP Contract

January 9th, 2018: W9128F-16-R-0028 – The Omaha District awarded to TTL-EQM, LLC, as part of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Multiple Environmental Government Acquisition (MEGA) strategy, a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) set-aside – firm-fixed price multiple award task order contract. This Environmental Remediation Services (ERS) contract will support work for the U.S.…
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EQM wins Nationwide $200.0MM Army Contract

EQM wins Nationwide $200.0MM Army Contract – Investigation, Remediation and MMRP Services

EQM was recently awarded this $200.0MM performance-based multiple award Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract in support of environmental cleanup at Army installations. This IDIQ Contract will be available to support the broad spectrum of the Army’s Environmental Cleanup Strategy. EQM will be required to provide a wide range of environmental investigations, remediation, and munitions response…
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EQM Cleans up Northern California Wildfire

EQM Tasked with Northern California Wildfire Cleanup

Although the recent Northern California wildfires are nearly contained, the region still faces a significant environmental threat. In their wake, the fires have left behind a substantial amount of debris and ash, which means the next step in helping the region recover from this disaster is cleaning up the devastation. Houses can contain all kinds…
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Environmental, Health and Safety Issues in Data Centers

Environmental, Health and Safety Issues in Data Centers

  The data center industry in the United States is growing rapidly and shows no signs of slowing down. A recent survey shows that 40 percent of data center owners will build a new data center in the next 12 to 18 months.  Typically, corporations either lease property for the data center or build on remote…
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EQM Adds New Members to Its Team!

The summer is here and we are expanding our team. EQM is proud to welcome aboard two new employees, David Arthur and Patrick Venturella! David is an experienced environmental, occupational safety, and health professional and comes to us as our new Corporate Health and Safety Manager. Throughout David’s career he has held a multitude of…
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