SCS Engineers’ far-ranging capabilities translate directly into value for our clients, with higher levels of environmental performance while achieving their budget and business goals.
Our field-seasoned engineers and environmental scientists design, build and maintain sustainable solutions, reduce risk, and help our clients foresee and adapt to environmental, social and regulatory changes. Our innovative solutions are a direct result of our hands-on experience and dedication to solid waste management and other industries responsible for safeguarding the environment.
Biogas, Anaerobic Digestion, CNG, Energy Systems
Biogas, Anaerobic Digestion, CNG, Energy Systems National Expert: Steve Hamilton SCS Engineers has one of the longest and most successful landfill gas to energy (LFGE) practices in the United States. Our clients attribute our quality to our advanced specialization in waste-gas utilization, combined with our expertise in solid ...
Brownfields and Voluntary Remediation
Brownfields and Voluntary Remediation National Experts: Mike McLaughlin and Dan Johnson Brownfield and voluntary remediation projects protect human health and the environment while restoring beneficial use to properties. SCS Engineers is a pioneer in supporting the public-private partnerships for these types of redevelopment. In fact, SCS helped redevelop ...
Clean Air Act Services
Clean Air Act Services National Experts: Pat Sullivan and Tom Rappolt The Clean Air Act (CAA or Act) touches virtually every aspect of economic activity in the United States. It requires the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS) for certain pollutants ...
Coal Combustion Residuals
Coal Combustion Residuals National Expert: Eric Nelson Coal-burning electric utilities produce large volumes of residual materials that must be managed properly. The challenge is compounded by changing regulatory policy. New requirements for air pollution control, water pollution control, and management of residuals on land are being implemented over ...
Environmental Due Diligence and All Appropriate Inquiries
Environmental Due Diligence and All Appropriate Inquiries National Expert: John Tabella Today’s commercial real estate transactions must take environmental issues into consideration. Complex laws can impose significant environmental liabilities on purchasers, sellers, and lenders, whether or not they caused the problem, and whether or not they still own ...
Facility Energy Management
Facility Energy Management National Expert: Sam Cooke SCS Engineers helps clients address the challenges of integrating renewable energy solutions with conventional energy facilities. SCS’s long-established expertise in environmental compliance and renewable energy services means we have the skills and experience to develop strategies combining our clients’ organizational and ...
Federal Government Services
Federal Government Services National Experts: Tom Conrad and Tom Nichols Since 1970, SCS Engineers has been solving environmental challenges for Federal agencies. Our work for GSA, EPA, DOE, USACE, NAVFAC, USDA, DOI, DOT, HUD, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, National Guard, and Army Reserve has included innovative program ...
Greenhouse Gas Services
Greenhouse Gas Services National Expert: Ray Huff SCS Engineers is a pioneer in our nation’s efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in order to combat global warming. We proactively pursue the development of markets in which major sources of methane (e.g., oil and gas industry, landfills, dairies, ...
Hazardous Waste and Superfund
Hazardous Waste and Superfund Projects Releases or threatened releases of hazardous substances, and the management of hazardous wastes, are subject to a complex web of EPA regulations issued under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA, also called Superfund) and Subtitle C of the Resource Conservation and ...
Health and Safety
Health and Safety National Expert: Gary Pons Attention to health and safety (H&S) is critical for all businesses and projects. At SCS Engineers, we strive always to perform our work in a professional manner with constant attention to our health and safety performance. The safety of our employees ...
International Services International Expert: Greg Vogt SCS Engineers provides environmental consulting and engineering services to global clients on a continual basis. Since the 1970s, we have completed solid waste, landfill gas, site remediation, privatization, and other environmental engineering projects in over 40 countries in Latin America, the Middle East, ...
Landfill Design-Build-OM&M National Expert: Bob Gardner Our private, municipal, and industrial landfill clients have a wide variety of engineering, permitting, construction, operation, monitoring, and maintenance service needs. SCS Engineers is proud to be one of the nation’s top environmental firms delivering practical solutions that balance today’s financial, environmental, ...
Landfill Gas and LFGE
Landfill Gas and LFGE National Expert: Steve Hamilton SCS Engineers is a national leader in planning, permitting, investigating, designing, constructing, and operating landfill gas (LFG) control and recovery systems. Our integrated services are enhanced by our experience in the fields of solid waste, landfill design-build, environmental compliance, and long-term ...
Materials Recovery Facilities and Transfer Stations
Materials Recovery Facilities and Transfer Stations National Expert: Mike Kalish Waste sorting and segregation benefits communities by removing recoverable materials from the waste stream. Solid waste transfer stations, material recovery facilities (MRFs), construction and demolition debris recycling facilities, and composting facilities are solving the problems associated with local landfill ...
Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
Oil and Gas Exploration and Production National Experts: Nathan Eady and Neil Nowak The oil and gas industry is growing steadily in the United States and Canada, and environmental and regulatory challenges are growing steadily with it. Due to public concerns about the industry’s potential effects on global ...
Organics Management, Composting
Organics Management, Composting National Expert: Greg McCarron There is high interest in organic materials management – composting – anaerobic digestion, which is being driven by emerging state regulations for diversion of organics from disposal facilities. SCS Engineers helps communities evaluate their waste streams and the applicability of established ...
Risk Management Plans and Process Safety Management
Risk Management Plans and Process Safety Management National Expert: Lee Pyle Environmental compliance issues are more complex than ever. SCS Tracer Environmental, the SCS Engineers Risk Management and Safety division, has expertise in all aspects of environmental management, safety and risk analysis, and compliance. SCS Tracer’s Risk Management ...
SCSeTools™ National Expert: Jay Hatho Many companies are looking for ways to collect data from the field in order to comply with environmental regulations or for more efficient facility operations. Collecting, storing, and analyzing compliance data is expensive because it is time-consuming and sometimes dangerous to collect. SCS ...
Solid Waste Planning
Solid Waste Planning National Expert: Bob Gardner Taken together, the collection, recycling, and disposal of solid waste are among the costliest of municipal services. Waste handling is also becoming more expensive because of recycling mandates, tighter landfill standards, and unstable markets for recyclable materials. The careful planning and implementation ...
Storage Tanks and Spill Prevention
Storage Tanks, Spill Prevention, and Release Response SCS Engineers has performed several thousand tank projects covering virtually every issue faced by tank owners and operators. Storage tank owners are faced with a complex series of Federal regulations, state regulations, and industry standards addressing a myriad of issues such as ...
Stormwater Management Sustainable stormwater management involves and integrates multiple considerations during the design | build of water resource management solutions. SCS Engineers helps the private and the public sectors determine the quantitative and qualitative factors important to achieve sustainable solutions and to meet future water demand forecasts. Quantitative factors ...