November 29, 2016

Border 2020 Partners with Campo Band of Mission Indians Towards Zero Waste Program

SCS Engineers was contracted to prepare a waste characterization study to support the development of a zero waste plan. The study provides critical information for designing and developing the future programs, policies, and facilities to effectively achieve a zero waste program.

November 28, 2016

Safely Expanding An Active Landfill – Increase Volume Within the Existing Footprint

From the results of the global final slope stability and the landfill base settlement analyses, it concluded that a vertical expansion at the case study landfill will not increase the risk to human health or the environment over the existing regulatory approved conditions. A vertical expansion provides the landfill ...

November 22, 2016

I Did Not Know Half of What These Kids Know at 7 Years Old

This year, the South Tampa Chamber partnered with five South Tampa schools to sponsor The Great American Teach-In (GATI). On November 17, volunteers from SCS Engineers attended several schools County-wide to explain what their profession is and what they do on the job.  GATI gives elementary and middle school ...

November 21, 2016

SCS Engineers Vice President, Dan Johnson, Joins Goodwill Industries’ Board of Directors

Dan Johnson, Vice President of SCS Engineers, recently joined Goodwill Industries of San Diego County (GISD) board of directors. Following a tradition of giving back to the community established by his father, who lived through the depression and moved to California during the Dust Bowl, Johnson will help the ...

November 17, 2016

SCS’s Senior Superintendent John Jones Gets a Big Surprise at Florida’s Okeechobee Landfill

On Saturday, November 12, SCS Engineers Superintendent John Jones made an unexpected discovery at work. During his CQA inspection at the Okeechobee Landfill, John discovered an injured American bald eagle on the floor of a cell in the project area. With the help of friends from Arnold’s Wildlife Rehabilitation ...

November 11, 2016

400 breweries at risk of penalties in California

Breweries under SIC code 2082 (malt beverages) are required to sign up for the new California stormwater permit, under the State Water Resources Control Board. That permit went into effect a year ago. To this point, enforcement has been slow but there are indications that enforcement will increase in ...

November 9, 2016

SCS to provide wastewater planning and environmental engineering services for the City of Riverside Public Works Department

SCS Engineers was selected to provide on-call services for capital improvement projects at the Riverside Regional Water Quality Control Plant (RWQCP) and the Tequesquite Landfill for the City of Riverside Public Works Department. SCS Engineers provides wastewater planning, compliance, and engineering services for capital improvement projects at the Riverside ...