June 29, 2018

SCS Engineers Welcomes Wendell Minshew to Our Sacramento Office

SCS Engineers continues to expand and advance its team of environmental professionals in Northern California by welcoming Wendell L. Minshew, a licensed professional engineer specializing in civil engineering. “As a highly-qualified addition to the team, Wendell will help SCS Engineers provide exceptional environmental service to our clients in Northern ...

June 26, 2018

SCS Engineers Partners with Manchester Financial Group to Support Development of Manchester Pacific Gateway

  SCS Engineers is working with Manchester Financial Group on the $1.5 billion, 3 million square foot development named Manchester Pacific Gateway. “This iconic development on San Diego’s waterfront will consist of four double-size blocks and include a 17-story, 372,000-square-foot Navy headquarters as well as office space, hotels, retail, ...

June 26, 2018

Zero Waste: How to Plan Sustainable School Waste Programs

A waste audit is then conducted to evaluate all the waste streams produced by a school/school district. Auditors walk through the school/school district to identify where waste is generated and evaluate what comprises the waste (i.e. sort the garbage). SCS Engineers likes to involve students during the waste audit ...

June 25, 2018

The Challenge with Solid Waste and Recycling Firefighting Technologies – Paying for Them

SCS Engineers believes that preventative strategies and designs are superior and in the long term are safer and less costly. For example, system costs typically include the monthly 24/7 monitoring and operation and set up for multi-year periods (e.g., ten years). At one MRF that experienced a fire, SCS ...

June 13, 2018

SCS Engineers Atlanta Moves to a New Office in Duluth, GA

SCS is always on the lookout for talented senior level professionals in the environmental consulting community. The Atlanta Environmental Services (ES) group is seeking experienced, humble, hungry, and smart senior level consultants with client relationships and business development capabilities to join our team.

June 12, 2018

Hurricane Preparedness and Recovery Reimbursements

June is the start of hurricane season and the time to check that your preparations for the safe and timely management of debris are ready. Debris removal and management are just two of the many competing priorities public agencies must manage during such events. It is important that disaster ...

June 5, 2018

Response Plan Helps Clear the Way for Economic Support and Environmental Care

According to a recent article in APNews, U.S. Oil loaded its first shipment of 100,000 barrels of ethanol in April to ship out of the Port of Milwaukee. The distributor is a subsidiary of U.S. Venture, which distributes oil, ethanol, lubricants, tires and auto parts. The company has been ...

June 4, 2018

Renewable Energy Solution for Landfills – Solar Power

Recently, Mike Marks and Eric Peterson of SCS Engineers attended a ceremony at a closed BFI site, the South Brunswick Landfill. The landfill features solar panels to create renewable energy as part of normal operations. The renewable energy resource will run side by side with the leachate collection, cap ...

June 1, 2018

Steve Liggins, CPA, MST, Joins SCS Engineers

SCS Engineers welcomes Steven J. Liggins as Vice President and Controller. Steve, a certified public accountant, joins SCS with over ten years of experience in related financial positions with service driven companies. As the accounting officer at SCS, Steve is responsible for ensuring effective and efficient recording of accounting ...