environmental remediation

January 28, 2021

Brownfields, Remediation, Due Diligence: Former Industrial Site to Mixed Use Residential

Florida Crystals Investment Corporation, FCI Residential Eleven, LLC (FCI) purchased former warehouse properties in Tampa’s up-and-coming Channelside district. The goal – convert these former industrial properties to mixed-use residential multi-family housing and retail development. Environmental Challenges  SCS identified environmental challenges during due diligence, including a Phase I Environmental Site ...

January 5, 2021

Remediation: Landfill to Business Park and Public Area

2021 American Council of Engineering Companies of Florida, ACEC-FL Engineering Excellence Award Winner   Countyline Corporate Park Background Countyline Corporate Park is a planned 8.5 million square foot, 500-acre premier logistics center built by one of Florida’s leading industrial developers. Most of the project site was a former Construction ...

September 3, 2020

Environmental Claim: Small Commercial, General Aviation Airport, Arizona

Background This environmental insurance claim involved a spill of approximately 30 gallons of aviation gasoline (commonly referred to as AVGAS) at a small commercial and general aviation airport in Arizona. SCS’s client (the insurer) requested that we review the technical aspects of this claim, first to provide a source ...

September 3, 2020

Environmental Claim: Gas Station, Commercial and Residential Area, Texas

Background This environmental claim illustrates the critical initial evaluation of available claim-related information and data, which forms the basis of the source and timing evaluation that the insured will use in their determination of whether coverage exists for the claimed event. The subject site consists of an active gas ...

September 3, 2020

Environmental Claim: Gas Station, Commercial and Residential Area, Illinois

Background The insurer retained SCS Engineers to review litigation-related documentation and develop an expert analysis of the activities and role of the insured in a substantial gasoline release at an active gas station. The insured was one of a number of parties named in a lawsuit alleging negligence causing ...

December 5, 2019

Remediation: Testing, Permitting, Treatment, and Disposal of Impacted Soil, Manchester Financial Group

Manchester Pacific Gateway Project, San Diego California The Manchester Pacific Gateway project comprises 15.89 acres of waterfront land owned by the Navy, which the Manchester Financial Group is redeveloping into multiple high-rise buildings, including a new Navy headquarters, office, hotel, and retail, as well as park uses as well ...

September 16, 2019

Remediation: Former Golf Course Redevelopment

Background Lennar Homes, LLC contacted SCS Engineers to assess and support the remediation of a 100+ acre former golf course for residential redevelopment. Environmental Challenge Due to the historical application of legally applied herbicides and pesticides used for golf course maintenance, remnants of arsenic and organochlorine pesticides require soil ...

September 16, 2019

Remediation: Soil Development Oversite for Avalon Trails

Background 13th Floor Investments contacted SCS Engineers to asses and remediate approximately 66 acres of land located in Delray Beach Florida formerly known as Marina Lakes Golf Course, and historically operated as agricultural land. Environmental Challenge Due to the historic application of legally applied pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers used ...