Profile: Ecology and Environment Inc (EEI.A)
11 Dec 2017
Ecology and Environment, Inc. (EEI), incorporated on February 20, 1970, is an environmental consulting company. The Company's business segments include EEI and its subsidiaries located in the United States, Subsidiaries located in South America and Other foreign subsidiaries. The Company offers consulting services to commercial and government clients in a range of service sectors, which include Government START Contract; Government Task Order Contracts; Energy; Natural Resource Management and Restoration; Sustainability, Resiliency, and Climate Adaptation; Water Resources; Planning; Emergency Planning and Management; Hazardous and Radioactive Material Services; International; Regulatory Compliance, and Contract Backlog.
Government START Contract
The Company provides support services to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (the EPA) for response and site assessment activities. These activities relate to the release and threat of release of oil, petroleum products, hazardous substances, weapons of mass destruction or pollutants or contaminants that pose an actual or potential threat to human health or welfare, or to the environment.
Government Task Order Contracts
Services provided under the government task order contracts include various environmental assessment projects with the United States Navy, engineering and oversight of pollution remediation, and other hazardous waste remediation activities for various state entities. It also prepares environmental impact assessment documents for federal land management agencies, such as the Bureau of Land Management.
The Company provides services to all phases of energy development by conducting critical feature/fatal flaw analyses, social and health impact assessments, feasibility and siting studies, field surveys, permitting, construction inspection and compliance monitoring. The Company prepares feasibility studies, evaluates alternative routes, analyzes environmental impacts, and acquires needed certificates, approvals, and permits for electric transmission facilities across the world to bring renewable energy from its source to regional population centers, as well as to upgrade aging infrastructure. Its pipelines experience includes route selection, evaluation of alternatives, field surveys, regulatory compliance and permit support, preparation of environmental monitoring and restoration plans, and environmental inspection, including development of quality assurance specifications. The Company has experience in conducting siting, environmental analyses, and permitting for offshore energy projects across the world, including wind farms, wave energy converters, deep water ports, floating production storage and offloading facilities (FPSOs), and subsea pipeline and electrical transmission cables.
The Company prepares third-party Environmental Impact Statements (EISs) and Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs), Deepwater Port Applications, and Federal Energy Regulation Commission (FERC) Environmental Reports (ERs). It also performs siting/feasibility studies, plankton surveys, marine mammal acoustic impact modeling, dredging impact studies, coastal zone consistency evaluations, risk assessments, and marine vessel traffic studies, and develop and implement plans for stakeholder engagement/outreach. The Company has experience in providing strategic environmental consulting services to wind energy developers. It provides strategic consulting in all facets of environmental permitting and compliance, environmental evaluation, threatened and endangered species, avian and bat surveys, and land use studies. Its civil engineering support services include design of structure foundations and roadways and coordination for gathering line placement, substation, and transmission line requirements.
Natural Resource Management and Restoration
The Company designs environmental restoration projects that restore affected habitat through the integration of biological and engineering solutions. The Company assists its clients by applying restoration measures to mine reclamation, contaminated sediment remediation, land development strategies, recreational planning, watershed planning, and threatened and endangered species protection.
Sustainability, Resiliency, and Climate Adaptation
The Company develops and implements sustainable approaches for projects as varied as neighborhood-scale urban redevelopment, large-scale green city planning and design, and regional sustainability plans. It helps organizations and government agencies by assisting them to plan for, respond to, and recover from extreme disruptive events that can result in a range of cascading emergencies, with emphasis on building more resilient communities.
The Company's water resource management practice includes work in water resources engineering, water studies and planning, and environmental restoration. It offers services to various water systems, including the Florida Everglades, Louisiana Coastline, Sacramento-San Francisco Bay Delta, Great Lakes, Hudson River, Chesapeake Bay, Puget Sound, Amazon River Basin, Yangtze River Basin, and many others.
The Company's planning service includes environmental planning and assessment, and military master planning and land use compatibility studies. It develops military master planning tools by leveraging the geographic information system (GIS) and information technology.
Emergency Planning and Management
The Company provides logistical support, emergency response/management services, and planning to businesses and state, county, and municipal governments in all phases of incident management, including preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery. In providing these multifaceted services, it determines local vulnerabilities and hazards and the in-place resources/assets to address those hazards in the context of applicable state and federal laws and regulations and community desires to become more resilient.
Hazardous and Radioactive Material Services
The Company provides site investigation, engineering design, and operation and maintenance for a range of industrial and governmental clients. It collects sample materials on site and then evaluates waste management practices, potential off-site impacts and liability concerns. Its field investigation services primarily involve the development of work plans, health and safety plans, and quality assurance/quality control plans to govern and conduct field investigations to define the nature and extent of contaminants at a site. It also supervises actual cleanup or remedial construction work performed by other contractors.
The Company has completed assignments involving environmental assessment, management and financial planning, institutional strengthening and standards development, water supply and development, wastewater treatment, and solid waste project construction supervision. Its international offices also provide services for the development of renewable energy.
Ecology and Environment Inc
368 Pleasant View Dr
LANCASTER NY 14086-1316