GES Attends Young Women's Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Submitted by csoria on Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:26

Princeton, NJ - GES’ Jaime Wuelfing, LSRP, Melissa Boynton, PE, and Milena Cunningham, LSRP, represented the firm at the 2018 Young Women’s Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics organized by the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory. The event took place in the Frick Chemistry Building on the campus of Princeton University in Princeton, NJ.

FAWQC’s 2018 Annual Conference

Submitted by csoria on Fri, 05/04/2018 - 14:17

The Florida Association for Water Quality Control is hosting its annual conference June 13–15, 2018 in Naples, Florida. The technical learning and networking event brings together key representatives from various industries, regulatory agencies, law firms, consulting practices, and vendors from across the state.

GES will once again exhibit at this year’s conference. Please visit the GES booth to meet our local team and learn more about GES.

Thinking Inside the Right-of-Way

Submitted by csoria on Thu, 03/22/2018 - 11:30

How Ecological Design, Construction, and Restoration of Pipelines can Accelerate Project Schedules and Improve Profitability

A Q&A with Richard Pais, CWB, Principal Environmental Scientist and trusted adviser to the energy sector.

Recently, GES’ Richard Pais was asked to serve on the Midstream Pipeline Partnership, an industry group led by The Nature Conservancy with a focus on developing pipeline construction guidance for corrido

East Syracuse Office Celebrates Earth Day

Submitted by csoria on Mon, 05/14/2018 - 09:25

After enduring an especially cold start to the spring season in Central New York, the GES team in East Syracuse got its first taste of the warmer months ahead just in time for Earth Day 2018. Employees received bare root seedlings from the Onondaga County Soil & Water Conservation District's annual tree sale for potting or planting at home. The team enjoyed a warm, sunny day outdoors, working together to pot the seedlings and having lunch as a team.

Demolition and Remediation at Active Terminal

Client Challenge

One of the largest energy infrastructure companies in North America operates a liquid petroleum-chemical distribution services terminal in the New York Harbor. GES provides consulting, engineering, and field services support to address legacy impacts and emergency response needs within diverse operational components of the facility, areas of new construction, and sensitive wetland areas. GES completed a project to enable redevelopment of a portion of the facility for a new aboveground storage tank farm.

Stormwater Treatment Wetland Design and Construction

Client Challenge

An existing borrow pond along a Bayou, and drainage ditches feeding a pond, received runoff from 21.5 acres of University property, including heavily-used parking lots, roads, and buildings. The University proposed a plan for the construction of a wetland that would reduce pollutant concentrations from stormwater runoff, provide a research area for environmental science students, enhance wildlife habitat on campus, and improve the aesthetics of the area for passive recreation.

MD/DC Utilities Fall Environmental Conference

Submitted by csoria on Fri, 05/04/2018 - 14:36

GES will attend and exhibit at the 2018 MD/DC Utilities Fall Environmental Conference hosted by the Maryland-District of Columbia Utilities Association. The conference takes place October 1–3, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Resort located in Cambridge, Maryland. The event brings together professionals and service providers from the power utility industry with a focus on environmental and regulatory issues in the Mid-Atlantic region.