Bays Environmental Remediation Management (BERM)
Services
OUR MISSION
    Provide innovative, cost effective,  technologically sound and defensible environmental
    assessment, remediation and hydrogeology solutions on time and within budget.
OUR SERVICES
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SOLUTIONS DESIGNED FOR CLIENTS’ NEED
Site Assessment and Characterization Solutions:
  • Phase I Site Assessment for Industrial and Commercial properties meet and exceeds
    ASTM E1527-13 requirements
  • Phase I for rural and forest land properties meets and exceeds ASTM E2247-08
    requirements
  • Property Transaction Screening, Property Condition Assessments
  • Seismic Zoning, California Fault map review and assessments
  • Phase II and III Site Investigation, Indoor Air Quality and Sub Slab soil vapor assessments
  • Soil gas investigations
  • Accelerated assessment using direct push soil sampling,  MIP, CPT, ROST and
    hydropunch groundwater sampling
  • Drilling and well installation using mud rotary, hollow stem auger, sonic, air rotary,
    percussion hammer and bucket auger rigs
  • TRIAD Approach
  • Agency + Client + Consultant Partnership

Feasibility Evaluation and Remedial Option Solutions:
  • RI/FS and Conceptual Modeling
  • Bench Scale Studies (ISCO, EISB, surfactant, chemical fixation)
  • Pilot testing and data analysis (SVE, TPE, MPE, ISCO, EISB, aquifer pump test)
  • Proprietary VacCirc In-well stripping and recirculation method pilot testing, design and
    installation.
  • Remedial options report and remedial implementation work plan

Remediation Hydrogeology Solutions:
  • Injection/extraction modeling
  • Capture zone and de-watering evaluations
  • Well rehabilitation
  • GGroundwater and contaminant modeling
  • Water resources studies

Remediation Management and System Optimization Solutions:
  • O&M management
  • Remediation system and capture zone evaluations
  • Removal rate evaluation and optimization
  • Remedial system optimization
  • Second opinion, path-to-closure evaluations

Site Closure Solutions:
  • Request for closure letters and analysis
  • Closure criteria evaluations, and developing defensible site closure rationale
  • Cost - benefit analysis and end point determinations

Compliance Solutions:
  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP)
  • Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans
  • Seismic stability calculations for ASTs, Cooling towers and other high profile structures
  • Regulatory compliance for manufacturing, plating, oil and gas storage facilities and POTW
  • Conditional Use Permit Application, CEQA initial study and negative declaration.  

Oil and Gas E&P Solutions:
  • Compliance with new proposed/promulgated CA-DOGGER,  USEPA, CAL-EPA, SWRCB,
    APCD, AQMD and State ARB Rules
  • Waste management, minimization and spill contingency plan
  • Permitting Assistance (NPDES, WDR, ARB)
  • Groundwater Monitoring (pre, during and post fracking operations) program design and
    sampling/monitoring
  • Formation evaluations
  • Groundwater tracer studies
  • Potential groundwater impact evaluations