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Melissa Smith
EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC
225 Schilling Circle, Suite 400
Hunt Valley, Maryland 21031

EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC Awarded Two Environmental Services Contracts by Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

Hunt Valley, Maryland (19 January 2016)—EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC (EA), a leading provider of interdisciplinary environmental services, announced today that it has been awarded two contracts to provide professional environmental consulting services by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC). Under both contracts, EA will be working on behalf of DNREC to facilitate the cleanup of existing Hazardous Substance Release sites and to complete other environmental projects. The base term for these contracts is 3 years, with two 1 year options, for a total contract duration of 5 years.

Under the first contract, EA will provide environmental investigation and remediation services. EAs scope of services includes planning and implementing site investigations, conducting waste and environmental sampling, completing hydrogeologic investigations, and performing data analysis. EAs responsibilities include preparing remedial action plans; completing remedial designs, including plans and specifications; and conducting treatability studies. EA will also provide bid-phase services, construction oversight, and long-term stewardship activities, including treatment systems operations and maintenance, and post-remedy implementation monitoring and reporting.

For the second contract, EA will provide ecological consulting services. These services include ecological assessments, impact analysis, risk assessments, and restoration and revitalization; natural resource damage assessments and restoration; natural resource inventories; wetland evaluations; habitat equivalency analyses and resource equivalency analyses; expert witness support; cultural resource studies; groundwater resource restoration and management; and ecological training and mapping.

We are very pleased to continue our long-term working relationship with DNREC through these two contracts, stated Michael Battle, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. The diversity of work assignments completed under predecessor contracts required considerable expertise across a wide variety of scientific, engineering, information technology, and project management disciplines. As a firm focused exclusively on the delivery of comprehensive environmental services, DNREC is assured ready access to a deep bench of highly engaged professionals focused on successful execution of task assignments.

About EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC

EA is a 100% ESOP-owned public benefit corporation that provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of government and industrial clients. Headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland, EA employs more than 400 professionals through a network of 23 commercial offices across the continental United States, as well as Alaska, Hawaii, and Guam. In business for more than 42 years, EA has earned an outstanding reputation for technical expertise, responsive service, and judicious use of client resources. For more information about EA, visit www.eaest.com.