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EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC Awarded Storm Water Compliance Contract with Hawaii Department of Transportation, Highways Division, Oahu District
Hunt Valley, Maryland (24 May 2016)—EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC (EA), a leading provider of interdisciplinary environmental services, announced today that it has been awarded a contract to provide environmental, safety, and health professional services to assist the State of Hawaii Department of Transportation, Highways Division, Oahu District (HWY-O) with implementation of the Facilities and Operations Support, Environmental Protection Agency Compliance, Storm Water Management Program and Safety Program for the Island of Oahu. With a 12-month base and subject to a year-to-year extension, the contract has a maximum period of performance of 6 years and a maximum value not to exceed $4,800,000.
Under this contract, EA will support the ongoing development and implementation of HWY-O’s proactive comprehensive Storm Water Management Program. Program activities to be supported under this contract include periodic storm water sampling and compliance inspections at HWY-O facilities; the preparation and development of compliance submittals and reports, including updates to its Environmental Management System (EMS); coordination with federal, state, and local regulatory agencies; and preparation and presentation of environmental training to HWY-O employees. The purpose of all activities will be to support HWY-O in its efforts to comply with National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System requirements as well as the Hawaii Department of Health issued Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System Permit.
“EA has been providing storm water management and EMS services to HWY-O since 2006, and is proud to extend our partnership through this new contract,” said Nim Desai, Vice President and Director of EA’s Pacific Business Unit. “We take great pride in having this opportunity to continue to support HWY-O with the implementation of its long-term Storm Water Management Program, which helps to protect the streams, rivers, and ocean that are enjoyed by all Hawaiian residents.”
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 public and private sector clients. Headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland, EA employs more than 450 professionals through a network of 25 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.