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1983 Marcus Ave
North New Hyde Park, NY, 11042
United States

516-328-1194

EPM is an environmental consulting firm, serving the NYC metropolitan area for over 25 years in hazardous material assessments, design, and abatement oversight.

Alexander Hamilton Bridge

case histories

NYSDOT - construction support services for alexander hamilton bridge

Environmental Planning & Management, Inc. (EPM), as a subconsultant to Ammann and Whitney, performed various construction inspection and oversight activities in support of the overall rehabilitation of the Alexander Hamilton Bridge: 

  •  Reviewed all contract drawings to determine areas of proposed excavation throughout project corridor.
  • Prepared Phase II Work Plan and performed Phase II investigation of areas proposed for significant excavation.
  • Reviewed laboratory analytical data for waste characterization samples collected by contractor.
  • Inspected contaminated soil excavations and load-outs on a regular basis.
  •  Reviewed contractor submittals and made recommendations for safe disposal, handling and transportation.
  • Reviewed final contaminated soil waste manifests from load-out.
  • Reviewed asbestos contractor’s Site Specific Variance request to NYS Dept. of Labor for asbestos removal.
  • Attended meetings with asbestos contractor and project engineers to delineate asbestos locations identified during design phase.
  • Monitored asbestos abatement when scheduled.
  • Investigated and sampled abandoned underground, concrete-encased orangeburg pipe for possible asbestos content.
  • Reviewed asbestos abatement submissions involving water main pipe and gas main pipe.
  • Monitored abrasive and non-abrasive lead disturbance which included integrity of containment, air sampling, and assessment of visible emissions.

Testing labs analyzed air samples collected during lead disturbance using EPA SW846 Method 1311 (TCLP-Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure), with lead analysis by EPA Method 7420.