Recent Achievements in Engineering

We’ve been busy! Here is an overview of our recent engineering projects.  Casella Environmental Park, Pine Tree Waste, Inc.,Westbrook, ME  St.Germain Collins was responsible for the design, permitting and construction oversight for construction of Casella Environmental Park including facilities for solid waste transfer and recycling. The project included a new MSW transfer building, a residential […]

MEDEP AND EPA ENFORCEMENT ACTIONS IN 2012

Knowing the type of enforcement actions initiated by the Maine Department of Environmental Protection and the US Environmental Protection Agency can help you better understand what pitfalls to avoid. As a service to St.Germain Collins’ clients and friends, we have disclosed some MEDEP and EPA enforcement activities during 2012 and the resulting penalties.  We are […]

ANTHONY ORTIZ JOINS FIRM AS ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST

Anthony Ortiz has joined St.Germain Collins as an Environmental Scientist. Anthony will utilize his civil environmental engineering degree and experience to provide support to our Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Compliance and Environmental Assessment and Remediation teams.  Anthony will assist with soil and groundwater sampling, underground storage tank removals inspections, training, EHS compliance services, and […]

NHDES AND VTDEC ENFORCEMENT ACTIONS IN 2012

Knowing the type of enforcement actions initiated by state regulatory agencies can help you better understand what pitfalls to avoid. As a service to St.Germain Collins’ clients and friends, we have compiled some New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) and Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (VTDEC) enforcement activities during 2012 and the resulting penalties.  […]

ARE YOU READY FOR OSHA’S GLOBAL HARMONIZATION SYSTEM?

The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) will advance safety and health protection for workers by providing a global standard for chemical classification. In addition to increasing safety precautions for hazardous materials workers, the new Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) also provides easier access to information on the safety data sheets, cost […]