August 17, 2017
August 9, 2017
Chazen provided survey, civil, structural and geotechnical engineering design and construction administration services for the Galesi Group at the Rotterdam Industrial Park. This project included constructing a new, expandable, 100,000 square foot, pre-manufactured metal building with 20 loading bays. Chazen provided recommendations for using on-site construction debris as fill material to reduce project cost and was able to optimize site and foundation work to minimize the area of disturbance associated with the construction activities.
August 7, 2017
Chazen negotiated terms for a state facility permit for an industrial facility using individually-vented work stations, paint booths, boilers, evaporators and cleaning vessels. Chazen provided monthly emission estimates and annual reporting, responded to periodic NYSDEC site visits, and updated the permit multiple times based on facility operational changes. Chazen also evaluated wastewater treatment programs and provided a wide range of safety training, waste minimization, indoor air quality assessments, and petroleum bulk storage management matters.
Chazen helped the lighting manufacturer prepare for ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) certification including conducting an EMS gap analysis and legislative review. Chazen helped resolve the status of former USTs, evaluated present petroleum volumes relative to PBS registration and SPCC filing requirements, resolved multi-sector general permit industrial stormwater obligations, and assisted with reducing air permit obligations from a State Facility permit to a simple Air Registration based on review of new Part 201 Exempt and Trivial emissions options. As … Continue reading “Zumtobel”
Chazen assisted the City of Glens Falls with the creation of a 46-acre ‘Shovel Ready’ industrial park located near I-87 in the Town of Queensbury. The City of Glens Falls in cooperation with the Town of Queensbury secured funds from the Build NOW NY program for planning, permitting, and infrastructure design. The project site is located adjacent to several Brownfield sites including a state-owned PCB disposal site/containment cell and the former municipal solid waste landfill. Chazen worked with representatives from … Continue reading “Tech Meadows Industrial Park”
July 17, 2017
Chazen performed an environmental study of a former Wire Mill which was purchased for reuse as an indoor storage space. The focus of the study was to determine whether the former use presented a risk of degraded environmental conditions to users of the facility. A passive soil gas investigation was performed to determine the extent of the chlorinated volatile organic compounds beneath the facility. The results of the soil gas investigation were used to focus subsequent soil sampling and well … Continue reading “Hudson Wire Mill Remediation”
June 27, 2017
Since 2009 Chazen has performed continuous code compliance services on behalf of the Town of Malta for the development of the GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab8 project. To date, this project has included the design and construction of a state-of-the-art semiconductor manufacturing plant which includes of 1.7M square feet of building space, a 221,000-square foot administration building, a 535,000-square foot Technology Development Center and over a dozen support structures. As full service code consultants, Chazen is responsible for code reviews of design documents, … Continue reading “GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab8”
Chazen provided structural and geotechnical engineering services, including design and construction documents as well as project management, for a $50M plant upgrade and expansion. The project includes a new pre-engineered metal building housing state-of-the-art refining processes, a containment area slab, 120-foot tall stack and tower, equipment bridges, catwalks, sampling platforms, storage tanks, a cooling tower and generator all supported by a deep foundation system and framed slab on grade. The framed slab on grade supports all plant operations including a … Continue reading “Revere Smelting & Refining Corporation”