Environmental consulting firm SCS Engineers has been awarded with a contract to provide the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County, Fla., with professional engineering and consulting services for landfill, landfill gas and other solid waste facility management projects.
SCS’ main responsibilities will include landfill siting, expansions, closures, end use operations and other improvements or modifications as needed by the authority to continually improve its landfill and landfill gas services and to keep its landfills in compliance with federal and Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) regulations.
“Innovation and value happen when different disciplines and multiple insights intersect; that is where SCS shines brightest,” said Eddy Smith, SCS senior vice president, in a statement. “Our comprehensive team, led by Manny Hernandez, will continue the award-winning work at the authority’s integrated system of recycling, renewable energy and landfill facilities in collaboration with the authority and the FDEP.”
In addition, SCS will provide the technical, construction quality assurance, regulatory and financial expertise necessary to provide safe, sustainable solutions. The landfill, solid waste management and landfill gas support will vary according to task and can include civil, structural, mechanical, environmental and electrical engineering.