A Terracon asbestos inspector enters the containment area of a recent asbestos removal.

     TEMPE, ARIZ.  (January 16, 2018) – The local office of consulting engineering firm Terracon has been awarded a long-term contract and the renewal of an existing contract with the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ).

Brent M. Borchers

Terracon was awarded a 5-year, statewide on-call contract for environmental services at public and private underground storage tank (UST) facilities throughout Arizona. Services include site and risk assessments; UST closure/removals and system upgrades; site characterizations; and the design, construction, installation, and operation of remediation systems.

“We are excited to expand our relationship with ADEQ,” said Brent M. Borchers, P.E., Regional Manager for Terracon. “The contracts will aid our growth in Arizona. We are helping a wide variety of state and local agencies, in addition to many private owners.”

Terracon also was awarded a renewal of its existing ADEQ asbestos and lead consultant contract, which it has maintained for more than 6 years. Services include asbestos and lead paint surveys; project design abatement specifications; and oversight, air monitoring, and air clearance testing during abatement.

Terracon is an employee-owned consulting engineering firm with more than 4,000 employees providing environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services from more than 140 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracon currently ranks 30th on the Engineering News-Record list of Top 500 Design Firms and is ranked No. 1 in Asbestos and Lead Abatement Design.