Environmental Projects

Allen County Landfill
Location: Iola, Kan.
Client: Allen County Commission
Description: 

A heating system for a 6,000-square-foot storage and maintenance building at the Allen County, Kan., landfill, utilizing the landfill's methane gas and eight infrared heaters.

American Airlines Nationwide Program
Location: Nationwide
Client: American Airlines
Description: 

Comprehensive environmental services for American Airlines (formerly TWA) at sites nationwide, including budget forecasts and schedules, work plans, site investigations, risk assessment, risk-based cleanups, underground storage tank removals and upgrades, SPCC plans, and construction resident engineering and oversight.

Aquifer Site Investigation & Remediation
Location: Wichita, Kan.
Client: Cessna Aircraft Co.
Description: 

Site investigation and remediation of the Arkansas River Alluvium Aquifer for Cessna Aircraft in Wichita, Kan.

Blended Finite Risk Transfer Strategy
Location: Dallas
Client: Heitman Capital Management
Description: 

Three-way blended finite-agreement with two parties to facilitate sale of Dallas warehouse property with environmental liabilities.

Butler County Landfill
Location: El Dorado, Kan.
Client: Butler County, Kan.
Description: 

Site selection, engineering design, permitting, construction oversight and quality assurance provided for a 70-acre expansion supplying more than 60 additional years of capacity for the Butler County Sanitary Landfill.

CERCLA-Tulsa Fuel and Manufacturing
Location: Collinsville, Okla.
Client: Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality
Description: 

Remedial investigation and feasibility study under CERCLA and NCP at the Tulsa Fuel and Manufacturing uperfund site near Collinsville, Okla., for the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality.

CERCLA-Wheeling Disposal Superfund Site
Location: Amazonia, Mo.
Client: Wheeling Disposal Superfund Site — Wenck Associates
Description: 

CERCLA remedial investigation with baseline risk assessment, feasibility study, record of decision, remediation design and installation, and ramp down of site monitoring for the Wheeling Disposal Site Trust in Amazonia, Mo.

Corporate Environmental Responsibility Report & Greenhouse Gas Inventory
Location: Dallas
Client: AMR, parent company of American Airlines
Description: 

Preparation of a corporate environmental responsibility report in which a greenhouse gas inventory was a critical component for American Airlines.

Crude Oil Spill Emergency Response
Location: Marshall, Mich.
Client: Enbridge Energy
Description: 

Emergency response services including documentation of equipment, labor and resources deployed in the cleanup of an oil spill on the Kalamazoo River near Marshall, Mich.

Explosive Waste Incinerator Upgrade
Location: Independence, Mo.
Client: Alliant Techsystems
Description: 

Design-build engineering, environmental services and construction oversight for upgrades at Alliant Techsystems' explosive waste incinerator in Independence, Mo.

Fort Riley CERCLA Solutions
Location: Fort Riley, Kan.
Client: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers — Kansas City District
Description: 

Assistance to Fort Riley with its Enviornmental Restoration Program, including CERCLA issues related to landfills, pesticide storage and solvent use. Services include site investigations; soil, groundwater and air monitoring, sampling, and data assessment; quality oversight; and remedial system installation and operation.

Grand Forks Landfill
Location: Grand Forks, N.D.
Client: City of Grand Forks
Description: 

Design, site selection and construction services for a municipal solid waste facilities for the city of Grand Forks, N.D.

Groundwater Remediation
Location: Hutchinson, Kan.
Client: Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Description: 

Investigation, design, installation and operation of a groundwater extraction, treatment and reinjection system at an active dry cleaner site in Hutchinson for the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

Kansas Gas Service MGP Source Removal
Location: Kansas City, Kan.
Client: ONEOK Inc.
Description: 

Remove manufactured gas plant (MGP) source materials from two former gas holders in Kansas City, Kan.

KDHE State Water Plan
Location: Wellington, Kan.
Client: Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Description: 

Comprehensive investigation activities at a former manufactured gas plant site in Wellington, Kan.

Landfill Gas-Fueled CHP Facility
Location: Onalaska, Wis.
Client: Gundersen Lutheran
Description: 

Design-build, air permitting, startup and commissioning services for a landfill gas-fueled combined heat and power (CHP) facility at Gundersen Lutheran's Onalaska, Wis., campus.

Logan International Airport Modernization
Location: Boston
Client: Delta Airlines
Description: 

Demolition, remediation and design-build of fueling systems for Delta Airlines at Logan International Airport, Boston, including removal of 22 aboveground and underground storage tanks, piping, appurtenances and 15,000 tons of petroleum-impacted soil.

Municipal Solid Waste Transfer Station
Location: Wichita, Kan.
Client: Guthrie-Wilkens Trailer Co.
Description: 

Permitting, design and construction of a municipal solid waste transfer station serving the City of Wichita, Kan., for Waste Disposal LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Guthrie-Wilkens Trailer Co.

Nebraska Regional Sanitary Landfill
Location: Stanton County, Neb.
Client: Northeast Nebraska Solid Waste Coalition
Description: 

Assisted in siting, designing and starting up a new landfill for the Northeast Nebraska Solid Waste Coalition, including preparation of a landfill disposal rate study.

On-Call Environmental Services
Location: Southern California
Client: Southern California Regional Rail Authority (Metrolink)
Description: 

The Southern California Regional Rail Authority (Metrolink) hired Burns & McDonnell to provide on-call environmental services throughout its right-of-way on more than 500 miles of track.

RCRA & Professional Engineering Services
Location: Kansas City, Kan.
Client: Harcros Chemicals Inc.
Description: 

RCRA investigations and professional engineering services for a Harcros Chemicals Inc. chemical manufacturing facility in Kansas City, Kan.

Remedial Action Services
Location: Wyoming
Client: Confidential
Description: 

Source investigation, remediation design, implementation and groundwater monitoring for a former trucking facility in Wyoming owned by a confidential client.

Site Remediation
Location: Wichita, Kan.
Client: Cessna Aircraft Co.
Description: 

Subsurface and aviation manufacturing site history investigation, followed by modeling to determine the most cost-effective remediation solution.

Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant Grazing Study
Location: Eastern Kansas
Client: Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant
Description: 

Grazing study conducted for a manufacturing facility to determine whether contamination from previously active portions of the facility had impacted areas leased for agricultural use.

TXU Reliable Texas Planning Study
Location: Texas, Various
Client: TXU Power
Description: 

Professional services to study carbon capture and storage (CCS) options for eight supercritical pulverized coal reference plants proposed by TXU Power as part of its Reliable Texas Power Project.