Solid Waste Engineering

Offering the Following Solid Waste-Specific Services:

  • Facility design and permitting
  • Construction-phase design support
  • Construction quality assurance
  • Resident construction management
  • Operations support
  • Earthwork design
  • Geotechnical analyses
  • Geosynthetic design and analyses.

Representative Solid Waste Project Experience

US-EPA/MaineDEP Superfund Site Remediation, OU1 Remedial Action, Former Callahan Mine, Brooksville, ME; comprehensive geotechnical investigation and analyses of former tailings impoundment to develop baseline geotechnical conditions and support the relocation of ore pad waste to the tailings impoundment; SchonewaldEA retained by prime engineer to remedial action contractor.

Geotechnical Instrumentation & Stability Assessment, Berm Constructed Over Soft Organic Soils, Colebrook Municipal Landfill, Colebrook, NH; work plan development, test borings with slope inclinometer installation, monitoring, data reduction and interpretation; SchonewaldEA retained by Casella Waste Management.

Design and Permitting Support Services, Compacted Clay Barrier Layer Borrow Area Approvals, WM-Crossroads Landfill, Norridgewock, ME; SchonewaldEA retained by prime consultant.

Construction Quality Assurance-Quality Control Plan for Earthwork, Geosynthetics, and Temporary Erosion and Sediment Control, Leachate Management System / Pond Construction, Montmorency-Oscoda-Alpena Solid Waste Management Authority, Atlanta, MI; SchonewaldEA retained by prime consultant.

Design Services, Leachate Management System, Montmorency-Oscoda-Alpena Solid Waste Management Authority, Atlanta, MI; SchonewaldEA retained by prime consultant.

Select representative projects for which Be Schonewald was responsible prior to founding SchonewaldEA:

Design Analyses, Landfill Closures – Tuckers Dump and Macera Landfill, RI.

Geotechnical and Hydrologic Design and Regulatory Approvals, 285-acre Design-Build Section 6/7 – Fresh Kills Landfill Closure, Tully Construction for NYCDOS, Staten Island, NY

Geotechnical and Hydrologic Design and Permitting, Proposed Phase VI Expansion, Central Landfill, Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation, Johnston, RI

Geotechnical Field Services, Design and Permitting, License Amendment for Phase 11 Height Increase, WM-Crossroads Landfill, Norridgewock, ME.

Geotechnical Review on behalf of Maine DEP, Applications for Ashfill Expansions, Regional Waste Systems, S. Portland, ME.

Design, Permitting, and Construction Support/ Management/ CQA, Phases 9, 11, and 12 Expansion, Tire Processing Facility, Sitewide Stormwater Management System, WM-Crossroads Landfill, Norridgewock, ME.

Siting and Permitting Evaluations, Metal Recycling Facility Relocation, New England Metal Recycling, Inc., Portland, ME.

Regulatory Compliance and Operations Support, WM- Crossroads Landfill, Norridgewock, Maine and Waste Management of Maine, Inc. Facilities, Portland and Brewer, ME

Soil Improvement Design, Permitting, and CQA / Engineer of Record, WM-Crossroads Landfill, Norridgewock, ME

Geotechnical Instrumentation and Stability Monitoring, Deep Excavation for 1.0M cy Waste Relocation, WM-Crossroads Landfill, Norridgewock, ME.

Gas Migration Issues, Retail Redevelopment Adjacent to MSW Landfill, Mount Auburn Avenue, Auburn, ME.

Retail Development, Abandoned Demo Debris Site, Nashua, NH.

Stormwater Management Permit, Design and Local/MDEP Approvals, Scarborough Fish & Game Association, Scarborough, ME.

Investigation of Foundation Soil Failure and Evaluation of Remaining Facility Capacity on behalf of potential purchaser, Consolidated Waste Services Landfill, Norridgewock, ME.