Environmental Engineering

Sound engineering solutions, exceptional service, and technical expertise make EBA the preferred choice to solve environmental challenges faced by facility owners and managers, governments, quasi-governmental agencies, and the private sector. Our broad project experience encompasses residential/commercial buildings, schools and universities, marine terminal facilities, correctional institutions, water/wastewater treatment facilities, hospitals, and more.

EBA’s turnkey approach enables our environmental engineering team to address all aspects of an environmental project, from initial assessment to investigation, and through project closeout. Proven performance and dedicated personnel ensure the delivery of quality engineering solutions.

Key Services

Due diligence services

  • Asbestos, lead, and hazardous materials surveys
  • Drinking water sampling
  • Peer reviews
  • Phase I and II environmental site assessments
  • Radon testing

Industrial hygiene services

  • Abatement specifications development
  • Air monitoring services
  • Asbestos and hazardous materials surveys
  • Asbestos awareness training
  • Bidding assistance and cost estimating
  • Construction administration services
  • Lead inspections and risk assessment


Compliance services

  • Confined space support
  • Discharge monitoring and reporting
  • Groundwater monitoring
  • Permitting
  • Pollution prevention
  • Sampling and analysis of environmental media
  • Spill prevention control and countermeasures plans
  • Tank closures
  • Waste profiling/characterization


Engineering design

  • Bid assistance and cost estimating
  • Construction administration services
  • Hazardous materials abatement specifications
  • Pollution prevention
  • Remedial design and specifications
  • Soils and liquids management specifications
  • UST/AST specifications


Storage tank consulting services

  • Closure specifications development
  • Removals/closures oversight
  • Subsurface investigation
  • Interfacing with regulatory agencies on behalf of owners


Remediation/mitigation services

  • Delineation of contamination
  • Interfacing with regulatory authorities/attorneys
  • Pilot testing for remedial options
  • Post-remediation verification sampling
  • Real estate disclosures preparation
  • Remedial activities oversight/construction monitoring
  • Remedial design and specification development
Featured Project

Deconstruction of Maryland House of Correction

Jessup, Maryland

EBA provided site investigation, construction document, bid assistance, and construction administration services for deconstruction of the Maryland House of Correction in Jessup, Maryland. The 6-million-square-foot [...]

Representative Clients

City of Baltimore, MD
DC Water and Sewer Authority
East Baltimore Development, Inc.
Homewood Limited Partnership
Maryland Department of General Services
Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development
Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services
Maryland Port Administration
Maryland Stadium Authority
National Gallery of Art
University of Maryland Medical System
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission