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Former Fort Ord Army Base in California Recognized with EPA Superfund Site Reuse Award

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the former Fort Ord Army Base with a “National Federal Facility Excellence in Site Reuse” award. These awards recognize innovative thinking and cooperation among federal agencies, states, tribes, local partners and developers that has led to noteworthy restoration and reuse of federal facility Superfund sites. The base, which […]

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Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study at Former Parks Air Force Base Formerly Used Defense Site, Alameda County, California

Burleson is completing an RI/FS to support the Defense Environmental Restoration Program (DERP) at two areas of interest at the Former Parks AFB Formerly Used Defense Site (FUDS) in Dublin, California. Historical records and maps from 1945 indicate that these areas were the sites of a burn pit and a sanitary landfill; however, there are […]

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Wise Woman/Business Woman of the Year – Nadia Burleson, PE

  The Sacramento Valley National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) recognized Nadia Burleson as the Business Woman of the Year at their 20th Annual Outstanding Women Leaders Awards Banquet. This award is for the woman who exemplifies all aspects of success as a woman business owner. Nadia was thrilled to receive this award, as […]

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Corona and Twin Peaks Mine Drainage Treatment, Napa Valley, California

Burleson is providing innovative solutions to treat mine drainage in Napa County for Tuleyome, Inc., a California nonprofit dedicated to protecting the wild and agricultural heritage of the Northern Inner Coast Range. Tuleyome is sponsoring a Good Samaritan mine and water quality cleanup project at the Corona and Twin Peaks Mines in Napa County. The […]

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Burleson Awarded $9.9 M Habitat Restoration and Biomonitoring Contract at Former Fort Ord

The USACE awarded Burleson a 5-year $9.9 M Single Award Task Order Contract (SATOC) in 2018 to restore and monitor maritime chaparral habitat at former Fort Ord. We are honored to be entrusted as stewards of the environment on lands designated as a national monument. This new contract provides continuity for work we have successfully […]

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USACE Awards Burleson $4 Million Contract for EPA Region 9 Abandoned Mine Sites Investigation

Burleson was awarded a $4M Single Award Task Order Contract (SATOC) in 2017 to support Remedial Investigations, Feasibility Studies, and Removal/Remedial Actions at EPA Mine Sites. Burleson has assisted USACE and EPA Region 9 with expert support through the analysis and presentation of detailed technical data to assess the ongoing multi-responsible party response to environmental […]

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Burleson Awarded IDIQ Contract for National Park Service, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, San Francisco, California

The Golden Gate National Recreation Area, managed by the National Park Service, protects 80,000 acres of pristine ecologically and historically significant landscapes surrounding the San Francisco Bay Area. Much of the park is land formally used by the United States Army, which includes historical sites such as Fort Barry and Fort Mason, and several artillery […]

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Client Satisfaction

"Burleson Consulting was excellent to work with and very professional. They assembled a top-notch team of experts to study and propose solutions to the water supply challenges at Sutter National Wildlife Refuge. The communication was excellent throughout the project. This included project staff, contracting personnel, and interested stakeholders. As a result, the project was completed on time and on budget. I would not hesitate to use or recommend Burleson Consulting in the future."Kevin Clancy, Project Manager – United States Bureau of Reclamation

"Burleson provided exceptional services under this contract. Because of their successful work, they were awarded a $7M follow-on IDIQ contract in 2014, that also encompasses biological monitoring at former Fort Ord. They have consistently improved their plant material collection and propagation techniques and pass the savings onto the federal government. Burleson is a valuable team member on Fort Ord and I feel that they are true stewards of the environment." William K. Collins, BRAC Environmental Coordinator, US Army Corps of Engineers

"Burleson has been able to work with several government agencies (to include tribal groups and natural resource trustees) and several responsible parties to assist in progressing this site to a stage where technical and agency concerns can be identified and resolved. Strengths – overall and in depth understanding of mine site and CERCLA dynamics. Deficiencies – none. I would not hesitate to use Burleson." Daniel McMindes, USACE Liaison to EPA, US Army Corps of Engineers

"Burleson helped to manage the Sacramento Area Voltage Support Environmental Impact Statement. They came through and were always available during an ‘energy crisis’ in California. I will continue to work with them."Loreen McMahon, Project Manager - California Public Utilities Commission

"We appreciated Burleson’s great work, re: completing the draft EIR on the scheduled date (it was a tremendous task, but they completed it). All of them put a lot of work into it (it was a true team effort). They should all be proud of this accomplishment given the changes and obstacles encountered along the way, and I cannot thank them enough."Glenn M. Shuder, AIA, CFM, Chief Architect - Project Director, SMUD

"We chose Burleson Consulting because of their experience with the specific project matter in technical and regulatory issues and for their record of excellent communication skills in complex, multiparty projects. They were responsive to the matter and were sensitive to all relationships between the parties involved."Kevin Mayer, PE, Project Manager - USEPA