Weston to provide construction management services for Calif. port

Weston Solutions Inc. announced the award of a $12.4 million contract for Professional Construction Management Services for the Interim/Source Removal Action at Pier A West/Area 2, Port of Long Beach (POLB), CA. WESTON's Construction Management Scope is just one part of an estimated $80 million remediation project at Pier A under the regulatory oversight of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board (LARWQCB) and California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC)...

CARLSBAD, CA, Feb. 12, 2008 -- Weston Solutions Inc. announced today the award of a $12.4 million contract for Professional Construction Management Services for the Interim/Source Removal Action at Pier A West/Area 2, Port of Long Beach (POLB), CA. WESTON's Construction Management Scope is just one part of an estimated $80 million remediation project at Pier A under the regulatory oversight of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board (LARWQCB) and California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC).

"This award is evidence of our continuing successful relationship with the Port of Long Beach," said WESTON President and Chief Executive Officer Patrick G. McCann. "We are particularly pleased that our integrated business teams have worked together to provide additional construction services to a valued client, while at the same time supporting their environmental programs."

The current Removal Action calls for excavation and disposal of approximately 250,000 cubic yards of impacted soils from 19 delineated sump areas, and replacement and site grading of approximately 650,000 cubic yards of clean fill at the site. The historical oil field waste was disposed on site prior to the POLB purchase of the property.

WESTON will be responsible for performing and overseeing all duties necessary for successful delivery of the project, including, but not limited to: construction management and construction contract administration; field inspection; surveying; geotechnical, environmental, and material testing services; and coordinating construction contractors and subcontractors.

Weston Solutions Inc. delivers integrated, sustainable solutions for environmental restoration, property redevelopment, design/build construction, green buildings and clean energy.

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