P3/Design Build Environmental Compliance

Addit Prop W of Bridge_DSCN3924Hicks & Company’s Environmental Compliance Program brings together decades of professional expertise and hands-on field experience to help you keep environmental risks under control during the development of major Public-Private Partnership (P3) and design-build infrastructure projects. Our program offers a full array of environmental services aimed at keeping projects on schedule and avoiding unnecessary costs for our clients and theirs.

Compliance Management

  • Wetland delineations, jurisdictional determinations
  • Clean Water Act / Army Corps of Engineers Sec 404 Permitting
  • NEPA (EAs, EISs, CEs, Reevaluations)
  • National Historic Preservation Act Sec 106 – archeological, historic property surveys
  • Endangered Species, Migratory Bird Surveys
  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (NOI / NOT and SW3P preparation and updating, TPDES inspection and reporting)
  • Geologic Assessments, Water Pollution Abatement Plans
  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments

Compliance Assurance

  • Environmental monitoring and inspection during construction
  • Record keeping and reporting
  • Environmental plan sheet (EPIC) preparation
  • Environmental compliance QA/QC of construction plans
  • Environmental training

Environmental Management Systems (EMS)

  • System planning and development
  • Staff training and orientation
  • Continuing system support and evaluation
  • EMS certification support
  • Environmental performance measurement
  • Community outreach

Environmental Compliance Training

  • Tailored training programs
  • On-site classroom training
  • Video conferencing, on-line discussion groups
  • E-collaboration techniques, self-paced CD programs
  • Multi-media, including written materials, DVDs, Power Point presentations
  • Field (“tool-box”) training

Hands-on Experience

Hicks & Company is providing comprehensive Environmental Compliance Management services for the following Design-Build/P3 projects and clients:

  • Mopac Improvement Project-CH2MHill and Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority

Hicks & Company is assisting the GEC/Independent Engineer for the following Design-Build/P3 projects and clients

  • North Tarrant Express Segments 3A and 3B-SAM CS and TxDOT Fort Worth District
  • Grand Parkway Segments F1, F2 and G-CH2MHill and TxDOT Houston District

Other recently completed Hicks & Company Design-Build projects include:

  • State Highway 161 Phase 4 Toll Road-Prairie Link Constructions and North Texas Tollway Authority
  • US 281 North/Loop 1604 Interchange-Williams Brothers Construction Company and the Alamo Regional Mobility Authority
  • Americas Interchange-Americas Gateway Builders and Camino Real Regional Mobility Authority
  • State Highway 130 Toll Road and Segments 1-4-Lone Star Infrastructure and Texas Department of Transportation
  • 183A Toll Road-Hill Country Constructors and Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority
  • North Tarrant Express-NTE Mobility Partners and Bluebonnet Constructors, LLC
  • LBJ Express-LBJ Infrastructure Group and Trinity Infrastructure, LLC

For more information on Hicks & Company’s compliance management and P3elated services, contact:

Jason Buntz: 512-844-0977
Tom Van Zandt: 512-844-6299