Broomfield, Colorado, US (PRWEB) May 23, 2014
MWH Global, the wet infrastructure sector leader and provider of strategic consulting, environmental engineering and construction services, attended the “Ninth International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds,” on May 19-22, 2014 in Monterey, California. MWH was one of the Students’ Paper Competition sponsors and its experts played an active role during several conference sessions.
On May 19, Richard Andrachek, MWH client service manager, presented on the “Attenuation of 1, 4-dioxane, NDMA, and Perchlorate in Groundwater in Fractured Sedimentary Rock.”
On May 20, MWH environmental engineer Jennifer Kolbe was the co-chair of the conference session focusing on “Real-Time Analysis to Inform Remediation Decision Making” aiming to show how access to real-time contaminant or chemical data has helped to optimize field remediation technologies.
On the same day, principal engineer Jeffrey TeGrotenhuis, presented a poster for E&I Rocky Mountain business unit leader Bill Pickens on: “In-situ Chemical Oxidation - Lessons Learned Using Real-Time Data”.
Organized and hosted every other year by Battelle, the conference brings together international remediation experts and covers innovative applications of existing and new technologies for characterization, risk assessment, treatment, and remedy optimization of chlorinated and other recalcitrant compounds in various environmental media. MWH experts are constantly among the conference participants with papers accepted for poster and platform presentations.
Click here for further information about MWH’s involvement in the conference and experts bios.
About MWH Global
MWH Global is a strategic consulting, technical engineering, environmental and construction services firm leading the wet infrastructure sector. Offering a full range of services and innovative, award-winning solutions beginning in the initial planning phases through construction and asset management, we partner with our clients in multiple industries to implement projects and programs that focus on water, energy, natural resources and infrastructure. Our nearly 8,000 employees in 35 countries spanning six continents are dedicated to fulfilling our purpose of Building a Better World, which reflects our commitment to sustainable development. MWH is a private, employee-owned firm with a rich legacy beginning in 1820. For more information, visit our website at http://www.mwhglobal.com or connect with us on Twitter and Facebook.