Environmental

Itasca specializes in site assessment, data analysis, the evaluation of impacts to water resources, the selection of remediation systems, the implementation of remedial actions that lead to the closure of sites where contaminated soil and groundwater are encountered, and seismology. Services are provided that range from the sampling of soil, sediment, and water to the construction of detailed models to be used in the assessment of the fate of chemicals in the environment. In addition, as a part of Environmental Assessments (EAs), Environmental Impact Statements (EISs), baseline investigations, and litigation, Itasca has completed many assessments of environmental impacts to the quantity and quality of water resources.

Core services include:

  • Delineation of contaminant sources and evaluation of the extent of groundwater contamination
  • Evaluation of remedial options and development of exit strategies for site closure
  • Design, cost estimation, installation, and operation of groundwater, sediment, and soil remediation systems
  • Prediction and analysis of environmental impacts on local and regional surface-water and groundwater systems
  • Development of environmental-impact remediation strategies for permitting and closure
  • Support for environmental permitting, permit renewals, and regulatory compliance
  • Closure of mine facilities
  • Design of monitoring systems
  • High level review of project work by other parties
  • Litigation support involving allocation, fate and transport analysis, and sources of contamination
Latest News
  • Itasca Celebrates 40 Years Itasca is celebrating 40 years of solving geomechanical and hydrogeological challenges through engineering and computer...
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  • Stability and Stress-Deformation Analyses of Reinforced Slope Failure at Yeager Airport This paper describes the material properties along with the inverse limit-equilibrium and permanent deformation analyses...
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  • Computers and Geotechnics: Scott Sloan Best Paper Award for 2019 Itasca is pleased to congratulate Dr. Branko Damjanac and Dr. Peter A, Cundall for their...
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Upcoming Events
8 Mar
FLAC3D 2021 Online, Live Introductory Training: COURSE IS FULL
Three days of general feature training addressing basic concepts and recommended procedures for geotechnical numerical analysis.... Read More
22 Mar
3DEC and UDEC 2021 Online, Live Introductory Training
An introduction to UDEC and 3DEC for application to geotechnical analysis.... Read More
12 Apr
PFC 2021 Online, Live Introductory Training
This four-day course provides guidance in the use of the PFC2D and PFC3D to simulate the mechanical behavior of granular and solid mate... Read More