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Environmental Consultant to Hulbert Lumer

INNOVEX was contracted by Hulbert Lumber in 2008 to design, construct and operate a treatment system for the remediation of petroleum …



APRIL 2015, INNOVEX Environmental Management, Inc. has been awarded a contract for water and sediment sampling for the on-site construction water collection system used for dewatering and stormwater management during the construction of the University of Washington’s Animal Research Care Facility.


New West Petroleum, Remedial Action

Flag City, California INNOVEX was retained by New West Petroleum to assist with bringing the site into compliance with a Cleanup and Abatement Order issued by the California Regional Water Quality Control Board. Due to the presence of methyl tertiary butyl ...


Sound Transit, MARCH 2015

March 2015, INNOVEX has been awarded a contract with CDM Smith to provide On-Call Environmental Services as a part of Sound Transit’s long range plan for acquiring approximately 768 property rights to develop the Sound Commuter Rail, Regional Express Bus Services and Link Light Rail.


Orphaned UST Removal Project, BP Americas Everett, WA

EVERETT, WA  INNOVEX served as the prime contractor, owner’s representative and project manager to design and implement complex removal actions involving underground storage tanks and contaminated soil of unknown origin or character. BP Americas had ...


Interim Remedial Action, BP/ARCO Federal Way, WA

In September 2013, ARCO Retail commenced work to upgrade fuel dispenser and product piping at a Federal Way property. The shutdown of the station provided an excellent opportunity to expand the work to include contaminant mass reduction in the zone beneath ...


Highway Widening Project

Gilroy, CA  INNOVEX was retained to perform storm water compliance activities for the Cal-Trans Highway 152 Road Widening Project near Gilroy, California. Project components included the preparation of a storm water pollution prevention plan (SWPPP) for a risk level 2 project encompassing approximately 13.5 acres. The SWPPP included development of a construction ...


Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Technical Evaluation of Petroleum Contaminant Sources, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard, San Francisco, California.

Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Technical Evaluation of Petroleum Contaminant Sources, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard, San Francisco, California. INNOVEX performed a technical evaluation of soil and groundwater impacts in the vicinity of a seawall installed as part of a Final Remedy for Petroleum, ...


Innovex Welcomes Michael (Mike) Warfel, LG, LHG, RG Washington Principal Hydrogeologist

January 2015, Redmond, WA  Innovex welcomes Mr. Mike Warfel as the Principal Hydrogeologist and Technical Lead for the Redmond office.  Mike brings 30 years of environmental consulting and management experience in the Pacific Northwest.   “Mike’s proven marketing, project management, and staff development capabilities will greatly enhance the growth of our ...


INNOVEX Appointed to the Hazardous Material Commission

In June 2014, INNOVEX President Ron Chinn was appointed to the Contra Costa Hazardous Materials Commission by the County Board of Supervisors.  The Contra Costa Hazardous Material Commission is responsible for developing policy recommendations for the storage, transportation, and use hazardous materials and wastes as they affect health, safety and ...