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Arsenic and Chromium Investigation

Arsenic and Chromium Investigation, A Nova Case Study Nova Investigates Arsenic and Chromium at North Carolina Lumber Yard Nova Consulting Group, Inc. (Nova), was contracted in August 2018 by a developer in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, to perform a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment at a working lumber yard slated for residential redevelopment. The lumber yard is in the Catawba River Basin’s critical watershed, which provides drinking water for the city of Charlotte, among other municipalities. In 2004, the EPA suggested that two groups ... Read more

Construction Services Group Case Study: Arrivé Tower

Construction Services Group Case Study: Arrivé Tower Nova Consulting’s Veteran Construction Services Group Streamlines Management Of 41-Story, $225 Million Skyscraper Project Summary: Nova’s Construction Services Group performed an upfront Construction Document Review before assuming responsibility of both construction loan monitoring and servicer reporting. This dual role has provided the clients a more holistic view of hard and soft costs associated with the construction of Arrivé Tower in Seattle. Highlights: Nova has drawn on its deep experience to provide a comprehensive view of project expenses by reporting ... Read more

Case Study – A Solution for Site Closure

Case Study: A Solution for Site Closure A regional bank client had foreclosed on a property impacted by petroleum contamination to the soil and groundwater. Working with another consultant, a cleanup had been underway for several years when the client received a shut-down notice from the local air regulatory agency saying that permit conditions had been violated. The client wanted Nova to review existing information and either take over the cleanup, come up with a better solution to get site closure, or ... Read more