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EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc. Honored with Business Achievement Award for its Stormwater Program Management Practice
Hunt  Valley, Maryland  (8 March 2013)    —EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc. (EA), a leading provider of interdisciplinary environmental services, announced today that it has won a Business Achievement Award from the Environmental Business Journal® (EBJ), for the growth of its Stormwater Program Management for Transportation Modals practice. EBJ recognized the company for implementing a variety of initiatives that are enhancing the way stormwater is managed by state transportation agencies. This is the sixth consecutive year that EA has been honored by EBJ for outstanding business achievement.
Working on behalf of a variety of state transportation agencies, EA has been instrumental in revising existing stormwater management programs to effectively utilize limited client resources, reduce costs, and enhance pollutant reduction efforts. EA provides complete National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit compliance services and technical assistance, including developing strategies for managing Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) baseline pollutant loading and reductions achieved through Best Management Practices (BMPs), and ranking them according to performance and life-cycle costs. On the national level, EA prepared the 2012 National Synthesis on Pollutant Load Reductions Strategies for Highway TMDLs and BMPs for Environmental Compliance and Stewardship at Highway Transportation Maintenance Facilities document for the Transportation Research Board. The award also recognizes EA for achieving national prominence in this area during the past 3 years.
“Applying a wealth of knowledge and experience, EA’s scientists and engineers play an integral role supporting our state transportation modal clients with the development and implementation of highly effective stormwater compliance and management strategies,” stated Ian MacFarlane, EA’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “Once again, we are thrilled that the efforts of our professional staff have been recognized by EBJ with a business achievement award.”
About EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc.
EA provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of government and industrial clients. Headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland, EA employs more than 400 professionals through a network of 21 offices across the continental United States, as well as Alaska, Hawaii, and Guam. In business for more than 39 years, EA has earned an outstanding reputation for technical expertise, responsive service, and judicious use of client resources. For more information about EA, visit www.eaest.com.
About Environmental Business International, Inc.
Founded in 1988, EBI (San Diego, California) is a research, publishing, and consulting company that specializes in defining emerging markets and generating strategic market intelligence for companies, investors, and policymakers. EBI publishes Environmental Business Journal® (EBJ), the leading provider of strategic information for the environmental industry, and Climate Change Business Journal® (CCBJ), which covers nine segments of the climate change industry. EBI also performs contract research for the government and private sectors and hosts the Environmental Industry Summit, an annual 3-day event for executives in the environmental industry. For more information on EBI, the Environmental Industry Summit, and the EBJ and CCBJ Business Achievement Awards, visit www.ebionline.org.