SERVICES

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  • Feasibility Studies and Land Planning

  • Residential, Commercial and Industrial Site Design

  • Subdivision Design and Permitting

  • Affordable Housing Development Site Design (MGL Ch. 40B)

  • Condominium Site Design and Permtting

  • Energy System Design and Permitting (Solar Farms and Wind Turbines)

  • Soil Evaluations & Percolation Testing

  • Title V Sewage Disposal System Designs

  • Water and Sewer Utility Layout

  • Stormwater Design and Management

  • Low Impact Development Design

  • Erosion and Sedimentation Control Plans

  • Engineering Reports

  • Construction Observation and Certifications

  • As-Built Plans

  • Expert Witness Testimony

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Boundary Surveys

  • Topographic Surveys

  • Land Court Surveys

  • Utility and Existing Conditions Surveys

  • Subdivision Plans

  • Condominium Plans

  • ALTA Plans

  • Existing Conditions Plans

  • FEMA Flood Elevation Certifications and Letter of Map Amendments (LOMA)

  • Property Line Staking

  • Construction Staking

  • As-built Surveys and Plans

  • Expert Witness Testimony

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Wetland resource area assessments and field delineation

  • Wetland restoration and mitigation plans

  • Conservation Commission filings for approval of wetland boundaries, Notices of Intent, and Requests for Determination of  Applicability

  • Erosion and Sedimentation Control Plans

  • Massachusetts Endangered Species Act (NHESP) Filings

  • DEP 401 Water Quality Certification Permits

  • Army Corps filings (404 permits)

  • Dock Design and Chapter 91 Applications

  • National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System(NPDES) Filings and Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP)

  • FEMA Flood Elevation Certificates and Letter of Map Amendments (LOMA)

  • Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) Environmental Notification Forms (ENF) and Environmental Impact Reports (EIR)

  • Cranberry Grower bog-related permitting (WPA Exemptions, Farm Plans, Gravel Removal Permits) 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MassDEP Certified Field Testing:

  • Title 5 Soil Evaluation

  • Percolation Tests 

  • Groundwater Determination

  • Double Ring Infiltration rates

  • Soil Compaction Testing

  • Pavement Compaction Testing

 

Laboratory Testing:

  • Sieve Tests including in lieu of Perc Tests

  • Hydrometer Tests

  • Grain Size Analysis

  • Proctor Tests      

 

Landscape Services include:

  • Residential, Commercial and Institutional Landscape Design

  • Streetscape Design

  • Wetland Replication and Mitigation Planting Plans

  • Rain garden and Bio-retention areas Designs

  • Sustainable and Low Impact Development

  • Planting Design Using Native and Non-invasive Species

  • Hardscape and Lighting design

  • Master Planning

  • Construction Administration and Oversight

  • Cost Analysis and Budget Estimating

  • Color Presentation Plans for Permit Approval

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Waterfront Design Services

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Waterfront/Marine/Coastal services include:

  • Preliminary site inspection and assessment, topographic and near shore bathometric surveys adjusted to appropriate tidal datum for the area.

  • Feasibility studies and potential repair or replacement assessment.

  • Regulatory review to determine permit requirements, which may include filing with MEPA, USACE, DEP Chapter 91, DEP WQC, DEP Wetlands, MESA and other federal, state and local agencies.

  • Preparation of preliminary design or improvement concepts to assess feasibility of project and quantify potential permitting and construction costs.

  • Preparation of permit application packages, including permit specific plan sets, for submission to various regulatory agencies, including MEPA, USACE, DEP Chapter 91, DEP WQC, WEP Wetlands and others.  Provide representation for project during public review periods and at public hearings, as required.

  • Preparation of construction plans and specifications, construction cost estimates, and providing recommendations for contractors to provide proposals for construction.

  • Construction period services, including construction observation, construction layout, field verification of installed components and technical support.

  • Project close out services, including as-built survey, as-built plan preparation and permit close-out support.

 

For more information on our Waterfront Services please click here.