Location: Coventry Glen Residential Development, Pennsylvania Summary: Brickhouse Environmental designed, permitted and supervised the construction of stormwater drainage improvements throughout a 380-unit residential development in East Coventry Township. The drainage improvements were implemented to resolve ponding water and poor drainage in common areas and rear areas of residential units.
Location: St. Davids Golf Club, Pennsylvania Summary: Brickhouse Environmental designed and permitted the construction of two adjacent irrigation ponds totaling 2.5 million gallons of capacity. The ponds are utilized for the temporary storage of pumped groundwater prior to irrigation of the St. David’s Golf Course. Based on confirmatory borings, it was necessary to line these ponds to prevent loss of water through […]
Location: West Chester, Pennsylvania Summary: Brickhouse Environmental prepared an expert report in support of a residential homeowner who experienced ongoing flooding of their property and basement due to the failure of the builder to adhere to approved development plans, building code, and professional standards. Designed, permitted and supervised a remedial stormwater drainage design to properly manage upslope stormwater runoff and […]
Location: Phoenixville, Pennsylvania Summary: Brickhouse Environmental performed expert testimony in the Chester County Court of Common Pleas and prepared an expert rebuttal report in support of a Homeowners Association regarding litigation over a farm pond wall impounding stormwater runoff. Performed periodic inspections of farm pond wall and community stormwater management structures.
Location: Philadelphia, PA Summary: PFAS compounds were detected in groundwater at a former industrial facility during a due diligence environmental investigation. A hydrogeologic evaluation was conducted to identify if the detected concentrations were a result of regional background conditions, a specific release upgradient of the site, or a release on the site. Brickhouse’s specialized operating procedures for PFAS sampling […]
Location: Summary: Brickhouse has conducted several studies to evaluate potential sources of PFAS impacts in multi-layered coastal plain aquifer systems as well as fractured rock systems. Potential source areas were identified using multiple lines of evidence, including: review of historic resources, assembly of AFFF usage timelines, forensic chemical composition and ratio evaluations, and assessment of groundwater flow […]