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    Successful Environmental Due Diligence Assistance to meet Client’s Environmental Condition Waiver Deadline

Successful Environmental Due Diligence Assistance to meet Client’s Environmental Condition Waiver Deadline

Recently, XCG successfully assisted a purchaser make an informed business decision about moving forward with a purchase/sale agreement. The environmental work included a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) and follow-up Phase II ESA to assist in understanding the environmental site conditions and risks.
By |February 7th, 2017|All Projects, Hazardous Materials Management, Land services, Legal, Insurance, Real Estate and Financial, Projects, Sectors, Site Assessment|Comments Off on Successful Environmental Due Diligence Assistance to meet Client’s Environmental Condition Waiver Deadline|

Halifax Water Integrated Resource Plan

XCG was retained by Halifax Water to lead the preparation of the first municipal utility Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) in Nova Scotia. Halifax Water is a publicly owned utility charged with providing water, wastewater and stormwater services to the residents of Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM). Halifax Water embarked on the preparation of an IRP in order to define its overall capital program and other resource needs for the next thirty years (2013 - 2043). The IRP responds to the combined requirements of regional growth, current and future regulatory compliance and asset renewal.
By |January 9th, 2017|All Projects, Government and Public Service, Municipal Infrastructure, Sectors, Water services|Comments Off on Halifax Water Integrated Resource Plan|

Final Closure of the Pender Harbour Landfill

Based on an order from the British Columbia Ministry of Environment, the Sunshine Coast Regional District (SCRD) was required to close the Pender Harbour Landfill by the end of 2015. XCG was retained by the SCRD to assist with the final closure and the transition of the site to a transfer station facility.
By |August 22nd, 2016|All Projects, Government and Public Service, Land services, Projects, Sectors, Solid Waste Services|Comments Off on Final Closure of the Pender Harbour Landfill|
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    Development & Evaluation of Design Options – Hespeler Wastewater Treatment Plant

Development & Evaluation of Design Options – Hespeler Wastewater Treatment Plant

The Hespeler WWTP is an extended aeration facility with a rated average day flow capacity of 9,320 m3/d and a peak flow capacity of 19,850 m3/d. The Hespeler WWTP has experienced operational problems in the past several years that prompted the Region to undertake a thorough plant review. This review identified some operational and capacity issues and recommended short and longer term upgrades to the works.
By |August 18th, 2016|All Projects, Government and Public Service, Sectors, Wastewater Treatment, Water services|Comments Off on Development & Evaluation of Design Options – Hespeler Wastewater Treatment Plant|
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    Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments for Zone 4 Reservoir Site – Halton Region

Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments for Zone 4 Reservoir Site – Halton Region

XCG was sub-contracted by Associated Engineering to conduct a Phase One Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) and Phase Two ESA as part of the Zone 4 Reservoir Design and Construction project for Halton Region.
By |July 25th, 2016|All Projects, Industrial, Land services, Projects, Sectors, Site Assessment|Comments Off on Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments for Zone 4 Reservoir Site – Halton Region|

Phase I ESAs & Building Condition Assessments

Every year XCG is contracted by both new and existing clients to conduct dozens of Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs) and/or Property/Building Condition Assessments (BCAs) in the Greater Toronto and Golden Horseshoe area.
By |July 11th, 2016|All Projects, Industrial, Land services, Projects, Sectors, Site Assessment|Comments Off on Phase I ESAs & Building Condition Assessments|
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    Site Assessment and Remediation for Redevelopment of a Commercial Property

Site Assessment and Remediation for Redevelopment of a Commercial Property

After over five years of trying to obtain Site Plan Approval, XCG was retained and was instrumental in clearing all of the environmental conditions imposed by the Municipality and our client was able to proceed with the redevelopment of their property with a new anchor tenant store.
By |July 11th, 2016|All Projects, Industrial, Land services, Projects, Remediation and Risk Assessment Projects, Sectors, Site Assessment|Comments Off on Site Assessment and Remediation for Redevelopment of a Commercial Property|

Phase I ESA & Refinance of a Contaminated Property

XCG was retained in 2015 to conduct a Phase I ESA for refinancing purposes of an industrial property that XCG had previously conducted a Phase I ESA and Phase II ESA in late 2009.
By |July 11th, 2016|All Projects, Industrial, Land services, Projects, Sectors, Site Assessment|Comments Off on Phase I ESA & Refinance of a Contaminated Property|
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    Phase I & Supplemental Phase II Environmental Site Assessment

Phase I & Supplemental Phase II Environmental Site Assessment

XCG was contracted to complete a Phase I ESA for a downtown Edmonton office tower that shares a three storey underground parking garage with the adjacent property.
By |June 8th, 2016|All Projects, Hazardous Materials Management, Land services, Legal, Insurance, Real Estate and Financial, Projects, Sectors, Site Assessment|Comments Off on Phase I & Supplemental Phase II Environmental Site Assessment|

Phase I ESA, Environmental Review and Phase II Delineation

In early 2016, the owner of the site retained XCG to complete a peer review of the 2015 Phase II ESA, and to determine the best course of action.
By |June 8th, 2016|All Projects, Industrial, Land services, Projects, Site Assessment|Comments Off on Phase I ESA, Environmental Review and Phase II Delineation|