Tehama Projects

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Perfluorinated Chemicals (PFC) Data Tracking/Technical Support

Client:  USACE, Omaha District
Location: Lackland Air Force Base, Texas
Capacity: $4.6M, 5 years

Tehama employees are assisting the Air Force Civil Engineer Center (AFCEC) with the centrally managed U.S. Air Force Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS)/Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) (i.e. PFC) and Emerging Contaminant (EC) Management Program. Tehama’s specialists are providing high-level program technical support and rapid response at PFOS/PFOA release sites, and supporting compliance with Department of Defense (DoD) and Air Force directives. Among the team’s tasks:

  • Developed Environmental Management System (EMS)-like knowledge base containing comprehensive program information (surveys, audits, incidents, performance indicators, policy, management and reference documents, and operational status)
  • Responded within 24 hours to support several of the most high-visibility releases that impacted public drinking water supplies
  • Supporting the execution of eight Preliminary Assessments and 94 Site Inspections of U.S. Air Force (USAF) facilities that have PFOS/PFOA release areas
  • Providing advanced geological analysis (Environmental Sequencing Stratigraphy) to identify critical factors controlling contaminant subsurface transport at the most complex PFOS/PFOA release sites
  • Providing high-level support for engaging the regulatory community during the USAF's development of responses to the PFOS/PFOA health advisories and new standards for other aqueous film-forming foams (AFFF) constituents

This project is part of Tehama's $9.9M, 5-year USACE-Omaha District Single Award Task Order Contract (SATOC).


Civil Engineering Services and Engineering Management

Client: U.S. Air Force Sustainment Center
Location: Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma
Capacity:  $51M, 5 years

Tehama employees are providing civil engineering services and managing all engineering activities on Tinker Air Force Base to ensure compliance with applicable laws, directives and regulatory requirements. Among the services are:

  • Architectural and engineering consulting, investigations, evaluations
  • Drafting, surveying, mapping and engineering technical services
  • Project management
  • Construction management
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Environmental Compliance Technical Support

Client:  USACE, Omaha District
Location: Fort Carson, Colorado
Capacity:  $8.1M

Tehama employees are providing continuous routine and non-routine environmental compliance support services and environmental training to ensure environmental quality mission requirements are met at Fort Carson. Among the services are:

  • Natural resources management
  • NEPA technical assistance services
  • Internal environmental compliance and Compliance Self-Assessments (CSAs)
  • Biological management technical services
  • Stormwater management technical services
  • Wastewater program technical assistance services