Groundwater Investigation And Characterization

By recognizing that groundwater is just one element of a complex system of interrelated problems at project sites, Skelly and Loy has built on our strength of successfully performing groundwater investigations to assist clients with all aspects of waste site investigations and groundwater resource studies.

Skelly and Loy specializes in working with our clients to solve their groundwater quality and quantity problems. We offer a full range of groundwater assessment and remedial engineering services and provide turnkey capabilities for conducting projects ranging from initial site characterization through cleanup and post-remediation operation and maintenance. Our goal is to provide our clients with cost-effective remedial solutions that are responsive to regulatory requirements and adequately address public concerns.

We offer an interdisciplinary approach in conducting groundwater studies for addressing the following complex issues.

  • Negotiating Realistic Clean-Up Goals and Compliance Monitoring Criteria with Regulatory Agencies
  • Implementing/Managing Field Investigations for Site Assessment and Aquifer Characterization
  • Well Siting, Installation, Construction, Development, Sampling/Monitoring, and Geochemical Analysis
  • Groundwater Development, Resource Management, and Wellhead Protection
  • Assessment of Problems Related to Saltwater Intrusion and Pumping Impacts
  • Mining Hydrogeology Related to Dewatering and Subsidence Issues
  • Computer Modeling of Groundwater Systems for Conducting Risk-Based Assessments
  • Data Management Services and Geographic Information System Applications
  • Evaluation of the Feasibility and Costs of Various Remedial Solutions
  • Development, Implementation, and Construction of Selected Remedial Alternatives for Final Site Closure
  • Expert Witness Testimony and Litigation Support

    Let our staff of Professional Geologists and Hydrogeologists show you how our expertise can benefit your next project.


    Brownfields Remediation
    Clean Fill Determinations
    Environmental Compliance Audits
    Environmental Equipment Rentals
    Facility Decontamination And Decommissioning
    Fate And Transport Analyses
    Groundwater Investigation And Characterization
    Human And Ecological Risk Assessments
    Karst Geology Assessments
    Landfill Support Services
    Pennsylvania Act 2
    Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments
    Rapid Response Oversight Services
    Remediation Services
    Site Investigation/Act 2 Closure
    Solid Waste Management Services
    Vapor Intrusion Assessment Services
    Waste Minimization Planning
  • Contact

      Tel: 717.232.0593
      Address: 449 Eisenhower Boulevard, Suite 300
      Harrisburg, PA 17111


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