Environmental Protection Agency

Ram Leather Care Site

Mecklenburg, North Carolina

PKS was contracted by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Region IV, to provide operations and maintenance services at the Ram Leather Care Site Groundwater Treatment Facility in Mecklenburg, NC, for a period of five years. PKS has performed the following work:

  • Prepared a Site-Specific Health and Safety Plan (HASP) and Operations and Maintenance Plan (O&M) addressing the contaminants of concern
  • Conducted system O&M activities on a monthly basis to prevent equipment from failure or decline with the goal of maximizing efficiency and reliability
  • Performed monitoring at selected points in the treatment train (5 sample locations) to ensure proper contaminant removal efficiencies for six months, then conduct bi-annual system performance monitoring