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Assessment, Remediation & Redevelopment for Reuse Boston


  • The project involved demolition, assessment and remediation at 130,000-barrel (5,000,000-gallon) above-ground storage tank.
  • A release of #6 oil exceeding 200,000 gallons occurred in the 1990s.
  • OHI provided Licensed Site Professional services involving soil borings, groundwater evaluation, and remediation design and implementation.
  • After tank demolition, petroleum-impacted soil was excavated and disposed off-Site and an engineered barrier was constructed.
  • OHI prepared and implemented a Public Involvement Plan as requested by area residents.
  • OHI coordinated with USEPA for RCRA Corrective Action reqruiements resulting in achievement of “Construction Complete” designation.


  • Licensed Site Professional Services.
  • Filing a Notice of Intent with the City of Boston.
  • Site Assessment consisting of over 50 soil borings and 15 monitoring wells with soil and groundwater sampling and analysis.
  • Preparation and submittal of design plans and support calculations for the remediation design. Oversight of the demolition, disposal, and construction process.
  • Preparation of documents for submittal to the MassDEP.
  • Prepare and implement a Public Involvement Plan.
  • Resolved RCRA Corrective Action process.