International Paper

Chenango Riverbed Cleanup
Binghamton, New York

Scope of Service: Industrial Site Remediation

Site Remediation

As part of remediation efforts related to areas of concern identified in a Record of Decision (ROD) by the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (NYDEC), Active developed a plan to remove contaminants from a portion of the Chenango River bed. Plan eliminated need to build 1.5 miles of access road, multiple stage handling of contaminated sediments, and allowed for removal of contaminated material only. Project completion time requirements were reduced by 50%, and costs reduced by 66% over alternative methods.