Professional Services

The professional licensed and technical staff at Phase Engineering, Inc. are annually involved nationwide in approximately 1000 environmental site assessments and Property Condition Assessments. Our professional services include all aspects of the environmental due diligence for all types of commercial real estate clients. Phase Engineering is qualified to ensure your reports are done to the highest standards and regulations to help to protect the client’s interest. Phase Engineering, Inc. provides a full range of professional environmental services for the real estate transaction business world as shown below:

Environmental Site Assessments

  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments include site assessments prepared to:
    • EPA “All Appropriate Inquiries” (AAI) rule
    • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments as per ASTM Standard E 1527
    • Small Business Administration (SBA) SOP 50 10 5
    • Client specific requirements such as Fannie Mae, FDIC, Freddie Mac, HUD, DHCA, NEPA, USDA, FDIC, TDHCA, etc.
  • Transaction Screens per ASTM Standard E 1528
  • Wetlands Determination, Delineations, Mitigation Plans, and Permitting
  • Endangered Species Reviews
  • Record Search with Risk Assessment Reports
  • Desktop Reviews
  • Environmental Data Services
  • Prior Environmental Report Reviews (Third Party Reviews)

Phase II Environmental Site Assessments / Consulting

  • Phase II Environmental Site Assessments are specific to the nature of the project.  A typical example is an investigation of an underground storage tank site. This requires sampling of soil and groundwater.
  • Risk Reduction Consulting
  • Leaking Petroleum Storage Tank Corrective Action Project Management and Corrective Action Specialist Services
  • Voluntary Cleanup Program Consulting
  • Innocent Owner Program Consulting
  • RCRA Corrective Action Site Project Management
  • Dry Cleaning Remediation Program Consulting Services
  • Vapor Intrusion Assessments
  • Economic Analysis of Environmental Phase II Investigations & Phase III Remediation Options
  • Ground Water Monitoring
  • Prior Environmental Report Reviews

Building and Facilities Assessments

  • Property Condition Assessments per ASTM
  • Asbestos Inspections, Management & Consulting
  • Lead Based Paint and Lead in Water Inspections, Risk Assessments & Consulting
  • Mold Assessments & Consulting
  • Indoor Air Quality Assessments
  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention (SWPPP) Plans, Audits & Inspections
  • Spill Prevention, Control and Counter measure (SPCC) Plans
  • Client Specific Compliance Services

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)

  • Categorical Exclusions
  • Environmental Assessments
  • Housing and Urban Development (HUD) 24 CFR Part 58 Reviews (CDBG, HOME, NSP, Disaster Recovery, Public Housing Programs, etc.)
  • Part 50 compliance – HUD Form 4128 Environmental Review Checklist
  • USDA Rural Development – Form RD 1940-20 Request for Environmental Information
  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC) NEPA compliance for communication or transmission towers and facilities
  • TxDOT NEPA compliance
  • Section 106 Historic Preservation
  • Noise Surveys and Mitigation
  • Explosive Hazards Assessments
  • Wetland Delineation and Mitigation
  • HUD’s 8-Step Decision-Making Process for Developing in a Floodplain or Wetland (24 CFR Part 55)
  • Environmental Justice Assessments