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San Bernardino Awarded City of Fontana Project

BSK Associates’ San Bernardino Laboratory is proud to announce the award of the City of Fontana Wastewater Sampling and Analysis Contract to the BSK Laboratory Services Division!   The initial contract period is for 2 years and is a great opportunity to highlight our new Field Services Group.

BSK Associates’ Analytical Services Division Chosen by EPA to Perform UCMR4 Small Systems Work

BSK received notification in November from the USEPA awarding a contract to perform analyses of Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule 4 (UCMR4) compounds on Small Water Systems located throughout the entire United States. The agreement spans 5 years and upon completion will likely be one of the largest contracts ever procured by the BSK Analytical Services […]

Welcome Lynne Baumgras to the BSK Fresno office

Lynne Baumgras, Ph.D., PG, CEG, PMP Dr. Baumgras has twenty-five years of experience in environmental investigation/remediation project management experience with government, defense, and industrial/commercial sector clients.  Dr. Baumgras’ government contract experience includes working with Federal, state, and municipal government clients in the investigation and remediation of environmental sites.  Her industrial/commercial sector experience includes environmental compliance […]

BSK’s CFO, Mike Vartanian, took the City challenge!

Dear Executive Challenge Members, It’s hard to believe the 2017 Central Valley Heart Walk is already here! As Chair of the inaugural City Wide Executive Challenge, THANK YOU for your hard work and commitment to raise significant funds for research and community programs in the Central Valley. Collectively our group of 10 raised $16,960.00, over […]

Welcome Eric Smith to the BSK Sacramento office

Welcome Eric Smith to the BSK Sacramento office Eric S. Smith, P.E. Eric Smith is a licensed Civil Engineer in the State of California who has more than 12 years of experience in civil and geotechnical engineering, and serves as project engineer in the BSK Sacramento office.  Eric provides geotechnical engineering consulting for commercial, civil […]

Welcome Neva Popenoe to the BSK Fresno office

Welcome Neva Popenoe to the BSK Fresno office: Neva M. Popenoe, PE, GE Mrs. Popenoe has over twelve years of geotechnical engineering and materials testing experience. She has worked on a variety of projects including highways, railroad and river bridges; flexible and rigid pavements; residential, commercial, and industrial developments; schools and hospitals; pipelines; power facilities; […]

APWA Sacramento Chapter’s 2017 Award for Professional Manager of the Year

Kevin Grove, Staff Professional receives APWA award. “Congratulations! You have been selected to receive APWA Sacramento Chapter’s 2017 Award for Professional Manager of the Year – Young Leader. Your selection puts you in a very elite group of winners since the inception of the program. Our Chapter is proud to have you represent the public […]

Livermore laboratory now officially fully AASHTO accredited

Our Livermore laboratory is now officially fully AASHTO accredited to perform Superpave Testing.  We have joined the few laboratories in California that are capable of performing Hamburg and Gyratory testing through AASHTO with CalTrans certification shortly to follow.  We have also more than doubled our scope of testing accreditation in materials and geotechnical laboratory testing […]

Business Development Associate receives high praise from APWA President

Anna Rikkelman, Business Development Associate receives high praise from APWA President: “As President of the Northern California Chapter of APWA for 2016, I want to share my sincere appreciation for Anna Rikkelman’s involvement in our Chapter during the last year.  Her commitment, energy and participation in our Chapter as Director of Special Events has helped […]

Pine Mountain Fire Station #58 wins Geotechnical Project of the Year

We received great news this week that one of our projects, Pine Mountain Fire Station #58 has won for “Geotechnical Project of the Year” in ASCE’s Los Angeles Section. ASCE’s LA Section covers a very large territory from Orange County to Riverside/San Bernardino County, Los Angeles County and Kern County! This is a great honor […]

CSD Fresno recently awarded another PO modification

CSD Fresno was recently awarded another PO modification with CH2M for its testing services working on the City of Fresno’s multiple water pipeline projects.  The contract amount for the new fiscal year is $1,748,000.00, bringing the total contracted amount to $2,958,774.00.  Fresno will continue to provide testing services for the 4 current Recycled Transmission Mains […]

Baseline study for the Stockton WWTP

AECOM, one of the largest Engineering companies in the world requested a series of analytical tests which are seldom performed at a competitive price.  Additionally, they required that the samples be picked-up and analyzed in a very short time frame and TAT, during a continuous 10 calendar day period.

2016 Washington and Oregon Lead Testing

2016 Washington and Oregon Lead Testing:  Local Engineering firms, Universities, Public Schools and Water Municipalities required rush analysis of Lead on drinking water sources inside schools, offices and miscellaneous buildings.