Swca Environmental Conslnts
Environmental Company in Phoenix, AZ
SWCA is an environmental company that focuses on sustainability services, natural and cultural resource management, environmental planning, and regulatory compliance. Our continually expanding staff of specialists combines scientific expertise with in-depth knowledge of permitting and compliance protocols to achieve technically sound, cost-effective solutions for a complete spectrum of environmental projects throughout the U. S. And its territories.
Swca Environmental Conslnts
read moreWe've been in business for more than 40 years and are recognized leaders for bringing sound science and creative solutions to our clients. Our biologists, archaeologists, planners, and technical experts work together to preserve natural and cultural resources for tomorrow while enabling projects that benefit people today. By investing in our people, creating a collaborative team environment, and providing growth opportunities, we have become the dynamic company we are today.
read moreSince 1981, SWCA has helped public and private clients overcome environmental challenges and move their projects forward. Our 100% employee-owned firm offers comprehensive environmental planning, regulatory compliance, and natural and cultural resources management services. We work together to understand the full life cycle of any project, from inception to completion. In the face of rapid environmental, economic, and societal changes, our purpose is simple: to preserve natural and cultural resources for tomorrow while enabling projects that benefit people today.
read moreWorking side-by-side with project developers, planners, and builders, we employ a practical and thorough approach to regulatory requirements, permit developments, and environmental compliance management. Whatever the type of construction, our team can scope and integrate environmental requirements to keep construction efficient, compliant, and on schedule. At SWCA, we recognize that early involvement can be a fundamental differentiator. Our creative culture encourages collaboration early in the project to address environmental considerations and requirements and eliminate surprises down the road.
read moreWe have a formal program for charitable giving, community service, and employee volunteerism as well as a program to identify and increase the use of diverse suppliers and subcontractors in all small-business categories. Our commitment to our employees goes beyond a paycheck. We care about their safety, well-being, and financial success. We have a robust safety program, wellness initiatives, ongoing training and professional development, rewards for scientific achievement, inclusion and diversity initiatives and an Employee Stock Ownership Program.
read moreSWCA offers a wide variety of services, but they all share a common theme - they allow us to help our clients meet their project goals in the context of environmental resources and regulations. Whether your goal is to obtain a permit, establish and maintain regulatory compliance, or directly manage and conserve an environmental resource, our services provide you with the tools, guidance and education to see your project through from conception to successful completion.
read moreIn 1980, Dr. Steven W. Carothers (the "SWC" in SWCA) was working as Curator of Biology at the Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff when the museum suffered budget cuts and eliminated his department. Not wanting to leave clients hanging, Steve got permission to complete outstanding projects, including extensive research on the Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park. Steve needed an office, and his friend John Running, a renowned photographer, offered him an empty closet in a corner of his studio on San Francisco Street.
read moreSWCA's experts will help you navigate air quality regulatory processes and create programs that are efficient and compliant. Our experts are well-versed in federal, state, and local permitting and compliance processes. Among our staff are recognized experts in programs ranging from the Acid Rain Program and Clean Air Interstate Rule to the NOx Budget Program and greenhouse gases (GHG). Our knowledge of air quality regulations and permitting programs - along with our experience working with federal, state and local agencies - allows us to quickly and efficiently obtain permit approval.
read moreFrom construction monitoring to site inspections to full environmental protection plans, SWCA's environmental compliance services ensure that you meet project deadlines while adhering to the regulatory requirements associated with your project. For many engineering and construction projects, compliance with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) regulations is an important part of project success and long-term sustainability of company operations. Our FERC experts use their experience with infrastructure-related environment issues to ensure that FERC regulations are followed, from pre-construction planning to long-term monitoring of revegetation success.