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Beacon has the equipment to assist you in your environmental investigation and remediation projects.  Contact us with any questions. 

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Colonial Theater Remediation

Beacon is assisting the Augusta Colonial Theater with oversight of the removal of coal ash and asbestos from the basement of a former theater on Water Street in Augusta.  Our President has been involved with the property since 2008 having done a Phase I and Phase II on the property previously.  We are excited to see this project move forward.  Call us if you need assistance getting your environmental issues resolved.

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Oil Spill Investigation

Beacon was contacted to assist in the investigation to determine if oil could be recovered from an accident between a fuel oil delivery truck and a logging truck in Chain of Ponds Township, Maine.  Over 1,000 gallons of a mix of diesel and heating oil could not be recovered when the accident first occurred.  Through the use of a Geoprobe we determined that the oil appeared to be pooled within backfill material.  A recovery well was installed and the next

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Beacon awarded a new project by MEDEP

Beacon was just notified that we have been awarded a Brownfields investigation at a former mill site in Lisbon, Maine by the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (MEDEP).  We are extremely excited to assist this community with this property that is stuck in bankruptcy.

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Maine Resources Brownfields Project

Beacon was awarded a Phase II Environmental Site Assessment investigation of the former Maine Resources Tannery facility in Brooks, Maine by the Maine DEP.  Beacon investigated a former landfill, former lagoons and the area around the former factory using Geoprobe direct push technology.  Once analytical results are obtained, Beacon will develop a Feasibility Study to deal with any impacts on the property to assist the small town with potential redevelopment.

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