Zia Engineering and Environmental Consultants, LLC.
Zia Engineering Services

Environmental Compliance

  • Phase I and II site assessments
  • Due diligence services for property assessments
  • Risk assessments
  • Litigation support
  • RI/FS investigations
  • Remedial systems design, installation, operation and maintenance
  • Brownfields / site redevelopment
  • Spill response
  • Hazardous waste management
  • Air emissions inventories/permitting
  • Pollution prevention studies
  • Asbestos, lead and radon studies
  • Mold and biological contaminants
  • Mine operations and reclamation plans
Example Projects

  • White Sands Missile Range, NM Environmental Base Operations Support ($20 M IDIQ)
  • Playas Training Center Multi-Year IDIQ for Environmental Compliance and Engr. Support
  • Asbestos O & M Planning, USFWS Wildlife Refuges NM, AZ and Texas
  • Deming, NM Peru Hill Mill Brownfield Site
  • Waterloo, IA Downtown Brownfield Investigations
  • White Sands Missile Range, NM, Test Center Operations Environmental IDIQ Contract
  • On-Call Environmental Compliance Services for CertainTeed Corporation – 38 sites throughout North America
  • Hearst Mill Site Brownfield Project, Silver City, NM
  • Silver City Brownfields Remediation Contract, NM
  • Texaco Cogeneration Projects, CA, WA and NV

NEPA, Natural and Cultural Resources

  • Environmental impact assessments
  • Linear routing and project siting studies
  • Threatened and endangered species studies
  • Natural resources management plans
  • Wetlands delineation and planning
  • Constructed wetlands and mitigation design
  • Tribal consultation
  • Traditional Cultural Properties (TCP) studies
  • Archaeological field surveys, monitoring, testing and data recovery
  • Section 106 of NHPA
  • NEPA compliance (EA and EIS)
Example Projects
  • Defense Threat Reduction Agency – Programmatic EIS, WSMR
  • Ruidoso Biological, Cultural, Environmental Assessment, and Corps of Engineers 404 Permitting
  • Ft Bliss, TX – EIS for expanded operations
  • NMDOT On-Call Cultural, Biological, NEPA, and Historic Structure Contract
  • VENCOR Engineering, LLC, Lower Rio Grande Public Water Works Authority NEPA, Biological, and Cultural Resources projects in Mesquite, Del Cerro, and Berino, New Mexico
  • Border Fence Project, TX and NM – environmental compliance monitoring
  • City of Las Cruces, NM HUD Housing, street and ADA development Biological, Cultural, and Historic Building projects
  • Spaceport America EIS, natural and cultural resources studies and natural resource surveys in support of EIS
  • Spaceport America Cultural Resources Data Recovery of Four NRHP Significant Entrance Road Sites
  • DOE – Southwestern Power Administration Biological Assessments, Oklahoma
  • Navy SM Missile Systems NEPA EA and cultural investigations, Desert Ship, WSMR, NM
  • Ft. Bliss, TX Natural Resources and NEPA
  • Turner Electrical Power Project, Oregon
  • Western Mining and Minerals NEPA EA, cultural and biological studies, AZ and UT
  • Clipper Windpower, various NEPA EA, biological and avian risk studies, CA, IA, IL, MEX
  • Nationwide Cell Tower Clearances

Water Resources / Wastewater

  • Hydrologic analyses
  • Water rights
  • Irrigation system designs
  • Master planning
  • Infrastructure analyses and assessment
  • Water and wastewater systems design and permitting
  • Network analysis for water distribution systems
  • System rate studies
  • Life-cycle and cost analysis / estimating
  • Annual consumer confidence reports
  • Grants Funding Support
Example Projects
  • Lower Rio Grande Water Users Association Regional 40-Year Water Plan, NM
  • Water Resources Consulting, Kirtland AFB, NM
  • Nogales, MEX Wastewater System Upgrades, BECC/EPA
  • Calpine Robledo Energy Center Water Rights Mapping, Acquisition Coordination and Filings
  • Playas Training Center Wastewater Lagoons Improvements, Playas, NM
  • Luna County, NM Septage Regulations Development
  • Gadsden Independent School District Water Resources Management and Tracking
  • Chaparral, NM 40-Year Water Resources Master Plan
  • Gila Region 20-Year Water Resources Master Plan, NM
  • West Texas Pipeline Project, Del Rey to El Paso, TX Preliminary Feasibility Analysis
  • Kayenta, AZ Coal Fired Power Project Feasibility Analysis and Water Usage Studies

Drainage / Hydrology & Hydraulics

  • Surface hydrologic (runoff) studies
  • Hydraulics and river systems analysis
  • Drainage systems analysis and design
  • Floodplain analyses
  • Flood studies and floodplain mapping
  • Drainage structures sizing
  • Bridge and culvert systems scour analysis
  • Dam systems design and performance analyses
  • Pond systems analyses and design
  • Channel systems analyses and design
  • NPDES SWPP plans development and compliance
Example Projects
  • Petaluma River Flood Analysis – Petaluma, CA
  • Nafzinger Arroyo, CLOMR, Las Cruces, NM
  • Santo Domingo and San Felipe Pueblos Bridge Analysis, NM
  • City of Las Cruces, NM Stormwater Master Plan Study
  • Bridge Replacement Projects – Navajo Nation, NM and AZ
  • Hippie Fire / Cibola NWR Watershed Design, CA
  • CertainTeed Gypsum Pond Systems Upgrades, Nashville, AR
  • Sandhill Arroyo System, CLOMR, Arroyo Design, Las Cruces, NM
  • Stewarts Point Racheria, CA Drainage Analysis
  • Peach Orchard Draw Drainage Analysis, Zuni, NM
  • XL Ranch Reservation Bridge Replacement Project, Modoc County, CA

Waste Management

  • Surface hydrologic (runoff) studies
  • Solid waste management plans
  • Landfill design and permitting
  • Hydrogeological services
  • Landfill closures
  • Transfer station planning and design
  • Waste minimization / recycling planning
  • Landfill gas management systems and testing
  • Pollution prevention studies
  • Solid waste program optimization analysis
  • Landfill operations optimization analysis
Example Projects
  • Analysis of Curbside Recycle Program – Los Alamos, NM
  • Transfer Station to a Material Recovery Facility Redesign and Establishing a Regional Recycling Program – Santa Fe, NM
  • Sold Waste Landfill Closure and Methane Monitoring, Main Post Landfill, WSMR, NM
  • Thurston County, WA Solid Waste Management Plan
  • Park County MT Solid Waste Management Study
  • Design of Waste Convenience Centers, Luna County, NM
  • Kodiak, AK Solid Waste Management Plan
  • City of Albuquerque, NM Solid Waste Management Plan
  • Clark County, Nevada Regional Solid Waste Management Plan
  • Integrated SWMP, Lincoln County, OR
  • Hoh Indian Tribe Integrated Solid Waste Management Plan, Shelton, WA
  • Rhodes Canyon Landfill Closure, WSMR, NM
  • Park County MT – Solid Waste Management Plan
  • Reconfiguration of Existing Recycling Center and Materials Handling/Processing Methods, City of Las Cruces, NM
  • Juneau, Alaska Solid Waste Management Plan
  • Peru Hill Mill Site Closure, Deming, NM
  • South Utah Valley Solid Waste District Solid Waste Plan

Air Quality Services

  • Emission inventories
  • Emission reduction credits
  • Opacity monitoring
  • Authority to construct applications
  • Emissions dispersion modeling
  • Visibility impacts analysis
  • Construction permit applications
  • Title V permit applications
  • NOV and compliance support
  • Indoor air quality sampling and analysis
Example Projects
  • Air Permitting and Environmental Compliance Services, North America BPB Gypsum Co.
  • Air Emissions Inventories, Title V Permit Compliance and Air Permitting, WSMR, NM
  • Campbell Substation Air Permitting and Air Emissions Controls Analysis, Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas Valley Water District
  • Air Emissions Construction Permit, Frontier Energy Natural Gas Plant, Maljamar, NM
  • Lone Mountain Aggregate Operations / Las Vegas, NV
  • Calpine Energy 560 MW Natural Gas Fired Power Facility, Dona Ana County, NM
  • CertainTeed Gypsum Wallboard Plant, Nashville, Arkansas Air Construction permit and Title V permit modifications
  • Nevada Cogeneration Associates / Air Emission Permitting For Proposed Peaker Plant Installations, Clark County, NV
  • PABCO Gypsum Company – Air Permitting Analysis For Plant and Mine Expansions / Clark County, NV
  • Calpine Energy 585 MW Natural Gas Fired Power Facility, Turner, OR
  • Kayenta Coal Fired Power Project Feasibility Analysis, AZ
  • CertainTeed Industries Jacksonville, FL Air Emissions Inventories and Air Emissions Compliance

Civil Design

  • Site design and grading plans
  • Stormwater analysis / permitting
  • Landfills / solid waste facilities
  • Industrial wastewater pretreatment
  • Secondary containment systems
  • Utilities services and systems
  • Drainage systems and wetlands
  • Roadway and highway plans
Example Projects
  • Master Planning and Civil Design, 3000 acre Alameda Development, Las Cruces, NM
  • Duke Energy Power Facility, Evaporation Ponds Design, Luna County, NM
  • Clipper Windpower Roadways and Pad Areas, Needles, CA
  • Dona Ana County, NM – Various Roadway Design Projects
  • Wetlands System Delineation and Design, Golf Course Facility, Truth or Consequences, NM
  • Hippie Fire Watershed Restoration – Cibola NWR, CA
  • Navajo Bridges Replacement Projects, AZ and NM
  • City of Las Cruces Alameda Roadway Bond Projects
  • CertainTeed Gypsum Wallboard Plant Rail Unloading Facility, Nashville, AR
  • American Linen Industrial Wastewater Pretreatment System Design, Las Cruces, NM
  • Ute Roadway Drainage Analysis and Design, Ute Reservation, CO and NM
  • WSMR, NM Solid Waste Landfill Closure Design

Surveying / GIS Services

  • Site design and grading plans
  • Boundary surveys
  • Topographic surveys
  • Route surveys
  • Subdivision platting
  • Engineering design surveys
  • Photogrammetric control
  • Land descriptions for legal documents
  • GIS mapping and databases
  • Aerial Surveys
  • Infrastructure mapping
  • Rural addressing

Example Projects
  • Master Planning, Survey Platting and Civil Design, 3000 acre Alameda Development, Las Cruces, NM
  • Bitter Lake NWR, Topographic Survey
  • Pope Mill Site – Boundary Survey, Platting and Line Staking
  • Wetlands System Delineation and Design, Golf Course Facility, Truth or Consequences, NM
  • High Desert Subdivision – Boundary, Platting, Construction Staking
  • Topographic Surveys – Multiple NM Schools
  • Navajo Roadways Monumentation Project, Navajo Nation, NM
  • Dona Ana County – Salem/Ogaz Communities Survey Project
  • Gila River Tribe Land Acquisition Project, GIS Mapping, Gila Tribe Reservation, AZ
  • WSMR, NM Solid Waste Management Units and Munitions Sites, GIS Mapping and Database Development

Records/Archive Management Services

  • Database development and management
  • Web-based implementation
  • Electronic records management
  • Storage and archiving
  • Complete system security
  • Electronic management systems
  • Desktop document retrieval
  • Research assistance
  • Cataloging and storage
Example Projects
  • WSMR, NM Archival Record and Administrative Records Management Services
  • BPB Industries Web-Based Electronic File Management System, North American Operations
  • Center for Countermeasures (CCM), WSMR, NM, Archival Records Program Needs Analysis

Information Technology Services

  • Database development and management
  • Firewall maintenance
  • Networking
  • Database development and maintenance
  • Computer maintenance
  • SQL Server Database Administration
  • Web applications (ASP, JavaScript, CSS, ASP.net)
  • GIS and mapping services
  • AutoCad Desk
  • Crystal Reports

Example Projects
  • Network system development and maintenance, Environmental Programs, WSMR, NM
  • Hunts programs, web application development, WSMR, NM
  • BPB Industries Web-Based Electronic File Management System and Calendar Tracking System Development, North American Operations
  • City of Las Cruces Utilities Division Safety Program, Safety Training and SOP Systems Database Development
  • WSMR, NM Environmental Assistance Program Website Application Inspection Program, Calendar System and DataBase Management System Development and Maintenance

Safety Services

  • Needs Analysis
  • Job Descriptions Development
  • Safety/Loss Control Manual
  • OSHA required Safety Programs Development
  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Development
  • Job Safety Analyses (JSAs) Development
  • Internal/External Inspections (i.e., Regulatory and other audits/inspections)
  • Accident Reporting
  • Employee/Worker Training
  • Training Records Management and Tracking
Example Projects
  • High Energy Laser Test Facility, WSMR, NM – Safety Support Services for Facility and Test Operations
  • Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Facility Expansion – EH&S Oversight for Construction Operations, Artesia, NM
  • White Sands Missile Range, NM, Safety Program Support, Inspections, Audit Program Development and Website Development
  • City of Las Cruces, Joint Utilities Division Safety Program Needs Analysis, Job Description Development, SOP and JSA Development
  • BPB Industries, Nationwide Operations, EH&S Services, Website Tracking System