Category Archives: MEC

Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study

Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study, Deer Lodge, MT KGS performed a remedial investigation (RI)/feasibility study (FS) at the former Deer Lodge Local Training Area (LTA) Munitions Response Site (MRS) in Powell County, Montana (MT) in support of the United States (U.S.) Army Military Munitions Response Program (MMRP) at the request of the State of MT’s Department of Military Affairs Environmental Program. Work Continue Reading

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Demilitarization of a Testing Range

Demilitarization Operations for Material Potentially Presenting an Explosive Hazard at the Walker Lake Testing Range, Hawthorne Army Depot, NV Conducted demilitarization operations associated with MEC and material potentially presenting an explosive hazard (MPPEH) Demilitarized and disposed of material documented as safe (MDAS) and scrap metal accumulated during routine clearance sweeps of Walker Lake and a 2015 removal action performed along the Continue Reading

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In-Situ Steam Enhanced Alkaline Hydrolysis Pilot Test

In-Situ SteamEnhanced Alkaline Hydroloysis Pilot Test Implementation Area V Former Sioux Army Depot (SAD), Sidney, NE This project falls under the Defense Environmental Restoration Program – Formerly Used Defense Sites (DERP-FUDS). The project was performed to provide in situ, steam-enhanced alkaline hydrolysis treatment of Munitions Constituents (MCs) in soils at Area V, Leach Bed 10-2-F within the SAD site. KGS conducted Continue Reading

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Munitions and Explosives of Concern and Munitions Constituents Remedial Action

USACE Omaha District, MMRP TCRA, Kimama Training Site Area 3, Lincoln County, Idaho The MC RA included the excavation, characterization, and off-site disposal of soil exceeding established Project Action Limits (PALs) for lead at the western small arms range (SAR) berm within the Training Area 3 Munitions Response Site (MRS). Because of the site’s remoteness, hauling contaminated soils out of Continue Reading

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