ASTM Publishes New Standard for Phase I ESAs. What Does it Mean?

ASTM International’s Environmental Assessment, Risk Management, and Corrective Action Committee has published its latest standard practice for Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs), a process that occurs every eight years. ASTM E1527-21 is the new standard for performing a Phase I ESA, a crucial component to the strategic management of potential…Read More

Anona Dutton and Christina Lucero to present on Groundwater Sustainability Topics at this Year’s NGWA Groundwater Summit

This year’s National Ground Water Association Groundwater Summit will be held virtually on December 7-8, 2021. This conference brings together groundwater professionals from around the globe to share knowledge, ideas, and insights to better navigate the future of the water resource industry.


Join virtually to connect with and learn from your community of geologists, engineers, and other groundwater experts through…Read More

Many owners, One Dream: Benefits of Working for an ESOP

October is National ESOP Month, and here at EKI we are proud to say that we are employee-owned!

In case you didn’t know, ESOP stands for Employee Stock Ownership Plan, which means that a company’s capital stock is owned by its employees. Being employee-owned means that each of our team members…Read More

National Imagine a Day Without Water

Can you imagine making it through your day without water? What would you use to make a cup of coffee? What would replace that refreshing daily shower? It is crystal clear that our lives depend on such a valuable resource. However, there are many concerns about the accessibility and sustainability of safe and reliable water supplies.  Today we celebrate…Read More

Anon Dutton to present at this year’s Law Seminars International: Groundwater Sustainability Implementation in California Conference

You have prepared, adopted, and submitted your Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP). Development of your GSP is just the beginning of the implementation process. So, what is the next step? This year’s Law Seminars International: Groundwater Sustainability Implementation in California Conference is a continuation of the series on GSP development and…Read More

Happy Water Professionals Appreciation Week!

How great is it to drink a glass of water? It’s tasty and satisfying, especially when we still have a lot of warm weather ahead of us. The teams of planners, engineers, water quality specialists, chemists, technicians, and other water professionals are essential to building and maintaining the systems that…Read More

Drew Bost and Susan Xie Present Topics in Water Conservation and Water Shortage Contingency Planning at WaterSmart Innovations Conference.

Are you looking to ramp up your water resource management plans and programs? Are you looking to find ways to address drought contingency plans or implement new conservation programs for your local region? The 13th Annual WaterSmart Innovations Conference returns October 6-7, 2021, at the South Point Conference Center in Las Vegas. The conference and expo focuses on emerging…Read More

EKI Celebrates our 2021 Interns!

Happy National Intern Day! Today we come together to recognize EKI’s hard-working interns, Nick Jadallah working with people in our Daly City and Davis offices, and Patrick McEwen in our Irvine office. Thank you for your commitment and initiative, we appreciate your dedication to supporting the EKI team.

Nick…Read More

EKI’s Drought Response Tool (DRT) Models System-Specific Projected Water Savings Potential to help Water Suppliers Respond to Unprecedented Drought

Drought is a major concern and complex issue for California water suppliers and residents alike. According to the National Integrated Drought Information System, more than 85% of California is currently in a state of extreme drought, with more than 1,500 reservoirs reporting water levels 50% lower than normal at this time…Read More