EKI Welcomes Jenn Hyman as Vice President and Director of Engineering

EKI Environment & Water, Inc. has hired Jenn Hyman, P.E., LEED AP, to assume leadership of its water engineering practice as Steve Tarantino transitions towards retirement. Jenn will provide expertise and oversight in water infrastructure and restoration based on over 24 years of her engineering experience in water resource planning, design,…Read More

Gary Hokkanen Joins EKI as Vice President and Principal Hydrogeologist

EKI Environment & Water, Inc. has hired Gary Hokkanen to expand its environment and water litigation support practice. Gary will provide litigation support as a testifying expert based on his more than 39 years of experience working in the environmental consulting industry.

Gary is an engineer and hydrogeologist with extensive experience in the…Read More

EKI Sponsors 4th Annual NYS Development Summit

EKi is a proud sponsor of the 4th Annual NYS Development Summit on June 11-12, 2019 in Albany, New York.  The Center for Creative Land Recycling (CCLR) invites redevelopment professionals and practitioners to gather in Albany, New York to network, solve challenges and create opportunities for economic revitalization across New York through land reuse.

Earl James, P.G., Vice President of…Read More

John DeWitt and Nelson Schlater Named Vice Presidents

EKI Environment & Water, Inc. (EKI) is pleased to announce the promotions of John DeWitt, P.E. and Nelson Schlater, P.E. to Vice President.

John DeWitt, P.E. – Vice President

John DeWitt, P.E. joined EKI in 1998 and has advanced through progressively more responsible positions, most recently serving as Principal Engineer where he played a…Read More

California Land Recycling Conference

Don’t forget to sign up for the California Land Recycling Conference 2018  in Carson, CA on October 24 and 25th. EKI is a proud sponsor of the two-day redevelopment workshop, which is geared towards the unique characteristics of redevelopment in California. EKI will be presenting in the Multi-Increment Sampling and Risk Assessment sessions.


American Ground Water Trust’s California (AGWT) PFAS Workshop

EKI is sponsoring the AGWT’s  California PFAS Workshop, a non-commercial information exchange of legal, hydrological, regulatory and technical opinions to help understand California’s newest notification and response levels, treatment and cost recovery for PFOA and PFOS.

California PFAS Workshop

Thursday, October 11, 2018 | 8:30 am to 4:00 pm (PDT)
The Courtyard…Read More

OCTOBER WEBINAR – PFAS: Slippery Slope or Manageable Risk for Property Transactions and Redevelopment?

The webinar will focus on evaluating and addressing (Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) PFAS risks on your property transactions and redevelopment projects.
PFAScinating panelists will discuss the implications of PFAS on property transactions and redevelopment projects.
Topics will include:
  1. Regulatory Landscape
  2. Insurance Industry Perspective
  3. Tools for the Redevelopment Community


About the Panelists

ED CONTI, Principal Geologist
EKI Environment &…Read More

Congratulations to our Newest Professional Geologist, Ryan Ford!

EKI is pleased to announce that Ryan Ford, PG, has successfully completed the National Association of State Boards of Geology (ASBOG) exam to receive his certification as a Professional Geologist.

Ryan joined EKI in 2014 and has extensive experience relating to Phase II Environmental Site Assessments for a variety of contaminated…Read More

Brightfields 2018: Brownfields Redevelopment & Solar Energy

Did you miss EKI Vice President, Earl James’ Brightfields on Brownfields Redevelopment 102 session at Brightfields 2018 – Newark at the New Jersey Institute of Technology in June? The session addressed the regulatory landscape and brightfield challenges and advantages, including a case study of the 25-year effort to transform a Bay Area community. Presentations and photos are now available…Read More