Alta is Now an NV5 Company - Alta Environmental June 2019 Newsletter
Alta Environmental is Now an NV5 Company
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., June 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NV5 Global, Inc. (the “Company” or “NV5”) (Nasdaq: NVEE), a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, announced today that it has acquired Alta Environmental, L.P. (“Alta”), a consulting firm specializing in air quality, environmental building sciences, water resources, site assessment and remediation as well as environmental health and safety compliance services. Alta employs 41 environmental engineers and professionals and is based in Long Beach, California. Alta’s impressive client portfolio includes large retail chains, major manufacturers, airports, small and large municipalities, leaders in the aerospace industry and higher education. The acquisition was an all-cash transaction and will be immediately accretive to NV5’s earnings.
Alta Receives Two Awards from Zweig Group
For the third year in a row, Alta Environmental was selected to Zweig Group's Best Firm to Work For in the U.S. and Canada for Environmental Consulting firms. The award honors outstanding workplaces at AEC firms. Our firm has been recognized for our ability to inspire teams to perform at the highest levels. We are proud to have an environment where people feel valued, can make a difference and can clearly see where their contribution fits into the overall mission and success of the firm.
Lisa Kay Appointed to Environmental Finance Advisory Board
Alta Environmental President Lisa Kay was recently appointed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator to serve as one of a handful of experts to the Environmental Finance Advisory Board (EFAB) of the Water Infrastructure and Resiliency Finance Center. This Board provides ideas and advice to the EPA Administrator and program offices on ways to lower the costs of and increase investments in environmental and public health protection.
Common Improper Hazardous Waste Management Practices
By Karl Jerome Bacho, from Healthcare Facilities Today on hazardous waste management practices
Due to the wide variety of hazardous chemicals and materials stored and handled at healthcare facilities, hazardous waste accumulation has grown year to year. Regulating agencies, such as California EPA’s Certified Unified Program Agencies (CUPA), have recently shifted focus towards hazardous waste management during their annual inspection.
Alta Sponsors AAAEA-CA First San Diego Spring Scholarships and Awards Gala
Alta Environmental is constantly thriving to promote youth engagement and diversity initiatives throughout Southern California. Alta most recently was a sponsor for the first scholarships and awards gala for the Arab American Association of Engineers and Architects-California Chapter (AAAEA-CA), which took place Thursday, June 6 at The Prado in Balboa Park.