Berg Oliver Associates can provide you with a phase 1 consultant for land use or public works projects in Corpus Christi, Dallas, Houston or Texas. A phase 1 land use report deals with preliminary findings and assessments of environmental impact and liability associated with a specific project or development. It is important to understand the environmental impact and liability prior to purchasing land and commencing your project. A phase 1 consultant will perform a preliminary investigation that deals with land use issues such as groundwater, geology, hydrology, abstraction licenses, permitting, discharge consents, floodplains, pollution controls, historical rights and so on.
The information contained in a phase 1 report enables a developer to understand the qualitative risks associated with the land use and development project. The report will also identify any further investigations and analysis that might be required. For example, the report may recommend certain intrusive techniques for sample analysis. A phase 1 report will identify environmental liabilities that are associated with a particular project. A phase 1 consultant will conduct a site inspection which includes visual inspection and perform tests and tasks related to site hydrology, surface waters, ground waters, indicative floodplains and flood risk, pollution controls, sources of contamination, regulatory consents, waste management, historical land use and more. The information contained in a phase 1 report will also help the developer understand the potential impact on the environment and eco-subsystems. Before you invest in land purchase and project costs you need to understand the risks such as environmental liabilities, flood risks, contamination risks, receptor risks, legal risks and so on. The work done by a phase 1 consultant not only help to protect the developer, but also the environment and surrounding communities. Berg Oliver Associates can provide you with a phase 1 report that will help you make an informed decision about land acquisition and project development in Corpus Christi, Dallas, Houston or Texas.