Archive for December, 2014

Arcadis wins an environmental award for work on Hinkley CA project

December is awards time, even in the environmental engineering world. The attached news release describes how Arcadis U.S. Inc has won an award from the American Council of Engineering Companies for the company’s work in assisting PG&E on the whole house water supply program in Hinkley. (more…)

Hinkley water project firm gets award

By STAFF REPORTS

SACRAMENTO — ARCADIS U.S. Inc. was honored for its work on the Hinkley Whole-House Replacement Water Program by the American Council of Engineering Companies of California. (more…)

Barstow students research Hinkley


Photo credit: Desert Dispatch. Barstow Unified School District Assistant Superintendent James Davis talks to students about their research project during the public forum inside the Don Bilsborough Gym on Dec. 5. The students researched the groundwater contamination in Hinkley.

PNL staff participated in a public research forum on December 5, 2014 at Barstow High School’s Don Bilsborough Gym. The students displayed posters describing their research, findings, and opinions regarding Hinkley’s groundwater conditions and the PG&E remediation program.

Source:http://www.desertdispatch.com/article/20141213/NEWS/141219979/12962/NEWS

PG&E gets OK to use bioreactor

By MIKE LAMB | Desert Dispatch

HINKLEY — Pacific Gas   Electric has received approval for a pilot test that will use a bioreactor for converting hexavalent chromium in Hinkley groundwater to solid trivalent chromium. (more…)