NAVFAC Washington selected Sovereign for a $3.5M, 5-year Base Ordering Agreement (BOA) for Environmental Restoration at Naval facilities in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. Under the BOA, Sovereign performs long-term remedial monitoring, removal actions, O&M of remediation and monitoring systems, invasive and noxious species surveys and control, risk assessment, wetland restoration, expansion, monitoring, and reporting, and other environmental restoration activities.
Services conducted under the BOA are collection of surface water, groundwater, sediment, and benthic macroinvertebrate samples, methane gas monitoring, postclosure landfill inspections, and development of Long-Term Monitoring Work Plans. Sovereign prepares reports for and negotiated with the US EPA Region III Biological Technical Assistance Group, which consists of US EPA Region III, US Fish and Wildlife Service, and VDEQ.
Sovereign’s strong performance as a member of the Dahlgren Installation Restoration Team (DIRT) merited recognition from the Virginia Navy Tier II Team, which recognized DIRT as the Virginia Tier 1 Team of the Year Award.