Environmental Engineering Services

Essel Environmental offers a variety of environmental engineering services both locally in San Francisco, and nationally. For more information, call (800)–595–7616.

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Phase 1 ESA

We provide Phase 1 ESAs for all types of properties throughout Northern California. Phase 1 ESAs are usually the first step in environmental due diligence process and determine any environmental risks associated with a piece of land and/or property.

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Phase 2 ESA

Performed by qualified civil engineering consultants, we determine any environmental liabilities identified in the Phase 1 ESA or subsurface investigation. This process involves soil sampling, groundwater and vapor.

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Soil Testing

Soil characterization is an important step before excavating and grading. It helps determine health and safety considerations for contractors and owners. Soil testing can be performed at various depths and analyzed for multiple types of contaminants.

Soil Engineering Consultants – Learn More


Soil Management Plans

Soil management can involve the remediation of existing contaminants and hazardous materials, or the protection of soil from potential contamination sources.

Soil Remediation Companies – Learn More


Maher Ordinance

Essel reviews site history, management, and work plans for soil and groundwater testing and contamination for sites that fall under San Francisco’s Maher Ordinance requirements.

Maher Ordinance Compliance & Soil Testing in San Francisco – Learn More


Groundwater Monitoring

Essel‘s engineers and scientists offer a full set of environmental engineering services related to groundwater monitoring for the presence of hazardous materials and for the protection and preservation of groundwater supplies.

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Environmental Due Diligence

When purchasing, selling or rehabilitating a property, it is important to complete environmental due diligence. Essel has the staff and experience in environmental engineering services to make sure your report properly outlines your property’s assets and risks to make the best deal possible.

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Property Managers Guide to Environmental Due Diligence

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Civil Engineering Consultants

Buying, selling or renovating commercial real estate involves risk, which can be minimized with quality environmental investigations. Work with our professional team that has a proven reputation of quality of work, and experience with multiple environmental engineering services. We can help real estate professionals expedite due diligence investigations and reporting to save them both time and money.


Our Team is Here for Your Team

It is critical your environmental reports are done quickly and correctly for commercial real estate transactions. It’s more than a box that needs to be checked – the information you receive can influence the terms of transaction to your advantage as protect you from future liability. Essel Environmental has the experienced civil engineering consultants you need to ensure you receive the best deal possible. For more information, call today: (800)–595–7617!