Sediment Management Solutions

Battelle offers a comprehensive, science-based approach to sediment management through a broad array of technical expertise and a comprehensive methodology of considering environmental, economic, and regulatory requirements.
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Insights For Asking The Right Questions 

When it comes to sediment management, you need more than standard answers—you need to ask the right questions. Battelle has the expertise and resources you need to evaluate the risks, understand the options and develop a strategic sediment management plan.  

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How We Can Help

Sediment Characterization
  • Conceptual site modeling
  • Full-service site investigation support
  • Ecological and human health risk assessment 
  • In-house analytical chemistry services
  • Fate and transport modeling
  • Data gap analyses
  • Application of innovative passive sampling tools
Dredged Materials Management
  • Physical, chemical and biological testing of dredged material
  • Disposable suitability determinations
  • NEPA support
  • Dredged material beneficial usage analysis
  • Long-term monitoring of dredging effectiveness
Sediment Remediation Planning
  • Conceptual site modeling
  • Develop RAOs, ARARs and clean up goals
  • Develop and evaluate new technologies
  • Evaluate clean up alternatives
  • Prepare detailed cost estimates
  • Remedial design support
  • Construction oversight

Battelle Sediments Conference

The Eleventh International Conference on the Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments will be held Jan. 24-27, 2022 in Nashville, Tenn. The conference is a forum for sharing research results, practical experiences and opportunities associated with investigating, remediating and restoring the environmental and economic vitality of waterways.
Learn more about the Sediments Conference

Featured Experts

Mark Otten

Oct 11, 2021, 22:02 PM
Title : Mark Otten
Name : Mark Otten
Position : Lead Engineer Designer
Mark has more than 40 years of experience in sediment investigations, designs and construction management. His sediment remediation experience includes sampling and field testing, special sediment laboratory testing using Corps of Engineers procedures and feasibility studies.
Mark Otten, Battelle sediments expert
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