Every day you make countless contacts with the physical world. The town where you live, the water you drink, the air you breathe, the roads you travel, the parks where your children play, the schools where they learn. While most of these everyday encounters are taken for granted, some serious thinking has gone into making each of these better than it used to be. And there's a good chance we had our heads in it.
We are the resource that communities, institutions, and businesses turn to for forward-thinking solutions to their everyday challenges. Efficient wastewater treatment, managed stormwater programs, clean water supplies, integrated electrical and mechanical systems, implemented plans, and preserved historical structures. We are an extension of their operations assisting in the maintenance of their systems, integration of the infrastructure, and development of new structures, additions, and retrofits.
SPOTTLIGHT on Electrical Safety
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced the creation of a new water quality project grant program funded by the penalty assessed against the Mariner East 2 (MEII) Pipeline.
Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence: Berks County Water and Sewer Association: Berks County Source Water Protection Program
Although the duty to provide electrical safety in the workplace can be traced to the 1970 Occupational Safety and Health Act, updates and continual revisions to OSHA, National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) and the 2015 Edition of the National Fire Protection Institute (NFPA) 70E represent the basis for requirement for Arc Flash Risk Assessment (formerly a Hazard Analysis) and protective clothing and equipment. Updated Incident Energy Levels should be determined based on any system revisions and 2015 NFPA 70E requirements.
The headquarters of Spotts, Stevens and McCoy at 1047 North Park Road in Wyomissing, is expected to be the new home of the First Presbyterian Church in Reading. The church, founded in 1814, plans to lease space to SSM after purchasing the building from the consulting firm.
Sam Zook, SIT is the third surveyor at SSM to receive certification as a Drone Pilot.
A greenway, open space and trail network connects people to nature, each other, village and town centers, parks, historic sites, and the other resources found in your community.
Let SSM be your personal trainer. Take advantage of our experience to build a strong and healthy community park system.
If your source water protection plan was developed four or more years ago, new tools and technology can improve your plan and make a positive impact on source water protection.