Raleigh, NC, January 21, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Solutions-IES, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Stephen Richardson, Ph.D., P.Eng. Dr. Richardson obtained his Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences and Engineering from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to earning his doctorate degree, Dr. Richardson was employed as an Environmental Professional Consulting Engineer in Edmonton, Canada.
Dr. Richardson specializes in the application of bioremediation strategies to treat hazardous compounds in soil, groundwater, and surface water at a range of contaminated sites, including former manufactured gas plants, munitions facilities, gas stations, and oil/gas refineries. His consulting and academic experience encompasses the design and operation of conventional remediation techniques as well as the testing of novel applications. Dr. Richardson’s background in Environmental Engineering and remediation brings a wealth of knowledge that will immediately impact our many client projects.
“Dr. Richardson is an enormous asset to our team,” said Ann Borden, CEO/President of Solutions-IES. “His balance of real-world consulting experience and academic knowledge allows Solutions-IES to continue bridging the gap between traditional environmental services and innovative remedial technologies. Dr. Richardson increases the Company’s strength and his passion aligns with our creative community of entrepreneurs.”
Solutions-IES is proud to welcome Dr. Richardson, a dynamic professional who will help support Solutions-IES’ continued commitment to their clients and develop new remediation technologies that are scientific, responsive and cost-effective.