Environmental Engineering

Design Alaska offers a variety of Environmental Engineering services through our cross-discipline team. The Environmental Engineering services provide a complete package of services that can be utilized as needed on the project. We understand the need to design and construct projects in a way that sustains the natural environment and preserves healthy water, air, and land for our communities.

Our architects, engineers, technicians, and surveyors are licensed and trained through the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and State of Alaska to perform work. We stay at the forefront of emerging technologies and incorporate best management practices on our projects.

Our Environmental Engineering services include:


  • Best practice design for energy conservation
  • Third Party sustainable certification (LEED, Green Globes, DOD Sustainability)
  • Moisture control in building assemblies to prevent mold growth
  • Indoor Air Quality with materials and ventilation

Hazardous Materials:

  • Asbestos sampling and classification
  • Lead Based Paint (LBP) investigation and classification
  • Surface and air sampling for mold
  • Hazardous materials investigation
  • Soil sampling and testing for contamination
  • Underground Storage Tank (UST) removal


  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP)
  • Environmental Protection Plans (EPP)
  • Permitting through the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (ADEC)
  • Solid waste disposal
  • Water and wastewater treatment system design and permitting


  • Phase I environmental assessments
  • Wetlands delineation
  • Sanitary surveys
  • Historical and archaeological studies
  • Safety/OSHA assessments

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