News By Tag
News By Place
Hillier & Associates Staff Joins GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc.
GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc, a leading environmental and geotechnical consulting firm, announces that James E. Hillier, Bradley W. Tirone and Amy D. Fitzherbert of Hillier & Associates will join the staff at their Portland ME office.
By: PR First
James E. Hillier, Bradley W. Tirone and Amy D.Fitzherbert, all three formerly with Hillier & Associates bring extensive experience in management and protection of water quality, source-water exploration and development, environmental assessments and remediation. They will work from the Augusta office and from GZA’s existing office in Portland.
Hillier, C.G. is a geologist certified in Maine, Alaska, and nationally by the American Institute of Professional Geologists. Before joining GZA he was the owner and CEO of Hiller & Associates, Inc, a firm that he founded in 1995 to provide consulting services in geological sciences and environmental engineering. Between 1995 and 2011 the Hillier & Associates team completed more than 550 projects in Maine, the eastern US, Canada and Central America. Prior to starting Hiller & Associates, he worked for 10 years with R.G. Gerber, Inc. of Freeport, ME where he was a senior hydrologist and a member of the Board of Directors. He earned his B.A. in 1978 in Geological Science at the University of Maine.
Tirone is a hydrologist with extensive experience in the monitoring of groundwater, drinking water, wastewater and surface water as well as hydrogeological investigations, characterizations and remediation, monitoring well assessment and function, road corridor environmental studies and lake bathymetry. He received his B.S. in Resource Management, forestry and his M.S. in Forest Hydrology, Water Resource Management at SUNY College of Environmental Sciences and Forestry. He is a Certified U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineator and a Class II Water Supply Systems Operator.
Fitzherbert is an environmental scientist with extensive experience in environmental management projects, including permitting, water sampling, environmental site assessments, Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans, environmental laboratory analysis, and QA/QC Manuals. She received her B.S. in 2005 in Fisheries and Environmental Analysis at Unity College.
Founded in 1964, GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. is a multi-disciplined firm providing environmental consulting, geotechnical and geo-civil engineering, environmental remediation, regulatory compliance, litigation support, air quality, solid waste services, specialty construction, occupational health and safety, and site development services. GZA maintains corporate offices at One Edgewater Drive, Norwood, MA 02062. The firm has 535 employees and operates 24 offices in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Great Lakes Regions of the United States. For additional information, please call William R. Beloff, CEO at 781-278-3801 or visit the company’s website at www.gza.com. For additional information on the Augusta office, please call 207-626-0013.
# # #
PR First is a public relations firm. Our mission is to help businesses to gain name recognition. We accomplish this through campaigns that result in positive exposure for our clients in newspapers, magazines, industry journals, and electronic media.