Holistic approach… Integrated resources to maximize value
As a leader in waste management, we bring together the expertise and resources you need to minimize waste and maximize assets. Our waste management practice offers a full range of consulting and engineering services related to the management, recycling, reuse, and disposal of municipal, industrial, construction/demolition, residual, hazardous and gas exploration wastes, and coal combustion residuals.
Both private and public sector clients rely on our technical capabilities for their processing, treatment, and disposal facility projects. We have built strong relationships by helping our clients plan for success through ever-changing regulatory conditions.
The experience to deliver sustainable waste management solutions
Our engineers and technical staff, many of whom are former waste industry professionals, develop designs for municipal, commercial, and industrial waste disposal facilities, prepare plans to extend the life of existing facilities, assist with permitting and ongoing environmental compliance management, provide construction support and construction quality assurance (CQA), design leachate and landfill gas management systems, and obtain approvals for beneficial uses of wastes to help clients avoid disposal costs and liabilities.
Our understanding of the unique characteristics of waste streams and the complexities of operating waste management facilities enables us to develop innovative and cost-effective waste management solutions for our clients.
Your CEC Expert:
Waste Management Lead
(412) 275-2999Read Bio
Mr. Nytra has 25 years of solid waste industry experience, including 10 years employed as an environmental manager for a major waste disposal company. His responsibilities included permitting and ensuring municipal solid waste landfills were in regulatory compliance, preparing landfill capital and expense budgets, managing engineering related expenditures and managing the development of MSW landfill construction through the annual update of landfill financial budget models. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in geological engineering and a Master’s degree in mineral engineering, both from the New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology. He is a Principal with Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc., and manages the Pittsburgh solid waste group.
Areas of Expertise
- Site Selection and Characterization
- Merger & Acquisition Due Diligence
- Landfill Design & Permitting
- Transfer Station & MRF Design & Permitting
- Hydrogeologic Site Investigations
- Environmental Monitoring/Compliance
- Leachate Management and Treatment
- Air Compliance & Permitting
- Landfill Gas Management
- LFGTE and Renewables
- O & M of Control Systems
- CCR & Industrial Waste Management
- Waste Characterization
- Solid Waste Facility Operations Audits and Consulting
- Construction Quality Assurance