Storm water Interceptor, USDA Agricultural Research Service at the National Arboretum, Hickey Run, Washington, DC

Meltech was issued this important high-profile project under one of its regional single award task order contracts with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District. Work performed on the Hickey Run Storm-water Pollution Abatement Interceptor project included hazardous soils abatement and remediation activities to Hickey Run (a tributary to the Anacostia River). In addition, the scope of work included the design/build of a Pollution Abatement Device designed to capture floatable trash and debris during specified storm events. Meltech had to redirect Hickey Run to install the dam-like structure with elaborate pollution systems. Meltech was recognized for its Outstanding Performance during the ribbon cutting ceremony attended by multiple agencies, and local, and State officials.