Alan Hughes

Alan R. Hughes, RG, LG, PG

Principal Geologist

Mr. Hughes has 20 years of experience in environmental consulting in the Pacific Northwest. He is recognized for his ability to successfully execute efficient and effective environmental investigations and feasibility…

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Science has always been in my life because I love learning about the world around me. I am very fortunate that my every day work involves using science to develop site-based solutions and strategies that solve problems to benefit the environment and the community.

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Science has always been in my life because I love learning about the world around me. I am very fortunate that my every day work involves using science to develop site-based solutions and strategies that solve problems to benefit the environment and the community.
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Who is Alan R. Hughes, RG, LG, PG?

Mr. Hughes has 20 years of experience in environmental consulting in the Pacific Northwest. He is recognized for his ability to successfully execute efficient and effective environmental investigations and feasibility studies. He has managed and conducted investigations and developed feasibility studies and cleanup action plans for wood-treating facilities, pesticide sites, metallurgical mine and mills sites, chlorinated-solvent sites, solid waste sites, refineries, petroleum-contaminated sites, dry cleaning facilities, and other hazardous waste sites. Mr. Hughes currently is the program manager for multiple large investigations and remedial designs supporting remediation of basin-wide impacts related to historical mining operations in northern Idaho. He has extensive knowledge of field data collection techniques for soil, soil vapor, groundwater, and sediment. He has in-depth knowledge of Washington and Oregon environmental regulations and experience in negotiation with state and federal agencies. Mr. Hughes has successfully negotiated, with oversight agencies, focused and cost-effective approaches to site investigation, risk assessment, and remedy selection that have resulted in significant client benefits while meeting regulatory requirements.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geology, University of Washington

 

Licenses

Registered Geologist: Oregon, No. G1928
Licensed Geologist: Washington, No. 2498
Professional Geologist: Idaho, No. PGL-1437

Certifications

40-Hour Hazardous Waste Operation Training
Hazardous Waste Management and Supervision
Lockout/Tagout and Confined Space Recognition
First Aid/CPR Training

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