sediment assessment and remediation
MGP site remediation
M.S., Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, 1984
B.S., Chemical Engineering, Michigan State University, 1980
Susan Hill, P.E.
Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Public Health,
Ms. Hill, a principal environmental engineer based in Chicago, Illinois, focuses on the investigation and remediation of sediment mega sites. She has worked extensively with large PRP groups within the CERCLA program.
Over her more than 25-year career, she has become a recognized leader in the development of remedial approaches for waterways with contaminated sediments and associated floodplain soils. She has served as project manager for the feasibility study of one of the largest contaminated sediment sites in the U.S., at Onondaga Lake in upstate New York. She is presently serving as the RI/FS project manager for the Berry’s Creek Study Area (BCSA) Superfund site, a 12-square mile watershed in the New Jersey Meadowlands. Ms. Hill is also providing strategic consulting services on the Newtown Creek sediment Superfund site in New York City.
Ms. Hill’s career experience also includes serving as project manager and/or technical lead for remediation programs at over 15 major NPL sites, including several large chlorinated solvent sites and more than 50 manufactured gas plant (MGP) sites throughout the country.
Ms. Hill is an active member and local leader of several professional organizations, including the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Illinois where she served as a Senior Vice President and a member of the Board of Directors. She chaired the Illinois Engineering Excellence awards program for ACEC. She is also affiliated with the Industrial Water, Waste and Sewage Group (IWWSG), the Illinois Society of Professional Engineers (ISPE), the Water Environment Federation, and the Illinois Water Environment Association.