Oil and Gas

We apply our academic training, practical experience, and creative thinking to develop inventive technical and management solutions to the difficult problems. We apply our academic training, practical experience, and creative thinking to develop inventive technical and management solutions to the difficult problems.

Geosyntec is an industry-leading consulting firm that provides engineering, environmental, and project management services for domestic and international oil and gas clients in the upstream, midstream, and downstream markets. Our staff includes more than 1,200 engineering and scientific practitioners, many of whom are subject matter experts in their respective fields. Our professionals provide creative and effective solutions that address project challenges in the natural and built environments.

Upstream Oil and Gas

Geosyntec supports upstream oil and gas companies with onshore and offshore environmental, safety, risk analysis, and engineering support. For capital project development, we are experienced with environmental impact analysis, risk and safety reviews, site selection, planning, and permitting. We often assist with geotechnical and geohazard review work, perform baseline condition assessments, develop EHS&S management systems, water and wastewater solutions, provide air permitting/monitoring services, and develop waste management and minimization strategies. We are also experienced with providing due diligence and mergers and acquisitions assistance.

Midstream Oil and Gas

Geosyntec is a leading consulting firm in many midstream oil and gas service areas. We have one of the most experienced pipeline geotechnical hazard analysis teams in the world, a leading risk and hazard review team, and a large pool of environmental permitting experts who specialize in FERC and state regulations. Our site assessment and remediation team assists clients with spill response assessment, regulatory interaction, and remediation support. We perform due diligence, integrity management, air, waste, construction management, and many other environmental and engineering services. We work for many leading pipeline clients and are experienced with environmental, engineering, and risk and hazard analysis at inland and marine bulk storage facilities as well as separation and compression facilities.

Downstream Oil and Gas

Geosyntec has a long history supporting oil and gas clients at downstream facilities with environmental and engineering services. We have worked on some of the most challenging assessment and remediation projects in the world at downstream oil and gas sites. Our industry-leading technical teams understand the latest regulatory changes and technologies related to air, water, wastewater, risk management, sustainability, integrity management, and compliance. Geosyntec assists our clients with developing new technologies and tools to make better decisions and reduce liabilities. Our information management and environmental management teams help clients with developing and improving their environmental and regulatory compliance programs.

List of Services

  • Contaminated Site Assessment and Remediation
  • Environmental Planning and Permitting
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (Due Diligence, Transactional Advisory, Transition and Integration Support)
  • Air Quality Management and Air Pollution Control
  • Water and Natural Resources Management
  • Water and Wastewater System Planning, Engineering and Design
  • Waste Management System Planning, Engineering and Design (Solid, Industrial and Hazardous Waste Disposal Facilities)
  • Civil Site and Geotechnical Engineering
  • Construction Management Services
  • Geohazard Evaluation and Risk Mitigation
  • Structure and Fluid Analysis, Modeling and Engineering
  • Facility Hazards Identification, Modeling and Risk Management

Representative Clients

  • Anadarko
  • Apache
  • Dominion
  • Total
  • TransCanada

Lead Consultants

  • Jane Besch
    Jane Besch is a Principal Engineer based in California with more than 25 years of experience focused on environmental health and safety (EH&S). Her primary technical expertise includes EH&S ...
  • Peter Zeeb, Ph.D., P.G., LSP
    Peter Zeeb is a Senior Principal Hydrogeologist based in Massachusetts with more than 20 years of experience focused on investigation and remediation strategy at some of the most challenging sites ...
  • Michael Houlihan, P.E.
    Michael Houlihan is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Maryland with more than 30 years of experience focused on industrial and municipal waste management, waste containment system design, geotec ...
  • Tom Peel, Ph.D.
    Tom Peel is a Senior Principal based in Florida with more than 20 years of experience focused on environmental science and engineering including the development of regulatory and risk-based strateg ...
  • Brent Miller, P.E.
    Brent Miller is a Senior Principal Chemical Engineer based in Washington with more than 24 years of consulting and industry experience focused on the evaluation, design, construction, operation, an ...
  • Anica Haynes
    Anica Haynes is a Senior Environmental Engineer based in Louisiana and with more than 15 years of experience focused on diverse technical and project management experience in environmental consulti ...
  • Michael McKibben, P.G.
    Michael McKibben is a Senior Principal Geologist based in Georgia with more than 30 years of experience focused on successful project, program, and organizational management. He has extensive exper ...
  • Brandon Mogan, P.E., LEED AP
    Brandon Mogan is a Principal Civil and Environmental Engineer based in South Carolina focused on air permitting and compliance for the industrial manufacturing, transportation, solid waste manageme ...
  • Thomas Bristol
    Thomas Bristol is a Principal Engineer based in South Carolina with more than 17 years of experience in environmental consulting focused in the areas of environmental regulatory compliance; ecology ...
  • Eric Kovich, P.E.
    Eric Kovich is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Florida with more than 20 years of professional experience focused in the areas of Health, Safety, Security, and Environment (HSSE) regulatory co ...
  • Chuck Whisman, P.E.
    Chuck Whisman is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Pennsylvania with more than 23 years of professional experience focused in the areas of soil and groundwater assessment/remediation, system opt ...
Geosyntec Consultants
Geosyntec is a specialized consulting and engineering firm that works with private and public sector clients to address new ventures and complex problems involving our environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure.

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