Tag Archives: eMSE Berm

EnCAP-IT’s safeBERM® solutions is Awarded Eleventh Patent

RICHMOND, Va., December 4, 2018 – EnCAP-IT is pleased to announce that today, the eleventh patent was issued to EnCAP-IT (Patent No. 10,145,079) entitled, Berm and Method of Manufacturing a Berm from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for the core technology behind its state-of-the-art safeBERM® solutions.

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EnCAP-IT®, will be delivering a presentation at the 47th annual Environmental Show of the South, May 16-18, 2018.

John P. Swenson and Jeffrey T. Crate P. G. (Waste Resource Services), will be attending the 47th annual Environmental Show of the South Conference this year. The Environmental Show of the South is the largest and most comprehensive environmental conference and tradeshow in the region, with a goal of providing high-quality, low-cost environmental training as well as updates on government/industry developments and trends. It will be held May 16-18, 2018 at the Chattanooga Convention Center.

EnCAP-IT is excited to present our CCR Management System featured in the national publication, Geosynthetics Magazine. The article, entitled “Using geosynthetics for macroencapsulation for CCR on-site clean closure,” was published in the August 2017 edition of Geosynthetics Magazine.

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The presentation is entitled:

“Beyond Cap-in-Place: CCR On-Site Clean Closure using Macroencapsulation”

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EnCAP-IT is presenting and exhibiting at the Spring Conference, May 8 – 10, 2018

EnCAP-IT is presenting and exhibiting at South Carolina SWANA Chapter’s Spring Conference, May 8 – 10, 2018.

Being held at:

Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club
70 Tanglewood Drive,
Pawleys Island, SC 29585

Come by and see us!

PRESENTATION: Tuesday, May 8 from 12:30-1:00 PM,

“Macroencapsulation: The New Norm for Improving Safety While Increasing Landfill Capacity”

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Berm Material Management

EnCAP-IT, Beneficial Soil Solutions, and Hilltop Enterprises Announce Strategic Partnership

RICHMOND, Va., November 16, 2017 – EnCAP-IT, Beneficial Soil Solutions and Hilltop Enterprises today announced a strategic partnership, which was formed to deliver safeBERM® solutions to various landfills, industrial sites, land developers and other sites that require environmental protection readiness throughout the Northeast.  The entity will operate as Berm Material Management.

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EnCAP-IT® Joins Forces with Doswell Strategic Consulting Services, LLC

Richmond, Va., (September 27, 2017) – EnCAP-IT is partnering with Doswell Strategic Consulting Services to promote environmentally friendly and lasting solutions for the utility industry.

Their joint efforts will provide a variety of patented methods for cost effective coal combustion residual (CCR) that protects the environment in ways far superior to other methods. EnCAP-IT’s Macroencapsulation Method provides the basis for CCR closure, storage expansion, site retrofit, and beneficial reuse.

“Expanding our areas of expertise to extend our reach in the utility market is a natural progression for EnCAP-IT. Mary has a proven record of delivering innovative and complex solutions to the energy sector. Under Mary’s direction, EnCAP-IT can provide much needed solutions to this sector,” said John Swenson, managing partner of EnCAP-IT.

“I believe EnCAP-IT’s innovative solutions take CCR management in a new direction. EnCAP-IT provides a strategy that leap frogs current, highly contentious CCR management plans and provides utilities with solutions that can bring consensus among all stakeholders,” added Mary Doswell, principal of Doswell Strategic Consulting Services.

By leveraging their combined knowledge and resources, the partnership will help all stakeholders streamline the entire process of developing responsible long-term strategies for CCR Management.

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EnCAP-IT®, will be delivering a presentation at the ISWA World Congress / SWANA WASTECON Conference to be held September 25-27, 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland.

John P. Swenson and Jeffrey T. Crate P. G. (Waste Resource Services), will be attending the ISWA World Congress / SWANA WASTECON Conference this year. The World Congress is the biggest annual event organized by the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA). This year WASTECON® co-locates with ISWA’s World Congress to offer two exciting international events in one location, September 25–27 2017, in Baltimore, Maryland

EnCAP-IT is excited to present our encapsulated mechanically stabilized earthen (eMSE) berm system design, safeBERM®. By integrating macroencapsulation, proactive liquids management, flattening out the exterior slope, and providing easy access the safeBERM® system provides protective features unmatched in today’s market.

The presentation is entitled:

Macroencapsulation: The New Norm for Improving Safety and Increasing Landfill Capacity

Following the presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Significantly increase capacity within the existing facility footprint, while simultaneously improving slope stability and safety
  • Maximize the use of available facility property where lateral expansion is infeasible, while simultaneously reducing the overall facility cost per unit capacity disposal
  • Maximize the use of revenue-generating beneficial use materials, or create new revenue markets/maximize recycling—beneficial use of non-traditional materials (Could offset the costs of valuable expansion/construction)

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