Expertise: Environmental Due Diligence

The solid waste industry is constantly evolving through consolidations, swaps, mergers, and acquisitions. As seasoned experts in the solid waste industry, Smith Gardner, Inc. provides a variety of specialty services associated with the vital elements of a successful transfer of ownership.

These tasks begin with Phase I Environmental Site Assessments; detailed site and agency file reviews; and site inspections. These inspections are then converted to input for the financial pro forma models used to analyze the projected economics, including:

  • Siting criteria
  • Design requirements
  • Local approval process
  • Regulatory permit documentation
  • Property boundaries
  • Current site capacity
  • Soil balance
  • Future site expansion potential
  • Timeline
  • Construction
  • Site development & infrastructure
  • Closure
  • Post-closure
  • Financial assurance