Environmental Services

Contract Number: GS-00F-0032M
Contract Period:  February 1, 2002 through January 31, 2022

Michael Baker’s Environmental Services SINs offer agencies intelligent solutions to their environmental challenges; solutions that positively impact the bottom line, while reducing risk and future environmental liabilities. Now more than ever, clients require process improvement and innovative programmatic solutions in addition to technical solutions. Michael Baker routinely provides complete environmental life cycle services, in part or whole, from permitting for new infrastructure to performance-based contracting.

Services include:

  • Cultural Resources
  • Environmental Engineering, Investigation and Restoration
  • Environmental Permitting & NEPA Support
  • Environmental Program Management
  • Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Health, Safety and Environmental
  • Multi-Media Compliance
  • Natural Resources
  • Petroleum Storage Tank Management
Time and material (T&M) or firm fixed price (FFP) orders for Environmental Services can be placed directly with Michael Baker by using approved labor categories and ceiling rates.  Discounted rates may be offered on individual task orders or under blanket purchase agreements (BPA).  The Environmental Services SINs under Michael Baker’s Professional Services Schedule (PSS) Contract can be used by federal agencies and authorized organizations for domestic and overseas initiatives.
Special Item Numbers (SINs) awarded to Michael Baker under PSS SIN Series 899 include:
  • 899-1/RC: Environmental Consulting Services
  • 899-7/RC: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Services
  • 899-8/RC: Remediation and Reclamation Services

Note:  The RC after any SIN means that it may be used for GSA’s Disaster Recovery Program where appropriate.

specific SIN descriptions

SIN 899-1/RC – Environmental Consulting Services
The services include, but are not limited to: Planning and Documentation Services for the development, planning, facilitation, coordination, and documentation of and/or for environmental initiatives (or mandates such as Executive Order 13423) in areas of chemical, radiological, and/or hazardous materials; ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) and sustainable performance measure development; Environmental Assessment (EA) and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) preparation under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA); Endangered species, wetland, watershed, and other natural resource management plans; Archeological and/or cultural resource management plans; Environmental program and project management; Environmental regulation development; Economic, technical and/or risk analysis; other environmentally related studies and/or consultations; Homeland Security solutions that include Biochemical protection; Crime prevention through environmental design surveys (CPTED); Economical, technical and/or risk analysis; Identification and mitigation of threats inclusive of protective measures to mitigate the threats; and Vulnerability assessments. Compliance Services such as review, audit, and implementation/management of EMS and other compliance and contingency plans and performance measures; Permitting; Spill prevention/control and countermeasure plans; Pollution prevention surveys; and Community Right to-Know Act reporting. Advisory Services for ongoing advice and assistance with data and information in support of agency environmental programs involving areas such as Hazardous material spills; Material safety data sheets (MSDS), Biological/medical data sheets; Information hotlines; Poison control hotlines; Environmental regulations and environmental policy/procedure updates; Management, furnishing, or inventory of MSDS. Waste Management Consulting Services to provide guidance in support of waste-related data collection, feasibility studies and risk analyses; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act/Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (RCRA/CERCLA) site investigations; Hazardous and/or non-hazardous exposure assessments; Waste characterization and source reduction studies; Review and recommendation of waste tracking or handling systems; Waste management plans and/or surveys; Waste minimization/pollution prevention initiatives; and Review of technologies and processes impacting waste management.

SIN 899-7/RC – Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Services
Provides GIS services in support of environmental programs. Services include, but are not limited to: Creation/enforcement of environmental legislation; Cultural resource GIS (CRGIS); Environmental cost assessment; Environmental impact analyses; Environmental regulatory compliance; Groundwater monitoring; Growth forecast modeling; Habitat conservation plans; Habitat modeling; Image analysis support for emergency response; Mapping, Cartography and Mashups (e.g., combining data from more than one source into a single integrated tool); Migration pattern analysis; Natural resource planning; Remote sensing for environmental studies; Terrestrial, marine, and/or atmospheric measuring/management; Vegetation mapping; and Watershed characterization for mitigation planning. Note: The services offered under this SIN shall NOT include construction and architect-engineering services as set forth in FAR Part 36, including surveying and mapping services as defined under the Brooks Act of 1972 (Public Law 92-582, 40 U.S. 1102 et seq.).
SIN 899-8/RC – Remediation and Reclamation Services
Remediation services include, but are not limited to: Excavation, removal and disposal of hazardous waste; Site preparation, characterization, field investigation, conservation and closures; Wetland restoration; Emergency response clean up (ERC); Underground storage tank/above-ground storage tank (UST/AST) removal; Air monitoring; Soil vapor extraction; Stabilization/solidification, bio-venting, carbon absorption, reactive walls, containment, monitoring and/or reduction of hazardous waste sites, as well as unexploded ordnance removal; Remediation-related laboratory testing (e.g., biological, chemical, physical, pollution and soil testing). Reclamation services include, but are not limited to: Land (e.g., creating new land from sea or riverbeds and/or restoring areas to a more natural state, such as after pollution, desertification, or salination have made it unusable); and Water and refrigerant reclamation. Note: Services offered under this SIN shall NOT include any remediation / transportation / disposal of radioactive waste, asbestos and/or paint abatement, radon mitigation, construction and architect-engineer services as set forth in FAR Part 36 (including construction, alteration or repair of buildings, structures, or other real property). Disposal services performed under SIN must be ancillary to remediation services performed. This SIN does not include Davis-Bacon Act work as described in Federal Acquisition Regulation Subpart 22.4. Ordering Contracting Officers utilizing this SIN for environmental remediation projects/support must ensure the work being required is not covered by the Davis-Bacon Act prior to issuing a Request for Quotes (RFQ). Ordering Contracting Officers are advised to consult with the Department of Labor and/or their Ordering Agency Labor advisor (if applicable). Additionally, Ordering Contracting Officers should review the DOL Field Operations Handbook and the Davis-Bacon Desktop Guide, which are excellent online resources for researching whether the Davis-Bacon Act applies to a specific environmental remediation project
Extensive information on the GSA Schedules is available at the following sites:
www.gsa.gov – GSA’s Home Site for all GSA Schedule Contracts
www.gsaadvantage.gov – GSA’s Ordering Site
www.gsaelibrary.gsa.gov – GSA’s library of all GSA Schedule Contracts
https://www.gsa.gov/acquisition/products-services/professional-services/professional-services-schedule-pss - GSA’s Specific Professional Services Schedule (PSS) site


Terry McAllister, CSCM
Contract Administration Manager
(918) 279-6381