Owners of an Abandoned Sugar Factory in Colorado Save Millions in Demo Work

Open-air demolition process reduces price tag by more than 50% For five years, Schafer conducted extensive research and worked a complex series of proposals with the Colorado Dept. of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE). Several abatement and demolition firms bid on the project, intending to use traditional methods, fully containing the structure in poly sheeting…


Project Profile: ESA Clears the Way for Stapleton Redevelopment Completion

GRADING AND EXCAVATION CONTRACTOR MAGAZINE From the November-December 2016 issue Paula Black • November 3, 2016 The more-than-$200-million Stapleton Redevelopment project near Denver is still underway of its transformation from an international airport, to a thriving residential and mixed-use community. While many local organizations and businesses have come together over the ongoing, 16-year project, Earth…

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ESA Teams Up with the Government, Community, and Private Enterprise to Improve the City of Lakewood, CO

Working in collaboration with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Brinkmann Constructors, SJR Environmental Consulting and Earth Services & Abatement, Inc. transformed a polluted parcel of Lakewood property into a productive new land use.  When one of the first Target stores in the United States opened in Lakewood, Colorado in 1966, the entire…


From polluted to productive

An asbestos-riddled former Target store is transformed into a beautiful housing property in Lakewood, Colorado, through a public-private partnership. BY MARY ROSS Brinkmann finally turned to a Commerce City, Colorado, firm that founded its professional reputation on asbestos abatement in 1982. Earth Services & Abatement Inc. (ESA) would tackle the critical job of abating the…

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Denver Transit Partners Calls on Earth Services & Abatement Inc. for Work on Colorado’s Largest Mass Transit Project to Date

“You name it, we found it,” said ESA President Kory Mitchell, referring to tainted soil, asbestos, abandoned landfills and other unsafe construction obstacles the company encountered and corrected during its five-year, $16.7 million contract for environmental remediation and demolition services on Eagle P3, a multi-billion Denver transit project ranked as the largest such venture in…


Prepping the Stapleton Redevelopment Site

The more than $200 million environmental remediation project as part of the Stapleton redevelopment is nearly complete. It is a transformation from an international airport to a thriving residential and mixed-use community. Many local organizations and businesses have come together over the ongoing 18-year project, including Earth Services & Abatement, which has maintained a working presence in Stapleton, completing multiple phases since the project’s early…

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How a Denver development took flight

The Stapleton Redevelopment project near Denver—a 16-year, $200-million endeavor—is still undergoing its transformation from an international airport to a thriving residential and mixed-use community. As the Colorado project progresses, final phases of asbestos abatement, demolition, and soil remediation are well underway. Read the Article in The Construction Specifier, July 14, 2016: How a Denver Development Took Flight