SHIELD ENVIRONMENTAL ASSOCIATES, INC.

NICOLE R. GALAVOTTI, PE

Mrs. Galavotti has accrued 20 years of experience in environmental engineering in both an industrial manufacturing setting and as a consultant. She was responsible for the environmental department at two industrial sites for International Paper as well as handling regulatory affairs and on-site compliance issues.

She is also familiar with multimedia permitting issues and real-world application of designs. She worked as an operator and engineer at a 1.2 MGD process/wastewater treatment plant.

Mrs. Galavotti leads the industrial compliance group for Shield including performing site visits and audits, file reviews, attending inspections, completing applications and negotiating violations with the appropriate agencies.

Home Office Address: 948 Floyd Drive, Lexington, KY 40505

Education:

B.S. Environmental Resources and Forest Engineering
College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse University, 1996

Registrations:

Professional Engineer - KY, TN, and WV
40-hour OSHA Site Health and Safety Training for Hazardous Workers
Plume Evaluation Training
8-Hour Site Supervisor Training
CPR And First Aid Training, American Red Cross

Affiliations:

Kentucky Society of Professional Engineers
National Society of Professional Engineers
American Industrial Hygiene Association

Project-Related Experience
 
Project Experience:
 
 

> Redesign and start up of a 1.2 MGD Process Water Treatment Plant, Towanda, PA (project scope $4MM).

 

 
> 1 MG Storm Water Conveyance and Basin Design, Towanda, PA (project scope $250M).
 
 
 

> Remediation of TPH-contaminated sites, Pilot Rock, OR (project scope $50M).

 

 

 

> Implementation of Title V Air Permit, Pilot Rock, OR.

 

 

 

> SPCC Plans for multiple manufacturing sites.

 

 

 

> Operation and closure of waste treatment ponds (6.6 and 32 acres), including eight groundwater monitoring wells, three creek sampling points, and waste fiber and process water sampling.

 

 

 

> Biological wastewater treatment system performance and utilization evaluation, Gainesville, GA.

 

 

 

> Design/Build of a 50,000 GPD Industrial Wastewater Pre-Treatment facility utilizing co-precipitation for metals removal, Hillsboro, OR (project scope $480M).

 

 

 

> Regulatory compliance reviews and audits for industry.
 
 
 
 
> Air, hazardous waste, wastewater, storm water, and drinking water permitting.

948 Floyd Drive, Lexington, KY 40505

(859) 294-5155

 

 

12600 Townepark Way, Louisville, KY 40243

(502) 493-0305