Compliance Program Projects and Support, Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma, AZ.

For this task order, GCE provided Integrated Contingency Plan (ICP) and Spill Prevention Control Countermeasures (SPCC) Plan support, performed a concrete recycling pilot study, and provided compliance support for the Air Program and Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), Section 313 Toxic Release Inventory (TRI).

The purpose of this project was to provide consultation and technical support for various environmental programs and activities at MCAS Yuma, AZ; Camp Billy Machen, CA; Barry Goldwater Range, AZ; and the Chocolate Mountain Aerial Gunnery Range, CA. The project was conducted under four different work elements at all four MCAS Yuma facilities.

  • The first work element included developing an Integrated Contingency Plan (ICP) and Spill Prevention, Control, Countermeasures (SPCC) Plan for MCAS Yuma, Camp Billy Machen, and the Barry Goldwater Range.
  • The second work element was to conduct a pilot study to recycle approximately 7,000 cubic yards of discarded concrete and masonry materials into reusable crushed miscellaneous base material for construction projects. Asbestos containing pipe was segregated and properly disposed of prior to crushing the rest of the discarded materials.
  • The third work element was to provide Air Program Support, Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) Support, and Section 313 Toxic Release (TRI) Compliance Support to the MCAS Yuma Air Program manager to ensure compliance with the Clean Air Act at MCAS Yuma. Barry Goldwater Range, and the Chocolate Mountain Aerial Gunnery Range.
  • The fourth work element was to prepare a Solid Waste Management Plan to fulfill the requirements of the Marine Corps Order 5090.2A for Hazardous and Solid Waste Compliance.