Dragun Welcomes Summer Graduate Student

Posted by on May 3, 2016 in Press | 0 comments

Recent University of Windsor Graduate, Taryn Azzopardi, B.Sc. Environmental Science, will join the Dragun Corporation for the summer of 2016.  She will work under the close guidance of Christopher Paré, P. Geo., who has been with Dragun Corporation for more than 25 years. Ms. Azzopardi will return to school this fall at the University of Toronto where she will begin her graduate studies. Dragun’s Senior Vice President of Technical Operations, Jeffrey Bolin, M.S., said, “We...

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Dragun Corporation Continues Growth with New Engineer in Farmington Hills, Michigan, Office

Posted by on Dec 4, 2015 in Press |

Dragun Corporation is pleased to announce that Ms. Tracy L. Repp, M. Sc., has joined the company as an environmental engineer. Ms. Repp is a graduate of Michigan State University (M.S., Environmental Engineering), University of Toronto (M.Sc. Geosciences), and Lake Superior State University (B.S. Geosciences). Ms. Repp, a dual citizen of the United States and Canada, has nearly 10 years of combined environmental consulting experience in the US and Canada. More recently, she...

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Environmental Firm’s “Simple” Innovation Provides Real-Time Data

Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in Press | 0 comments

Farmington Hills, MI, November 13, 2014 – When groundwater is contaminated and a community’s drinking water is threatened, getting to a solution quickly is essential.  The critical task for the scientists and engineers is the remedial investigation (RI), that is, figuring out the subsurface geological and groundwater conditions and chemical distributions.  The RI must be thorough and complete before focusing on how to clean up the contamination.  RI’s take time and...

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Precedent-Setting, Federally-Funded, Remedial Investigation Begins at FUDS Site

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in Press |

Farmington Hills, MI, July 31, 2014 – The Department of Justice, in a precedent-setting move, agreed to pay 90 percent of the cost of a remedial investigation and feasibility study to develop a clean-up method for dealing with the trichloroethylene (TCE) contamination at a Formerly Used Defense Site (FUDS).  This investigation and feasibility study are estimated to cost $9.4 million, with the federal government paying 90 percent and current property owners paying the...

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TCE Investigation at the Former Schilling Air Force Base

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in Press |

Farmington Hills, MI, May 29, 2014 – As our work gets underway in Salina, Kansas, there has been plenty of news coverage. This Formerly Used Defense Site (FUDS) has wide spread Trichloroethylene (TCE) contamination that has the potential to impact the community’s drinking water supply. Dragun Corporation assisted “The Entities” in Salina in gaining control of this project (previously run by the US Army Corps of Engineers) while keeping the Federal Government in the role of...

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Michigan Environmental Firm Teams with a Kansas Community

Posted by on Dec 12, 2013 in Press |

Farmington Hills, MI, December 12, 2013 – The city of Salina, KS, faced a major groundwater pollution issue. Originating from a former Strategic Air Command base, it posed the threat of tens-of-millions of dollars in remediation and possible future health issues for the citizens of Salina. The Dragun Corporation, with its global reputation for environmental expertise, was selected to peer review and analyze more than a decade of reports and provide a complete understanding...

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