2014 OSHA Training

Linebach Funkhouser, Inc. (LFI) completed its annual 8-hour refresher course of OSHA Standard 1910.120 on November 7, 2014. In addition to current and previous LFI staff, attendees included professionals from industry, government, and contractors. A total of 34 persons attended the day long training session, which LFI has offered annually since 2002. The purpose of…

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Linebach Funkhouser, Inc. Awarded On-Call Environmental Services Contract for Louisville International Airport & Bowman Field Airport

By Bill Johnston, PG Linebach Funkhouser, Inc. (LFI) was awarded the On-Call Environmental Services Contract by the Louisville Regional Airport Authority (LRAA) on October 16, 2014. LFI will provide various specialized environmental services related to construction projects and regulatory compliance issues associated with the operation of Louisville’s International Airport and Bowman Field Airport. Services will…

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The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s upcoming 12th Annual Kentucky Environmental Conference on Feb. 20-21 in Lexington, KY

The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s upcoming 12th Annual Kentucky Environmental Conference on Feb. 20-21 in Lexington, KY will include two presentations by Linebach Funkhouser, Inc. (LFI) personnel.  On February 21st, Bill Johnston, Principal Geologist, will speak on Soil and Groundwater Remediation Issues and Case Studies. Also on the 21st, Roy Funkhouser, Principal, is teamed with…

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A Happy Ending at KY Landfill

By Mary Jo Harrod In 1962, the city of Middlesboro granted a household garbage franchise to Roy Shoffner and Sam Mars to operate a landfill in Happy Hollow, a narrow valley of 14 acres. Though the city made garbage pickup mandatory, illegal burning and dumping were constant problems at Happy Hollow. Bulldozers covered garbage and…

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In-Situ Remediation

By Bill Johnston, PG Linebach Funkhouser, Inc. (LFI) personnel performed permanent closure, assessment and corrective action activities on (UST) systems at a former retail petroleum facility located in Louisville, KY. Three gasoline/diesel USTs were removed from the subject site in 1997.  During the removal of the USTs, a large amount separate phase product was observed…

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