Robert E. Smith
Robert E. (Bob) Smith obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Professional Studies from Arkansas Tech University in Russellville, AR. Mr. Smith has more than 30 years of experience in the environmental services field and has been a part of EEG's professional staff since 1998. Prior to joining EEG, he provided private, on-site environmental consulting services for a Portuguese firm involved in various long term remediation efforts at United States Air Force facilities in the Azores, Portugal. Mr. Smith served as President of AmeriTech Environmental Services in South Portland, Maine and was responsible for acquisition and management of all remediation projects ranging from Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) studies to asbestos and lead based paint abatement and Underground Storage Tank (UST) remediation.
Mr. Smith was heavily involved with the USEPA Alternate Asbestos Control Method Study conducted by USEPA at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas. The purpose of this study was to determine if modified demolition practices could be used to demolish buildings with certain types of asbestos containing materials left in place. The study focused on site safety, environmental impact, and economic feasibility.
As Vice President, Mr. Smith is responsible for the management of EEG's field services and for the development of plans and specifications for remediation efforts. Bob is a highly qualified expert in the field of asbestos and lead consulting and has been strategically involved in numerous underground storage tank (UST) remediation projects throughout the United States and abroad. In addition, Mr. Smith has been responsible for the development and implementation of Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Programs to manage existing environmental hazards in client facilities.