The Utica and Marcellus shales have bullish futures and could reverse the traditional flow of natural gas from south to north and generate instead new east-to-west traffic in the future, says Bentek Energy of Houston.
“We are proud to have NEW SOUTH on board as one of our newest partners. This partnership will provide wetlands engineers a new tool to use when needed on projects across North America.” Jim Alexander – Senior Director Ducks Unlimited
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Oct. 28, 2013 – One of Ducks Unlimited’s (DU) newest partners, NEW SOUTH Access and Environmental Solutions, offers on-the-ground wetland projects even more protection. NEW SOUTH is the world’s leading environmental access company creating safe right-of-ways to environmentally sensitive areas.
“Without EarthSafe and emtek, we would not have been able to build this project. The marshy conditions and high water in the Bear Creek marsh area were such that we were unable even to walk more than a few yards into it. Our predicament was that we needed to not only traverse its entire 1.6-mile ... American Transmission Company
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Stacking Mats can cause irreparable damage in a wetland. They can create canals, increase potential for flooding, and can easily damage a wildlife habitat. This can result in fines and penalties from regulatory agencies, and can diminish the company’s public image.
Barge project connects Dixon, Illinois to an island in the Rock River to replace two lattice transmission structures with single pole structures. NEW SOUTH Access & Environmental Solutions lays mats across the sectional spud barges to distribute the weight of the equipment, providing a temporary causeway for utility crews to replace transmission structures.
A “must read” from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture…”Timber Mats: Potential conduits of invasives”. All wood mats are not the same. Call NEW SOUTH to find out which wood mat is the best solution on the market…. (866) 922-6287 (MATS).
NEW SOUTH offers informative workshops that can be used as “Lunch and Learn” sessions for the energy industry. These sessions are designed to educate the industry on best management practices for crossing wetlands and sensitive job sites and surfaces with heavy equipment during energy and construction projects.