AquAeTer News
Dec 17, 2014, 10:52 AM
Dr. Paul Marotta went through his hooding ceremony last Friday, December 14th. Dr. Marotta received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee Space Institute.
Jul 28, 2014, 9:16 AM
Pam Hoover recently presented a presentation on the Clean Water Act to the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) at Ft. Campbell, Kentucky. Her discussion was on the background of the Clean Water Act and how it is interpreted in today’s permit world. Pam was awarded with a 101st Airborne Division coin. Pick up a copy of her presentation from the papers and presentations list on the resources page of our website If you have questions or need assistance please call Pam at (615) 373-8532 or contact her by email at
Jul 20, 2014, 2:34 PM
Dr. James H. Clarke, Technical Director of Environmental Forensics for AquAeTer, and professor of the practice of civil and environmental engineering at Vanderbilt University has been elected to the executive committee of the American Nuclear Society’s Decommissioning, Decontamination and Reutilization Division (DD&R). His three-year term began June 30, 2011.
Jun 2, 2014, 9:14 AM
This year, Cindy and I decided to take on the challenge of hiking approximately 72 miles of the Appalachian Trail through the Smokey Mountains. We are breaking our hike into two separate trips. Here is our account from the first trip we took in May.
Apr 18, 2014, 9:38 AM
AquAeTer is pleased to announce that, on Jan. 3rd, the Journal of Cleaner Production electronically published the article “Life Cycle Assessment of ACQ-Treated Lumber with Comparison to Wood Plastic Composite Decking” by Christopher A. Bolin and Stephen T. Smith, P.E. You may purchase the online version by clicking here or contact AquAeTer for print copies when they become available. We thank all involved in the production and publication of this LCA.
Apr 18, 2014, 9:19 AM
Mike Corn, President of AquAeTer, has been elected for the 2011 year to be the Secretary of the Board of the HRWA. The association provides technical input, community involvement, and public oversight of activities that impact the Harpeth River. The River, 125 miles long with over 1000 miles of tributaries, meanders through agricultural, forested and suburban areas of six counties in the greater Nashville region until it joins the Cumberland River. The Harpeth River watershed is the area of land (870 square miles) which drains into the Harpeth River. The Harpeth is one of the unique freshwater river systems of the Southeast which contain a greater variety of aquatic life than anywhere else in the world. Mike is also the Technical Advisor to the Association on water quality issues and regulations that both positively and negatively impact the health of the River.
Apr 18, 2014, 9:17 AM
AquAeTer was awarded a contract by Greenfield Multistate Environmental Trust to provide environmental monitoring and reporting services to nine former Tronox/Kerr-McGee wood treating sites located in Illinois, Indiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Texas. AquAeTer has a long history of environmental permitting and remediation at each of these sites, several of which were operating treatment plants when AquAeTer first became involved as the environmental consultant.