October 19, 2017

Sustainability

VISION STATEMENT:  Sci-Tek Consultants, Inc. conducts business in a socially responsible and ethical manner, cultivates an environmentally responsible workplace, and applies our core values in a manner which creates healthy and sustainable solutions for our stakeholders, local communities, and the environment.

We recognize the importance of sustainability in our community and are taking steps to consider the social, economic, and environmental impacts of the daily decisions we make as both a business and as individuals. We recently formed the Sci-Tek Sustainability Committee comprised of a diverse group of staff including engineers, scientists, and human resource and marketing professionals in both our Pittsburgh and Philadelphia offices.

Sci-Tek has provided sustainable solutions for our clients in the education, housing, water and sewer, and transportation industries. Specifically, in the water and sewer industry, Sci-Tek has been contributing to solutions related to regional wet weather issues though preliminary planning, design, and construction projects.   We have been involved with projects in several neighborhoods within the City of Pittsburgh limits including Uptown, Oakland, Shadyside, Squirrel Hill, Garfield, Polish Hill, Beechview, the North Side, and the South Side. We are proud members of the following organizations:

Sustainability Related Projects

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UPTOWN ECOINNOVATION DISTRICT PLAN

City of Pittsburgh

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HILLCREST GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT

Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority

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GREEN STORMWATER INFRASTRUCTURE (GSI)

Philadelphia Water Department

SUSTAINABILITY UPDATES

On January 1st, Sci-Tek kicked off its first-year participation in the Sustainable Pittsburgh Challenge. The Sustainable Pittsburgh Challenge is a friendly, yearlong competition for businesses, nonprofits, universities, K-12 schools, and municipalities in southwestern Pennsylvania to track and measure improvements in energy, water, waste, transportation and other sustainability activities. 


Sci-Tek was a proud sponsor of the 2017 Sustainability Conference - Engineering a Sustainable Economy: Innovating Solutions for the 21st Century. Read Jason Baguet's conference wrap-up.


Jason Baguet has joined the Sustainability Committee of the Pittsburgh Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers. The committee's mission is to highlight and advance the principles of sustainable design of civil engineering works within the Pittsburgh region.


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SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE

JASON BAGUET, P.E.
Sustainability Coordinator
jbaguet@scitekanswers.com

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ADAM FISCUS
Civil Designer
Pittsburgh

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DAVID WILCOTS, P.G.
Senior Geologist
Philadelphia

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JESICA SACK
Environmental Scientist
Philadelphia

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SARAH MILLER
Marketing Coordinator
Pittsburgh

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THOMAS HALLIWELL, P.E.
Senior Civil Engineer
Philadelphia

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VERONICA TORAN
Vice President of Finance and Administration
Pittsburgh