HARRISBURG, PA – As a licensed Professional Geologist, Mr. Richard (Rich) Mance has more than 20 years of experience dealing with regulatory and technical issues associated with environmental projects. He is responsible for managing the daily operations of industrial hygiene staff, including technical and contractual oversight. Mr. Mance ensures that all work is completed in accordance with governing regulations, project-specific Scopes of Work, and applicable industry standards with an emphasis on technical quality and cost/schedule control.
Mr. Mance has experience with management and oversight of site characterization investigations; Phase II Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) soil and groundwater investigations; sampling of soils, surface water, sediments, and groundwater; and overseeing the drilling of borings and installation of monitoring wells. He is responsible for preparing scope and fee proposals for single and multitask projects, managing the budgets for these projects, and reviewing subcontractor invoices and project invoices for each phase of the projects.
Mr. Mance earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from The University of Pittsburgh, and is a registered Professional Geologist in Pennsylvania.
Now in its 49th year, Skelly and Loy is an engineering-environmental consulting firm serving public and private sector clients from six Mid-Atlantic offices. Our services include civil, environmental, and mining engineering and permitting activities; National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) compliance studies; natural resource management and protection; hazardous waste and industrial hygiene studies and remediation planning; and cultural resource studies and documentation.