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About Us

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The FGS Group is a full service professional environmental engineering, remediation, and waste management company that is headquartered in Tampa, Florida. FGS also has regional office locations in Jacksonville, Tallahassee, and Orlando, Florida.
With over 150 years of combined experience in the ownership of the company, and an experienced and dedicated staff of engineers, geologists, technicians, and construction personnel, as well as experienced subcontractors, FGS provides its’ clients with true turn-key capability in the engineering design and construction phases of environmental remediation. In addition, FGS has recently formed a new Industrial Waste Division to serve the waste management and emergency response needs of our industrial and utility client base.
In summary, our long term track record of success is based on the combined experience of our owners and senior managers. For over 24 years The FGS Group has been an innovator in the environmental cleanup industry, utilizing a unique approach of handling our client’s needs, and acting as a partner with our clients to improve the value of their assets as well as decrease their liabilities. Our full service capabilities ensure streamlined project results since all phases of each project are conducted in house allowing for a seamless transition from phase to phase until project completion. This internal management plan and methodology has led to an excellent performance rating by both the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) as well as our private clients. Our commitment to each client is to bring our full service company resources to bear to successfully complete each project such that they will come to know us as not just a consultant or contractor, but as a valuable business partner.

MISSION STATEMENT

The FGS Group is a full service environmental engineering, remediation, and waste management business. Our goal is to provide the highest level of service in a highly principled, professional manner. We strive as a company to create a synergistic culture built on long term trust between ownership and employees and our clients. Our core values include the following:

• Providing excellent customer service
• Taking care of our employees at all levels
• Reinvesting in the company to create long term stability
• Giving back to the community
• Promoting internal entrepreneurial spirit

OUR HISTORY

Florida Groundwater Services, Inc. (FGS) was founded in April 1989. The company’s focus is environmental engineering, construction, and waste management specializing in contaminated soil and groundwater assessment, engineering design, and remediation. In addition, through strategic acquisitions, FGS has added commercial and residential fence installation and industrial waste services to its’ existing service areas.
In 1991 Florida Remediation Services, Inc. (FRS) was founded as an affiliate of FGS. FRS provided turn-key environmental construction and remediation associated with petroleum and non-petroleum contamination, and hazardous waste.

In 2007, FGS was merged into FRS Environmental Remediation, d.b.a. The FGS Group.

Also, in 2007, a Tampa based fence company with a long history of providing quality fencing, West Florida Fence, was acquired and merged into FRS Environmental Remediation, Inc., d.b.a The FGS Group.

WHAT WE DO AND HOW WE DO IT

Petroleum, solvent and hazardous waste remediation (both public and private sector) have been the backbone of our project load since the company’s inception. FGS has maintained a core group of key employees for many years which has enabled FGS to provide continuity on projects throughout all project phases. We employ some of the most experienced personnel in the field of environmental assessment and remediation, and waste management. The end result for our clients is having experienced, professional personnel working to solve their environmental problems.
Our other service capabilities consist of most anything environmentally related, including plant decommissioning and demolition, tank cleaning, OSHA training, waste transportation and disposal, vacuum trucks services, confined space entry, demolition, and fence installation.
We currently employ over 40 people throughout the State in our Tampa headquarters and our strategically located regional offices. From our beginning in 1989, FGS has been a Florida owned and operated firm capable of working throughout the State to meet our clients’ needs and demands. In our 24 years of operation, FGS has completed thousands of projects in the areas of contamination assessment and remediation, UST management, and waste management from Miami to Pensacola. We have been praised by regulatory agencies and our clients for our can-do attitude and our aggressive technical approach focused on obtaining site closures in the most cost effective manner possible. The following attributes summarize our ability to meet your business needs and project requirements:

• Experienced staff with all of the required professional registrations and licenses.
• Over 150 years of combined experience in our ownership group.
• Turn-key management of all aspects of each project from assessment through remediation and eventually to site closure.
• Proven knowledge of hydro-geological conditions throughout Florida, which helps streamline both assessments and remedial strategies for better technical execution.
• Ability to respond to incidents within 5 hours to any site in Florida.
• Established working relationships with FDEP/Local Program site managers.
• A proven management system that keeps sites progressing towards closure.
• A very successful track record executing projects with our selected subcontractor team.

Tampa Location

120 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33603
Phone: (813) 623-1557 x237
Fax: (813) 623-6320

Jacksonville Location

11615-100 Columbia Park Drive E.
Jacksonville, Fl 32258
Phone: (904) 268-4119
Fax: (904) 268-4161

Tallahassee Location

3163-2 Eliza Road
Tallahassee, Fl 32308
Phone: (850) 504-1300
Fax: (850) 504-1302