ORION offers these service areas:

Property Transactions

We have supported hundreds of successful merger/acquisition and divestiture projects regionally, nationally, and in several other nations.  Our focus is primarily on the Southeast United States.  From small single-site purchases to multiple-site acquisitions, Orion Environmental helps our clients minimize risks, quantifies necessary corrective actions, and assists in transitioning the sites into operations that are in compliance with regulatory requirements, including training, permitting, and negotiations with regulatory agencies.  Information is considered confidential, solely for the use of our clients.

Environmental Due Diligence

Services include Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, Phase II Site Assessments, Transaction Screening, Hazardous Materials Inventories, Compliance Assessments, and Corrective Actions.

Environmental Hazards Assessments

Orion conducts pre-acquisition or pre-renovation/demolition assessments and surveys for property owners, developers, and acquisition companies to identify  and quantify environmental and safety risks prior to construction or development activities.

Building hazard assessment services include:

  • Mold inspections, remediation specifications, project monitoring, and post-remediation air monitoring and clearance.
  • Lead-based paint inspections, abatement specifications, and post-abatement air monitoring and clearance.
  • Asbestos inspections, abatement specifications, project monitoring, and post-abatement air monitoring and clearance.

Environmental Compliance

Effective environmental management requires compliance with numerous regulatory requirements and preparing and implementing plans to remain in compliance.  Orion works with its clients to evaluate their operational programs with respect to applicable regulatory standards.

Typical compliance activities include:

  • Management systems, Spill Prevention Control & Countermeasure Plans, Industrial wastewater permitting and compliance reviews, Storm Water Permitting and Pollution Prevention Plans, Hazardous Material Inventories and Planning; Tier II & Toxic Release Inventory reporting, Hazardous Waste & Special Waste Evaluations, Planning & Reporting, and Regulatory Negotiation.


Orion provides training for employees for safety and environmental compliance.  On-site or web-based training of management and staff are the best preventative measures for achieving these objectives. 

  • Asbestos information and awareness, mold information and awareness, lead-based paint information and awareness.
  • Hazardous waste handling, storage, transportation and disposal; record keeping and reporting to agencies.