Marco Droese, P.G.

Senior Hydrogeologist
Education
  • Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Germany, Equivalent of B.S. degrees in Geology & Geography

  • Universität Hannover, Germany, Equivalent of M.S. degree in Geography

  • Purdue University, M.S. degree, Department of Agricultural Engineering

  • Purdue University, Graduate and Post-graduate Research Studies in Soil and Water Conservation

Professional Affiliations / Certifications
  • Registered Professional Geologist, Pennsylvania (PG003738E)

  • Geological Society of America

Selected Achievements
  • Hydrogeological and Environmental Consultant in Pennsylvania, since June 1999 as a Sr. Hydrogeologist/Sr. Project Manager. Projects include: site characterization and remediation system (pump-and-treat, soil vapor extraction, air/oxygen sparging, bioremediation) design and operational management at PA Land Recycling Program (Act 2) and PA Chapter 245 (Storage Tank Program) sites.

  • Achieved regulatory closure at more than 75 sites, including multi-property Act 2 sites, with chemicals of concern ranging from petroleum compounds to chlorinated solvents and metals.

  • Special interest in contaminant fate and transport analyses and comprehensive, site-specific conceptual models.