The BRIC provides several qualified, permitted archaeological specialists engaged on a project-specific basis utilizing only the most knowledgeable talent for each undertaking to provide the highest quality deliverables. Every specialist is highly motivated and capable of performing tasks from survey, analysis, evaluations, and technical reporting consistent with professional requirements and guidelines. BRIC cultural resource staff currently holds annual antiquities permits for survey, excavation, monitoring, testing, and unmarked burials in New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, and Utah state lands. We maintain a permit to conduct non-collections survey on all lands under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Indian Affairs SW regions of NM, CO, TX, and UT. Additionally, BRIC cultural staff are permitted to conduct survey, testing and data recovery on federal (BLM and USFS) lands in New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, and the Great Plains regions. The BRIC’s cultural resources professionals are experienced in the capabilities described below.
- Corporate Status: Navajo Nation, tribally owned, 8(a) certified, Small Disadvantaged
- DUNS Number: 046162882
- CAGE Code: 7LAV5
- NAICS Codes: 541690, 541330, 541611, 541620, 541990, 561210, 541513, 115310, 712120, 924120,541320
The BRIC is an SBA 8(a) certified professional science and technical services firm with an exceptional team of seasoned scientists, archeologists, engineers, and technicians. We provide a broad base of resources that support cutting-edge products and services and enhance our clients’ ability to manage their energy, environment, technology, and defense intelligence programs.
WE SPECIALIZE IN:
Cultural Resources Management
- Literature Reviews Prehistoric, Historic, Underwater & Industrial Archaeology Studies and Assessments
- Traditional Cultural Property (TCP) Surveys
- Data Recovery
- Laboratory Analysis
- NEPA Support
- Consultation Documents
- National Register Eligibility Evaluations
- Historic Building Documentation
- Tribal Consultation
- Public Outreach
Cultural Resources and NEPA Support for Bureau of Indian Affairs Southwest Region
BRIC archaeological staff provide on-going support and Section 106 compliance guidance to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Navajo Region for the BIA facilities at Fort Wingate, New Mexico. This includes survey and inventory, site documentation, construction monitoring, historic structures documentation, development of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA), and measures to mitigate adverse effects on historic properties.
Cultural Heritage Study of the Quapaw Strip
BRIC cultural resources staff conducted research, interviewed Quapaw tribal members and staff and prepared a report for a cultural heritage study as part of an EPA remediation of Superfund mine sites on the reservation in Kansas and Oklahoma.
BRIC performs natural resource surveys and planning for vegetation, wildlife, forestry, range lands, wetlands, fire management, and water resources. We provide our clients with strategies and procedures based on the best available science for natural resource management planning.
- Deer and Antelope Wildlife Surveys
- Migratory Bird and Threatened and Endangered Species Surveys
- Forestry Inventories and Analyses
- Threatened and Endangered Species Surveys
- Formal and Informal Consultation for Section 7 of ESA Compliance
- Vegetation Inventories
- Wetland Delineations
- Rangeland Inventories
- Spatial Wildland Fire Management Plans
- Fuel Inventories
- Resource Management Plans
U.S. Army TSS Enterprise Mission Support. Integrated Training Area Management (ITAM) Program Support
BRIC provides management support and field services for the Army’s Integrated Training Area Management (ITAM) program, at Joint Base Lewis McCord, under a subcontract agreement with Booz Allan Hamilton (BAH). Our staff maintains Army training lands to ensure quality training and realism, reduce environmental damage, and enhance the public image of the U.S. Army as a conscientious land steward. We supported the Army’s integration of military mission, natural resource stewardship, and environmental compliance. Specifically, we deliver management support and field services for the Range and Training Lands Assessment (RTLA), Land Rehabilitation and Maintenance (LRAM), Sustainable Range Program (SRP), and Geographic Information System (GIS) components of the ITAM program
BRIC provides on-site support to our customers by maintaining sustainable and long-term oversight of compliance with regulations that govern substances released to the air; water; and land; as well as workplace environment, health, and safety (EHS). Our services span all aspects of natural resource stewardship and environmental compliance. The federal regulations that drive this work are the Clean Water Act (CWA); Clean Air Act (CAA); National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA); Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA); Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA); and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).
- NEPA/CEQ Compliance
- Public Scoping
- Clean Water Act Permits
- Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments
- Pollution Prevention Consultation
- Hazardous Waste Management
- Site Investigation and Characterization
- On-site Compliance Assistance
- Permit Applications and Reports
- Audits and Compliance
Environmental Services for the Navajo Gallup Water Supply Project- Bureau of Reclamation
Under this five-year task-order based contract, BRIC provides environmental services for western Colorado and the Navajo Gallup Water Supply Project which is one of the top 15 priorities of the Department of Interior. The Bureau of Reclamation is the lead agency for the design and construction of several hundred miles of pipeline, water treatment plants, pumping plants, electrical transmission lines and other facilities. The project is located on the Navajo Nation, Bureau of Land Management, Jicarilla Apache, State of New Mexico, and private lands. BRIC provided environmental services including biological monitoring, biological surveys, biological assessments, Clean Water Act permits, environmental assessments, agency and tribal meeting, mitigation plans and implementation, and related services.
Operations and Maintenance Facilities Management (O&M)
BRIC’s O&M offering spans the labor, management, supervision, permits, equipment, supplies, materials, transportation, and related products and services required for the operation and maintenance of our clients’ industrial facilities. We have extensive experience supporting specialized DoD facilities. BRIC’s O&M strength lies in our experience, emphasis on collaboration and strategic thinking, and ability to assemble a team uniquely suited for O&M requirements.
- Environmental Remedial Operations
- Long-term Environmental Contamination Monitoring
- Water/Wastewater Operations
- Permitting and Compliance
- Facilities Support
- Facilities, Infrastructure, and Engineering Recordkeeping
- Ambient Air Monitoring System
- Utility Privatization
U.S. Army Department of Public Works (DW) CADD Systems and Facility Management Support
BRIC provides facilities, infrastructure, and engineering record keeping support to Fort Devens Department of Public Works (DPW). Under this prime contract, we support the DPW by supplying the following services: research, investigate, and organize the electronic and paper drawing records; create CADD drawings of buildings, infrastructure, and facilities from hard copy drawings that maintain the Government record drawing database; perform field verification of site conditions; organize and file drawings and engineering records; and reproduce drawings and records. Our on-site personnel operate as energy conservation coordinators by overseeing and coordinating building energy monitor (BEM) services for all buildings that the DPW requests for maintenance and repair. We provide facility management by visiting base facilities, buildings, pavements, grounds, and activities to evaluate the facility condition and verify record information. We also escort work crews, contractors, external evaluators, inspectors, and other external visitors on the base.
BRIC’s team consists of a diverse group of professionals with expertise in mission-critical IT, systems integration, and logistics support services. Our clients include federal agencies, such as the Department of Defense and both small and large federal contracting partners.
- Support Systems Engineering and Logistics
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
- Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Support
- Drone, LIDAR, Geophysics Cultural Resource Data Collection
DISA DEAMS and Super Cluster Security and System Administration Support
BRIC delivers professional technology support services to DISA under the DEAMS Mission Partner program, through a subcontract with our sister company, DDC IT Services. We provide system administration by performing Solaris technical support for Solaris server systems. We also provide technical support to the DEAMS mission partner and assist with system administration. Our four on-site staff manage and maintain the most current version and two legacy versions of the Solaris OS on physical and virtual operating environments. We also supply technical oversight and consultation, in addition to installing, configuring, maintaining, managing, and troubleshooting Solaris OS and associated components.
- 8(a) sole source contract awards of any value – BRIC is not subject to dollar limitations on sole source contracts [13 CFR 124.506 (b)]
- Indian Incentive Program (IIP) – 5% rebate of subcontract value to prime contractors that subcontract to tribally owned entities (DFARS Clause 252.226-700)
- Small and SDB credit received by subcontracting work to BRIC (FAR Subpart 19.7)
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What They Say About BRIC
“WOW! Overall, thank you for such a comprehensive report and documentation.”
"Environmental Protection Specialist, Bureau of Reclamation"
"Best environmental service firm I have worked with"