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NAICS Newsletter November 18, 2013

NAICS 562910

Remediation Services

Government Contract and Procurement Analysis Report

Report Summary

This report, offered by epipeline, contains a brief analysis of the Federal government's procurement practices with regards to purchasing Remediation Services.

You will find information on the top federal government agencies that purchase these services, as well as their procurement strategy (i.e. full and open competition, set-asides and more). Finally, there is a review of the top companies that are awarded federal government contracts for Remediation Services.

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This report takes an in-depth look at the 'Remediation Services' industry, NAICS 562910. epipeline's Contract History Plus* provides you with a broad context and several perspectives that enable you to develop the best positioning and strategy for your company to more effectively compete for government contracts. The following graph illustrates one such perspective: the top Government departments/agencies buying these services over the last four fiscal years.

Top 10 Federal Agencies by % of Total Market FY10 through FY14 for NAICS 562910


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following: (1) remediation and cleanup of contaminated buildings, mine sites, soil, or ground water; (2) integrated mine reclamation activities, including demolition, soil remediation, waste water treatment, hazardous material removal, contouring land, and revegetation; and (3) asbestos, lead paint, and other toxic material abatement.

The size standard associated with NAICS 562910 is $19.0 million (effective January 7, 2013), which means that a company, including its affiliates, would be considered a "small business" if their average earnings do not exceed $19.0 million for each of the pay periods for the preceding completed 12 calendar months.

Total reported spending under NAICS 562910 for the period of Fiscal Year 2010 (FY10) through Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) was $15 billion. Current FY14 reported spending is $209 million for services under NAICS 562910. The chart below illustrates the reported** spending by year for FY10 through FY14.

Reported Contract Spending for NAICS 562910 FY10 through FY14

Source: epipeline's Contract History Plus*


The Department of Energy was the largest procurer for these services for the last five fiscal years (FY10 through FY14), with more than $6 billion in contract spending, comprising over 42% of the market share for NAICS 562910. The Army, EPA, Air Force, and Navy each exceeded $1 billion in spending, with a combined market share of %53. The remaining agencies in the top 10, the Coast Guard, NASA, DLA, Department of State, and National Park Service, accounted for a combined spending of only $376 million (2.5% market share).

Top 10 Federal Agencies by % of Total Market FY10 through FY14 for NAICS 562910

Source: epipeline's Contract History Plus*


The two charts below identify the top 10 Companies, by market share, for the period of FY10 through FY14. The first chart represents the top 10 companies that were awarded their contracts under ANY type of competition, whether it was full and open, small business set-aside, sole-sourced, etc. This list primarily consists of large businesses. The second chart, however, lists the top 10 companies that won their contracts under RESTRICTED competition. Specifically, epipeline limited this to those contracts awarded under the acquisition strategies listed below. The contract dollars represented on this second chart may not include all contract dollars for the individual contractor.

  • 8(a) Competed
  • 8(a) Small Disadvantaged (SDB) set-aside
  • 8(a) sole-source
  • SDB set-aside
  • SDB, 8(a) with HUBZone
  • Combination HUBZone and 8(a)
  • HUBZone set-aside
  • HUBZone sole-source
  • Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) set-aside
  • SDVOSB sole-source
  • Emerging Small Business set-aside
  • Very Small Business set-aside
  • Reserved for Small Businesses ($2501 to $100,000)
  • Total Small Business set-aside

CH2M Plateau Remediation Company achieved the top spot on the unrestricted competition list, with over $1.6 billion in contract dollars for FY10 to FY14 and more than 11.6% of market share. CH2M WG Idaho LLC, and Washington Closure LLC each exceeded $1 billion, combining for 16.1% of market share. Two additional firms, URS Group, Inc, and CH2M Hill, Inc, each exceeded $500 million. All remaining firms in the top 10, Fluor-B&W Portsmouth LLC, EMCON, LATA Environmental Services of Kentucky LLC, Sevenson Environmental Service, and Shaw Environmental & Infrastructire Inc, each exceeded $250 million.

PLEASE NOTE: as this is a listing by Company name, rather than PARENT company, some companies may have more than one ranking, which may not be reflected in the chart below.

Top 10 NAICS 562910 Contractors by % of Total Market for FY10 through FY14 - All Acquisition Strategies

Source: epipeline's Contract History Plus*

The combined contract spending for contracts awarded under "restricted competition," as outlined above, totaled over $4.4 billion for FY10 through FY14. LATA Environmental Services of Kentucky LLC takes the top spot, with reported spending of over $297 million for this period, 6.6% of market share. S M Stoller Corporation and Environmental Restoration LLC each exceeded $200 million in earnings, totaling a combined 9.8 in market share. Every other firm in the top 10, Cape Environmental Management, EA Engineering Science and Technology Incorporation, Environmental Quality Management, Sultrac JV, Sevenson Environmental Service, Innovative Technical Solutions, USA Environmental Inc, all exceeded $100 million in reported spending for NAICS 562910.

PLEASE NOTE: as this is a listing by Company name, rather than PARENT company, some companies may have more than one ranking, which may not reflected in the chart below.

Top 10 NAICS 562910 Contractors by % of Total Market for FY10 through FY14 - Restricted Competition

Source: epipeline's Contract History Plus*


65% of contract spending reported for the FY10 through FY14 timeframe under NAICS 562910 used full and open (unrestricted aka "N/A") competition. This equated to over $9.8 billion. Contracts that were small business set-aside reported spending of over $3.2 billion. The combined value of contracts representing all other acquisition strategies was more than $248 million, or about 13.1% of the market.

Acquisition Breakout under NAICS 562910 for FY10 through FY14

Source: epipeline's Contract History Plus*


These contracts are being performed across the United States with a reported spending for the FY10 through FY14 period of $15 billion.

The highest total of reported contract spending is reported for Washington, with $19.2 billion. California ($1.4 billion) and Idaho ($1.2 billion) took the second and third spots. Together, the top five states represent almost 50% of market under NAICS 562910. Five addition states (Tennessee, New Jersey, Ohio, New York, and Colorado) reported at least $500 million for NAICS 562910 during this time period.

Contract Place of Performance under NAICS 562910 for FY10 through January 2011

Source: epipeline's Contract History Plus*

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