Description of Project: 

After burning for two and one-half years, Sukut was called upon to extinguish the nations’ longest burning tire fire. An ingenious combination of foam, water and heavy equipment ingenuity made this task possible.
All work was coordinated and managed by Sukut and Cal EPA on a cost-plus basis. Much of the work was performed by Sukut crews in Level 3, HazMat safety gear The Tracy site involved the loading and disposal of 90,000 tons of Class 1 and Class 2 hazardous wastes.

Client: 
CA Integrated Waste Management Board
Total Value: 
$19.40M
Date Completed: 
Monday, March 31, 2008
Location: 
Tracy, CA