Chris can be reached at:  Work: 610.840.9195 Email:  cvalligny@advancedgeoservices.com    Return to the Industry Experts page

Chris can be reached at:

Work: 610.840.9195
Email: cvalligny@advancedgeoservices.com

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Christopher D. Valligny, LSRP

Project Professional in the Environmental Services group

Chris Valligny is a Project Professional with Advanced GeoServices Corp. in West Chester, Pennsylvania.  He has 15 years of experience in ecological research and environmental project management.  Chris earned a BA and an MS in Biology/Environmental Science from Hartwick College, and Villanova University, respectively.  He is a Licensed Site Remediation Professional (LSRP) with a certification for Underground Storage Tank Subsurface Evaluation and Closure. 

Chris began his career in wildlife research and conservation biology, working on organisms as diverse as beetles, birds, and bears.  He has managed the investigation and remediation of hundreds of unregulated underground storage tank releases.  He has experience on projects in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware, and Florida on properties ranging in size from single-family homes to manufacturing facilities and power plants. 

Chris’ primary responsibilities include consulting on soil, groundwater, and vapor investigations on contaminated sites, conducting Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments for due diligence in property transactions, and performing wildlife surveys for facility certification under the Wildlife Habitat Council’s Wildlife-at-Work program.  He has managed herbicide application programs at five power generation facilities, and assisted facilities with reporting under USEPA’s Coal Combustion Residuals rule.  

Distinctions

  • NJDEP Licensed Site Remediation Professional

  • UST Closure and Subsurface Evaluator

  • Licensed Site Remediation Professionals Association, Member

  • Licensed Site Remediation Professionals Association Communications Committee, Member

  • Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation, Member

 Highlighted Publications and Presentations:

“Urban Groundwater Delineation – The Race is On in New Jersey,” by C. Reitman, P.E., J. Chiappetta, LSRP; C. Valligny, LSRP; and R. Shoyer, LSRP, published in New Jersey Business magazine, 2016

“Hidden Costs of Restricted Use Response Action Outcomes,” by R. Shoyer (served as contributor), published in the New Jersey Business magazine’s special LSRPA section , 2017

“NJDEP Approves Pre-Purchaser Administrative Consent Orders,” by C. Valligny, LSRP and R. Shoyer, LSRP, published in Commerce magazine by the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ), May 2018