Jacob Strauss

Jacob Strauss
Senior Project Engineer
Parsippany, New Jersey
973-560-1400 X195

Mr. Strauss is responsible for the preparation, design, and oversight of remediation systems for EWMA’s clients. He recently completed an excavation project in which he provided air monitoring and remediation oversight for a construction project in New York City, and also assisted in a restoration project in which he provided landfill gas management and design services for a large retail building in central New Jersey. Mr. Strauss performs various field operations and site investigations, assists with remediation systems, prepares reports, handles permit applications, and provides in-house drafting services.



  • LSRP Oversight
  • Site Characterization and Remediation
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Litigation


  • B.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Northeastern University
  • New Jersey Professional Engineer License
  • New York Engineer License
  • OSHA HAZWOPER Supervisor
  • 40-Hour OSHA HAZWOPER Certification

Professional Activities

  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Environmental & Water Resources Institute (EWRI)


Experience Highlights

Health and Safety Air Monitor during the excavation phase of a remediation project.  This included providing air monitoring to maintain worker and nearby residential safety, such as ambient gas readings, dust monitoring, and data collection.

Project Engineer for an ongoing project to remediate ground water contamination.  Oversaw ground water treatment system, wells, and in-situ chemical injections to remediate contamination.  Coordinates field personnel and equipment preparation for sampling and field tasks.  Prepared biannual remedial action progress reports (RAPR) to the NJDEP and monthly discharge reports (SMR) to the county utility authority.

Coordinated Installation of Monitoring and Extraction Ports for gas monitoring during the pre-construction phase of a remediation project.  During the construction phase, provided on-site gas management services to ensure a safe working environment including sub-floor and ambient gas readings, operating the gas control system, dust monitoring, health and safety monitoring, and data collection.  When not on-site, prepared design plans and specifications per the client, architect, or contractor needs.


  • Preparing to Re-open Your Business After COVID-19

    As states plan when and how they will reopen as the coronavirus pandemic wanes, many businesses are planning when and how to reopen as well. Key to reopening is ensuring a safe working environment for your employees, visitors, and customers, which can be a daunting process considering how contagious the virus is and how quickly it spreads.

  • COVID-19 Cleaning: How To Select the Right Disinfection Service

    Whether sick or healthy, everybody has felt the effects of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Among the pandemic’s most prominent effects is how the virus quickly spreads, from person to person and even spreading from person to surface.

  • Cleaning A Construction Site After COVID-19 Exposure

    Construction sites have not gone unaffected by the novel coronavirus pandemic. Massive projects dependent on tight deadlines and careful coordination have sputtered to a halt as all attention is paid to slowing the spread of the virus.

  • To all of our Clients & Friends, We’re Open!

    No doubt about it, these are tough times. That is why EWMA is committed to being fully operational during the entirety of this global pandemic.

  • EWMA expands compliance group to include COVID-19 virus mitigation services

    Services include antimicrobial and antiviral mitigation which meet guidelines issued by leading global and national health organizations

    Parsippany, N.J. — As institutions and citizens across New Jersey and beyond prepare for the growing COVID-19 pandemic, environmental remediation firm EWMA is offering no-cost estimates to businesses in need of antimicrobial and antiviral mitigation, planned and conducted according to guidelines set out by leading health and disease prevention regulatory bodies.

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