Camp Curtis Guild Invasive Species Management Plan

Located on 702 acres north of Boston, Camp Curtis Guild serves as a training facility for the Massachusetts Army National Guard (MAARNG). In addition to playing a vital role in our state’s and nation’s defense, Camp Curtis Guild contributes to the protection of natural habitats and wildlife in the Commonwealth. The property contains a diverse…Read More

Natural Resource Infrastructure Assessments

Through Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) grants, BSC worked with municipal staff and community leaders in Amesbury, Bolton, Harvard, Devens, and Georgetown to evaluate opportunities for Nature-based Solutions (NbS) within their communities. Bolton, Harvard, and Devens worked together as part of a regional assessment. Our GIS services created a series of ecological climate resilience maps utilizing…Read More

Rannapo Road Relocation

BSC Group was tasked with the stabilization of a riverbank by the relocation of an approximate 1000 feet of Rannapo Road in Sheffield, MA. The road is located along the banks of the Housatonic River, and over time the river eroded the bank and led to a section of the roadway being washed out. BSC…Read More

Phragmites Inventory at Hockomock Wildlife Management Area

On behalf of the Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, BSC documented and mapped the current Phragmites australis within the Hockomock Swamp Wildlife Management Area in the Towns of Bridgewater, Easton, and Raynham. The project area encompassed 2,446 acres of the almost 17,000 acres that comprise Hockomock Swamp. BSC developed a geodatabase of all Phragmites…Read More

Horseneck Beach Campground

BSC Group was selected to provide planning and design services for improvements at the Department of Conservation and Recreation’s (DCR) Horseneck Beach Campground in Westport. The campground, which is among one of the most popular of DCR’s facilities, was in need of site-wide improvements to provide a more efficient, sustainable, resilient and enjoyable camping experience.…Read More

Survey Services for Roadway Reconstruction Projects

BSC provided topographic base plan survey services as well as wetlands delineation and permitting for the Town of Spencer’s upcoming roadway projects. Led largely by our responsive professional land surveying team in Worcester, BSC points with pride for being one of the town’s preferred consultants since 2008. Our long track record of service to the…Read More

GIS Standard Operating Procedures for Mapping and Data Delivery

BSC was retained by National Grid to provide Geographic Information Systems (GIS) standard operating procedures for mapping and data delivery. The standards establish consistent GIS workflow methods and maintain a framework for spatial data creation and map production. Excellent GIS standard operating procedures assure quality control of all processes involved and enforce consistency in spatial…Read More

Lagoon Pond Bascule Bridge Replacement

BSC served as the prime consultant, providing ecological, environmental permitting, and survey services to MassDOT for the replacement of the bascule bridge carrying Beach Road over Lagoon Pond in Oak Bluffs/Tisbury, MA. The bridge was structurally deficient when BSC was selected to assist with the design and permitting for permanent replacement of the bridge. BSC…Read More

On-Call Survey Services for MassDOT

BSC Group provides a variety of on-call survey services to support various contracts with MassDOT. Under two separate contracts, BSC provides full-time survey crews for engineering field services that aid in the construction of MassDOT projects throughout northeastern Massachusetts and Worcester County. BSC also provides baseplan preparation services in southeastern Massachusetts, which services include right-of-way…Read More

On Call Services with Boston Water & Sewer Commission

BSC Group provided land surveying services to the Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC) on an as-needed basis in support of its Capital Improvement Program. Existing conditions surveys act as a base for BWSC’s water and wastewater design efforts; verify and supplement as-built data for completed projects; and facilitate the updating of the Commission’s GIS…Read More