Next Generation Green


EMH&T’s NEXTGENERATIONGREEN™ initiative brings sustainable design into the context of real world projects; utilizing our multi-disciplined experts to evaluate and optimize the profitability and practicality of sustainable options. The result is a full range of sustainable design, construction, maintenance, and consultation.

NEXTGENERATIONGREEN™ means sustainable solutions that make sense.

Our approach integrates the available technology with the wealth of intellectual capital present in our engineering and planning community. We are committed to exploring and developing innovative design solutions in creating livable, environmentally responsible and sustainable communities. The success of this approach is founded in a seamless and dynamic interaction between key professionals throughout the process. Working with EMH&T provides you the opportunity to benefit from the multi-disciplinary capabilities and focus that we apply to the principles of NEXTGENERATIONGREEN™.

Our professionals will work with you to fully explore your sustainable goals. We will identify which one -- or more -- of the following services will best meet your goals and we will work with you to achieve the desired outcome:

Sustainable Infrastructure Design and Implementation (BMPs)
  • • Water Quality (bioswales, bioretention basins)
  • • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP)
  • • Inspection (erosion and sediment control)
  • • Low Impact Development
  • • Rain water harvesting and re-use
  • • Materials reuse management
Construction Inspection

Post-Construction Inspection & Maintenance

Land Planning
  • • Conservation Development
  • • Neo-Traditional Development
  • • Mixed Use Development
  • • Open Space Planning & Design
Landscape Design & Implementation

Streetscape and Urban Design

Sustainable Site Analysis

LEED Administration

Multimodal Planning & Design
  • •Complete Streets
  • • Intermodal Facilities
  • • Bikeways
Traffic Congestion Management

Capital Improvement Planning
  • •Asset Management (efficiency evaluation, asset tracking, prioritization)
CSO Abatement

Watershed Planning
  • • Water supply planning
  • • Stormwater Management
  • • Watercourse Protection
    • • Riparian setbacks prescription
    • • Stream bank protection design
    • • Set back evaluation and recommendation
    • • Planting plans
  • • Regulatory Guidance
    • • Regulatory framework development
    • • Sustainable design regulation development
Ecosystem & Habitat Restoration

For more information on any of these service areas, or to consult with one of our sustainable experts,