Biogas Energy – Landfill Gas (LFG)

Biogas Energy & Landfill Gas (LFG) Consulting Services

Our professional staff possesses significant expertise in addressing important environmentally sensitive issues facing landfill owners and operators, municipalities, and other solid waste clients. Montrose Environmental Group, Inc. personnel have investigated, designed, constructed and/or operated over 100 gas control, recovery, and treatment systems for various landfill projects throughout the US and abroad.  Our expertise enables us to provide our clients with a complete system design that will meet the project’s requirements and optimize the construction costs and schedule. The designs include complete detailed drawings and specifications of all materials and equipment.

In addition to gas systems, we have the expertise to provide designs for gas condensate and leachate collection, extraction, and treatment systems. Our experts offer creative solutions to such problems, and we assist our clients in obtaining the necessary permits for treatments and appropriate disposal of the liquids.

Our engineers design and construct condensate water disposal systems using pressure-atomized and air-atomized sprays nozzles in LFG systems. Services provided include:

  • Integrating flare station operation with recovery plant operation
  • Landfill gas utilization studies
  • Process engineering
  • LFG processing plant design
  • LFG user burner and control modifications
  • PLC control software
  • SCADA Systems
  • Preparation of engineering plans (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Structural, etc.) and specifications
  • Plant construction
  • Condensate water collection and treatment and disposal


Compliance is key in this increasingly regulated environment. Fortunately, Montrose Environmental Group, Inc. has a diverse group of professionals with a proven track record of providing cost- effective permitting, engineering, design and construction to the solid waste, conversion technology, and recycling industries, as well as to clients in the private and municipal sectors. Our environmental compliance professionals bring their individual talents and skills from numerous projects that produce innovative and unique solutions for our wide range of clients. Our services include but are not limited to the following:

  • Solid waste facility design and engineering
  • Solid waste facility permitting
  • Landfill gas monitoring and reporting
  • Landfill gas flare design and engineering
  • Groundwater monitoring and reporting
  • Waste reduction processes
  • Waste conversion technologies
  • Feasibility assessments
  • Facility closure
  • Environmental assessments and remediation
  • Waste characterization and disposal
  • Recycling alternatives
  • Stormwater compliance (SWPPP)
  • SPCC compliance
  • Conversion technology
  • Remediation and treatment system O&M