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Safe | Experienced | Trusted
Environmental Solutions

We will solve your environmental challenges in the safest and most cost-effective manner. The difference is our trusted Team, with decades of operational and technical experience. 


Deliver exceptional environmental solutions to our clients and communities for a cleaner, better world.


We will solve your environmental challenges in the safest and most cost-effective manner. The difference is our trusted Team, with decades of operational and technical experience. We are guided by our core values of integrity, innovation, communication, risk reduction, fiscal responsibility, and timeliness.

Your Success is Our Success




(See additional details under each tile)

  • Contaminated Soils

  • Vapor Intrusion Systems

  • AST/UST Removals

  • Hazardous Waste Removal

  • MGP Remediation

  • Chlorinated Solvents

  • Gas Stations

  • Dry Cleaners

  • Electroplating

  • Lead/Metals

  • Brownsfields

  • Industrial

Landfill Remediation
  • Existing Landfill system installations and repairs including leachate collection, injection, and soil/vapor gas collection.

  • Landfill closures including waste removal, consolidation, and capping.

  • Unknown waste characterization, removal, and disposal.

Industrial Cleaning Services
Industrial Cleaning Services

Pressure washing, confined space entry, tank, sump and pit cleaning, chemical and waste removal services for industrial facilities.

Emergency Response

Local quick response to spills, disasters, and environmental cleanups. Emergency Response Level A – D Capable.

Infectious Disease Decontamination & Cleanup

Biological decontamination (ebola, bird flu, etc.), crime scene cleanup (blood, pathogens, human remains), and facility decontaminations (hospitals, daycare centers, public building, etc.)


Excavation, Hydro Excavation with or without Air Lancing, Piano key (Slot) excavations, In-Situ Stabilization using concrete, soil solidification, etc. 

AST/UST Removals

Removal, closure in place, or replacement of underground/above ground storage tanks. Numerous state certified installers/removers with experience removing thousands of tanks.

Stream/Wetland Restoration
Stream/Wetland Restoration

Temporary diversion, excavation, grading, and vegetative restoration services to restore/replace streams and wetlands.

Vapor Barrier Installation
Vapor Barrier Installation

Certified Geoseal Vapor Barrier Installer for new buildings with potential vapor intrusion issues. Design, logistics, and coordination assistance with all involved parties (GC’s, Owners, Architects, Environmental Consultants)

Soil Vapor & Liquid Extraction Systems

Installation and repair of soil vapor/groundwater extraction systems. Cleaning and maintenance of air scrubbers. Installation of air sparging system. Advanced Fluid Vapor Recovery.

Catastrophe Response Services

Environmental response to hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, large spills/explosions, biological response, and other incidents causing widespread damage or environmental concerns.

In-Situ & Ex-Situ Waste Treatment

Chemical injection/oxidation of contaminants in soil and groundwater. Metal stabilization to reduce RCRA TCLP concentrations. Injection or on-site mixing/blending using pug mills and other specialty mixing tools and augers.

Cut Off & Barrier Wall Installations

Reactive barrier wall installation (Iron, Magnesium Phosphate, biological agents, etc.). Deep trenching capabilities using slurries to prevent caving in order to construct the wall/system. 

Management (Hazardous & Non-Hazardous)

Lab packing, identification/sampling, characterization, profiling, manifesting, transporting,

and disposal.


Pre-demolition waste removal, utility cutting/capping, facility demolition, debris sorting and recycling, site restoration.



Consulting & Engineering Firms

“They do what they say they are going to do and frequently go above and beyond to complete our projects “

– Sr. PM

“Buckeye Elm’s personnel are highly qualified and competent. They perform work professionally, diligently, and with integrity”

– Principal Consultant

Private Industry, Developers, & General Contractors

“Buckeye Elm saved our company tens of thousands of dollars by promptly removing and disposing of unexpected contaminated soils encountered during our site redevelopment” – VP, Property Development Company

“After uncovering an unknown UST, Buckeye Elm quickly removed the tank and coordinated with the regulators to ensure my project was not delayed”

– Sr. Project Manager, General Contractor

Federal, State, & Local Government

“You made it look easy”

– Municipal land redevelopment agency referencing a successful abandoned gas station grant project

“We appreciate the upfront coordination and communication throughout the project to ensure the project tasks were completed in accordance with the contract”

– US Army Corps of Engineers

  • Buckeye Elm Contracting is a SBA Certified Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) Remediation company that self-perform projects. Our Senior team brings a combined 75 years experience in environmental construction, waste management (both non-hazardous and hazardous), SVE, vapor barriers, site safety, emergency response and UST/AST tank removal. Our corporate office is in Columbus, Ohio and we perform projects in the Mid-West and the East Coast. Buckeye Elm Contracting operates with key CORE Values: Integrity, Innovation, Communication, Risk Reduction, Fiscal responsibility and On-time services. At Buckeye Elm Contracting, we strive to build long lasting relationships with our clients and never approach projects with the “one and done” attitude. Buckeye Elm Contracting is fully dedicated to our clients’ success.


Buckeye Elm Contracting

We are your full service, self-performing environmental services and remediation solutions partner.

Our Team
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Joel Miller


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Brad Timmons

Vice President, Operations

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Chris Kline

Vice President, Finance

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Brandon Markey

Technical Sales Representative

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Bruce Markey

Federal Services Director

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1333 Research Rd.

Columbus, OH 43230


Corporate Headquarters

PO Box 1026

Mocksville, NC 27028


To apply for a job with Buckeye Elm Contracting, please send a cover letter together with your resumé to:

1333 Research Rd.

Columbus, OH 43230


Please note that we are currently hiring

all field positions in Ohio and North Carolina.

Sales, Requests for Proposals
Joel Miller

Phone: 614-400-5460

Brandon Markey

Phone: 614-940-9148

Bruce Markey

Phone: 614-564-7022

Matt Gillis

Phone: 919-280-7175

Brad Timmons

Phone: 614-578-8136

Finance & Admin
Chris Kline

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