Green Design for the Built Environment.
DECO unifies Design – Engineering – Construction – Operations with sustainability and green tech to improve environmental health for our community.
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Our field team provides consultation and support for your project with more than a decade of experience in environmental sampling and site assessment.
Our team has installed stormwater systems at more than 60 sites across Allegheny County, capturing 100,000 gallons of stormwater each year. Save water to restore our rivers!
Our infrastructure design environmental assessment will help you improve air, water, and soil with data and sustainable practices. We can support design in green infrastructure, urban agriculture, and renewable energy.
Some of our Recent Projects
Our living soil is now available! Act now to get this product for your garden. What is Living Soil? Traditional soil blends are stored in dry heaps that don't allow for significant microbial life. Living Soil breaks this model by storing the soil under living roots....read more
At long last, after more than a year of recording, interviews, and documenting the great work being done by local gardeners in the Pittsburgh area, we are thrilled to announce the launch of our new podcast: Gardener's Report. Visit GardenersReport.com to listen to the...read more
Sustainability is resilience for our environment, economy, and societyread more
We planted kale and Swiss chard in our compost! If you haven't already noticed, our team geeks out over soil. You might even call us dirt nerds. From agricultural productivity to public health, the stuff under our feet is critical to our survival on Earth, even...read more
The Lots of Pride garden in Beltzhoover serves as our research garden for urban ag and green technology. Operated by the South Hilltop Men's Group, this garden has served as our testing and research site for soil remediation thanks, in part, to a grant from the...read more
While many people were counting down to midnight on December 31st, many scientists were closely watching a different countdown: the year-to-date precipitation data for Pittsburgh. Finally, at 4:55 pm, 2018 officially became the wettest year on record for the City. You...read more
Our Range of Customized Services
- Green Infrastructure Installation & Upkeep
- Stormwater Management
- Environmental Permits / Phase I ESA
- Air, water, wastewater, soil sampling
- Equipment Installation
- Rain Gardens
- Off-grid Solar
- Indoor-outdoor Lighting
- Green Infrastructure / Stomrwater Management
- Aquaponics & Biorenewable Systems
- Irrigation Systems
- Landscape Design
- DECO provides a wide array of water testing and analytical services, helping you to assess water quality for drinking water, capture & reuse water, or wastewater. Our current clients include the Phipps Conservatory Center for Sustainable Landscapes–a building that has achieved among the highest in the world for green building performance, as well as real-time data collection for air and water.
To set up a meeting and get the ball rolling, call us or email us today!
Pittsburgh, PA 15210