Claudia De La Via

Environmental Scientist

Education:
BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Washington, 2010

Joined Floyd|Snider: 2021

Claudia De La Via is an Environmental Scientist with experience in upland and in-water environmental investigations and remediation projects throughout the Puget Sound. Claudia has worked on complex waterfront sites such as gas manufacturing plants, creosote plants, oil refineries, ports, and wood treatment facilities. Her focus has been on site characterization, source allocation, and evaluating fate and transport of NAPL, metals, and other contaminants. Claudia has experience in conducting and leading environmental field investigations and has also been a key author and investigator on Phase I and II ESAs, RI/FSs, and CAPs.

Professional Strengths

Strong curiosity of site historical operations and their connection with characterization and cleanup approach

Methodical stepwise problem solving and ability to adjust with changing conditions

Familiarity with multiple sampling techniques and problem-solving skills to collect quality data

Experience and interest in delineating and evaluating fate and transport of NAPL and other anthropogenic sources, including fingerprinting, PAH ratios, GCs / chromatograms, UV photography, and TarGOST