Project Experience

As one of the largest and most experienced cultural and heritage resources firm in the U.S., ASM has completed projects for all industries. Our offices in Arizona, California, Hawai’i, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, and Washington provide an experienced team and industry-specific approach to each project. These projects have been completed for compliance with CEQA, NEPA, NHPA, HRS Chapter 6E, DAHP, SEPA, and other relevant state and local regulations. This experience allows us to provide consistent communication, safety, and production of high-quality deliverables for each individual client regardless of the type, size, location or scope of work.

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ASM provides our clients SOI-qualified cultural and heritage resource mangement experts who have extensive federal experience throughout the U.S. Their expertise includes the successful completion of NEPA, NHPA, ARPA, and NAGPRA related studies and production of the high-quality deliverables ASM is known for. In addition, we also support the completion of Environmental Assessments (EAs) and Environmental Impact Statements (EISs) and are experts in the production of management, mitigation, and planning documentation.

Selected Clients

  • Bureau of Land Management
  • Bureau of Reclamation
  • Department of Defense
  • Department of Transportation
  • National Park Service
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • U.S. Forest Service

Federal Services

  • NHPA (Section 106 and 110) Compliance
  • Historical Overviews and Research
  • Class I, II, and III Inventories
  • Built Environment Surveys
  • HABS / HAER / HALS Documentation
  • EIS / EA Contributions
  • Management Planning Documents

State and Local

Key to our clients success is ASM’s regional expertise and established relationships with local stakeholders including preservation groups, Native Americans, and Native Hawaiians. In addition to the production of standalone cultural and heritage resources documents, we also support the completion of compliance documents including Initial Studies (ISs), Mitigated Negative Declarations (MNDs), Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Programs (MMRPs), General Plans (GPs), and Environmental Impact Reports (EIRs).

Selected Clients

  • State of California
  • State of Hawai’i
  • State of Nevada
  • State of Washington
  • City of Los Angeles
  • City of San Diego
  • County of Honolulu
  • County of San Bernardino

State and Local Services

  • CEQA, DAHP, and HRS Chapter 6E Compliance
  • IS, MND, and EIR Document Contributions
  • Archaeological and Built Environment Surveys
  • Archaeological Monitoring
  • Mitigation and Monitoring Planning
  • Direct and Indirect Impact Assessments
  • DPR Site Form Completion
  • WISSARD Site Form Completion

Planning and Development

With a project-specific approach and unique staffing capabilities we are able to assist our planning, development and engineering clients in meeting what, at times, can be strict deadlines. Regional experts are able to effectively guide our clients through the compliance process providing focused project strategies and expertly researched due diligence reports. As a full-service cultural and heritage resources firm, we can provide comprehensive reports such as Cultural Resources Technical Reports (CRTRs) in addition to the completion of standalone cultural resources documentation and mitigation monitoring and reporting services.

Selected Clients

  • Harris & Associates
  • Holland Group
  • Jacobs Engineering
  • Kiewit
  • Kimley-Horn & Associates
  • Lennar
  • Provost & Pritchard
  • Placeworks
  • Wermers Companies
  • WSP

Planning and Engineering Services

  • Information Center Records Searches
  • Archaeological Monitoring
  • Archaeological and Built Environment Surveys
  • Building Due Diligence Assistance
  • AB 52 and SB 18 Consultation Assistance
  • Mitigation and Monitoring Plan Compliance
  • Worker Environmental Awareness Programs
  • On-Call Project Teaming and Support

Utility and ENergy

As one of the leading firms in the energy and utility sector, ASM has a long history of providing cultural resource services for operations and maintenance (O&M), wildfire mitigation, construction, repair and replacement and other related projects. With a focus on constant communication, safety, and unique compliance strategies, our team has assisted some of the largest renewable and traditional energy and utility producers in the U.S.

Selected Clients

  • Hawaii Electric Light Company
  • Insignia Environmental
  • Iberdrola (Avangrid)
  • Metropolitan Water District
  • Padre Dam Municipal Water District
  • Panorama Environmental
  • Sempra Utilities (SDG&E and SoCal Gas)
  • Southern California Edison

Utility and Energy Services

  • Archaeological and Built Environment Surveys
  • Resource Significance Evaluations
  • Direct and Indirect Impact Analysis
  • Multi-agency and Contractor Coordination
  • Native American Subcontractor Management
  • Cultural Awareness Training
  • GIS Services
  • Preservation and Management Plans


ASM provides services in advance of and in conjunction with exploratory drilling, mine expansions, mine development, and remediation efforts. We have been providing services to large-scale mining companies, such as Newmont Mining Corporation, Midway Gold Corporation, and Barrick Gold Corporation, as well as smaller exploration companies for over 15 years. ASM provides the mining industry technical staff members that have obtained the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) Certifications required for project compliance.

Selected Clients

  • Barrick Gold Corporation
  • Bureau of Land Management
  • EM Strategies
  • EnviroMINE, Inc.
  • Florida Canyon Mining, Inc.
  • Midway Gold Corporation
  • Newmont Mining Corporation

Mining Services

  • Agency Consultation and Coordination
  • Archaeological and Built Environment Surveys
  • Archaeological Testing and Evaluation
  • Historic Properties Treatment Plans
  • Programmatic Agreements
  • Public Interpretation Documentation
  • Site Recordation


ASM’s extensive cultural and heritage resources expertise includes the completion of public improvement projects for highways, railroads, bridges, parking structures and other related infrastructure. This experience includes on-call contracts with Caltrans, Hawai’i DOT and Nevada DOT, as well as smaller scale rehabilitation, striping, and repaving projects. In addition to our state and local expertise, we also provide experts in the FHWA’s Section 4(f) requirements, assisting our clients in meeting their compliance goals.

Selected Clients

  • CA Dept. of Transportation (Caltrans)
  • HI Dept. of Transportation (HDOT)
  • NV Dept. of Transportation (NDOT)
  • WA Dept. of Transportation (WSDOT)
  • Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)
  • Federal Railroad Adminstration (FRA)
  • San Diego Assoc. of Governments (SANDAG)

Transportation Services

  • Archaeological Monitoring 
  • Archaeological and Built Environment Surveys
  • Archaeological Survey Reports (ASRs)
  • Historic Property Survey Reports (HPSRs)
  • Historic Resource Evaluation Reports (HRERs)
  • Findings of No Adverse Effects (FNAEs)
  • Mitigation and Treatment Plan Preparation


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