"Our purpose is to protect and restore water quality by applying
innovative technologies to water, wastewater and solid waste
infrastructure. In accomplishing these global initiatives
we make a positive impact on our local communities."
Porter Scientific Incorporated is a North Carolina based American Indian woman owned, HUBZone, firm with a distinguished award winning track record of providing environmental consulting services, and of supporting research and development. Porter Scientific also provides information technology and facility support services to a variety of clients including the United States Departments of Defense and Transportation, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), national commercial entities and local governments and municipalities.
Operating since 1997, Porter Scientific employs certified personnel working within and establishing innovations to industry standards in Database Management, Environmental Services and Consulting, Environmental Investigations, Assessments, Remediation and Cleanup, Pollution Prevention, Regulatory Compliance, Water, Sewer and Solid Waste Project Management, Information Technology, Education and Outreach, and capitalization of projects. The corporation has been successfully engaged in projects improving manufacturing processes, equipment and systems at the environmental level.
While primary operations exist in North Carolina, Porter Scientific has also been in collaboration or direct contractual services, as prime or subcontractor to clients in AR, AZ, CA, FL, GA, MS, NJ, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX and VA.
Serving more than 20% of the United States of America, the 22 employees of Porter Scientific have corporate headquarters in Pembroke, North Carolina in a 21,000 square foot facility adjacent to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.
Dr. Freda Porter, Porter Scientific CEO and President, holds a Ph.D. from Duke University in Applied Mathematics specializing in Numerical Modeling. Dr. Porter has been involved in Groundwater Contamination research with EPA and Noise Modeling and Simulation research with NASA Langley Research Center. Current initiatives of the corporation include environmental sustainability and green energy topics with a focus on military and commercial applications that improve quality of life worldwide.
Porter Scientific management collectively constitutes a century of staff experience in the environment, civil, information technology, and education and outreach disciplines. Porter Scientific key personnel have provided research, education and outreach for IBM, EPA, NASA, NC Department of Transportation, UNC-Pembroke, UNC-Chapel Hill and NC A&T State University. Cost relevant technical solutions are available to a broad client base.