Cannon AFB installs pumps to test aquifer flow rate during pilot study for PFAS remedial investigation Dec. 17, 2021
Contractors with Brice Construction Ltd. deploy an air rotary drilling rig as part of a pilot study civil engineering project during a per- and polyfluoroalkyl remedial investigation Nov. 18, 2021, at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico. In May 2021, the USAF awarded a $16.6M contract for an Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis, or "EE/CA," with a pilot study to evaluate and determine the appropriate interim responses to implement while the investigation is ongoing. The pilot study will expand to accommodate full-scale treatment requirements if test results indicate that it is the most effective way to reduce and eliminate off-base PFAS migration. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Maxwell Daigle)