Mission Statement
Contact Information
Insurance & License

Below Ground Surface, Inc. (BGS) was founded to provide our customers with professional environmental support services that is second to none. We are proud to be able to offer today’s best value-added, cost-effective services in the environmental industry. BGS promises to strive to respond effectively to the needs of each of our customers. We pledge to apply state-of-the-art exploration and remedial technologies to all of the work we perform.

BGS offers professional environmental support services, specializing in hydraulic Direct-Push soil/groundwater sampling. BGS maintains a multidisciplinary team whose expertise includes geology, hydrogeology, quality assurance, and regulatory compliance. Each professional is 40-hour trained in accordance with 29 CFR 1910.120 requirements for hazardous waste site operations, maintains yearly eight-hour refresher OSHA certification, and participates in BGS’ annual medical monitoring program. BGS holds full general, professional, and pollution liability insurance coverage.

Below Ground Surface has MOVED! We are now located just outside of Lawrence, KS, approximately 50 miles west of Kansas City, Missouri. With our central location in the Midwest, BGS is able to keep travel costs to a minimum. We routinely travel to sites in Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, and Oklahoma. BGS has provided services in South Dakota, Illinois and Indiana as well.

BGS has developed and maintains excellent working relationships with all of its valued customers, including federal and state agencies, municipal governments, industrial manufacturers, environmental engineers, civil engineers, environmental property assessors, remediation contractors, lawyers, real estate agencies, gasoline marketing companies, and property developers.

BGS employs personnel who maintain professional licenses that include water well, pump install, registered geologist, and drilling licenses. BGS provides environmental and geotechnical direct push services in the Midwest and holds the licenses required to perform well and pump installation in many states, including Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and South Dakota. Each employee completes the 40-hour training in accordance with 29 CFR 1910.120 requirements for hazardous waste site operations; completes yearly eight-hour refresher OSHA certification; and participates in an annual medical monitoring program.BGS mantains full general, professional, automobile, and pollution liability insurance coverage. Please contact BGS for a complete list of coverage and limits.

Office Information
Below Ground Surface, Inc.
1126 E. 1823 Rd.
Lawrence, Kansas 66046
phone: 785.542.1200 • fax: 785.542.1201
email: midwestbgs@sbcglobal.net
Mike Ocsody cell: 785.331.8443
Craig Hewins cell: 785.393.9546