Professional Asbestos Removal Services

Professional Lead Removal Services

Professional Mold Remediation Services

Professional Demolition Services

Professional Disinfection Services

What We Do Our Services

Commercial and residential environmental remediation and demolition.

Who We AreTrusted leaders

The team at Watkins Environmental is recognized throughout the Western United States as leaders in the environmental remediation and demolition industry.

Powerful Solutions

Our San Diego-based company provides integrated solutions that are efficient, technically sound, and satisfy all legal requirements for complete demolition services, disinfection services, and the removal of asbestos, lead paint, mold, contaminated soils, underground storage tanks, and PCBs.

Reliable management teams

Watkins Environmental’s management team plays an important role in the design stages of our projects. Our professionals have the experience and training to understand our clients’ objectives, meet the challenges of complex technical problems, and satisfy all regulatory requirements.

27+ Years of experience

At Watkins Environmental, our reputation is our most important asset. For over two decades, our team has established a proven track record of completing thousands of environmental and demolition projects on schedule. Our client base is divided into many sectors including education, medical, financial, municipal, industrial, commercial, residential and the Department of Defense. Our satisfied repeat clients account for a large part of our business.

Safe & cost-effective services

As Watkins Environmental looks forward, our team will remain devoted to our company’s philosophy of providing the most efficient, environmentally safe and cost-effective services to our clients… every day, every job, for every client.

The Associated General Contractors of America
Better Business Bureau Accredited Business
B.O.M.A. San Diego
EPA Lead Safe Certified Firm
I.F.M.A. San Diego Chapter
N.A.I.O.P. Commercial Real Estate Development Association
N.A.R.P.M.

Client Testimonials

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park

Did an outstanding job

"I would like to commend you and your team on your professional performance during our recent asbestos abatement situation in our archaeological dig area. The asbestos crew was punctual, courteous and professional throughout the job, and did an outstanding job working around the sensitive areas."

Andy Bashore

Park Maintenance Supervisor, San Diego Old Town State Historic Park

City of La Mesa

Large number of satisfied repeat customers

"You are consummate professionals and your entire organization is administered in the same fashion, as reflected by the large number of satisfied repeat customers, including the City of La Mesa."

Art Madrid

Mayor of the City of La Mesa

Navy Region Southwest

Executed the project with a high degree of expertise, ingenuity and professionalism

"Your management team executed the project with a high degree of expertise, ingenuity and professionalism in the remediation and deconstruction of buildings at the former Naval Training Center in San Diego. Through your own initiatives, you maintained a clean work-site; minimized traffic, noise, and dust; and kept the community well informed of the progress of the contract."

G.A. Engle

Captain, CEC, Department of the Navy, Southwest Division

Barnhart-Reece Construction Inc.

I want to extend my personal gratitude...

"I want to extend my personal gratitude to you for the efforts extended by your company and field crews in completing the Adams Elementary School Annex on schedule."

Douglas Barnhart

CEO of Douglas E Barnhart, Inc.

Santa Sophia Church

Professional conduct and extreme honesty

"I wanted to take time out of my day to write to you regarding the professional conduct and extreme honesty of your crew headed by Josh that did the asbestos remediation on our property.

In addition to doing a good job, your crew found and returned over $4,000 in cash found in the offices that were being remediated. We are grateful for their honesty and commend you for the caliber of your employees."

Father Devdas Masillamony

Santa Sophia Church

RQ Construction

Watkins is a strong organization

"Watkins is a strong organization from high-level management to administration to field personnel/supervision."

RQ Construction

Casey Brown Company

Demonstrated an excellent "Team Work" attitude.

"The repurposing of this iconic properly was significant, requiring multiple trades on site at any given time. The Watkins Team was cooperative and demonstrated an excellent ‘Team Work’ attitude."

Casey Brown Company

Turner Construction Company

Proven experience and high level of caring employees

"Watkins is a strong trade partner with proven experience and high level of caring employees that help maintain a standard of excellence we expect for all our projects."

Turner Construction Company

Lakewood Builders

Successful and safe completion of the scope of work

"Thank you guys very much for your successful and safe completion of the scope of work here at the school. I know the school is very appreciative of the work you did and your foreman Jaime was very easy to work with and he communicated well with me. I will definitely reach out to you guys in the future with more work to bid on some future projects that come our way."

Darrick D. Ofenloch

Founder & Operations Manager, Lakewood Builders

Our Work Recent Projects

Our vast experience in environmental remediation and demolition projects has grown us to be detail-oriented on every aspect, such as building licensing and timelines. All constrictions and restraints will be kept in mind upon planning.

For example, when working with a hotel located in the bustling downtown Gaslamp district, we understand that your building is located on a busy street front – so we are highly conscious and thinking about access and availability at all times.

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