Redeveloping Complex Properties 

Vita Nuova helps reposition and dispose of some of the largest and most challenging properties. Projects in the western hemisphere have included nuclear sites, refineries, chemical and munitions facilities, and other properties encumbered by complex land use restrictions or environmental regulations. Whether helping clients navigate the Superfund process, evaluate sustainable reuse options, or strategize about the disposition of surplus assets, Vita Nuova’s goal is to create value where none exists and construct a redevelopment path that ensures the long-term sustainability of property reuse.

Our integrated redevelopment services support reuse and provide value to a wide range of property cleanup and management processes. They include:

  • Brownfields Redevelopment
  • Environmental Risk Management
  • Market Analysis
  • Property Disposition Strategy
  • Regulatory Strategies & Advocacy
  • Reuse Assessment

Revitalizing Distressed Communities

Vita Nuova is unique in the marketplace for focusing on challenging problems associated with disinvestment and depopulation and working to help communities grow again! To tackle these complicated issues, we integrate our expertise in planning and design, economic development and real estate, and stakeholder engagement to implement projects, allowing communities to realize a new and sustainable future. Applying these strategies and practices, Vita Nuova succeeds where others have failed. 

Our customized services supporting community revitalization include:

  • Community Development
  • Economic Development 
  • Urban Planning & Design
  • Real Estate Development & Finance
  • Site Planning
  • Green Design & Infrastructure
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Public Funding & Financing
  • Ecological Restoration

Communicating with Stakeholders

Engaging stakeholders, communicating complex issues, and collaborating with community members constructively is vital to moving projects forward and achieving positive outcomes. Vita Nuova works for public and private clients to develop project-specific communications based on client goals, objectives, and audiences. We work with a wide range of stakeholders from diverse and differing backgrounds on various projects to understand concerns, identify common goals, and build consensus around authentic solutions.

Our specialized services in this area include:

  • Training/Workshops/Education
  • Risk Communications
  • Strategic Communications
  • Public/Media Relations

Energy Transition

Vita Nuova utilizes decades of experience in redeveloping complex and surplus properties to formulate energy transition strategies and provide related services. In this rapidly growing arena, we help with projects tied to repurposing, repositioning, and reimagining properties for renewable energy generation and storage. Backed by the deep expertise of our interdisciplinary team, Vita Nuova offers a wide range of critical energy transition services, from helping clients assess specific redevelopment options on legacy properties to developing renewable energy facilities, including green, blue, and gray hydrogen, solar and battery storage, various biofuels, biomass steam turbines, wind, and nuclear, as well as refueling including hydrogen and EV charging. 
Our comprehensive energy transition services include:

  • Site Identification 
  • Site Reuse Assessment
  • Infrastructure Assessment
  • Funding & Finance Planning
  • Zoning & Permitting
  • Identifying New Energy Uses
  • Construction Management
  • Cost Estimation
  • Demolition & Abatement
  • Remedial Construction