Permitting and Compliance

Obtaining your regulatory authorizations, and adhering to the laws that are specific to your industry.

  • National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)

    o   Municipal and industrial wastewater

    o   Stormwater for construction and industry

  • Hazardous & Non-hazardous Waste

    o   Waste Management Program development

    o   Generator registration

    o   Classification

    o   Transportation and disposal coordination

    o   Annual Waste Summary filings

  • Air Emissions

    o   Minor Source Permit

    o   Permit by Rule (PBR)

    o   Standard Permit

    o   Greenhouse Gas (GHG) analysis and reporting

  • Tier II Chemical Reporting

  • Wetlands / Waters of the U.S. delineation, Section 404/401 permitting, and mitigation

  • Threatened and Endangered (T&E) Species Surveys

  • Water quality and sediment sampling

  • NEPA Compliance Support


Due Diligence and Auditing

A means of identifying potential problems before they have an impact on your organization.

  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA)

  • Phase II ESA (which includes sampling for potential contaminants)

  • Transaction Screen Process

  • Risk Assessment, Remedial Design and Alternative Evaluation

  • Environmental Remediation (of soil and/or ground water)

  • Site Closure and concurrence for “no further action” through State Risk Programs


Plans and Manuals

Your set of instructions for safely managing operations and emergencies.

  • DOT Facility Response Plan

  • USCG Facility Response Plan and Transfer Operations Manual

  • EPA Facility Response Plan

  • EPA Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures (SPCC)

  • EPA Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SPPP, SWP3)

  • TX General Land Office Oil Spill Prevention and Response Plans

  • USCG Facility Security Plan

  • USCG / IMO Vessel Response Plan and Shipboard Oil Pollution Emergency Plan (SOPEP)

  • OSHA Emergency Response Plan

  • RCRA Contingency Plan

  • Public Water System Monitoring Plan

  • Waste Management Plan


Risk and HSE Management

A framework for achieving your organizational objectives, while preventing harm to people, property or environment.

  • Management systems design, development, and training

  • HSE Policy / Standard / Procedure development

  • Incident and Near Miss Investigation

  • Third party HSE audits – Internal and Regulatory