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Article

May 24th, 2016

by Rob Jackson, PE

topic Remediation Renewable Energy

industry Generation

Getting a Head Start on Groundwater Compliance for Coal Ash Units

Getting a Head Start on Groundwater Compliance for Coal Ash Units

As a CCR owner, it is critical to evaluate background groundwater quality and make adjustments if necessary. Failure to identify errors early on could prematurely force you to close an unlined impoundment or implement corrective action which might otherwise be avoided.

Blog

May 19th, 2016

by Heather Halderman Mark Johnson, PG

topics Coal Ash

industries Generation Utilities

Load Management Strategies are Key for Next Generation Microgrids

Load Management Strategies are Key for Next Generation Microgrids
William  Moran

As microgrids grow from the single-user/campus model to true multi-user community systems, a uniform approach to load management that integrates commercially available smart grid technology becomes increasingly essential to reliable operation.

Blog

May 12th, 2016

by William Moran

topic Microgrids

industry Utilities

Early Lessons in Cleaning Up Old Gas Stations in Ohio

Early Lessons in Cleaning Up Old Gas Stations in Ohio
Amy Alduino

The application for funding from Ohio's Abandoned Gas Station Cleanup Grant Program can be completed quickly. However, determining whether a property and project meets all of the eligibility and readiness criteria is more complicated and nuanced than anticipated.

Blog

May 4th, 2016

by Amy Alduino

topics Remediation

industries Commercial Oil and Gas

Meeting the Challenges of Construction Site Stormwater Management

Meeting the Challenges of Construction Site Stormwater Management
Virginia  Plumeau, REM

​Stormwater system upgrades that take place during rail yard and transportation facility improvement projects have many complex components. Proactively managing erosion and sedimentation issues is critical. Best management practices can help ensure that projects proceed on schedule and on budget.

Blog

Apr 20th, 2016

by Virginia Plumeau, REM

topic Rail

industry Transportation

Article

Apr 19th, 2016

by Ed Malley , and Michael Keller

topic Power Plant Closures

industry Generation

Impact of Material Handling Issues on CCR Impoundment Closures

Impact of Material Handling Issues on CCR Impoundment Closures
​Kent Nilsson, PE

Successful coal ash closure projects must adequately consider and plan for the unique characteristics of CCR materials. Accounting for site-specific conditions and particular owner objectives is essential to cost effective, efficient and safe construction execution.

Blog

Apr 4th, 2016

by ​Kent Nilsson, PE

topics Coal Ash

industries Generation Utilities

Remedial Action Schemes Standard Approved

Remedial Action Schemes Standard Approved

The PRC-012-2 RAS standard will require extensive review by a Planning Coordinator, Reliability Coordinator and Transmission Planner. Being proactive in your compliance program and being prepared to address changes across your system is important for success.

Regulatory Update

Mar 30th, 2016

by Tim Farrar, PE

topic Transmission and Distribution

industry Utilities

Substation Project Recognized by New Jersey Alliance for Action

Substation Project Recognized by New Jersey Alliance for Action

TRC provided permitting and civil engineering services from initial site selection, to filing and obtaining proper permits from 6 different local and state entities, to stormwater management, foundation and structure design, and successful construction.

Blog

Mar 22nd, 2016

by Kevin Veilleux Scott Lizotte, PE

topic Transmission and Distribution

industry Utilities

NERC Vegetation Management Standard Approved

NERC Vegetation Management Standard Approved

​The NERC Board of Trustees has approved a revision to Vegetation Management Standard FAC-003-4. The revised standard was filed with FERC on March 14, 2016. It is important for utilities to adjust their clearance requirements for right of way management in preparation for compliance.

Regulatory Update

Mar 21st, 2016

by ​Diane Fitzgerald

topic Transmission and Distribution

industry Utilities

News & Events

Jun 15 2016

Power Experts: Utility Air Quality and Environmental Compliance

Join TRC at this Power Experts conference to discuss regulation updates, emission reduction and control strategies as well as environmental compliance for power plants. The two day program i

Press Release
Apr 22nd, 2016

TRC Selected by PSNC Energy for Second Phase of Natural Gas Pipeline Replacement and Upsizing Project

Lowell, Mass. – April 22, 2016 – TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR), a recognized leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, has been selected by PSNC Energy, a

Press Release
Mar 31st, 2016

TRC Provides Engineering Support for Renewable Energy Project in Nevada

LOWELL, MASS. – March 31, 2016 -- TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) has completed a project with Wilson Construction Company to design, procure and construct a 250MW photovoltaic installation located in

Press Release
Feb 23rd, 2016

TRC Selected by PennDOT to Provide Construction Inspection Services Statewide

LOWELL, MASS. – Feb. 23, 2016 – TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) today announced it has been awarded a five-year, $19.8 million contract by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), to p

Press Release
Feb 16th, 2016

TRC Honored for Business Achievement

TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR), a recognized leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services to the energy, environmental, infrastructure and pipeline markets, is

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