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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

Managing Flue Gas Desulfurization Materials: A Brief Physio-Chemical Lesson

Managing Flue Gas Desulfurization Materials: A Brief Physio-Chemical Lesson

To properly evaluate the available options for managing coal combustion residuals (CCR) or coal ash, it is critical to understand the physio-chemical characteristics of the CCR materials themselves.

Blog

Mar 16th, 2016

by Douglas Genthe, PE, D.GE Curtis D. Madsen, PE

topics Coal Ash

industries Generation Industrial

USEPA to Require Toxic Release Reporting for Natural Gas Processing Plants

USEPA to Require Toxic Release Reporting for Natural Gas Processing Plants

​Under new rules, natural gas processing plants will be required to meet Toxic Release Inventory reporting thresholds. Complying with these additional requirements may be more time consuming, complex and costly. Learn how to prepare now to properly complete TRI reports.​

Regulatory Update

Mar 9th, 2016

by Stephen Ellingson

topic Midstream

industry Oil and Gas

Significant Changes to the General NPDES MS4 Permit (ILR40)

Significant Changes to the General NPDES MS4 Permit (ILR40)

The new National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permit No. ILR40 for discharges from Small Municipal Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) issued by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency become effective on March 1, 2016.

Regulatory Update

Mar 8th, 2016

by Marcy Knysz

topic Permitting and Licensing Water/Stormwater

industry Government

News & Events

May 10 2016

Virginia Chamber Energy, Sustainability and Resiliency Conference

TRC is pleased to be a Contributing Sponsor for the Virginia Chamber's Energy, Sustainability and Resiliency ConferenceJoin us and fellow business executives, environmental managers, EH&S manager

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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