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How CFATS Regulations Help Prevent Rogue Chemical Releases

How CFATS Regulations Help Prevent Rogue Chemical Releases
Wade Narin van Court, Ph.D, PE

A toxic chemical cloud in a densely populated area would be a deadly coup for terrorists. See what DHS is doing to prevent such a scenario.

Blog

Nov 28th, 2017

by Wade Narin van Court, Ph.D, PE

topic Security

Hardening Cyber Defenses at Chemical Facilities a Key Part of Federal CFATS Regulations

Hardening Cyber Defenses at Chemical Facilities a Key Part of Federal CFATS Regulations
Alan Yankowski

Federal CFATS regulations cover more than just the handling, transport and storage of dangerous chemicals. They also deal with tools and methods terrorists could use to acquire the deadly agents - such as a cyber attack.

Blog

Oct 24th, 2017

by Alan Yankowski

topic Security

NERC Files CIP-013-1 for Supply Chain Risk Management

NERC Files CIP-013-1 for Supply Chain Risk Management

NERC has filed mandatory standard CIP-013-1 for supply chain risk management, requiring controls to mitigate cyber threats and their impact to the reliable operation of the Bulk Electric System.

Regulatory Update

Sep 29th, 2017

by Bill Hawk Alan Yankowski

topic Transmission and Distribution Security

industry Utilities

Security Stew: How to Follow the Federal Regulatory Recipe for Safe Chemical Storage

Security Stew: How to Follow the Federal Regulatory Recipe for Safe Chemical Storage
Melissa Hart

Three different federal agencies regulate the storage of chemicals at facilities in the United States – and each for different reasons. Learn about the various rules from the alphabet soup of agencies (DHS, EPA and OSHA) involved and how to keep your business compliant.

Blog

Sep 19th, 2017

by Melissa Hart

topics Security

industries Commercial Education Government Health Care Industrial Oil and Gas

Blog

Sep 7th, 2017

by Lawrence Fitzgerald, CPP, PSP

topics Security

industries Industrial Commercial Oil and Gas

Regulatory Update

Apr 6th, 2017

by Alan Yankowski

topic Security

industry Utilities

Regulatory Update

Mar 8th, 2017

by Steve Persutti

topic Security Transmission and Distribution

industry Utilities

Regulatory Update

Jan 31st, 2017

topic Security

industry Utilities

Department of Homeland Security Updates Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards

Department of Homeland Security Updates Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards

Facilities across all sectors of the US economy may be impacted and subject to upcoming compliance actions. It is important to note that facilities that have submitted Top Screen surveys before will be required to resubmit, even if a facility was previously exempted from CFATS.

Regulatory Update

Oct 7th, 2016

by Lawrence Fitzgerald, PG, PSP, CPP Wade Narin van Court, Ph.D., P.E. Melissa Hart

topics Remediation Security

industries Commercial Generation Government Health Care Industrial Oil and Gas Transportation Utilities

FERC Extends CIP Standard Implementation Dates

FERC Extends CIP Standard Implementation Dates

FERC has granted an extension to the implementation dates for the Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Version 5 Reliability Standards from April 2016 to July 2016 to ease unnecessary burdens on the industry.

Regulatory Update

Mar 1st, 2016

by Scott Tezak, PE, BSCP

topic Transmission and Distribution Security

industry Utilities

News & Events

Jan 23 2018

DistribuTECH 2018

This annual, educational program brings together industry thought leaders from all over the world opportunities to network, share knowledge and problem solve with worldwide utilities and product and s

Jan 3rd, 2018

TRC Acquires Hazmat Assessment Firm American Environmental Consulting

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, announced today that it has acquired American Environmental Consultants, I

Dec 13th, 2017

TRC’s 2018 Predictions: Infrastructure Initiatives Intensify, Grids Get Smarter and Renewables Remain All the Rage

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, today released its top predictions for 2018, which include federal and sta

Nov 1st, 2017

TRC Selected to Oversee Rehabilitation of San Francisco’s Iconic Lefty O’Doul Bridge near AT&T Park

LOWELL, Mass. and SAN FRANCISCO – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, has been selected by San Francisco Public Works to provi

Oct 11th, 2017

TRC Adds to Electric Utility Expertise in the Southwest

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, has hired Mark Murray of Albuquerque to head up its electric licensing and p

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