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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

Jun 24 2018

​64th Annual International Education Conference

This international conference features educational sessions, an exhibition, and networking opportunities for professionals who acquire, manage and transfer the land rights needed for building and main

Press Release
May 23rd, 2018

TRC’s Michael Murphy Wins Prestigious Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hydropower Industry

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC, a leader in engineering, consulting and construction-management services, is pleased to announce Michael Murphy has been named the 2018 recipient of the National Hydropower Associ

Press Release
May 10th, 2018

Former Los Angeles Oil Tank Transformed into Massive Surfing Mural

LOS ANGELES – El Segundo residents now have a striking new addition to their skyline – a giant mural of surf-inspired psychedelia thanks to iconic California artist John Van Hamersveld, city officials

Press Release
May 3rd, 2018

TRC Climbs to No. 19 in ENR’s Annual List of Top Design Firms

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction management services, is ranked No. 19 in Engineering News-Record’s annual list of the Top 500 des

Press Release
Apr 18th, 2018

Santa Monica Footbridge Project Wins ASCE Award

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services, is pleased to announce the Idaho Avenue Pedestrian Overcrossing Bridge in Sa

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