Trinity Consultants, Inc.® (Trinity), an international environmental consulting firm that specializes in industrial air quality issues, announces that it has merged with Thompson Environmental Consulting, Inc. (TEC), an environmental consulting company located in West Des Moines, Iowa.  The TEC team will join Trinity’s network of 45 offices across the U.S. in serving the environmental permitting and compliance needs of companies in Iowa and the surrounding states.


John Iwanski, Trinity’s Northern Region Managing Director, commented on the transaction, “We are very pleased to be bringing the TEC team into the Trinity family.  Dave Thompson and his staff have a reputation for technical excellence and superior client service that is consistent with Trinity’s values.  Furthermore, we feel that their experience in environmental permitting and compliance for the biofuels industry, and their expertise related to the renewable fuel standard, is particularly valuable as we broaden our services in these areas.  With Trinity now having offices in West Des Moines and Burlington, our clients in Iowa and the Midwest have access to the highest level of EHS consulting services.”


According to TEC founder David W. Thompson, Sr., PE, “We are extremely pleased to join Trinity.  It provides great career growth opportunities for our staff and enhances our ability to expand services to existing and new clients across the country.  And, having interacted with Trinity staff over the last two decades, we are excited about the opportunity to collaborate on future projects.”


Trinity will maintain offices in West Des Moines and Burlington, along with other central-state offices in Kansas City and St. Louis.


Background on Trinity Consultants

Founded in 1974 in Dallas, Texas, Trinity operates in locations across the U.S. and in Canada, the U.K., China, and the Middle East.  Trinity assists mostly industrial facilities with regulatory environmental compliance, specializing in air quality permitting and compliance management.  In addition to environmental consulting, Trinity’s divisions provide  environmental modeling software (BREEZE®), implement technology solutions for EHS information management (T3®), provide professional EHS training, support EHS staffing needs, and assist the life sciences industries with occupational health science and toxicology (SafeBridge Consultants®).


Background on Thompson Environmental Consulting

Thompson Environmental Consulting (TEC) specializes in supporting industrial companies in obtaining environmental permits and maintaining compliance.  TEC also provides LDAR, water permitting, and Renewable Fuel Standard consulting and certification services to clients across the country.  With nearly 100 years of combined technical experience, TEC supports clients with respect to air, land, and water quality, acting as client advocates and providing solutions to environmental challenges.