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For more than 20 years, Trinity Consultants has assisted facilities in the aerospace industry with regulatory compliance and environmental management issues.
Trinity has a long history of assisting facilities with their regulatory compliance and environmental management systems.
Trinity helps chemical and pharmaceutical manufacturers to achieve regulatory and environmental compliance.
Trinity provides dispersion modeling, permitting, and compliance support for coastal operations in the Outer Continental Shelf, Deepwater Ports, and liquefied natural gas terminals.
Trinity has assisted clients with nearly 500 power-related projects, offering an array of services.
Due to their nature, “general manufacturing” facilities are often faced with reviewing a wide range of regulations to determine applicability.
Trinity provides a variety of services to government entities, including environmental permitting and compliance management.
Trinity Consultants has long been committed to assisting lime and aggregates facilities with their regulatory compliance needs.
Trinity takes pride in understanding the regulatory issues affecting our clients’ facilities and their industry.
Oil and gas facilities must contend with a variety of regulatory compliance and environmental management demands.
Trinity helps petroleum refineries to achieve compliance with complex environmental regulatory requirements.
Trinity Consultants has long been committed to assisting cement facilities with their regulatory compliance and environmental management needs.
Trinity has extensive experience assisting the pulp and paper industry with its regulatory compliance and environmental management requirements.
Railroads are faced with rapidly evolving state, regional, and federal regulatory framework in the United States.
For more than 25 years, Trinity Consultants has assisted facilities in the semiconductor industry.
Trinity prepares hundreds of air quality compliance reports for landfills and industrial facilities across the United States on an annual basis.
Trinity Consultants has performed nearly 800 environmental permitting and compliance projects for clients with terminal operations, providing cost-effective, timely solutions that enhance compliance while maintaining operational flexibility.
For nearly 30 years, Trinity Consultants has assisted facilities such as those in the highly regulated wood products industry.
Environmental reporting is a compliance requirement that involves the collection, documentation, and transfer of a source's (or multiple sources') environmental data from one entity to another. It may include reporting to US Environmental Protection »
EPA conducted several compliance inspections in 2019 focused on the requirements of 40 CFR Part 112, Oil Pollution Prevention. Part 112 applies to facilities with aggregate aboveground storage capacity greater than 1,320 gallons of oil, which is the »
Trinity Consultants, Inc.® (Trinity) announces that it has acquired Provenance Consulting, LLC (Provenance), a specialty firm that is focused on process safety management (PSM) in the petrochemical industry. Facilities in the oil and gas and »
The 2015 Paris Agreement established a framework for signatory countries around the world to collectively address climate change and set an overall goal of limiting the global temperature rise to less than two degrees Celsius over pre-industrial »
Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) involves finding facility components that are leaking and fixing them. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has a long history of regulating industries (such as petroleum refining and chemical »
Trinity's Environmental Quarterly (EQ) magazine covers environmental regulatory developments as well as topics related to corporate environmental performance.
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These papers, presentations, and articles were authored by the staff of Trinity Consultants for presentation at various conferences.
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Since its founding in 1974, Trinity has expanded its geographic footprint and breadth of services. We attribute our continued growth to a focus on cornerstone values of top-notch technical performance and excellence in client service.
Trinity Consultants provides extensive professional training on air quality, water quality, and waste management regulations at convenient locations.
Trinity’s one-day course offers comprehensive training on federal and North/South Dakota air regulations, permitting requirements, and updates on recent regulatory developments. The course proves especially beneficial to operations and environmental personnel from industry that are responsible for obtaining permits and maintaining air quality compliance, as well as those who need a general understanding of these issues. Frequent examples and practical information are provided throughout.
|Classroom||Sep 30, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Fargo, ND|
This 1-day course is designed for persons who need to understand the basics of water programs authorized by the Clean Water Act (CWA). The course covers such essential topics as water permitting and compliance; storm water permitting and compliance; spill prevention, control and countermeasures planning and compliance; wetlands permitting; and other CWA programs. The course format includes practical exercises and an open group discussion sessions intended to maximize understanding of the material. Course completion will enable attendees to:
|Classroom||Dec 11, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Phoenix, AZ|
|Classroom||Jan 22, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Classroom||Mar 18, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Houston, TX|
|Classroom||May 20, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Philadelphia, PA|
|Classroom||Aug 05, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Salt Lake City, UT|
This ½-day course is for environmental and maintenance personnel tasked with complying with the 40 CFR Part 82 ozone depleting substance (ODS) requirements. The course covers regulatory requirements regarding phase out schedules, labeling, stationary refrigerant systems (including leak repair provisions for equipment with refrigerant charge = 50 pounds), motor vehicle air conditioners, and halon fire suppression systems. In addition, the course will cover the recent updates to the refrigerant management requirements within 40 CFR Part 82, Subpart F, including extension of the rules to non-ODS substitutes, revised appliance disposal requirements, and overhaul to the leak repair provisions with phased in compliance dates of 1/1/2017, 1/1/2018, and 1/1/2019. Both classroom and webinar sessions utilize real world examples and interactive discussions to reinforce important concepts and best practices. Attendees learn to:
|Webinar||Feb 12, 2020 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CST/CDT||Online|
|Classroom||Jun 04, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Princeton, NJ|
|Classroom||Jul 14, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Seattle, WA|
|Classroom||Aug 18, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Dallas, TX|
This new 1-day course is designed for industry and environmental professionals who are working in the field of hazardous waste combustion and want to better understand topics surrounding the combined authority and implementation of RCRA and the HWC MACT requirements. The content covers the regulatory history, current regulations affecting hazardous waste combustion/management, implementation details, and industry resources. The course format includes classroom lecture with interactive discussions throughout that are intended to maximize understanding of the dual regulatory structure.
|Classroom||Nov 20, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Atlanta, GA|
|Classroom||Mar 11, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Pittsburgh, PA|
|Classroom||Apr 15, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Chicago, IL|
This 2-day course is for industry and environmental professionals seeking a broad exposure to current U.S. air quality regulations. The course looks at current U.S. regulations, and covers such essential topics as ambient air quality standards, attainment status, construction and operating permits, and various regulatory programs such as NSPS, NESHAPs, NSR and Title V. Course completion enables attendees to:
|Classroom||Dec 12 - 13, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Phoenix, AZ|
|Classroom||Mar 19 - 20, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Houston, TX|
|Classroom||May 21 - 22, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Philadelphia, PA|
|Classroom||Aug 06 - 07, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Salt Lake City, UT|
This 2-day course is for those who wish to learn about or gain a better understanding of environmental regulations. The course covers such essential topics as air quality permitting and compliance; water quality permitting and compliance; waste management; spill prevention, control and countermeasures planning; emergency planning and community right-to-know; and toxics substances control. The course format includes practice sessions and discussions to review key concepts culminating in a multi-media group exercise of a real scenario. Course completion enables attendees to:
|Classroom||Nov 12 - 13, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Gulfport, MS|
|Classroom||Feb 25 - 26, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Albuquerque, NM|
|Classroom||Jul 14 - 15, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Baltimore, MD|
This 2-day course is for new and experienced OHS and SHE managers and others needing an introduction to the most common OSHA regulations. The course covers a wide range of OSHA requirements including confined space entry, lockout-tag out, industrial hygiene, audiometric monitoring, guarding, electrical safety, and much more. Attendees develop a strong foundation in the following:
|Classroom||Feb 13 - 14, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Tampa, FL|
|Classroom||Apr 28 - 29, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||New Orleans, LA|
|Classroom||May 19 - 20, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Boston, MA|
This 1-day course presents an introduction to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) permitting requirements. The course discusses the NEPA “stop and think” process for federal projects including the required analyses and timeline.
|Classroom||May 13, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Albuquerque, NM|
|Classroom||Oct 02, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Denver, CO|
This 1-day course is designed for managers and others who need to understand the nuts and bolts of RCRA waste management. The course covers such essential topics as waste identification and classification, generator status determination and generator requirements, hazardous waste, universal waste, used oil, underground storage tanks, and how state waste regulations differ from federal regulations. The course format includes practical exercises and interactive discussions intended to maximize understanding of this challenging material.
|Classroom||Dec 10, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Phoenix, AZ|
|Classroom||Jan 21, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Classroom||Mar 17, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Houston, TX|
|Classroom||May 19, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Philadelphia, PA|
|Classroom||Aug 04, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Salt Lake City, UT|
This 2-day course benefits plant and corporate environmental professionals with compliance, auditing, and air permitting responsibilities. The course covers essential topics such as permit applicability assessments, key regulatory definitions, types of modifications, exemptions, and emissions netting/emissions change calculations and thresholds. It also addresses best available control technology (BACT)/lowest achievable emission rate (LAER) assessments, dispersion modeling, Class I areas, and non-attainment offsets. The course includes “real life” case studies and group exercises to maximize understanding of this challenging material.
|Classroom||Nov 12 - 13, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Seattle, WA|
|Classroom||Feb 18 - 19, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Charlotte, NC|
|Classroom||Apr 28 - 29, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Dallas, TX|
|Classroom||Jul 08 - 09, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Beaver Creek, CO|
|Classroom||Sep 15 - 16, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||St. Louis, MO|
This 1-day course is designed for managers and others responsible for developing and implementing SPCC plans. The course covers such essential topics as applicability criteria and exemptions, general requirements for all plans, specific requirements for each type of facility, integrity testing, exclusions, and environmental equivalence. The course format includes illustrative examples and case studies intended to maximize understanding of this topical material. Course completion will enable attendees to:
|Classroom||Apr 21, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Syracuse, NY|
|Classroom||Jun 16, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Classroom||Sep 22, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Richmond, VA|
This 1/2-day course is designed for individuals responsible for developing, certifying and implementing SPCC plans. The course covers applicability, general requirements for all plans, specific requirements based on facility type, available plan formats, templates, tools and techniques. Course completion will enable attendees to:
|Classroom||Apr 30, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Iowa City, IA|
|Classroom||Jul 28, 2020 - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM||Dallas, TX|
This two-day course covers two major topic areas: (1) a primer on storage tank and floating roof features, and (2) detailed instructions on air regulations that apply to storage tanks. Mr. Rob Ferry, who has been involved with storage tanks for more than 40 years, will work with his Trinity colleagues to instruct the course.
The storage tank primer provides a review of the types of above ground storage tanks and the types of floating roofs that are used in storage tanks, and also provides detailed descriptions and illustrations of the types of rim seals, deck fittings and deck seams common to floating roofs.
The course then reviews how the various storage tank air regulations fit into the overall EPA regulatory structure and reviews the specific requirements of the regulations. Topics include determination of applicability of the regulations, comparison of the detailed requirements in the various regulations, and outlining of the compliance tasks required by the regulations. Additional topics include guidance on how to conduct the required inspections and a discussion of frequently encountered regulatory interpretation issues.
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|Classroom||Nov 11 - 12, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||New Orleans, LA|
|Classroom||Jan 27 - 28, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Long Beach, CA|
|Classroom||Sep 21 - 22, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Dallas, TX|
This 1-day course is for new and experienced professionals interested in learning how to minimize the impact of Title V operating permits, reduce duplicate or unnecessary monitoring, and standardize permits across agencies. It provides strategies on how to ensure compliance while minimizing operational intrusions required by Title V permits. Example permit conditions are discussed to illustrate how agencies and companies have approached compliance demonstration requirements. Information on when to re-open a permit and the modification process will be provided.
|Classroom||Nov 14, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Seattle, WA|
|Classroom||Feb 20, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Charlotte, NC|
|Classroom||Apr 30, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Dallas, TX|
|Classroom||Jul 10, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Beaver Creek, CO|
|Classroom||Sep 17, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||St. Louis, MO|
This 2 day course is designed for plant and corporate staff who are responsible for elements of the RMP and PSM programs. Beneficial for new and experienced staff alike, it provides not only a broad understanding of the RMP and PSM requirements, but also discusses proposed changes to the requirements and recent enforcement activities. Throughout the course, the instructor utilizes their industry & consulting experience and solicits attendee discussion to highlight challenges and best practices to implement and manage RMP / PSM programs at their facility. Key program elements with ongoing requirements such as Management of Change, Mechanical Integrity, Process Safety Information, Operating Procedures, and Emergency Response Plans are discussed in more detail. Instructor experience, group discussions, and examples of enforcement citations will be utilized to maximize understanding of this material. Course completion will enable attendees to:
|Classroom||Mar 04 - 05, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Phoenix, AZ|
|Classroom||Jul 15 - 16, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Chicago, IL|
|Classroom||Oct 07 - 08, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Houston, TX|
This 1-day course is for environmental personnel responsible for air regulatory compliance for stationary reciprocating internal combustion engines (RICE). The course covers engine differentiations, air emission calculations, common air pollution controls, applicability and compliance requirements of the three main federal engine regulations (NSPS IIII, NSPS JJJJ, and NESHAP ZZZZ, a.k.a., the RICE MACT), and what to do if you’re just now finding out about your engines’ applicability. Group discussion and exercises help clarify this challenging material. Course topics include:
|Classroom||Nov 05, 2019 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Philadelphia, PA|
|Classroom||Mar 03, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Houston, TX|
|Classroom||Jun 18, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Denver, CO|
|Classroom||Sep 15, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM||Ann Arbor, MI|
This new ½-day course is intended for environmental professionals responsible for water quality permitting and compliance management for their facilities. The course covers essential topics such as water permitting and compliance; storm water permitting and compliance; spill prevention, control and countermeasures (SPCC) planning and compliance; wetlands permitting; and other Clean Water Act (CWA) programs.
Join us as we cover wastewater and stormwater permitting mechanisms in Texas. We will discuss individual as well as general permit options, and provide general guidance on applicability. We will also briefly discuss recent regulatory changes and proposed changes to the definition of “waters of the US” and implications on the permitting programs.
|Classroom||Jul 28, 2020 - 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM||Dallas, TX|