Air Permitting Programs

TecServ’s experience includes development of numerous permit applications and finalization of permitting structures under a variety of regulatory programs. Our company’s exposure has included preparation of permit application documents, as well as verification of emissions and regulatory program analyses under federal, state and local construction and operating permit structures. These activities have been performed within the following regulatory frameworks:

  • Clean Air Act Permit Program (CAAPP or Title V)
  • Federally Enforceable State Operating Permit (FESOP) standards
  • New Source Review (NSR)
  • Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD), including assessment and implementation of Best Available Control Technology (BACT) standards
  • PSD Avoidance
  • Emissions Reduction Market System (ERMS)
  • New Source Performance Standards (NSPS)
  • National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAPs) analyses, including assessment and implementation of Maximum Achievable Control Technology (MACT) standards

Development of an appropriate permitting structures for a target facility also may include detailed review of past facility practices and operations, assessment of regulatory compliance, preparation of overall facility emissions analyses or “netting”, and assistance with general reporting obligations. Additional services performed by TecServ in support of permit application preparation include:

  • Monitoring and recordkeeping protocol development
  • Incorporation of automated data acquisition systems for ease of facility compliance efforts
  • Ambient air quality modeling and assessment
  • CAAPP/Title V applicability analysis
  • Draft permit negotiation and interface with Agency personnel
  • Assistance with public comment and hearing procedures
  • Detailed regulatory review and applicability analysis

The diverse range of services offered by TecServ ensures that each facility and every client receives the guidance needed to meet regulatory demands while achieving desired production goals.