Confidence in Compliance

REGULATORY PERMITTING

Permitting Process

  • Consultation and permit development
  • Facilitation of regulatory process to ensure timeliness of permits
  • Coordination with federal, state and local agencies such as BSEE, USACE, LADNR, TXRCC, TXGLO

Production Permits

  • Infrastructure/ facility permit and facility modification
  • Pipeline permits - lease term and ROW
  • U.S. Army Corp. of Engineers anchorages and fairways
  • Surface Commingling and Measurement Authority
  • Well permitting, such as APDs abandonments and additions
  • Downhole commingling and gas cap blowdown authorizations

Environmental air compliance

  • Fugitive gas emission audits utilizing optical gas imaging with FLIR® technology

ADMINISTRATION OF AGENCY INCs & CIVIL PENALTIES

  • Administration of interface with agency on behalf of Customer for INC & civil penalty response
  • Technical review with BSEE of civil penalty assessment on behalf of customer
  • Validate agency application of regulation, severity assessment, identification of mitigating factors, etc.
  • Administration and tracking services for INCs

FIELD COMPLIANCE SUPPORT

  • Personnel - HSE and compliance technicians
  • Audits and pre-inspections
  • Facilitation of BSEE inspections
  • SAFE Chart and flow diagram verification and redlines
  • Competency verification of operations personnel

LIQUID & GAS MEASUREMENT CONSULTANCY

  • Engineering facilities auditing & troubleshooting
  • Policy and procedures development
  • Measurement manuals
  • Static and dynamic measurement expertise
  • Multiphase flow measurement techniques
  • Proving & sampling applications

REGULATORY ALERTS

The regulatory and compliance team periodically sends out regulatory alerts to notify and advise our clients and colleagues of regulation changes impacting operations in our industry.