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ETC: Maintaining Compliance for Oil & Gas Operations

May 19 @ 7:30 am - 4:30 pm


Explains the importance of obtaining permits for production and midstream facilities. This course will break down the myriad and often confusing monitoring, recordkeeping, and reporting requirements that follow for well pads or facilities such as compressor stations, interconnects, and metering sites once a permit is obtained – whether during construction, during operation, or during permit close-out. Local regulations geared towards the states of TX, OK and LA.

0.8 CEUs available upon completion of this course.

About CEC’s Environmental Training Courses (CEC/ETC): CEC/ETC was created to educate and keep our clients and others in the industrial/commercial community up-to-date on regulatory programs that affect them. The program is structured around a group of core environmental regulatory topics that cover the basic needs of attendees in the regulatory areas of air, water, and waste management compliance.

Featured Speakers

Bruce Dumdei, Ph.D.

Vice President

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Vice President Bruce Dumdei, Ph.D., serves as the head of CEC’s Environmental Training Courses (ETC) program and the corporate leader of CEC’s Air Quality practice. He has more than 30 years of experience specializing in air permitting (state, NSR/Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD), and Title V), compliance assistance, strategy development, regulatory negotiations, enforcement support, and professional training for industrial facilities. Dr. Dumdei provides expertise in the areas of major and minor permitting programs and hazardous air pollutant (HAP) regulations, including emission reporting and control methods. He is a national expert for the federal New Source Review (NSR) and National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) regulations. He also has expertise in the development of emissions inventories, including emissions calculation method development for criteria pollutants, air toxics, and greenhouse gas (GHG) pollutants, as well as the development of GHG compliance programs, and source and ambient air measurement programs.
Leah Blinn


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Ms. Blinn is a Principal with Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. and is the Pittsburgh Office Air Practice Lead. She is a Chemical Engineer with over 18 years of experience in managing and executing air quality work for various industries throughout the country. Her primary focus is in air dispersion modeling, emission calculations, permitting and compliance. She works with a number of upstream and midstream companies, assisting them with air permitting, regulatory applicability determinations and compliance reporting. She is actively involved in the Marcellus Shale Coalition and is the Co-Chair of the MSC Air Quality Emission Inventory Standardization Workgroup.


May 19
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
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