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ACCI's Services:

ACCI conducts the following services. Please check our Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) for more detail and Services for a complete list.

Source Testing Services:

ACCI's staff has completed thousands of tests in 15 years of service to industrial clients in 30 states. We have demonstrated expertise in the performance and management of a variety of complex projects including:

  • Complete USEPA Reference Method Capabilities
  • FTIR
  • Field GC
  • In house PM/Condensible PM Analysis
  • Selective Condensation (SO3)
  • NCASI, SCAQMD, ASTM & SW-846 Methods
  • ASME Power Test Code Testing
  • Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR)
  • Sampling at High Temperature &/or Pressure
  • 3-D Flow (EPA Method 2F)
  • On Site Analysis
  • Suit Case Monitoring
  • Water/Solid Waste Sampling
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Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) Services:

    • Set-up New LDAR Programs
    • Audit Existing LDAR Programs
    • Improve Existing LDAR Programs
    • Tagging, Electronic Drawings, Component Registries, Operation and Maintenance Manuals
    • Periodic Method 21 Monitoring
    • Data-Logging Instrumentation and Manual Methods

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CEM & COMS Services:

We prepare specifications for continuous emissions monitoring (CEM) and air sampling systems for a variety of industries including power plants, refineries, steel plants, coke plants, chemical plants and incinerators. We have also designed specialized sampling systems to meet industrial hygiene applications, monitor room and stack radioactivity levels and determine time/temperature compliance for incinerators.

We also can manage your CEM installation or prepare your Part 75 Monitoring Plan, CEM Quality Assurance Plan, Operating and Maintenance Procedures or State required CEM Design Plans. Several on our staff have over 15 years of experience in the design, evaluation, trouble-shooting and testing of CEMS that we can apply to solve your CEM challenges.

  • Certification Testing
  • Quarterly Emissions Reporting (Parts 60 & 75)
  • Part 75 and State Monitoring Plans
  • Parametric Emissions Monitoring
  • CEM Specification
  • CEM & COM RATAs & Quarterly Audits
  • PADEP Monitoring Plans and Phase I Applications
  • QA Plans (Part 60 and Part 75)
  • NOx Budget Trading Program Assistance

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Ambient Air Monitoring:

ACCI has demonstrated expertise in the performance and management of complex ambient air evaluation projects at over 70 sites. These programs have incorporated a broad range of (USEPA and novel testing methods. Our staff are skilled in project management techniques, the use of sophisticated equipment, regulatory compliance matters, and data quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) principles. ACCI has significant experience in the following areas:

  • Ambient Air Sampling (PM10, TSP, metals, Pb, asbestos, PCBs, dioxin, pesticides, PAH, VOC)
  • Construction and Remediation Site Monitoring
  • Meteorological Monitoring
  • Odor Sampling

 

Industrial Hygiene/Indoor Air Quality Services:

ACCI has assisted many clients with indoor air quality investigations at sites ranging from offices and shopping malls to chemical production plants. Our experience includes:

  • Industrial Hygiene Monitoring
  • Investigation of “sick building” and Building-Related Illness Complaints
  • Chemical, Noise and Radiological Surveys.
  • Source Characterization

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Auditing:

Non-compliance is becoming increasingly risky as individual and corporate criminal and civil penalties become more severe. Maintaining compliance is more important than ever as new regulations take more time and resources to address. ACCI believes that environmental compliance audits, carefully conceived and meticulously implemented, can play a critical role in meeting the goals of long-term compliance.

  • Compliance Auditing
  • ASTM Phase I Site Assessments

Regulatory Compliance:

ACCI has broad-based experience with regulatory compliance under the CAA, Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), water and waste programs. Our experience includes responding to enforcement actions, permit negotiations, applicability determinations, regulatory option analysis, compliance manuals, monitoring plans and the preparation of notices and reports for a number of facilities. ACCI experience encompasses a complete range of state, NSR, PSD, RCRA, NSPS and NESHAP regulations. Our staff has participated in over 60 compliance audits in 23 states.

  • Emissions and Carbon Inventories
  • Regulatory Impact and Compliance Analysis
  • MACT Compliance Assistance
  • Compliance Manuals
  • Recordkeeping and Reporting
  • Startup, Shutdown, and Malfunction Plans
  • SARA Form R and Tier I/Tier II Reporting
  • Emergency Response and Contingency Plans
  • Expert Testimony
  • Risk Management Plans (RMPs)
  • Facility Security Plans
  • SPPC Plans

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Permitting and Modeling:

ACCI personnel have proven experience in preparing and submitting air permit applications for hundreds of clients nationwide. This experience includes the permitting of major and minor sources in attainment and non-attainment areas under NSR, PSD, and Title V programs:

  • Emission Inventory Development
  • BACT/MACT/RACT and LAER Analyses
  • PSD/NSR Permitting
  • Title V Permitting
  • New Source Permitting
  • Air Quality Impact Assessments & Dispersion Modeling

Emissions Control Equipment:

    • Equipment Design and Specification
    • Cost/Efficiency Analysis
    • Troubleshooting

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This page last updated 2/26/14

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