Tier II Reporting: What You Need to Know This Reporting Season

Hazardous Waste

Tier II reports, i.e. Emergency and Hazardous Chemical Inventory forms, are forms businesses with hazardous chemicals need to submit each year. These reports help communities plan and respond to emergencies and help various state and local agencies understand the risks posed by materials in facilities. Failing to comply with Tier II requirements can be costly to your organization, which is why it’s important to carefully review your facility and determine if you need to submit a report. With the March 1st reporting deadline fast approaching, this post will cover what Tier II reporting is and how to determine if you...

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[OnDemand Webinar] Navigating Environmental Challenges Related to Affordable Housing Rehabilitation Projects

Affordable Housing

Planning for and understanding the environmental challenges related to affordable housing rehabilitation projects can help mitigate risks and increase the success of your projects. Join us for a free webinar on the environmental challenges and risk management considerations for affordable housing rehabilitation projects. We will discuss the different types of rehabilitation projects, the common environmental issues and challenges for each type of project, and the processes to evaluate and quantify the risks. Case studies of recent affordable housing rehabilitation projects will be presented providing examples of the environmental challenges and risk management processes implemented. Appropriate assessment and planning for your...

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Josh Kadrmas Speaking at NASECA Spring Conference

Spill Response

Event Details What: North American Stormwater and Erosion Control Association (NASECA) Spring ConferenceWhen: March 5th, 2019 Where: Grand Hotel in Minot, North Dakota Braun Intertec is looking forward to hearing our very own Senior Engineer, Josh Kadrmas, share his expertise on spill prevention control, stormwater pollution plan and managing contaminated soils at the upcoming NASECA Spring Conference in Minot, ND on March 5, 2019. This one-day conference provides various educational sessions focused on compliance with the State Stormwater permits and local MS4 requirements. In addition to his presentation on integrating SPCC and SWPPP requirements, Josh will also be presenting on...

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Kim Macy, SET, DBIA, Joins Braun Intertec in North Texas

Braun Intertec, an engineering, consulting and testing firm with offices throughout the central United States, is pleased to announce Kim L. Macy, SET, DBIA, has joined the firm as a Principal and the Regional Consulting Director for North Texas operations. Macy brings nearly 25 years of leadership and project management experience serving clients within the public and private sectors on environmental consulting, geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing projects in Texas. “I’m incredibly pleased to welcome Kim to our team,” says Braun Intertec CEO, Jon Carlson. “With a strong reputation for being a trusted client advisor and developing collaborative teams,...

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Asphalt Design and Construction Workshop

Asphalt Road

Event Details When: Monday, March 11th - 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.Where: Braun Intertec Bismarck Office, 1502 Grumman Lane, Bismarck, ND Please join us at our Bismarck office as we host an educational series featuring four presentations designed to strengthen your knowledge of asphalt design and construction. In addition to this plethora of knowledge, attendees will receive PDHs for their participation. A light breakfast and lunch will be served. Presentation Topics Pavement Section Design of Roadways and Parking Lots: Discover the design parameters that are required for a pavement thickness design and review the AASHTO design procedure for roadways. Engage in discussion on...

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Demystifying the Due Diligence Process: Development

Environmental consulting

Tuesday, February 26th 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (CST) 830 Boone Avenue N, Golden Valley, MN 55427 Mark your calendars and join us for RJM Construction's "Building Knowledge" workshop where we will be speaking about environmental issues during development. Learn what you need to know during the development process to protect your investment and navigate these complicated issues. This is Part 2 of a 2-part series. In this presentation you will learn: Recap of site selection issues Planned clean-up during development RAP process Grants, what's eligible and what's not Payment and reimbursement processes Dealing with unforeseen impacts This course will...

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Energy Generation Conference: Daniel DeJoode Presenting on Proposed Changes to NEPA regulations

Enbridge Pipeline

Event Details What: 40th Annual Energy Generation Conference When: January 29-31, 2019Where: Bismarck Event Center, South 5th Street, Bismarck, ND Braun Intertec is looking forward to hearing our very own Senior Scientist, Daniel DeJoode, present at the upcoming Energy Generation Conference in Bismarck, North Dakota. Daniel will present on both January 30th, and the 31st about recent developments and proposed changes to NEPA regulations. This annual conference, hosted by Bismarck State College, is a cooperative effort among producers, suppliers and educators to promote competitive, efficient and safe energy production. Presentation Topic One Federal Decision and Other Developments in the National...

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Braun Intertec Environmental Engineer, Kaitlin Ouverson, Nominated for MNCREW Community Impact Award

Today, Braun Intertec environmental engineer Kaitlin Ouverson will be recognized as a nominee for the Community Impact Award at the MNCREW celebration awards. This awards ceremony recognizes outstanding women who have displayed leadership, an understanding of the commercial real estate industry and have been a positive influence within their own firms and the greater industry. MNCREW, Minnesota Commercial Real Estate Women, is an organization whose mission is to transform the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally. Members of this organization include anyone involved in a real estate transaction such as brokers, developers, general contractors, engineers, attorneys and marketing...

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W&M Environmental Group Joins Braun Intertec

W&M Environmental Group Joins Braun Intertec

Braun Intertec, a premier geotechnical engineering, environmental consulting and testing firm, is pleased to announce it has acquired W&M Environmental Group, LLC (W&M), a Texas-based environmental consulting firm. W&M brings a team of experienced environmental consultants, known for successfully managing projects, in fact, their motto is, "We Get Projects Done." "I am thrilled we have the opportunity to add these talented environmental scientists, geologists, and engineers to our team of employee-owners," says Jon Carlson, CEO of Braun Intertec. "Our firms are well-aligned and our whole team is committed to being the Consultant of Choice for our clients. The addition of W&M complements our...

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Josh Kadrmas Speaking at North Dakota Water and Pollution Control Conference

Subsurface Investigations

Event Details What: 90th Annual North Dakota Water and Pollution Control Conference When: October 16th -18th, 2018 Where: Alerus Center, 1200 S 42nd St., Grand Forks, ND 58201 Josh Kadrmas, a project engineer from our Fargo office, has been selected to speak at the upcoming 2018 North Dakota Water and Pollution Control Conference in Grand Forks on October 16th. This conference meets jointly with the North Dakota Chapter of the American Public Water Works Association, the North Dakota Water Environment Association, the North Dakota Section of the American Water Works Association and the North Dakota Chapter of the North American...

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