NYSDEC Part 360 Compliance starts TODAY!

Fill Material BUD

Hey Bud, do you know about B.U.D.s? Tracking Documents? Permits and Registrations? The time has come to comply with the NYSDEC Part 360 regulations. Starting today, May 3, 2018, the NYSDEC requires and expects that all Solid Waste Facilities (with some exceptions) will be in compliance with the new regulations. The exceptions include Part 361-5… Read More

Who Needs an NYC DEP Air Emissions Registration?

DEP Registration or Work Permit

NYCDEP Registration(s) for Air Emissions Sources How Does New York City Control Air Pollution? The New York City Air Pollution Control Code (APCC) (Chapter 1 of Title 24 of the NYC Administrative Code) regulates the emission into open air “of any harmful or objectionable substance” in order to “preserve, protect and improve the air resources… Read More

Concrete Pouring: Good Practices

Concrete Slump Test

Guide to Proper Concrete Installation Avoid Cold-Weather Pours With the onset of springtime and warmer weather comes a dramatic increase in outdoor construction work.  Concrete work is widespread in the construction world, whether concrete is used as a platform for equipment, a pedestrian walkway, road curbing, to encase a buried pipe, or any other purpose. … Read More

Construction Site Safety Concern: Trenches and Excavations Part II

Excavating is a common activity on construction projects which can create dangerous situations for employers, employees, and bystanders.  Because of the many dangers involved in excavating and trenching, OSHA has many rules around these activities including the concerns involving an excavation and trench.  Walden discussed some general excavating and trenching rules in our previous blog… Read More