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Tank Services

Trinity provides broad support to tank owners regarding environmental compliance as well as design and inspection support. We routinely assist tank owners with identifying applicable regulations, obtaining proper permits, addressing ongoing compliance obligations, and quantifying emissions associated with storage tanks. We have expertise in regulatory development, tank emission factors, tank emission calculation software, and floating roof design and inspection. Trinity's unmatched credentials regarding tank emissions and design can help you streamline compliance with complete peace of mind.

Regulatory Updates

AP-42 Emission Factor Revisions

The selection of reliable tank emission calculation tools is made even more important by recent revisions to Chapter 7.1 of EPA's AP-42 document (guidance for estimating emissions from storage tanks). For information on AP-42 changes that would impact tank emissions estimation, call Trinity at +1 (866) 830-0796 or complete the Contact Us form.

Tank Services from Trinity Consultants

Environmental, Health, and Safety Compliance 

Trinity works routinely with tank owners to determine applicable environmental regulations and document compliance, including the following:

  • Environmental permitting support
    • Clean Air Act (CAA) new construction and operating permits
      • Minor New Source Review (NSR)
      • Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD)
      • Nonattainment NSR
      • Major Source Maximum Achievable Control Technology (MACT)
      • Title V
    • Clean Water Act (CWA) Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure [SPCC] permit
  • Tank emissions calculations based on the latest emission factors
  • NESHAP and NSPS compliance
    • NESHAP Subparts G, R, CC, WW, EEEE, and BBBBBB
    • NSPS Subpart K, Ka, Kb, OOOO, and OOOOa
  • Dispersion modeling to estimate the impact of tank emissions for air quality permitting, compliance, capital planning, design, and safety
  • Emissions reporting
    • Annual Emission Inventory (EI)
    • Toxic Release Inventories (TRI)
    • Tier II Reporting (EPCRA, CERLCA
  • Risk Management Planning (RMP) / Process Safety Management (PSM)
  • Compliance auditing

Floating Roof Design and Inspection

Our expertise in floating roof design allows Trinity to assist you in selecting and specifying the appropriate type of floating roof based on structural and emissions concerns. Furthermore, we can assist with developing your inspection program including review of inspection forms and templates and training of in-house personnel on how to properly perform inspections. Alternatively, we can perform the inspections for you.

Software Expertise for Tank Services

Tank Emissions Calculation Tool

TankESP Software Product Suite - BREEZE TankESPTM is a tank emissions calculation software product suite that uses the emission estimation procedures from Chapter 7.1 of U.S. EPA's Compilation of Air Pollutant Emission Factors (AP-42) for volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from storage tanks. BREEZE TankESP is widely regarded as the most accurate tank emission calculation tool on the market because it was designed by Rob Ferry, a key contributor to AP-42 Chapter 7.1.

BREEZE TankESP also resolves many of the technical issues with TANKS 4.09d as is discussed in this detailed description and provides additional functionality for non-routine emissions events. The software product suite is available for purchase in three separate editions that vary in capability and price so that you can choose the one that will best satisfy your needs.

Tank Emissions Calculation Tool Implementation and Maintenance

If you are responsible for multiple tanks with a variety of tank stocks and operating styles, Trinity can help. Our expert consultants have the in-depth understanding of tank emission calculation methodologies, tank emission calculation tools, and federal and local tank related regulations to effectively assist you with the initial implementation of BREEZE TankESP. We help maintain monthly tank emission calculations and tracking with TankESP and can develop customized reports to meet your specific reporting requirements.

Trinity Can Help - Contact Us Today!

For broad environmental assistance for your storage tanks, Trinity offers unmatched expertise and service quality. Call Trinity at (800) 229-6655 or Contact Us online.

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