News and ideas from Dade Moeller, an NV5 Company.

West Virginia Interpretive Amendment Graphic

West Virginia Interpretive Amendment

April 10, 2017

On March 16, 2017, the West Virginia Department of the Environment (DEP) published an Interpretive Amendment to an Existing Rule titled "Disposal of Completion Waste." It pertains to materials and practices generated at horizontal well sites (frac sites). 

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Alan Fellman 2017 NDSC

North Dakota Safety Council

Feb. 23, 2017

This week, NV5/Dade Moeller senior health physicist Dr. Alan Fellman attended the North Dakota Safety Council's Annual Safety & Health Conference in Bismarck. As part of the conference, Alan provided two training classes on Thursday of particular interest to the North Dakota oil and gas industry.

With generous permission from the North Dakota Safety Council, we are happy to share Alan's training slides with you.

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Pipeline in Snow

NORM and the New Administration

Dec. 19, 2016

NORM regulations remain (for the most part) the responsibility of the states, so there's apt not to be a direct relationship between the new administration and the regulations impacting company operations.

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North Dakota NORM/TENORM

North Dakota TENORM Rules Finalized

Oct. 26, 2016

The North Dakota Department of Health has ratified its proposed TENORM rules. The new regulation allows for disposal of materials with up to 50 pCi/g radium under certain circumstances and also includes requirements related to licensing and training.

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