AWMA Webinar Series: All about CEMS

Date

May 1-2, 2019

Location

Online through AWMA

Dive into the regulatory requirements including EPA performance specifications and testing methods that dictate Continuous Emission Monitoring (CEMS) design, operation, and data availability. Registration is through AWMA.

What does it take to succeed with CEMS?

Technical considerations for selecting and designing continuous sampling, data acquisition, and reporting systems will be reviewed along with the steps to take to ensure successful Relative Accuracy Test Audits (RATA).  ESC is joining with Providence Engineering, Alliance Source Testing and M&C Tech Group to present this set of webinars. The moderator will be Jason Midgett, Environmental Engineer with Placid Refining Company. The webinars are being produced by the A&WMA.

Part I

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Eastern (12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Central)

Part I will focus on key regulatory requirements for most CEMS applications along with sample system design considerations.
 

Part II

Thursday, May 2, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Eastern (12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Central)

Part II will cover additional regulatory requirements and include discussions on data management and accuracy testing.


Lessons learned will be shared and frequently asked questions will be highlighted throughout the presentations. The sessions will cover the fundamentals of continuous emissions monitoring systems (CEMS) from the regulatory drivers requiring CEMS, to CEMS equipment, design, control, and reporting software. The sessions will cover the fundamentals of continuous emissions monitoring systems (CEMS) from the regulatory drivers requiring CEMS, to CEMS equipment, design, control, and reporting software.

These webinars are especially helpful for anyone new to continuous monitoring and needing a good grounding in what is entailed in setting up and certifying a new system. 

Register through the A&WMA registration page.


About the A&WMA:

Founded in 1907, the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional organization enhancing knowledge and expertise by providing a neutral forum for information exchange, professional development, networking opportunities, public education, and outreach to more than 5,000 environmental professionals in 65 countries.

Presenters:

Mindi Faubion, PE, Air Quality Director, Providence Engineering and Environmental Group LLC

Brian Fowler, Director of Engineering and Marketing, Environmental Systems Corporation

Paul Hollis, Air Quality Field Services Manager, Providence Engineering and Environmental Group LLC

Don Klotz, Business Development Manager M&C Tech Group North America

Paula Metz, Technical Services Regional Manager, Alliance Source Testing
 

Moderator:

Jason Midget, Environmental Engineer, Placid Refining Company, LLC

Jason Midgett is an environmental engineer for Placid Refining Company LLC in Port Allen, Louisiana. He is responsible for developing and managing regulatory air programs including CEMS at the independently owned petroleum refinery. He is an active member of Air and Waste Management and currently serves as the Louisiana Section’s Vice Chair.