Today’s pipeline projects require a host of expertise to ensure that they meet community, regulatory, environmental, safety and business needs. Headwaters provides a total solution for pipelines and their associated facilities, helping you safely and effectively to complete each facet of the project. Headwaters is able to go beyond the initial due diligence and environmental permitting requirements for the construction of the project, but can assists through each phase of construction to ensure that the project is completed with Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) and Quality in mind. Given this, Headwaters staff provides HSE oversight to the project maintaining environmental and regulatory compliance, preventing construction delays and unexpected cost in construction management and penalties. Headwaters provides services to design and implement storm water management plans to maintain the integrity of the project and regulatory compliance.
Operator compliance with pipeline safety regulations that establish minimal federal safety standards is critical to preventing pipeline accidents. Ensuring compliance involves regular inspections of pipeline operator programs and facilities. Headwaters personnel can assist in the preparation of Integrity Management Plans (IMP) to assess the pipeline system and associated risks developing plans to mitigate those risks with the operator.