EXPERT WITNESS FOR HISTORICAL OPERATING PRACTICES AND INDUSTRY STANDARDS OF
"TANK FARM” TERMINAL FACILITIES  

phone (804) 749-8720 cell (804) 317-0777


Bulk Liquid Storage and Distribution Terminal/Facility Consultant

 

Resume Brief (Case History Available Upon Request)

Bulk Liquid Terminal Consultant for over 40 years with experience at over 1,000 tank terminals in 50 states and worldwide. He continues to provide expert witness services as well as environmental, health, safety, and security services with special emphasis given to agency COMPLIANCE, internal company SOP CONFORMANCE, and industry standard CONSENSUS.  His company is Midstream Farm, LLC (contact info at bottom of page).

Court qualified for environmental, safety, health, fire, explosion, variance, loss, and security matters. Clients have included the U.S. Dept. of Justice, insurance companies, tank farm firms, oil and chemical owners, and contractors. At FBI & DOE referral, has completed vulnerability assessment work for over 1,500 facilities as part of DOE's Infrastructure Assurance Program administered by Argonne National Lab for Homeland Security, DOD, and industry facility protection projects.

Other expertise includes due diligence site assessments, incident investigations, and damage award estimation. Knowledgeable of all state and federal regulations (DHS, CWA, NPDES, SPCC, OPA, CERCLA, SDWA, CAA, USCG, RCRA, EPCRA/SARA, FRA, DOT/RSPA, and OSHA) affecting aboveground tank farms and pipeline operators.

Past Experience:
President of Think Tank Resources, Inc.; National Technical Director of the Independent Liquid Terminals Association (ILTA); Corporate Manager of Environmental Affairs for GATX Terminals Corporation; Bechtel Environmental Engineer.

Registered Environmental Assessor (REA); California #00036.

Graduate of M.I.T. (Cambridge, MA), Southern Cal (U.S.C./L.A.), and Purdue U.
(W. Lafayette, IN).

Member of API Standard 2350 Tank Overfill Protection Committee, Dept. of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard Chemical Transportation Advisory Committed, and Virginia DEQ AST Tank Regulatory Advisory Committee.

Member of various associations and author of publications and articles.


 

 

Current or Past Clients

ADM

Akima Corp.

Allied Management
of Texas

Allied Terminals

AmeriPride

Ameropan

Amoco Oil

Arcadian

Argonne National Laboratory

BASF

Baytank Houston

Bechtel Power

Bethlehem Shipbuilding

Brooklyn Union

Buckeye Pipeline

Cabot Corp.

CA State Assembly

Carbon Steel Products

Center Terminal

Charter-Triad Terminals

Chevron

Citgo

Citicorp

Clark Oil

Cogent Energy Solns

Colonial Pipeline

Compact Membrane

Continental Services Co.

Corco

County of L.A.

Croda Inc.

Crowley Maritime

Cummins Terminal

Croda Storage

Delaware Terminal

Delta Commodities

Demaco Corp.

DESC/DFSC/DLA

Diamond Oil

Dynamac Corp.

E D & F Man

EOTT Energy Corp.

Enron Oil/Gas

Fleet Supplies

Foster Wheeler

Galveston Terminals

Gantrade

Gatron Industries

GATX Terminals

Gaylord Chemical

General Chemical

Gulf Interstate

Gulf State

Halliburton NUS

Harbor Enterprises

Hartford Insurance

Holiday/Newport Terminal

Houston Fuel Oil

HOVENSA

ICI Americas

ILMA

ILTA

IMTT

International Oil

Interstate Energy Co.

ITAPCO

IWRN

K-Mar Industries

Kinder Morgan

Lemm Corp.

Liquid Transfer

Lincoln Energy Solns

Louis Dreyfus
Energy Corp.

London Insurers

Lubripac

Marketwest

Marathon Petroleum Hydrocarbon

Meioco Terminal

Midstates Oil

MIT

Montank

Motiva

Nelson Energy

New Haven Terminal

NOCO Energy

Norfolk and
Southern Railroad

Norfolk Oil Transit

Northville Corp.

0-3 Limited

Odfjell

Oiltanking Houston

Optimum Quality Grains

Paktank/Vopak

PanOcean

Pennsylvania Power
& Light

PEPCO

PetroChina

PetroUnited Terminals

Petroleum Fuel &
Terminal

Pirelli Tire

Pittson

PM Ag Products

Port City Bulk
Terminal

Port of Long Beach

Port of Port Royal

PPG

Ramsey Scarlett

Richmond Redevel Agency

Rio Vista Energy

R. M. Walsdorf

Rollins

SICPA

SOHIO

South Coast Terminals

SFPL

Sprague Energy

ST Services

Star/Texaco

Statia

Steuart Petroleum

Stolthaven

Stratus

Summit Midstream

Summit Terminaling

Tenco Services

Terquimca

3M

Tidewater Barge

Tidewater Terminal

Transammonia

TransMontaigne

Union Pacific RR

Unitank

United Elastic

U.S. Air Force

U.S. Department
of Justice

U.S. Navy

Valleytank

W.A.S. Terminals

Wausau Insurance

Westway

Whitaker Oil Co.

White Pass

Witco Corp.

Wolf Lake

Zapata Haynie

 

Services Offered (Call for Lump Sum or Hourly Rates)

AIR POLLUTION (VOCs/NESHAPS)

Storage & Rack Permits

Emissions Modeling, Title V, & Inventory Calculations

Toxics/HAP Risk Analyses

WASTEWATER (NPDES)

Permit Renewals or Modification Applications

Stormwater/Spill PPP, PPC, & BMP Plans

Hazardous Waste Exemptions

Alternatives to Sampling & Analysis

SPILL CONTINGENCY (SPCC/OPA)

SPCC Plans and Certifications

State, MMS, or DOT/RSPA Plans

EPA-Only OPA Plans ã

Complex USCG/EPA OPA Spill Plans ã (Oil or HazMat)

SUPERFUND (CERCLA)

ASTM (E-1527 & E-1903) Phase I & II Site Assessments

Environmental Due Diligence

Site Soil/Water Remediation

Tank Inspection/Leak Detection

BARGE/SHIP WASTES (MARPOL)

Oil, NLS, & Garbage Receipt, Disposal, & COAs

Waste Exportation

Marine Vapor Recovery

EMERGENCY PLANNING (EPCRA/SARA)

SARA Title III 311/312, & 313 Reports; 302/304 Spill Reports

Risk Analyses/HAZOP/RMPs

Meeting & Seminar Services

SAFETY & HEALTH (OSHA)

Confined Space Entry Plans

Respiratory Protection Plans

Vapor Sampling/Monitoring

Process Safety Management
& Risk Assessment

Emergency Action (EAP) or Response (ERP) Plans

Site Safety & Health & HazCom Plans

MSD Sheet Prep

Vulerability Assessments

HAZARDOUS WASTE (RCRA)

Line/Tank Wash,
Separator Sludge, & Bottom Disposal

ASTM E-50.03 Waste Minimization

AST Diked Area Soil Disposal

Waste Management Evaluations

Service/Product Market Studies

Budget/Planning Presentations

COAST GUARD (USCG)

Operations Manual for Liquids & Gases

PIC Operator Training

Marine Vapor Collection

WATER QUALITY (CWA/SDWA)

Dredging/Wetland Permits

Surface & Drinking Water & Groundwater Sampling/Wells

POTW/Sewer Permits

Groundwater Hydrogeology

TRANSPORTATION (FRA/RSPA/DOT)

Third Party Inspection

Pipeline Safety & Spill Plans

HM 181 & HM 126F Operator Training

MISCELLANEOUS AND SECURITY

Expert Witness Services

Facility Security Plans (FSP/SSP/CFATS/CVI)

ASTM (E-50.04) Environmental Audits

Tailored Safety Audits

AST Technical Library

TSCA PMNs, FIFRA & ATF

Env./Safety Mgr. Training

ISO 14000 Configuration

Corporate Social Responsibility

Sustainability/GHG

 


MIDSTREAM FARM, LLC
20004 Sterling Creek Lane
Rockville, Virginia 23146
(804) 749-8720 (804) 317-0777 (cell)
http://www.usaclem.com
http://www.tankfarmvendor.com
http://www.tankfarm.net