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Reclassifying Permit Required Confined Spaces

FDR Safety

I had the opportunity to view one of the best presentations on permit required confined spaces that I have ever seen. Mr. Burgess identified an often overlooked opportunity for temporary reclassification of an existing permit required confined space. A full entry permit is then no longer necessary. It’s worth the time.

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EPA Denies Alabama's Plan to Run Own Permitting Program for Coal Ash Disposal

ENR Construction

of Environmental Management plan to oversee permitting of coal ash disposal plans. EPA's rejects Alabama's Dept.

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Feds Push Eased Energy Permits, More Funding and 100K Miles of Transmission Upgrades

ENR Construction

has aired flurry of changed permit mandates and other project boosts to meet rising demand for more and cleaner energy. US Energy Dept.

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Philly launches digital tool to ease building permitting process

Construction Dive

The pilot aims to improve access to information about necessary permits, approvals and other requirements for some residential and commercial projects, the city said.

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Single-Family, Multifamily Permits Continue to Increase

Pro Builder

Single-Family, Multifamily Permits Continue to Increase. Single-family and multifamily permits are up in all four regions with the Northeast leading for both sectors. The total number of single-family permits issued year-to-date hit 589,146 in June, a 35.9% increase for issued multifamily permits compared to June 2020.

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Study: Permits, Cost Allocation Block Starts of Transmission Projects Worth $64B

ENR Construction

But projects that would add higher-voltage capacity and 10,000 miles of new lines, face major challenges in permitting and siting and in cost recovery and cost allocation, says transmission sector consultant Grid Strategies in Sept. 13 report.

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Egypt Issues Second Permit for $30B Nuclear Power Plant Work

ENR Construction

Russia's Rosatom began construction last year on country's first nuclear power plant after the first permit was issued.

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