Recent Events

Recent Events

2017

 

Cast For The Cure 
Fulton, Texas | August 17

EDGE was pleased to support the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation by sponsoring the 16th Annual Cast for the Cure Fishing Tournament. The tournament was held at the Paws and Taws Convention Center in Fulton, TX.


29th Annual Texas Environmental Superconference
Austin, Texas | August 3-4

EDGE team members attended the 29th Annual Texas Environmental Superconference in Austin at the Four Seasons Hotel. EDGE was proud to be a corporate sponsor of this event. The 2017 conference presented relevant industry topics that ranged from endangered species to environmental aspects of infrastructure projects.


Environmental, Safety & Health and Training Conference
Fort Lauderdale, Florida | June 13-15

Edge was pleased to attend and sponsor the Southern Gas Association’s Environmental, Safety & Health and Training Conference held in Fort Lauderdale, FL.  Our team members had the opportunity to participate in focused round tables that discussed topics relevant to professionals in our industry.


The Pipeliners Association of Houston Fishout
Port Aransas, Texas | June 2-3

EDGE sponsored and participated in The Pipeliners Association of Houston’s 2017 Fishout.  As always, we are grateful for the opportunity to contribute to educational opportunities for deserving college students.


Environmental Trade Fair and Conference
Austin, Texas | May 16-17

EDGE sponsored and attended Texas’ largest environmental event for the 5th year in a row. Our Senior Recruiter, Mel Haynie, hosted the booth. While Chris Colville, Melissa Reeves, Jessica Ross, Amanda Zuniga and Lori Glasgow participated in numerous conference sessions.


SGA Technical Conference on Environmental Permitting & Construction
Tampa, Florida | February 22-24

EDGE sponsored this year’s SGA Technical Conference on Environmental Permitting & Construction. Trevor Loveday, Andrew Grammer, Louise Holley, Alex Miller and Ramsey Redman of our EDGE team were in attendance. The conference covered the following topics: Building a Better Future with Natural Gas, Managing Curveballs: Addressing Risks of Permit Appeals and Amendments and The Future of Tribal Consultation in Energy Infrastructure Projects.


A&WMA Gulf Coast Chapter’s 20th Annual Conference & Exhibition
Houston, Texas | February 16

EDGE was a Platinum Sponsor and exhibitor at this year’s A&WMA GCC 20th Annual Conference & Exhibition.  Presenters provided insightful information on industry related topics that ranged from Oil and Gas Regulatory Climate, the Houston Economy and Future Outlook and TSCA Reform.


2016

Water Quality/Stormwater Seminar
Austin, Texas | October 12-13

Our very own Lori Burris-Glasgow and Jonathan Martensen headed out to Austin to attend the TCEQ Water Quality/Stormwater seminar which provided updates on permitting rules and insights on upcoming regulations.


TCEQ Advanced Air Permitting Seminar
Austin, Texas | October 10-11

EDGE team members attended and exhibited at the 2016 TCEQ Advanced Air Permitting Seminar held in Austin. One lucky visitor won a fantastic tailgating package that included a Frost Boss Beverage Chiller and a Ladder Ball for their next football cookout!


FERC Environmental Review and Compliance for Natural Gas Facilities Seminar
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | August 9–11

These training seminars were delivered by FERC staff and consultants with significant industry experience and insights. Our own J Scot Vann & Louise Holley attended the three day event, which described how to successfully navigate the FERC process from project concept to post-construction monitoring. The seminars were enlightening insights into regulations and environmental analysis of pipeline projects, focusing on pre-filing, environmental report preparation and the FERC application processes, as well as pipeline construction for industry newcomers and reviewing mitigation measures for pipeline construction and restoration.


28th Annual Texas Environmental Superconference
Austin, TX | August 4-5

With informative presentations and lively discussions about case law updates and the most significant environmental issues impacting our industry, the Superconference was an overwhelming success. EDGE partners Christopher Colville & J Scot Vann were in attendance.


SGA Environmental, Safety & Health and Training Conference
Baltimore, MD | June 13 – 15

This year’s SGA Environmental, Safety & Health and Training Conference highlighted leading experts discussing the most significant environmental issues affecting our industry. Our own W. Andrew Grammer, Trevor Loveday and Shawn Lixey were in attendance, and EDGE sponsored hotel key cards and hosted a booth.


5th Annual Houston Pipeliners Fishout
Port Aransas, TX | June 3 – 4

Our own Travis Faul attended this Pipeliners Fishout and EDGE was a silver level sponsor of the event. EDGE was happy to be a part of advancing pipeline engineering and operation practices for the mutual benefit of other Pipeliners Association of Houston members and the industry as a whole.


TCEQ 2016 Environmental Trade Fair & Conference
Austin, Texas | May 3 – 4

This year’s TCEQ Trade Fair and Conference discussed some of the most significant environmental issues impacting our industry. As a conference attendee and exhibitor, EDGE enjoyed meeting and collaborating with peers to discuss challenges associated with air quality and waste management, and discussing solutions to successfully address these issues. EDGE’s Mel Haynie hosted the booth, and J Scot Vann, Melissa Reeves, Jessica Ross, Amanda Zuniga and Rachel Levert attended the conference.


SPCC/SWPPP Seminar – Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure & Stormwater Compliance Workshop
New Orleans, LA | March 30 – April 1

Our own Lori Burris Glasgow was in attendance at the EPA Alliance “SPCC & Stormwater Compliance” Workshop. Amongst the topics covered at the workshop were the regulations as they stand today, what to expect in the future, development and implementation of SPCC plans, how to ensure that facilities are in compliance with the regulations and the pros and cons of an Integrated Contingency Plan.


DRI – Defense Research Institute – Toxic Torts and Environmental Law
New Orleans, LA | March 17 – 18

EDGE partner George Holder was in attendance at the Toxic Torts and Environmental Law Seminar. The session included some of the finest, most experienced litigators, judges, regulators, journalists and medical and scientific practitioners as they discussed the latest legal, medical and scientific developments.


DUG Rockies – Developing Unconventionals
Denver, CO | March 9 – 11

EDGE’s Shawn Lixey was present at the DUG Rockies in Denver, with hundreds of oil and gas professionals and exhibitors for two days exploring the latest efficiency-focused technologies and strategies, to save producers throughout the Rockies and Northern Great Plains valuable time and money.


SGA Technical Conference on Environmental Permitting & Construction
Savannah, Georgia | February 2 – 4

EDGE once again sponsored this year’s SGA Technical Conference on Environmental Permitting & Construction. Trevor Loveday, Andy Goldberg, Jennifer Ward, Alex Miller and Travis Faul of our EDGE team were all in attendance. We enjoyed taking in the beautiful Savannah landscape and the many conference topics and regulatory updates that will allow us to continue to best serve our clients’ needs.


AFPM/API Refinery Sector Rule Workshop
Houston, Texas | February 2 – 3

EDGE’s George Holder, P.E., and Chris Colville, P.E., both attended this informative workshop on Petroleum Refinery Sector Risk and Technology Review and New Source Performance Standards rule, where they learned about regulatory changes and key implementation challenges.


TCEQ Emission Inventory Workshop
Austin, Texas | January 27 – 28

EDGE’s Jessica Ross, P.E., Chris Forehand and Amanda Zuniga were in attendance at this informative workshop where they learned more about effectively and efficiently submitting and updating point source emissions inventory (EI) through the TCEQ’s online system.


2015

FERC Environmental Review and Compliance for Natural Gas Facilities Seminar
Tampa, Florida | December 7 – 10

EDGE’s Trevor Loveday and Jenny McCoy attended the informative half-day session on December 7, gaining valuable updates and insights on industry outreach best practices, conducting cumulative impact analysis, FERC’s third-party contracting process and writing NEPA documents for the Division of Gas – Environment and Engineering.


Texas Association of Environmental Professionals Holiday Social
Houston, Texas | December 3

Cheers to another successful year! EDGE team members mixed and mingled with industry colleagues at this year’s Texas Association of Environmental Professionals Holiday Social held at Saint Arnold’s Brewing Company.


Oil & Gas Environmental Conference
Dallas, Texas | December 1 – 2

Charlie Kuo and Robin Mann, P.G., traveled to Dallas for the big Oil & Gas Environmental Conference where they received valuable information on new regulatory changes affecting the industry while networking with other environmental professionals.


CLEAN GULF
New Orleans, Louisiana | November 10-12

EDGE’s Andy Goldberg and Robin Mann, P.G., attended the 25th CLEAN GULF Conference & Exhibition, where they heard informative presentations and participated in riveting discussions of the top issues in spill preparedness and response.


A&WMA Louisiana Section 2015 Annual Conference: Environmental Focus
Baton Rouge, Louisiana | October 28 − 29

Andy Goldberg and George Holder, P.E., from EDGE’s Baton Rouge office along with Mel Haynie and Melissa Reeves from our Houston office showed attendees how to let the good times roll at the EDGE booth at this year’s Louisiana Section A&WMA Annual Conference. Held at the L’Auberge Casino, Hotel and Conference Center in Baton Rouge, the conference was equal parts work and play, featuring discussions and updates on local and regional environmental issues.


TCEQ Advanced Air Permitting Seminar
Austin, Texas | October 28 − 29

EDGE’s Chris Colville, P.E., and Jessica Ross, P.E., made the trip from Houston to Austin for this informative seminar, during which they received updates on air permitting rules, requirements, and issues affecting a variety of industries directly from TCEQ personnel, including Executive Director Richard Hyde.


Houston Area Service, Transmission, Exploration, and Production (STEP) Network
Houston, Texas | October 20

EDGE’s Chris Colville, P.E., presented at this meeting of the Houston Area Service, Transmission, Exploration, and Production (STEP) Network, which aims to make the exploration and production industry safer than ever before.


The Eighth Annual Environmental Challenges and Innovations Conference Gulf Coast 2015
Houston, Texas | October 6

EDGE’s Kristi Soltysiak, Sherri Hendon and Mel Haynie attended this event where they heard presentations by other environmental professionals and government agencies on a range of topics including water, waste and wastewater, air, soil and sediment, wetlands, education and outreach, environmental response to natural disasters, groundwater, risk assessment, sustainability, NEPA, environmental management systems resources, auditing process safety and risk management programs and more.


14th Annual Cast for the Cure
Rockport, Texas | August 13 – 15

EDGE proudly sponsored the 14th Annual Cast for the Cure, which benefitted the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Our own Shawn Lixey participated in the tournament and helped to raise a net $246,000 for the cause. This year’s first-class guided fishing tournament was held at the Paws & Taws Convention Center in Rockport, Texas, and included two days of guided fishing in three divisions: artificial, live bait and fly-fishing. It was great time for a great cause. We hope you’ll join us next year!


27th Annual Texas Environmental Superconference
Austin, Texas | August 6 − 7

EDGE Partner Chris Colville, P.E., who heads our Air Quality Management Practice, and Robin Mann, P.G., who leads our Site Investigation and Remediation Practice, represented EDGE at one of the most acclaimed annual conferences in the environmental industry. From case law and legislative updates to current issues facing the industry, this year’s superconference provided a wealth of information we’re excited to use to advance our clients’ interests.


SGA Environmental, Safety & Health and Training Conference
Louisville, Kentucky | June 10 – 12

This year’s SGA Environmental, Safety & Health and Training Conference offered an exciting opportunity to hear leading experts, including our own Trevor Loveday, discuss the most significant environmental issues impacting our industry. As a sponsor of the conference, EDGE enjoyed networking with our peers and shedding some light on environmental topics impacting our industry.


TCEQ 2015 Environmental Trade Fair & Conference
Austin, Texas | May 5 − 6

For the 3rd year in a row, EDGE attended Texas’ largest environmental event. Through our participation in informative presentations and seminars, we enhanced our knowledge of policy changes and industry advancements that will allow us to continue delivering the best support possible to our clients.


Southern Gas Association — Technical Conference on Environmental Permitting & Construction
San Antonio, Texas | February 2 − 4

EDGE participated in and sponsored this conference that brought together more than 300 colleagues in the pipeline and environmental service industries. Presentation topics included shale gas as a viable resource, cultural resource management, LNG exports, FERC and non-FERC regulated products and breakout sessions on a variety of other topics. Additionally, both the INGAA Foundation and the FERC provided updates pertaining to the pipeline industry.


Texas Commission on Environmental Quality — Emissions Inventory Workshop
Austin, Texas | January 13 − 14

Members of the EDGE team attended the Austin, Texas event to advance their knowledge of TCEQ’s web emissions inventory reporting system, such as required documentation and overcoming reporting and emissions determination challenges. Our representatives also participated in hands-on tutorial sessions to enhance efficiency and accuracy when managing web-based emissions inventory reporting for our clients.


May 5-6, 2015
EDGE’s highly qualified team members joined the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality — Environmental Trade Fair & Conference held in Austin, TX.April 27, 2015
EDGE participated and sponsored the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission — Section 106 and Tribal Consultation workshop held in Providence, RI.February 2-4, 2015
EDGE participated and sponsored the Southern Gas Association — Technical Conference on Environmental Permitting & Construction held in San Antonio, TX.January 13-14, 2015
EDGE’s highly qualified team members attended the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality — Emissions Inventory Workshop held in Austin, Texas.


2014
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Environmental Review and Compliance for Natural Gas Facilities Seminar
Long Beach, California | December 9 − 11

EDGE team members attended the end-of-year event as part of our continued efforts to stay up-to-date on government regulations and policies in order to best serve our clients. The seminar provided valuable information regarding environmental regulations for pipeline projects, the FERC environmental review process and reporting and notification requirements.

December 9-11, 2014
EDGE’s team members attended the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Environmental Review and Compliance for Natural Gas Facilities Seminar held in Long Beach, California.

October 28-29, 2014
EDGE’s highly qualified team members joined the Air & Waste Management Association Louisiana Section — Annual Conference held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

October 17, 2014
EDGE participated and sponsored The Pipeliners Association of Houston’s Fall Clay Shoot held in Simonton, Texas.

October 15-16, 2014
EDGE’s highly qualified team members attended the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality — Advanced Air Permitting Seminar held in Austin, Texas.

October 14-16, 2014
EDGE’s team members joined the Integrated Petroleum Environmental Consortium’s (IPEC) 21st Conference held in Houston, Texas.

October 2, 2014
EDGE is pleased to announce our team members shared an afternoon at the Young Professionals in Energy’s (YPE) 3rd Annual Clay Shoot for a Cause benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital held in Houston, Texas.

September 16-17, 2014
EDGE proudly attended the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality — 2014 Water Quality/Stormwater Seminar held in Austin, Texas.

September 15-16, 2014
EDGE proudly attended the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association (LOGA) — Industry Seminar and CLE held in New Orleans, Louisiana.

August 14-16, 2014
EDGE proudly attended the State Bar of Texas Superconference held in Austin, Texas.

August 7-8, 2014
EDGE proudly attended and sponsored the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation — Gulf Coast Chapter’s Cast for the Cure Fishing Tournament held in Rockport, Texas.

June 24-26, 2014
EDGE proudly attended and sponsored the Southern Gas Association’s Environmental, Safety & Health and Training Conference held in Tampa, Florida.

May 28-30, 2014
EDGE staff attended the 2014 Southwest Stream Restoration Conference in San Antonio, Texas.

May 6-7, 2014
EDGE staff attended the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) 2014 Environmental Trade Fair and Conference in Austin, Texas.

April 28–May 2, 2014
EDGE staff attended the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Environmental Review and Compliance for Natural Gas Facilities Seminar in Seattle, Washington.

April 13–16, 2014
EDGE presented “Wetland Strategies: How to skin the cat” to the 2014 Gas Processor’s Association Convention held in Dallas, Texas.

February 17-19, 2014
EDGE proudly attended and sponsored the Southern Gas Association’s Technical Conference on Environmental Permitting & Construction held in Austin, Texas.

February 6, 2014
EDGE proudly attended and sponsored the Air and Waste Management Association – Gulf Coast Chapter’s Hot Air Topics Conference held in Houston, Texas.


2013
December 5, 2013
EDGE attended Texas Association of Environmental Professionals’/Air and Waste Management Association’s Holiday Social held in Houston, Texas at the Saint Arnold’s Brewery.October 30, 2013
Melissa Braud presented “Working as an Archaeologist” to the Baton Rouge Chapter of the Louisiana Archaeological Society (LAS) held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

October 15, 2013
EDGE presented “Wetland Strategies: How to skin the cat” to the Natural Resource Subcommittee of the Gas Processor’s Association held in Ft. Worth, Texas.

October 5-6, 2013
EDGE proudly participated in the Tough Mudder Houston 2013 event held in Baytown, Texas.

September 25–26, 2013
EDGE attended the Advanced Air Permitting Seminar & Oil and Gas Facilities Workshop held in Austin, Texas.

August 15-17, 2013
EDGE proudly sponsored and participated in the Texas Gulf Coast Chapter Cast for the Cure for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation held in Rockport, Texas.

June 4-6, 2013
EDGE attended the Southern Gas Association Environmental, Safety & Health, and Training Conference held in St. Louis, Missouri.

May 7–9, 2013
EDGE co-presented a paper “Collaborative Effort Produces Efficient Development in Eagle Ford” at the 2013 Esri Petroleum GIS Conference (PUG) held in Houston, Texas.

April 15, 2013
EDGE attended the 2013 Gas Processors Association Convention held in San Antonio, Texas.

February 15, 2013
EDGE attended the annual Houston Gas Processors Association Sporting Clays event held in Houston, Texas.

February 4-6, 2013
EDGE attended the Southern Gas Association’s Technical Conference on Environmental Permitting and Construction held in Houston, Texas.

February 7, 2013
EDGE attended the Air and Waste Management Association’s 2013 Hot Air Topics Conference held in Houston, Texas.


2012
May 1-2, 2012
EDGE attended the TCEQ’s Environmental Trade Fair and Conference held in Austin, TX.April 16-17, 2012
EDGE attended the Gas Processors Association’s Annual Convention held in New Orleans, LA.

April 9, 2012
EDGE proudly sponsored and participated in the Houston Pipeliners 2012 Spring Golf Tournament held at the Kingwood Country Club in Kingwood, TX.

January 12, 2012
EDGE attended Air and Waste Management Association’s annual Hot Air Topics Conference held in Houston, Texas


2011
December 8, 2011
EDGE attended Texas Association of Environmental Professionals’/Air and Waste Management Association’s Holiday Social held in Houston, Texas at the Saint Arnold’s Brewery.October 26-27, 2011
EDGE attended the TCEQ’s Advanced Air Permitting Seminar and Oil and Gas Workshop held in Austin, Texas.

October 25-26, 2011
EDGE attended the Louisiana Section Air and Waste Management Association’s annual Fall Conference held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

September 26-27, 2011
EDGE attended and gave a presentation on Air Permitting Strategies in Texas for the aggregates and concrete industries at the Texas Aggregates and Concrete Association’s Environmental Seminar.

August 23, 2011
EDGE is pleased to announce its membership in the Association of Chemical Industry of Texas (ACIT). For more information on ACIT, go to www.acit.org.

July 6, 2011
EDGE is pleased to announce its membership in the Texas Aggregates and Concrete Association (TACA). For more information on TACA, go to www.tx-taca.org.

June 25, 2011
EDGE held its annual summer party on Lake Conroe located north of Houston near Conroe, Texas. EDGE staff and their families gathered for a day of fun in the sun that included barbeque, boating, and jet skiing.

May 3-4, 2011
EDGE proudly sponsored Roosevelt Alexander Elementary’s spring fundraiser.

March 8, 2011
EDGE attended the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s annual Environmental Trade Fair and Conference in Austin, Texas.

February 10, 2011
EDGE attended and sponsored Texas Association of Environmental Professionals» Environmental Challenges and Innovations Conference held in Houston, Texas.

January 13, 2011
EDGE attended Air and Waste Management Association’s annual Hot Air Topics Conference held in Houston, Texas.


2010
December 9, 2010
EDGE attended Texas Association of Environmental Professionals’/Air and Waste Management Association’s Holiday Social held in Houston, Texas at the Saint Arnold’s Brewery.October 31, 2010
EDGE proudly sponsored Keppel AmFELS’ 6th annual charitable golf tournament held in Brownsville, Texas.

October 5-6, 2010
EDGE attended the TCEQ’s Advanced Air Permitting/Oil and Gas Workshops in Austin, Texas.