ORTECH has the experience, expertise and resources to design, implement and operate cost effective ambient air quality monitoring programs from small fence line studies to large air shed monitoring networks. Parameters monitored range from simple air quality meteorological indicators to complex volatile organics and fine particulates. Every program is tailored to satisfy a wide variety of industrial and compliance requirements.
Regional Air Shed Monitoring
Since the 1950’s, ORTECH has conducted an ongoing comprehensive ambient air quality monitoring network in the vicinity of a complex of petrochemical facilities for an industrial association. Continuous measurements are routinely conducted for various air pollutants (SO2, NOx, O3, VOCs, TRS, PM2.5), meteorological parameters (wind speed & direction, temperature, relative humidity, rainfall and solar radiation) and other airborne constituents, using analyzers and methods that are approved by regulatory agencies.
Industrial Fence Line Air Quality Monitoring
The latest in technology-based fence line surveys are available for your site’s airborne chemical assessment issues. Monitoring methods include real-time instrumentation and more cost effective passive and dynamic samplers.
Monitoring Program Design and Operation
ORTECH designs and operates monitoring programs to cost effectively satisfy your requirements.
Instrument Procurement, Installation and Service
ORTECH has the expertise and resources to procure, install and service a wide variety of ambient air quality monitoring instruments as well as offer operation and maintenance training and support.
Data Collection, Transfer and Evaluation
ORTECH has been collecting, transferring and evaluating data via various electronic data acquisition systems since the early 1980s. We can setup custom data acquisition systems with appropriate QA/QC programs to meet your requirements.
Ambient and Fugitive Air Monitoring
The latest in monitoring methods can be employed to offer “in plant” ambient and fugitive air measurements.
Custom emergency response air monitoring plans can be developed to deal with accidental releases to the atmosphere.
Mobile Air Quality MonitoringSelf contained and fully instrumented ambient mobile monitoring units are custom designed and constructed to meet your needs and satisfy regulatory requirements.
ORTECH provides a comprehensive range of other services in support of ambient air quality monitoring activities.
- Dispersion Modelling Services
- Meteorological Data Instrumentation, Collection and Analysis Services
- Trials, Hearings and Tribunal Support Services
- Water Quality Analysis & Monitoring Services