Conference Agenda & Scheduling

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Session
UST DESIGNATED OPERATOR INSPECTION OVERVIEW 2.0    M-C1   100676
Monday     8am to 10am
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating264 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 2.0  ICC: 2.0
SpeakersAngela Samayoa, Brenda Puepke
ObjectiveAn overview of how 2715 and 2716 of 23CCR are met compliantly by a working CA UST Designated Operator; and how an experienced UPA inspector evaluates.
DescriptionAn overview of how 2715 and 2716 of 23CCR are met compliantly by a working CA UST Designated Operator; and how an experienced UPA inspector evaluates a UST system's compliance based upon records review. Order of review is crucial so that you are truly looking at what is in CERS compared to what is onsite and finally, how these two sources are documented in the UST Designated Operator Inspection Report.
STATE WATER BOARD'S EVALUATION OF CUPA UST PROGRAM ELEMENTS    M-C2   100677
Monday     10am to 11:30am
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating281 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 2.0  ICC: 2.0
SpeakersKaitlin Cottrell, Jenna Hartman
ObjectiveTo provide participants with the framework of how the State Water board performs CUPA evaluations.
DescriptionThis presentation will provide an overview of the State Water Boards CUPA evaluation process. Topics will include program structure, quality assurance techniques, and the unique review aspects for single-walled USTs ahead of the December 31, 2025 deadline for permanent closure.
UST BASICS - HOW TO CONDUCT AN INSPECTION FOR BEGINNERS    M-C3   100678
Monday     1pm to 5pm
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating281 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 4.0  ICC: 4.0
SpeakersHung Pham
ObjectiveThis session will provide Underground Storage Tank (UST) Inspectors guidance on conducting UST facility inspections.
DescriptionThis course is a beginners guide to provide UST Inspectors guidance on how to conduct UST facility inspections. The course is designed for new inspectors or prospective inspectors with no experience. The presentation would be in layman's terms. Participants will be shown checklists and examples of inspections along with provided reafferences to corresponding statues and/or regulations. The presentation will focus heavily on the annual inspection.
WHEN A CITY BURNS DOWN - THE TRAGEDY OF PARADISE    TU-C1   100679
Tuesday     10am to 12pm
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating270 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 2.0  ICC: 2.0
SpeakersThomas Parker, Thomas Henderson
ObjectiveTo provide a UST CUPA perspective when s natural disaster strikes.
DescriptionIn November 2018, the Camp Fire struck the town of Paradise causing 85 civilian fatalities. Tom Parker of Butte County Public Health will discuss the chaos of the initial days and the strain on the CUPA in the aftermath. Tom will discuss the issues associate with manpower limitations, environmental restoration, and those trials specific to the UST Program that would likely occur during any natural disaster.
TECHNICAL DETAILS: SINGLE-WALLED SYSTEMS    TU-C2   100680
Tuesday     1pm to 3pm
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating288 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 2.0  ICC: 2.0
SpeakersAustin Lemire-Baeten
ObjectiveThis session will provide participants with a technical understanding of monitoring and testing compliance related to single-walled systems.
DescriptionThis course will cover technical requirements of single-walled underground storage tank systems. Topics discussed will assist local agencies in ensuring monitoring and testing compliance of single-walled systems, and assist UST stakeholders on compliance requirements after the December 31, 2025 closure deadline, to include new underground storage tanks designed and alternative construction options.
SINGLE-WALLED UST OUTREACH AND RUST    TU-C3   100681
Tuesday     3pm to 4pm
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating311 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 1.0  ICC: 1.0
SpeakersJohnny Wales, McLean Reich
ObjectiveTo provide updates on the ongoing efforts to assist with closure of single-walled USTs, updates to RUST, and how RUST applies to UST closure
DescriptionRedhorse Corporation, partnering with the State Water Board and USEPA, has been engaged in both outreach to single-walled UST owners and operators and analysis of the single-walled UST population, and would like to share updates. We will also share updates to the RUST program which assists eligible small businesses with funding for their UST projects, via grants and loans, and relate RUST back to single-walled UST closure.
OVERVIEW OF THE UST LEAK PREVENTION PROGRAM    W-C1   100682
Wednesday     8am to 10am
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating268 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 2.0  ICC: 2.0
SpeakersThomas Henderson
ObjectiveThis session will provide participants with knowledge of past, present and future UST Program activities as they relate to all types of stakeholders.
DescriptionThis session will provide participants with an extensive overview of UST Program activities over the last year, and those activities that are planned for the future. Additional topics include the connection between inspection and compliance, as well as how design, construction, testing, and maintenance have a significant impact on reducing the number of releases to the environment. Single-walled USTs and Chapter 16 rewrite will be addressed.
UST STATEWIDE TAG MEETING    W-C2   100683
Wednesday     10am to 12pm
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating261 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 2.0  ICC: 2.0
SpeakersLuis Romero Zaragoza
ObjectiveTechnical Advisory Group meeting lead by the Southern California TAG
DescriptionDiscussion of technical UST issue. This meeting is for UST Regulators only.
UST COMPONENTS 101 PLUS    W-C3   100684
Wednesday     1pm to 5pm
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating260 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 4.0  ICC: 4.0
SpeakersGerrit Kovach, Theresa Congdon
ObjectiveTo be able to identify different parts of the UST system included in leak detection, spill containment and overfill protection and certifications.
DescriptionThis course will be an open presentation with an array of UST Components with the objective of learning and identifying different parts and finctions for UST inspections. This will include many field photos and videos and a collection of actual UST sensors, leak detectors, piping and other components from different systems (Veeder Root, Pneumeractor, etc.). A new UST components field guide will also be included with this presentation.
UST PLAN CHECK: VPH SYSTEM INSTALLATION AFTER REMOVAL    TH-C1   100685
Thursday     8am to 12pm
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating252 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 4.0  ICC: 4.0
SpeakersAngela Samayoa
ObjectiveAn overview of how evaluate plans for the installation of a new UST system after the removal of a UST system at the same location. More than you think
DescriptionAs most agencies large and small are learning, even cities that are built up are now seeing tank replacement projects that add more than the usual installation project. We will start our session from the premise that you have removal plans and a set of install plans for the same location. We will dig into Fire Code, CHSC, 23 CCR and more
ABANDONED UST CLOSURE OUTREACH    TH-C2   100686
Thursday     1pm to 2pm
Room MARQUIS BALLROOM CENTER
Seating295 of 350 seats available
CreditsREHS: 1.0  ICC: 1.0
SpeakersDouglas McDevitt, Johnny Wales
ObjectiveThis session will give an overview of efforts to assist with restoring compliance to abandoned, unpermitted USTs.
DescriptionRedhorse Corporation staff, partnering with the State Water Resources Control Board and US EPA, would like to share updates on the RAT (Removal of Abandoned Tanks) initiative, which aims to use enforcement correspondence and aid with financial assistance applications to compel owners of properties associated with abandoned, unpermitted, unmonitored USTs, to bring the USTs back into compliance.
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