Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Review
TPG offers a basic engagement to review a client’s current program and then make recommendations to improve them as well as facilitate meeting the requirements of the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit. This review is limited to existing documentation and report information and high level interviews with key individuals to perform this basic assessment. Specific deliverables are based upon a template and additional services may be customized based upon client needs.
MS4 Field Assessment Services (FAS)
TPG offers a MS4 visual inventory of our client’s Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4). This product offering includes visually locating and identifying MS4 components such as Basins, Inlets, Outfalls, Spillways, Storm Water Conveyance elements (such as piping, swales and identifiable water courses) where reasonably accessible and collect basic data about each element that may be used for compliance reporting to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) or Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as required by the NPDES MS4 permit. The collected information will be made available to the client in digital electronic PDF format. Spreadsheet capabilities delivered with this product will assist clients to meet basic compliance reporting requirements for MS4 MCM 3. The information gathered in this field assessment can be given to the client’s engineer or other professional service provider to create maps for compliance purposes.
Storm Water Information and Mapping Services
Storm Water Information and Mapping Services (SWIMS) is a engagement that will involve the cataloging of the MS4 Field Assessment Service (FAS) into a Graphical Information System (GIS) which will provide layered mapping capabilities and multi-purpose use of the information store. SWIMS will only be available in the form of a single user application based upon third party software products for which separate licenses must be purchased.