Regulatory Compliance

Protect your company from lawsuits and astronomical fines with HEATSINC’s 100+ years of combined experience and expertise in regulatory compliance. We use proven test procedures and documentation tools to ensure compliance with appropriate regulatory entities. We are proud to meet the regulatory compliance needs of a wide range of industries including

  • Power generation
  • Power transmission and distribution
  • Pulp and paper
  • Oil, gas, and chemical
  • Critical infrastructures
  • Telecommunications and data centers

At HEATSINC, our experience and specific training on the industry standards allow us to quickly observe any potentially non-compliant issues and assist your company in meeting and exceeding the standards. We often provide periodic regulatory compliance testing as well as major compliance consulting projects that can last several years.

Our team is thoroughly trained on the standards of the InterNational Electrical Testing Association (NETA) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. Call us today at 478-353-1017 to learn more about our services or to schedule a consultation.

Regulatory Bodies

We have adopted the following regulatory bodies’ standards:

North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC)

NERC is a not-for-profit international regulatory authority whose mission is to assure the reliability of the bulk power system in North America. NERC develops and enforces reliability standards, annually assesses seasonal and long‐term reliability, monitors the bulk power system through system awareness, and educates, trains, and certifies industry personnel. NERC is the electric reliability organization for North America, subject to oversight by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and governmental authorities in Canada. NERC’s jurisdiction includes users, owners, and operators of the bulk power system, which serves more than 334 million people.

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)

FERC is an independent agency that regulates the interstate transmission of electricity, natural gas, and oil. FERC also reviews proposals to build liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals and interstate natural gas pipelines as well as licensing hydropower projects.

Southeastern Reliability Corporation (SERC)

SERC is a nonprofit corporation responsible for promoting and improving the reliability, adequacy, and critical infrastructure of the bulk power supply systems in all or portions of 16 central and southeastern states. Owners, operators, and users of the bulk power system in these states cover an area of approximately 560,000 square miles and comprise what is known as the SERC Region.

Department of Transportation (DOT)

The mission of the Department of Transportation is to develop and coordinate policies that will provide an efficient and economical national transportation system, with due regard for need, the environment, and the national defense. It is the primary agency in the federal government with the responsibility for shaping and administering policies and programs to protect and enhance the safety, adequacy, and efficiency of the transportation system and services.

National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA)

The mission of the international nonprofit NFPA is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education. As the world’s leading advocate of fire prevention and an authoritative source on public safety, NFPA develops, publishes, and disseminates more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks.

Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA)

OSHA functions to assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance.