Pinnacle monitors the latest Federal, State and local rules and regulations to quickly and accurately track regulatory trends, anticipate relevant issues, and respond effectively. Pinnacle engineers assist in all phases of the planning process, from initial construction permitting through facility operations.

The professionals at Pinnacle Engineering understand the broad spectrum of engineering challenges industrial clients face. Pinnacle’s unmatched knowledge of emissions testing and process technology, permitting scenarios, regulatory negotiations and overall technical support provides clients with a comprehensive assessment of their operations and strategies moving forward.


Pinnacle Engineering's staff of engineers and scientists bring their experiences together, offering clients a complete overview of your facility's status.  We handle:

-Air Quality Compliance-

  • Air Emission Control
  • Air Toxics/Dispersion Modeling
  • Process Optimization
  • Stack Testing Management
  • Air Quality Permitting & Variances
  • Regulatory Negotiations

-Industrial Hygiene-

  • Indoor Air Quality Testing
  • Mold Assessment/Remediation
  • Water Intrusion/Moisture Control
  • Employee Exposure Monitoring
  • Noise Surveys
  • Confined Space Classification
  • HVAC Inspections

-Process Engineering-

  • Wastewater Treatment
  • Water Reuse and Segregation
  • Cleaning and Pretreatment
  • Fire Code Reviews
  • Chemical Process Design

-Health and Safety-

  • Process Safety Management
  • Program Development/Training
  • Loss Control/Injury Prevention
  • H&S Management Systems

-Process Safety Management-

-Operations Compliance-

  • Process Hazard Analysis (PHA)
  • Process Safety Management (PSM) Program
  • Risk Management Plan & Program
  • RMP/PSM Training
  • New Source Performance & Start Up Notification
  • Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) Program
  • Fugitive Dust Control Plans (FDCP)
  • Integrated Contingency & Site Security Plans
  • EPCRA/SARA 302/311 Notification
  • Industrial Storm Water Permit
  • Monthly Emission Calculations
  • Toxic Release Inventories (TRI)
  • Semi-Annual Deviations & Tier II Reporting
  • Silt Load Testing Protocols
  • Odor Prevention
  • Abatement and Response Plans
  • Green House Gas Monitoring & Reporting

-Stack Testing Management-

  • Test Port Design and Location
  • Solicitation & Review of Quotes from Qualified Stack Testing Contractors
  • Coordination of Engineering & Performance Stack Testing Schedules
  • Preparation & Submittal of the Performance Test Protocol Preparation and Submittal of the required stack testing notification
  • On-Site Assistance with both Engineering & Performance Stack Tests
  • Review & Submittal of the Performance Stack Test Report

Specific project examples can be found on our Industrial Projects page:


If you are in need of assistance with a project, or would like to learn more about our Industrial services, please contact:

Jeff Melby
Phone: (763) 277-8402

Steve Schleicher
Phone: (507) 923-4285