1. Montana Storm Water General Permit & Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Preparation and Administration

    Storm water regulations are dynamic and failure to comply can result in stiff penalties. For example, one Montana developer agreed to an $83,500 administrative penalty to resolve the following violations: Conducted construction activity prior to getting authorization to discharge under The State of Montana’s General Permit for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Construction Activities at thr…Read More

  2. Past Project: Lead Ore Concentrate Spill in Dillon, Montana

    A truck transporting lead ore concentrate was en route to a smelter and had an accident. The lead concentrate was released into a wetlands area adjacent to the Beaverhead River. Olympus was responsible for acquiring the necessary permits including a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 404 permit, a State of Montana 3A permit, and the Montana 310 law notification for the work. Olympus mobilized to the sit…Read More