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Stormwater Software is Essential to Complete Industrial Inspections

There are several factors to consider when deciding whether or not you need to invest in stormwater and SPCC  industrial inspection software to perform your NPDES MSGP inspections for industrial compliance.  

Here are 8 determining factors for Stormwater Industrial Compliance that will help you in making your decision:

  1. High Volume of SWPPP & SPCC Industrial Inspections: If you conduct a high number of SWPPP & SPCC  inspections on a high number of sites, then you can likely save time, while improving your existing industrial compliance levels by making the switch. Just like with anything, a bigger job requires a better process that is more efficient over time. This includes managing multiple annual reports as well. You may definitely be  in the market for Stormwater Software (aka SWPPP, SWIP, SW3P, or SPCC app… or whatever you want to call it.)
  2. Multiple Industrial Stormwater Inspectors – or you would like to involve and leverage multiple inspectors: If your company is  involved with managing multiple storm water inspectors/inspections, then you will likely save time and money while increasing compliance and productivity (profits too) by investing in stormwater inspections management software.  
  3. SPCC Inspection Checklist & Stormwater Inspection Report Communication: Having trouble letting multiple people know the results of your SWPPP or SPCC inspections in real time or what they need to do in order to keep the site stormwater compliant? If not – are you having trouble providing a way for multiple people to sign off corrective action items or provide signatures with these required industrial inspections where needed? If so, then you will definitely save time and money while improving your current SWPPP and SPCC compliance levels.  Here is an example of what is possible.
  4. Specific Industrial SWPPP Inspection Form(s): Do you work in an industry, or state that requires an EXACT form for stormwater inspections, SPCC inspections, DMR, annual reporting or industrial template?  If so, you may want to consider making the switch.  In the past, it was assumed that industrial software inspection platforms couldn’t accommodate specific SWPPP or SPCC inspection forms including the exact output.  Today’s technology makes this possible. Here is a link to EPA MSGP Guidelines which include the updated 2021 MSGP.
  5. Industrial Stormwater Compliance Management: Are you responsible to make sure all the i’s are dotted and the t’s are crossed? Need to know of storm water and SPCC problems that exist before they turn into bigger problems?  Want to know which of your industrial facility inspectors are performing and those that aren’t? Need to see trends with corrective action items, manage MSGP permit renewals, DMRs, Annual Reports, and SWPPP Plans that are scattered here and there? If so, then you desperately need stormwater industrial software to complete storm water inspections on industrial sites. 
  6. NPDES MSGP Consent Decree Management for Industrial Compliance: Need to hit a 95% SWPPP compliance standard? Look no further than today’s technology to solve your sleepless nights. Implementing stormwater inspections management software provides the proven foundational processes to succeed. 
  7. Paperless Solution for SWPPP and SPCC Inspection Report(s): Want to go digital? You should. Thousands are making the switch right now and leaving behind the stacks of three ring Industrial SWPPP Plan binders that often served as doorstops at industrial facilities while costing precious space and money over time storing these required documents digitally.
  8. DIY- Self Signup – Manage it yourself.  Need to setup a site right now or to change a notification or the title of the site or an inspection? Or need others to receive varied notifications at different intervals?  Need to let someone in and out of the software for security purposes or full control?  If you have to rely on anyone outside of your company, including your stormwater inspection software to do this for you, you are treading water. Today’s technology provides better platforms that let you do as much or as little as you want. You need the flexibility to not only have ready access to support, but to do it yourself in order to respond to day to day situations that will certainly arise.