Construction Permits In Progress

Permit applications will be reviewed in the order that they are received. Applicants will be contacted if any additional information is required to complete the permit application process.

The amount of review time required for a permit application is dependent on a variety of factors (completeness of the application, complexity of the review, number of applications currently under review, current staffing levels/expertise, etc.).

Questions may be addressed to the North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality at 701.328.5188, or email (AirQuality@nd.gov).


Type of Application Permit Issuance Time-frame*
Minor Source w/o public comment nor refined dispersion modeling ~90–120 days
Minor source with public comment ~120–150 days
Minor source with refined dispersion modeling ~150–180 days
Major PSD source ~9–12 months

* From the date of receipt of a COMPLETE permit application including application fee (NDAC 33.1-15-14-01.1.1 ).

Key

  • Received— Application has been received by the Department.
  • Under Review— Application has been assigned to staff, and the application is being reviewed and processed. Staff will contact applicant with any questions or if additional information is needed.
  • Public Comment— Application has been received, and reviewed by the Department and applicant and is now in the 30-day public comment period.
  • Public Comment— No 30-day public comment period is required unless requested by the public or if there is a significant degree of public interest in air quality issues.
  • Final Determination— Applicant has completed all requirements and the Department is close making its final determination on if a PTC should be issued or denied.

If you wish to be notified of public comment postings you may subscribe to the email list (note all Department of Environmental Quality notices are provided in this email list).

Tesoro Refining & Marketing Company LLC

Mandan Refinery

03.28.17
Incorporation of Consent Decree
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Enbridge

Berthold Terminal

12.21.18
Modifications to Existing
Received
Under Review (HOLD)
Public Comment
Final Determination

Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative

Wahpeton Plant

04.08.19
Modifications to existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Tesoro Great Plains Gathering & Processing LLC

Fryburg Rail Terminal

05.31.19
Modification to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Available Documents

Public Comments Received with Tesoro & Meridian Responses

The Department is currently evaluating the public comments received and will make the Department's response to comments available when completed and prior to making the final determination on the permit.

  • Public Comments Received with Tesoro [Marathon] & Meridian Responses
  • Note: Many of the public comments received were related to a ethyl mercaptan release and are outside of the scope of the public comment for PTC19025. The Department forwarded the ethyl mercaptan concerns to Marathon who will be holding an informational meeting about the ethyl mercaptan release and their response to the release on November 20th at 5:30 PM Mountain at the Belfield Memorial Hall (Basement). Please note that this is an informational meeting and is being held by Marathon, NOT the Department. Questions about the informational meeting should be addressed to Marathon.

    This is NOT a public hearing and any comments made by the public at this meeting will NOT be included in the permit docket for PTC19025. The Department is publishing this as a curtesy to interested parties.

Public Comment Documents


Hess Corp

Hawkeye Gas Facility

06.19.19
Modification to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

ONEOK Rockies Midstream, LLC

Lost Bridge Compressor Station

06.24.19
Modification to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Caliber North Dakota LLC

Rawson Compressor Station

08.06.19
New
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Hiland Partners Holdings, LLC

Pearl Compressor Station

08.12.19
New
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

TrueNorth Steel

Fargo

08.12.19
NModification to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Oasis Midstream Services

North Compressor Station

08.23.19
Modification to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Enbridge

Stanley Terminal

10.07.19
Modifications to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Enbridge

Trenton Terminal

10.07.19
Modifications to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Enbridge

Beaver Lodge Terminal

10.07.19
Modifications to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Bridger Pipeline LLC

Teddy Roosevelt Station

10.21.19
Modifications to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Oasis Midstream Services

Wild Basin Gas Plant & Crude Oil Conditioning

10.23.19
Modification to Existing
Received
Under Review
Public Comment
Final Determination

Last Updated: 11/15/2019