Our Services

RGonzalez Consulting provides mechanical, civil, chemical, and electrical engineering design services. Our team of engineers is composed of licensed professional engineers in the states of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Illinois. Our team is extremely experienced in project management from the initial phase of planning through construction, operation and maintenance. Please click over the links to know more about our services.

Engineering Design/Energy Management
Radiation Protection Programs
Training Programs
Emergency Management
Environmental, Health and Safety
Quality Assurance, Validation /Auditing
Commissioning/Decommissioning

Engineering Design/Energy Management

RGonzalez Consulting provides mechanical, civil, chemical, and electrical engineering design services. Our team of engineers is composed of licensed professional engineers in the states of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Illinois. Our team is extremely experienced in project management from the initial phase of planning through construction, operation and maintenance. Our services include:

  • Chemical Plants
  • Constructions: Industrial & Residential
  • Water Treatment Systems
  • Energy Management Systems
  • Nuclear Power Plants
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Life-Cycle Cost Analysis, Earned-Value Management
  • Building Envelope Analysis
  • Energy Conservation Measures
  • Procurement Assistance & Cost Estimating
  • National Energy Policy Act compliance and implementation: Federal, State and Local governments

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Radiation Protection Programs

RGonzalez Consulting develops, implements and manages dosimetry, respiratory protection, instrumentation, ALARA, Price-Anderson, self-assessment programs, and DOELAP certification of both internal and external dosimetry programs. Our team is extremely experienced in the theory, use and operation of nuclear instrumentation. Our services include:

  • Internal and External Dosimetry Programs
  • Radiation Protection Plans and Procedures
  • Dose Assessments
  • ALARA Program
  • Shielding
  • Nuclear Criticality
  • Radiation Protection Surveys for Ionizing and Non-Ionizing Radiation
  • Leak Testing of Sealed Radioactive Sources
  • Survey Instrument Calibrations including Hand Held and Fixed Instruments
  • Radiation and OSHA Safety Training including HAZWOPER for Construction, Blood borne Pathogens.
  • Medical Physics Consulting by New York State Licensed Physicist in General Medical Physics,
  • Diagnostic (X-Ray) Physics, and Medical Nuclear Physics (Nuclear Medicine), including all equipment testing and calibration
  • MQSA approved Mammography program and equipment testing including digital equipment
  • RADON Testing and Mitigation Consulting
  • Radioactive Materials Licensing writing including State of New York health and Labor Departments and
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)

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Training Programs

All training programs are available in Spanish upon request.

RGonzalez Consulting offers several training programs tailored to the needs of our customers. We have over 30 years of classroom and field training experience. Our instructors are highly recognized as subject matter experts in their fields of expertise.

We were part of the team of instructors for DOE Headquarters to teach Emergency Management in the DOE System, the only endorsed course by DOE Headquarters, through the DOE System. In addition, RGCEngineers participated as co-authors of several Guide to Good Practices for DOE. In addition, one of our instructors developed and implemented the Florida Power & Light Corporate Thermodynamic, Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer Operator Training Course after Three Miles Island accident and received approval from NRC. Our training programs include instructions for:

Nuclear Facilities

  • Radiological Control Technicians for nuclear facilities
  • Radiation Worker for nuclear facilities
  • General Employee Training (GET) for nuclear and chemical facilities
  • ALARA
  • Criticality Safety
  • Nuclear Instrumentation

Radiation Safety

  • General Radiation Safety Principles for Hospitals
  • Industrial Radiation Safety
  • Introduction to Medical Physics
  • Introduction to Diagnostic Radiological Physics
  • Introduction to Medical Nuclear Physics Safety
  • Weapon of Mass Destruction (Radiological)

Emergency Management

  • Crisis Management
  • Emergency Operation Center
  • OSHA First Responder
  • Table-Top/Drill/Exercise
  • Contaminated-Injured Patient for Hospital, Fire Department and Ambulance Personnel
  • Controllers and Evaluators Training

Safety

OSHA Training is available for nuclear facility, chemical industry and hospitals.

  • HAZWOPER: General Site Operation, Low Exposure, Refresher
  • Asbestos: Supervisor, Inspector, Management Planner, Project Monitor
  • Lead: Abatement Worker, Abatement Supervisor/Contractor, Risk Assessor, Inspector,
  • OSHA: Confined Space Entry, Hazard Communication/Right-to-Know, PPE, Ergonomics, Fire
  • Protection/Prevention, Fall Protection/Arrest, Indoor Air Quality, Hazardous Energy Control/Lock-out
  • Tag-out, Blood borne Pathogens Protection, etc.
  • Respiratory Protection

Quality Assurance

  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Radio-Chemical and Chemical Data Quality Assurance and Validation

Management

  • Leadership Skills
  • Organizational Skills
  • Risk Management
  • Earned-Value Management

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Emergency Management

Planning, Preparedness, Response, and Recovery (PPRR), RGonzalez Consulting uses the four phases of emergency management to accomplish successful strategies to return and maintain safe operation. One of our engineers participated in the first full-scale exercise conducted in the United States at the St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant, Florida.

  • Planning: Hazards and Consequence Assessments: Chemicals, Radioactive
  • Training
  • Facilities and Equipment Evaluation & Assessment
  • Exercises: Tabletop and Full Scale Exercises
  • Vulnerability Analysis
  • Homeland Security Training for Radiological, Biological and Chemical issues
  • Federal, State, and Local Emergency Management Compliance

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Environmental Health and Safety

RGonzalez Consulting offers a wide range of safety-related services in compliance with OSHA, DOT and EPA regulations. Our team consists of Certified Safety Professionals (CSP), Certified Hazardous Materials Managers (CHMMs), Registered Biosafety Professionals, HAZWOPER-OSHA Professionals, OSHA-authorized Outreach Trainers for General Industry, OSHA-authorized Outreach Trainers for Construction Industry, Nuclear Engineers, Health Physicists, NYS Licensed Medical Health Physicists, Lead Inspectors, Asbestos Inspectors and Environmental Inspectors. Environmental engineering services are provided for site investigations. RGonzalez Consulting performs thorough analysis from review of historical site uses, collection, and interpretation of environmental samples to remedial design and remediation oversight. Our typical Environmental, Health and Safety Services include:

Health And Safety

  • Safety Programs
  • Assessments and Compliance Audits
  • Exposure Modeling and Risk Assessment
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Accident Investigation and Analysis
  • Phase I and II Environmental Audits
  • Lead Management
  • Asbestos Management
  • Process and Hazard Assessments

Environmental Compliance & Waste Disposal

  • Planning
  • Multi media sample collection
  • Sample collection and data review
  • Remedial feasibility development and ranking
  • Regulatory agency negotiations
  • Remedial design drawings and specifications
  • Cost estimating
  • Bid assistance and review
  • Remedial construction oversight
  • Operation and maintenance plans
  • Hazardous waste compliance and management
  • Hazardous waste remediation
  • Emergency response
  • Spill Prevention Control Countermeasures (SCC)
  • Waste minimization
  • Industrial hygiene programs
  • Health and safety plans
  • Permitting
  • Waste Management: Industrial and High/Low-Level Waste
  • Environmental Impact Statements
  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Waste Disposal

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Quality Assurance, Validation/Auditing

RGonzalez Consulting provides engineering services for quality assurance/control programs. We are proud of our high level of training and experience in Quality Assurance. Our team develops, implements and manages Quality Assurance Programs locally and nationally to meet requirement with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC) 10 CFR 50, Appendix B, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) NQA-1, 10 CFR 71, Subpart H, 10 CFR 72, Subpart G, and the intent of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001 and 10 CFR 830.120. Our team consists of Nuclear Engineers, Health Physicists, Certified Radio-Chemistry Data Validation & Verification Professionals, EPA Data Quality Objective Trained Professionals, and Certified Radiological Control Auditor. Our quality assurance/control services include:

  • Quality Assurance Plans
  • Radiological and Industrial Safety Auditing and Assessments
  • Data Validation and Verification
  • Price-Anderson Compliance and Implementation

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Commissioning/Decommissioning

RGonzalez Consulting have extensive experience in each phase of decommissioning: characterization, decontamination, waste volume reduction, transportation, waste management, and waste disposition. Four of our team members are trained in MARSSIM. Our decommissioning services include:

  • Federal, State and Local Government Facilities
  • Private Sector: Commissioning Nuclear Power Plants
  • For all phases of the project: Planning, design, construction, and operation.

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In addition, one of our instructors developed and implemented the Florida Power & Light Corporate Thermodynamic, Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer Operator Training Course after Three Miles Island accident and received approval from NRC.