Environmental Permitting Services

InterAct has an outstanding track record of helping clients secure project permits in the most stringent regulatory environments, both onshore and offshore. Working with stakeholders of all types, from regulatory authorities to public interest groups, our experienced staff help operators navigate the sometimes complex regulatory process.

InterAct helps clients navigate and expedite the permitting process, identifying potential environmental and political issues early and developing practical mitigation approaches to resolve agency and public concerns. Depending on our clients’ needs, we fully represent our clients or provide support in the following areas of permitting:

Wellbore Integrity Reviews / CalGEM Permitting Assistance

  • Detailed reviews of well history and mechanical condition, and graphical representations of the pertinent data in wellbore diagrams for CalGEM review (see wellbore diagram examples 1, 2, and 3)
  • InterAct has prepared over 8,000 wellbore diagrams for many major operators in CalGEM Districts 1, 2 and 4. InterAct diagrams are well recognized within the industry and by CalGEM.
  • Database driven well diagramming system providing storage, tracking and analysis of detailed wellbore data
  • Preliminary isolation reviews of all wells confirming that proposed injection fluids will be confined to the intended zone of injection, giving operators the opportunity to remediate potential problem wells before the permit application submission
  • Class II Injection well application preparation including detailed engineering and geologic studies, reservoir and fluid characteristics of inejction zones, proposed drilling programs and injection plans