Operational Risk Management Expert Rick Grantom Visits Certrec’s Fort Worth Offices to Record Certrec®TV Videos
February 13, 2018 --
FORT WORTH, Texas (PRWEB) February 13, 2018
Certrec, a leading licensing and regulatory compliance service provider that supports NRC and NERC compliance, announced today that operational risk management expert Rick Grantom visited the Certrec®TV studio to record videos about a wide variety of topics.
In October 2017, Certrec released a brand-new, first-of-its-kind tool, Certrec®TV, to assist its clients in sharing information and knowledge through the use of Just in Time videos. Each three-to-five minute video is presented by a seasoned industry expert who shares their thoughts, insights, and explanations of complex industry issues. From discussion of Defense in Depth to good practices for meeting with inspectors, Just in Time videos are invaluable as a refresher or for new staff.
“We have pioneered the development of Certrec®TV with a goal of gathering industry information. The feedback and interest in being a part of this new way of sharing has been amazing to watch. We are excited for the future of Certrec®TV," said Ted Enos, Certrec President.
Mr. Grantom, an operational risk management consultant specializing in the development and application of technical risk management programs, received a degree in Nuclear Engineering. Early in his career, he was employed by the General Electric Company and was involved in the design and construction of GE's boiling water reactors. He was employed at the South Texas Project for 33 years where he held various positions related to probabilistic risk assessment and operational risk management, including Manager, Risk Management and Manager, Risk Management Projects. During his career at STP, Mr. Grantom was involved directly in all phases of STP's history from construction, to startup, to commercial operation. Following his career at STP, Mr. Grantom has provided world-wide consulting services in all areas of risk assessment and management.
“We are very excited to have someone with Rick's experience in the studio recording videos," commented Enos. “I am thrilled to have a platform where he can share his insights and knowledge with the nuclear industry."
"Certrec TV makes it possible to get broad based information from experienced industry veterans quickly and easily. The broad-based topics provide excellent introductions to various nuclear industry programs." - Rick Grantom
Whether you are new to the nuclear industry or a 40-year veteran, Certrec®TV can be a very beneficial tool for anyone looking for an answer to a specific question, a quick refresher on a key issue or question, or simply an opportunity to learn more information about a topic of interest in a quick and concise format.
Founded in 1988, Certrec is an engineering and technology-based organization that provides regulatory support services in the electric power industry. With more than 1,000 cumulative years of direct industry experience (including nuclear, fossil, and renewables), Certrec has developed exceptional capabilities to support regulatory activities emanating from regulatory entities such as the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), the North American Electric Reliability Corporation and Regional Entities (NERC), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and other regulatory agencies. Certrec's Office of Licensing and Compliance (OLC), Office of Assessment and Recovery (OAR), Office of NERC Compliance (ONC), and Office of New Plant (ONP) services are used by utilities and entities across the United States to help manage the regulatory process to their advantage.
Certrec offers support from highly skilled and experienced industry professionals who possess degrees in a variety of engineering disciplines (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Nuclear). Additionally Certrec's staff has numerous degreed personnel in physics, communications, business administration, and information technology. This highly skilled team has direct working experience in all regulatory areas of licensing, compliance, and engineering, including nuclear, fossil, and renewable generation and transmission.
For more than 25 years, Certrec has been applying its industry experience to help clients develop and manage solutions to complex regulatory issues. Such experience combined with Certrec's Information Technology assets has led to the development of technology-based solutions and tools directly targeted to the electric power industry and specifically focused on helping clients manage those issues.
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