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Southern Nuclear Veteran Steve Tipps Joins Certrec’s Office of Licensing and Compliance Team

39 Year Nuclear Industry Veteran to Assist Certrec Nuclear Clients with Licensing and Compliance

Fort Worth, TX (PRWEB) July 28, 2015 — Certrec, a leading licensing and regulatory compliance service provider that supports NRC and NERC compliance, announced today that Mr. Steve Tipps has joined Certrec’s Office of Licensing and Compliance team, and will provide daily support to clients. 

Mr. Tipps recently retired as Licensing Supervisor at Plant Hatch and has over 39 years of experience in the areas of licensing, compliance, engineering, and operations. He has a demonstrated track record in licensing and a high level of knowledge in the areas of operability, 50.59, reportability, technical specifications, and the reactor oversight process. 

As an OLC Project Manager, Mr. Tipps will support Certrec clients in the Southern Nuclear and TVA fleets, and our Regional Utility Groups. As part of the Certrec CORE Support Team, Mr. Tipp’s expertise is also available to all other Certrec OLC clients as needed. 

“I have known Steve for many years and have enjoyed working with him. Steve was instrumental in helping us develop one of our research products in the 1990s and I am very excited to have him on board,” said Ted Enos, Certrec’s President. “His licensing knowledge further enhances the value of our Office of Licensing and Compliance Team to our customers.” 

“I am pleased and excited to become a part of the Certrec team and am looking forward to leveraging my knowledge and experience to continue to strengthen the performance of the plants and the industry we serve,” said Steve Tipps.

About Certrec:
Certrec is a leading provider of regulatory compliance solutions for the energy industry with the mission of helping ensure a stable, reliable, bulk electric supply. Since 1988, Certrec’s SaaS applications and consulting know-how have helped hundreds of power-generating facilities manage their regulatory compliance and reduce their risks.

Certrec’s engineers and business teams bring a cumulative 1,500 years of working experience in regulatory areas of compliance, engineering, and operations, including nuclear, fossil, solar, wind facilities, and other Registered Entities generation and transmission.

Certrec has helped more than 120 generating facilities establish and maintain NERC Compliance Programs. We manage the entire NERC compliance program for 60+ registered entities in the US and Canada that trust us to decrease their regulatory and reputational risk. Certrec is ISO/IEC 27001:2022 certified and has successfully completed annual SOC 2 Type 2 examinations.

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