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April 19, 2018

Steel Mill Stack Cleaning Case Study

Automated 2-D rotating wash head delivers safer stack clean, $24 million in boosted production View Full Case Study The towering smoke stacks affiliated with industrial settings such as steel mills actually serve an environmental purpose. Within these stacks, electrostatic smoke precipitators (ESPs) force smoke and gas past two electrical terminals — one with a negative […]

Industrial Water Case Studies, Industrial Water Media
April 4, 2018

Attendees get the message during IT exercise

MPW’s IT Department held an after-work event on March 15 for the purposes of teambuilding and to demonstrate its technical skill. Titled Hackathon, the exercise involved working with group text messaging. Software Development Manager Dean Miller, who organized the event, said that as email usage becomes less prevalent, texting becomes more important for business communications. […]

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March 28, 2018

Hands-free Vacuuming White Paper

View Full White Paper Hands-free industrial vacuum robots lead to safer, more efficient cleaning projects In the industrial sector, the cleaning and inspection of critical equipment plays a significant role in any maintenance program. While plant management generally understands the importance of maintaining a regular cleaning schedule, unfortunately the process can be a burden to […]

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March 14, 2018

MPW wins People’s Choice Award for Safety Innovation

MPW won the People’s Choice Award and finished second overall for the Safety Innovation Award at the 2018 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo, hosted by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. MPW Director of Engineering & Manufacturing Justin Pierce managed the project. “We’re proud that the attendees selected […]

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March 13, 2018

Corrosion Proofing Services Spec Sheet

View  Spec Sheet Corrosion causes structural and environmental damage that can prove costly and threaten the health and safety of personnel. MPW now provides unsurpassed experience in rehabilitation and protection of every type of industrial surface, including metal and concrete. MPW corrosion proofing services are designed to eliminate the need for costly steel replacement and […]

Industrial Cleaning Spec Sheets
March 9, 2018

Planning and preparation are the keys to replacing and retrofitting EDI systems White Paper

View Full White Paper Replacing the electrodeionization, or EDI, system at a power plant may not be as simple as changing the batteries in your smoke alarm or installing new wiper blades on your automobile. With planning and preparation, however, technicians can install the latest version of the water purification technology in a matter of […]

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March 7, 2018

Gross finds direction en route to becoming MPW CDL Operator

Donald Gross was a different man five years ago. That’s when Gross sought work at MPW’s branch located at AK Steel’s Middletown (Ohio) mill. Motivated to find steady work by a recent, drastic change in his life, Gross began his MPW career as a Technician in February of 2013. “Five years ago, my daughter, Callie, […]

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February 13, 2018

Our industrial water support by industry White Paper

MPW’s Industrial Water (IW) division is the preeminent mobile solutions provider for industrial, ultrapure water. Each day, the MPW team works around the clock with regeneration plants, service centers and staging facilities located across North America to meet the diverse industrial water needs facing today’s modern industries. Under the guidance of the company’s founders, MPW […]

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February 5, 2018

MPW introduces 28-foot DI trailers

HEBRON, Ohio —  MPW Industrial Services today unveiled eight new 28-foot deionization (DI) trailers. MPW’s standard DI trailers measure 51 feet in length. MPW designed and built the 28-foot versions to meet the needs of customers with limited space at their facilities. This is especially common in urban-based power plants that are typical in the […]

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February 1, 2018

MPW’s Northeastern District thrilled with new home

Last year, MPW purchased a new building for the Industrial Cleaning Division’s Northeastern District. The facility, located at 2680 Commercial Ave., in Mingo Junction, Ohio, is a larger, more modern, more convenient location. MPW employees who work in the new facility are enjoying the improved workspace. Here’s what Brett Brandon, Mike Nicholson, Moe Berger and Clay […]

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February 1, 2018

MPW’s Training & Development Department surpassed 57K lessons in ’17

“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” —Aristotle MPW’s Training & Development (T&D) Department is more than OSHA and onboarding. It’s more than safety, more than compliance, more than the LMS. It’s more than the eight people in the T&D Department. And it’s more than the 57,785 individual lessons MPW employees completed […]

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February 1, 2018

Frosty January temperatures set MPW’s industrial water business on fire

HEBRON, Ohio —  Arctic air powered one of the coldest two-week periods on record for late December through early January across the central and eastern U.S., with areas from Maine to Nebraska facing record-cold stretches from December 23 to January 5. Despite the dreariness, travel challenges and power outages presented by winter weather events, there […]

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February 1, 2018

Power industry update: When temperatures drop, water needs spike

View Full White Paper Severe weather has long been the enemy of the power industry. Hurricanes, temperature shifts, tornadoes and snow storms cause an increased demand for power generation – creating a challenging situation for plant leaders to manage. In a recent white paper, we provided advice to power operators as they prepped their plants […]

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January 4, 2018

Goeller, Arrington retire from MPW

Two long-time MPW associates stepped down in December. Asset Administrator-Analyst Chris Goeller retired after 28 years and Corporate Receptionist Mary Arrington departed after 19 years. Hired by MPW in May 1989 as a Tax Accountant, Goeller also had stints as Controller, Corporate Maintenance Controller and Regional Operations Controller for FEM/Water/Shops. Known for her welcoming and […]

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January 4, 2018

RFG/MPW garners diversity award from Volkswagen

MPW Industrial Services, along with its partner RFG, recently earned Volkswagen’s 2017 Passion for Diversity Award. RFG/MPW serves VW at the automaker’s only U.S. assembly plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, performing deep cleanings, paint shop work and comprehensive waste management services. This honor marked the third prestigious award MPW’s Facility & Environmental Management (FEM) Division received […]

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January 4, 2018

MPW’s Pierce, Tolbert serve as instructors at POWER-GEN workshop

On December 4, Justin Pierce, MPW Director of Engineering and Manufacturing, and Brad Tolbert, Industrial Water Sales Director, joined three other industry experts in instructing a workshop on closing coal ash ponds. Titled From Start to Finish: Closing Coal Ash Ponds, the pre-conference workshop was part of the POWER-GEN International Conference at the Las Vegas […]

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December 20, 2017

WWC MPW Turnarounds White Paper

View Full White Paper Refinery turnarounds: Selecting the right partner for your operation It’s no secret that preventive maintenance practices can drastically improve the overall efficiency and reliability of a refinery or any other  industrial operation. However, while some types of repairs can be made while the equipment is operating, many times a major overhaul […]

Industrial Cleaning White Papers
December 14, 2017

MPW improves pipe-cleaning process for Southeastern auto manufacturer

 View Full Case Study  An automotive manufacturing facility in the Southeastern United States sought a partner with the innovative capabilities to improve the safety and efficiency of its industrial cleaning processes. Specifically, the plant required improvements for its procedures to remove sludge buildup from pipes inside phosphate tanks. Previous cleaning attempts were performed with manual-lancing […]

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December 8, 2017

Staff Profile: Curt Ruff, MPW’s Corporate Director of Maintenance

As part of our regular staff spotlight series, we recently caught up with Curt Ruff, Corporate Director of Maintenance at MPW Industrial Services. In March 2018, Curt will celebrate 35 years with the company, working his way up from a welder to a member of our corporate leadership team. Today, we’re highlighting his many contributions […]

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