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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 […]

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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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November 15, 2017

How can a BOOM water system meet your operational needs?

Finding the appropriate water filtration solution is often a difficult task for plants in the power, pulp and paper and fossil fuel industries. Faced with high upfront capital investment costs and the lack of support staff to maintain a comprehensive filtration system, industrial companies often lack solutions that fit their specific needs. As a service […]

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November 15, 2017

Webinar recap: Finding a sustainability program that fits your organization

Each year, U.S. manufacturers generate several billion tons of waste, requiring companies to devote significant operational resources to identification and disposal. Reducing this waste requires a keen understanding of the entire stream, from raw material suppliers to disposal at the landfill. A thorough waste-stream assessment can help plants devise a custom strategy to becoming a […]

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November 15, 2017

The importance of emergency support during a disaster

Regardless of their function, all industrial plants require some level of outside support to address unexpected issues when they arise. The recent devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas, and Hurricane Irma in Florida affected millions of people on a massive scale. As people in these regions have leaned on support networks to help protect […]

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November 15, 2017

The benefits of partnering with an integrated facilities management company

In the complex, day-to-day operation of an industrial plant, managers are always on the lookout for the best ways to cut costs in key areas. From infrastructure improvements and plant downtime, to managing a waste stream, keeping track of the many isolated areas of the production process doesn’t always come easily. With so many ways […]

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November 8, 2017

Lawson retires after 26 years

Paul Lawson recently retired from MPW Industrial Services after 26 years with the company. Lawson’s MPW career started in 1991 as a laborer in Battle Creek, Michigan. MPW promoted him to Crew Leader in 1992 and to Supervisor in 1994. He retired as an Account Manager/Supervisor, still working in Battle Creek for MPW’s Facility & […]

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November 8, 2017

New tech displays MPW’s innovative edge

As Products Direct concludes its first year of operation, MPW Industrial Services has introduced Electronic Work Orders (EWOs) and is in the process of launching a Customer Portal. Products Direct is MPW’s e-commerce website for the sale of water treatment consumables and aftermarket supplies backed by 24/7 order and technical support. EWOs are part of a […]

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November 8, 2017

MPW earns national safety awards for work at FirstEnergy plants

MPW Environmental Services, Inc., accepted two Zero Injury Safety Awards (ZISAs) from the National Maintenance Agreements Policy Committee, Inc. (NMAPC), for 2016. The awards are for 214,922 zero-injury man-hours at FirstEnergy’s Bruce Mansfield Plant in Shippingport, Pennsylvania and 79,733 zero-injury man-hours at FirstEnergy’s W. H. Sammis Plant in Stratton, Ohio. “MPW is honored to receive […]

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November 7, 2017

Mill Around iWWD Case Study

View Full Case Study It did not take a structural engineer to realize the Pennsylvania pulp and paper’s clarifier required repairs. When the technicians from MPW Industrial Services arrived at the mill, steel I-beams were propped gainst the crumbling cement sides of the 1950s-era water purification system. Next to wood, water is one of the most […]

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November 6, 2017

Food & Beverage Management Spec Sheet

View Full Spec Sheet Within the fast-paced production environment of food and beverage facilities, stringent quality standards and environmental/safety regulations have changed industrial cleaning from a wet-and-wipe application to an integral component of strategic facilities management. With an understanding of the rigid requirements of the FDA, MPW’s Facility & Environmental Management Division customizes compliant cleaning […]

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October 19, 2017

MPW Waste Handling Efficiencies, Expertise Enhance Global Supplier’s Bottom Line

 View Full Case Study  When a global automotive industry supplier faced inefficient waste management at multiple locations across the United States and Canada, it reached out to MPW Industrial Services to execute a comprehensive program to improve operations. The supplier’s COO and other Purchasing Managers were familiar with MPW’s Facility & Environmental Management (FEM) Division’s […]

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October 19, 2017

MPW Aces Deep Cleaning Project

 View Full Case Study  An automotive manufacturing plant in Tennessee needed to add a second paint line inside its existing paint shop. Paint booths, ovens, decks and any area a car would go through during the painting process would need to be deep cleaned after the new equipment was installed and prior to running paint […]

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October 19, 2017

MPW Solves Staffing Issues for Auto Manufacturer

 View Full Case Study  A leading global automotive manufacturer with a North America-wide footprint and sales in excess of 1.5 million cars per year was rapidly outgrowing its supply chain platform. Due to the scope and complexity of its operation, the new platform had to demonstrate excellent scalability and customization. Solution MPW had previously leveraged […]

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October 19, 2017

MPW Guides Company to Zero-landfill Status

 View Full Case Study  When an international imaging and electronics company decided to eliminate the waste it sent to landfills, one company was best suited to execute the complex task: Facility & Environmental Services. With operations spanning the United States and in diverse markets with varying labor regulations, the customer did not have the internal […]

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