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June 12, 2018

Driver shortage barely a bump in the road for MPW

Like any company that relies on the transportation of heavy vehicles and equipment, MPW is subject to the complications associated with the ongoing national driver shortage. According to the American Trucking Associations: • In 2016, the trucking industry was short roughly 36,500 drivers • If current trends hold, the shortage could swell to over 174,000 by […]

Corporate Media
June 12, 2018

MPW’s Honda Indiana team excels during comprehensive inventory move

RFG/MPW employees at Honda Manufacturing of Indiana faced an imposing challenge in March: transportation of all Honda Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) inventory by semi-tractor trailer from the assembly plant to its offsite warehouse 10 miles away. This project was necessary due to the recently added production of a future Honda model, the Insight, at […]

Corporate Media, Facility & Environmental Management Media
June 12, 2018

Reston retires after 16 successful years with MPW

“Rod was a key driver in the growth and maturity of the Industrial Water Division. He helped take MPW from a mobile DI trailer company to a full-service water treatment company by selling a number of very large baseload water systems.” — Jared Black Rod Reston, Senior Business Development Manager for MPW’s Industrial Water Division, […]

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May 31, 2018

Mobile Ion Exchange Resin Transfer Spec Sheet

View  Spec Sheet MPW’s Mobile Ion Exchange Resin Transfer (MIERT) trailer is capable of transporting both regenerated and exhausted resin with volume capacity of 1,500 cubic feet. There are four compartments each equipped to receive air or water pressure (or both) to sluice and move the resin. A custom underdrain allows dewatering of sluice water […]

Industrial Water Spec Sheets
May 29, 2018

MPW earns national award for excellent safety performance

On May 14, MPW Environmental Services, Inc. accepted a 2017 Thomas J. Reynolds Award for achieving a Zero Days Away/Restricted or Job Transfer (DART) Rate. The national award is presented by The Association of Union Contractors (TAUC) as part of its 35th annual safety awards program. “MPW is honored to receive this award from TAUC,” […]

Industrial Cleaning News Releases, News Releases
May 22, 2018

Teetering Dual-Axis Boiler Cleaner Spec Sheet

View Full Spec Sheet The MPW Teetering Dual-Axis Boiler Cleaner provides a safe, efficient and precise method to clean boiler tube lanes found in both mud drum and steam drum type boilers. Incorporating the ability to quickly switch out cleaning heads, the tool achieves an overall surface clean with a controllable teetering head to clean […]

Industrial Cleaning Spec Sheets
May 22, 2018

MPW automation improves safety, efficiency of boiler cleaning

View Full Case Study Problem At a waste-to-energy facility in the Midwest, an industrial cleaning contractor was using a series of mechanical winches to remove pluggage and ash deposits from the boiler tube lanes which span the mud drum and steam drum. Two technicians would control the winch while a third tech functioned as a […]

Industrial Cleaning Case Studies, Industrial Cleaning Media
May 22, 2018

Power plant utilizes customized clarifier to reduce need for pond dredging

 View Full Case Study  Settling ponds are typically used in the wastewater treatment process, allowing for the natural removal of solids and turbidity from wastewater. Water is processed through the ponds so solid contaminants can settle, and then clean, reusable water can flow over top. Though this technique is quite common in a variety of […]

Industrial Water Case Studies
May 7, 2018

ICG’s Western District collects 2017 award

MPW named the Western District its 2017 ICG District of the Year, breaking a streak of two consecutive and three out of four wins by the Mid-Atlantic District. For its efforts, the Western District will receive the coveted Eagle Trophy. It is the first time since 2011 — when MPW referred to the district as […]

Corporate Media, Industrial Cleaning Media, Industrial Cleaning News Releases, News Releases
May 7, 2018

MPW breaks ground on new regen plant in Yuma, Ariz.

On April 5, MPW officially broke ground for a 30,000-square-foot industrial water regeneration plant in Yuma, Ariz. MPW’s site contractor Pilkington Commercial Company hosted the ceremony and in attendance were MPW President Jared Black, Director of Plant Services Jeff Thornton, Senior Mechanical Engineer Brian Charles and Brand Supervisor Ryan Cullins. The new facility will allow […]

Corporate Media, Industrial Water Media, Industrial Water News Releases, News Releases
May 7, 2018

MPW completes coal ash pond closure at Virginia power plant

 View Full Case Study  Problem A Virginia power plant, which began generating electricity in 1958 with three coal-fired units, recently decommissioned one of its units and converted the other two to natural gas. Despite no longer burning coal, two coal ash ponds remained, necessitating a remediation project. While the EPA has established a National Pollutant […]

Industrial Water Case Studies
May 3, 2018

Water Forwarding Skid Spec Sheet

 View Full Spec Sheet  MPW’s Water Forwarding Skid provides an automated solution for collection and neutralization of multiple water streams. With a capacity of 2,100 gallons, MPW’s Water Forwarding Skid provides a single-skid system with redundant-forwarding pumps. The instrumentation includes HiHi, LoLo, Redundant Pump Start/Stop Point Level Switches and Analog (4-20 ma) tank-level output. A […]

Industrial Water Spec Sheets
April 19, 2018

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 voltage and the other with metal plates charged to a positive voltage. Since unlike […]

Corporate Media, Industrial Cleaning Case Studies, Industrial Cleaning 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. […]

Corporate Media, News Releases
March 28, 2018

Hands-free industrial vacuum robots lead to safer, more efficient cleaning projects

View Full White Paper 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 operations. Confined spaces or hazardous environments can be difficult or dangerous […]

Industrial Cleaning White Papers, News Releases
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 Full 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 […]

Industrial Cleaning Spec Sheets
March 9, 2018

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

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 […]

Corporate Media, Industrial Water Media, Industrial Water White Papers
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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