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February 15, 2019

MPW deep clean allows smooth commissioning process for food manufacturer

 View Full Case Study  Before a custom food manufacturing company could commission a new facility in Ohio it would have to pass stringent FDA regulations and inspections. The walls, ceilings, floors, fixtures, conveyors and metal racks in the facility’s expansive thaw room, meat cooler and decant room needed to be deep cleaned to meet stringent […]

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February 15, 2019

MPW completes comprehensive combustible dust project within one weekend

 View Full Case Study  A document-shredding facility in Texas faced a significant buildup of combustible dust on its walls, floors and rafters. As the paper was shredded and compacted into bales for later recycling, particles accumulated into a dangerous layer of combustible dust that was approximately one-half inch thick. After responding to the potential customer’s […]

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February 15, 2019

MPW resolves deep clean dilemma for aluminum manufacturer

View Full Case Study  An aluminum rolled-product manufacturer in Kentucky needed a deep cleaning to a standard that would eliminate the contamination of its products. Due to recent construction which exposed large portions of the facility to inclement weather, dirt and debris were prevalent throughout the 90,000 square-foot building and in and around the production […]

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February 12, 2019

Jet News: MPW Automation Enhances Paper Mill Safety and Efficiency

The black liquor recovery boiler is a vital economic component of the pulping process, used primarily in pulp and paper applications to reclaim pulping chemicals. Within the pulping industry, maintenance of these boilers is considered especially important, as explosions, failures and incidents caused by fouling build-up in recovery boilers have led to heightened safety risks […]

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February 4, 2019

MPW excels in eliminating 40 years of carbon dust buildup

 View Full Case Study  America’s largest manufacturer of activated carbon had been in production for over 40 years but had never been deep cleaned. Walls, floors and process equipment were black from approximately a quarter-inch of accumulated carbon dust, which also created a breathing hazard in the facility. When lights became covered with carbon dust, […]

Facility & Environmental Management Media, Facility & Environmental Success Stories
February 4, 2019

Staff Profile: Justin Pierce

As part of our regular Staff Profile Series, we recently interviewed Justin Pierce, Director of Engineering & Manufacturing at MPW Industrial Services. Having worked with the MPW team his entire career, Justin has been a key player in advancing the company’s engineering department. How did you get your start with MPW? I actually started at […]

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February 4, 2019

Featured Branch: Volkswagen, Chattanooga, Tenn.

Facility & Environmental Management Division Discuss your branch’s dedication to safety. We stress individual and team safety. We do daily toolbox talks, check for proper PPE and work to ensure everyone’s safety. We emphasize safety constantly, through Safety Observations, Safety Coin checks and safety audits. Discuss any recent MPW success stories involving your branch. We […]

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February 4, 2019

MPW earns ETL certification to build industrial control panels

MPW Industrial Services earned a certification from Electrical Testing Laboratories (ETL) to build industrial control panels on December 27. MPW is now authorized to fabricate ETL-standard panels intended for general use. MPW’s Panel Shop is located in the Technology Center on its Corporate Campus in Hebron, Ohio. MPW designs and constructs panels for process industrial […]

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January 3, 2019

Featured Branch: Sedalia (Mo.) Service Center

Industrial Water Division Discuss your branch’s dedication to safety. Sedalia has had 99-100 percent Safety Observation participation for most of the year. We instituted a policy that two individuals per week brief their Safety Observations at a shift change meeting. This brings more awareness and has caused more actionable observations. We also have regular safety […]

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December 5, 2018

Featured Branch: AK Steel, Mansfield Works

AK Steel – Mansfield (Ohio) Works. Industrial Cleaning Group Discuss your branch’s dedication to safety. We always hold a toolbox meeting before each work day. We do walkdowns before every job, allowing us to recognize any hazards. Here at AK Steel, we go above and beyond when it comes to safety. Discuss any recent MPW success stories involving your […]

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December 5, 2018

MPW driver Kevin Hardy surpasses 1 million miles

Congratulations to MPW driver Kevin Hardy who surpassed 1 million miles in his MPW career in October. Hardy, who has worked for the company for 11 years, is based out of MPW’s Industrial Water Service Center in Sedalia, Mo. Hardy said his favorite parts about working for MPW are the modern, well-kept equipment and making […]

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December 5, 2018

MPW earns national safety awards for work at FirstEnergy plants

In November, MPW Environmental Services, Inc., received three Zero Injury Safety Awards (ZISAs) from the National Maintenance Agreements Policy Committee, Inc. (NMAPC), for 2017. The awards are for 280,924 zero-injury man-hours at FirstEnergy’s Bruce Mansfield Plant in Shippingport, Pa.; 123,332 zero-injury man-hours at FirstEnergy’s W. H. Sammis Plant in Stratton, Ohio; and 50,641 zero-injury man-hours […]

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December 5, 2018

First Line of Leadership

MPW withstanding volatile labor market by investing in training By Jimmy Peck, ICG General Manager and Matthew Dawson, Director of Training & Development The Great Recession of 2008 marked a major turning point in the history of the U.S. labor market. Though the aftermath of a global financial crisis caused unemployment to rise substantially (as high […]

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November 8, 2018

MPW now provides utility, environmental services

MPW has a long and successful history of solving the most vexing challenges of the power generation industry throughout North America. Now, MPW has launched a Utility/Environmental Services team with a full complement of services to the transmission/distribution side of the industry. This new team will offer customers the ability to manage the risks of […]

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November 8, 2018

Featured Branch: II Stanley Electric Co. Inc.

Battle Creek, Mich. FEM Division Discuss your branch’s dedication to safety: We hold a Safety Tool Box Meeting at the beginning of every shift. We inspect all tools and PPE before use and we always follow all LO/TO processes before entry into machines. We think before we act. Discuss any recent MPW success stories involving your branch. […]

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November 8, 2018

Chesterfield team responds to customer’s emergency

It was 11 p.m. on a Saturday night in late September when Valerie Lassing’s phone rang. Upon answering the call, Lassing, Operations Manager for MPW’s Chesterfield (Michigan) Container location, was asked by a customer contact to assemble a team to clean 24 500-gallon totes the next day. Unfortunately for Lassing, no MPW workers were scheduled […]

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November 8, 2018

Internal Promotions Part 3: Rising in Water

Between July 2017 and June 2018, MPW employees accepted 309 promotions, which is about 10 percent of the company’s total number of employees. In this three-part series, The Leader will publish the stories of MPW employees who have made strides professionally and examine how and why MPW continues to invest in its people. Click here to […]

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October 29, 2018

Mobile Bundle Shellside Cleaner Spec Sheet

  View Full Spec Sheet MPW’s Mobile Bundle Shellside Cleaner System is designed to remotely clean the shellside of tube bundles, up to 25 feet in length. The tube bundle is placed on hydraulically-actuated rollers to incrementally turn the bundle during the cleaning process. The cleaning head is positioned over the bundle with the hydraulic […]

Industrial Cleaning Spec Sheets
October 11, 2018

Customized RO improves long-term safety, efficiency

 View Full Case Study Problem An outdated deionization (DI) system in the paint-booth area of an Ohio automotive plant was failing to produce an acceptable quality of water and necessitated excessive chemical costs to meet approved throughput levels. Additionally, chemical leakage was causing damage to floors, valves and pumps near the system. Conductivity of influent […]

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