Tag Archives: Emergency Response

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

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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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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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 12, 2017

Jet News: What’s your confined space rescue plan?

View Jet News By Jimmy Peck, General Manager, MPW Industrial Services and a member of the WJTA Board of Directors Cleaning, repairing or inspecting critical equipment often requires workers to enter small, sometimes life-threatening, spaces like tanks or pipes where they may be exposed to hazardous material. Commonly referred to as “confined spaces,” these areas […]

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August 21, 2017

Emergency response, RO and DI systems allow chemical plant to overcome blackout

View Full Case Study Problem When a Louisiana chemical plant suffered a site-wide blackout, plant personnel learned they would have to bring each power-generation unit, and its corresponding water filtration system, back on-line individually. Facility workers returned the on-site demineralization system to a functional status quickly, but it was receiving almost zero condensate return. To […]

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August 21, 2017

MPW’s emergency-response skills make a splash at Michigan tech center

View Full Case Study Problem When two days of torrential rains caused flooding and power outages at the the control facility for a Michigan automotive company’s worldwide manufacturing center, it didn’t take long for MPW’s phone to ring. August storms dumped over 30 million gallons of water on the campus which houses nearly 20,000 employees […]

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