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  • Commercial vehicle wash - case study

    Problem: A large city local authority identified significant infection risks at one of its waste depots, where its fleet of dust carts were cleaned using a commercial vehicle wash on a daily basis. This vehicle wash recycles the water, and was infected with water-borne bacteria. The aerosol droplets sprayed over the dust carts were a serious infection risk to employees and the ...


    By Tarn-Pure Ltd.

  • Advanced Aboveground Storage Tank Inspections – In-Service Robotics Tank Inspections

    This paper describes the advanced in-service tank inspection methods available for use in the inspection of aboveground storage tanks (AST) in the petroleum and petrochemical industry. ASTs are subject to several federal and state regulations requiring tank owners to perform tank floor/bottom integrity, seals system, and deck fittings inspections on a routine basis. The conventional procedure for ...


    By Trinity Consultants

  • Anglo platinum and ultraspin clean up

    At Waterval mine, 69% of environmental incidents are related to the spillage of fuel, oil, grease and lubricants. Most of these hydrocarbon spillages can be attributed to TM3 equipment used at the mine. As part of a long-term management plan to address these hydrocarbon spillage incidents, Anglo Platinum has installed Ultraspin technology at Waterval mine. This technology has two main ...

  • Fabric Furniture Cleaning Machines for Spotlessly Clean, Odor-Free Upholstery

    A well-used couch gathers more dirt than people realize. Impurities residing behind the cushions and on the armrests may not be visible to the unaided eye; but they are there, causing odors, disease, and damage to the fabric itself. Fabric furniture cleaning machines are best for removing dirt from upholstered furniture. These machines are low flow, easy to use, have hot and cold water wash ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Keeping Tanks Online and Divers Out of the Water

    Huntley’s Sub Aqua Construction brings piece of mind to customers with regular and efficient mini remotely operated vehicle inspections Huntley’s Sub Aqua Construction (HSAC) is a commercial diving company based in Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canada. Operating since 1994, HSAC recently added a Deep Trekker mini remotely operated vehicle (ROV) to their team to improve potable water ...


    By Deep Trekker Inc.

  • `Advanced Aboveground Storage Tank Inspections - In Service Robotics Tank Inspections,` presented at the 2004 NPRA Environmental Conference

    Abstract This paper describes the advanced in-service tank inspection methods available for use in the inspection of aboveground storage tanks (AST) in the petroleum and petrochemical industry. ASTs are subject to several federal and state regulations requiring tank owners to perform tank floor/bottom integrity, seals system, and deck fittings inspections on a routine basis. The conventional ...


    By Trinity Consultants

  • USPS UST spill site remediation US postal service, White Plains vehicle maintenance facility White Plains, NY

    GEA served as an engineering design and environmental compliance consultant as well as Site Manager providing CM services for site remediation and cleanup. Two underground diesel and gasoline storage tanks were removed from the VMF site when a gasoline spill was discovered during the excavation. Services provided by GEA included:· Construction Management Services·  UST ...


    By GEA ENGINEERING

  • Top 10 Clean Energy Developments of 2013

    2013 was an exciting and inspiring year in many regards. And we’re not just talking the arrival of Prince George or the fact that the new Pope rides an electric bicycle. There were many remarkable clean energy developments that are helping to bring us closer to a clean, prosperous, and secure energy future. Here we ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Combining the Best of Cleaning Power, Durability, and Reliability in Hot Steam Pressure Washers

    Power cleaning systems from leading suppliers are highly advanced equipment that harness the cleaning power of pressurized water to obtain superior cleaning results on a range of surfaces. Pressurized water or steam efficiently dissolves stains, dirt and grease in the most inaccessible areas in a way the best brushes and mops cannot. High-grade hot steam pressure washers are unmatched, when it ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • In the World: Small Mexican village produces clean water with solar-powered system

    MIT-developed system runs autonomously, producing 1,000 liters per day. In a small village deep in the jungles of the Yucatan Peninsula — a day’s drive from any source of clean, drinkable water — researchers from MIT are testing a system that purifies water with the help of the sun. The relatively inexpensive system consists of several modest photovoltaic panels, a large ...

  • RV Carpet Cleaning: Keeping Carpets Stain and Odor Free

    In the close confines of an RV, dirty carpets can smell unpleasantly bad. Dirt often gets stuck to your shoes and is then transferred onto the carpets. Accidents, spills, and overuse leave marks and stains on the carpets. These stains must be quickly removed, if you do not want your carpets to be permanently marred. Dirty carpets must be cleaned as soon as possible to avoid the possibility of ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Hydrocarbon Bioremediation – Cleaning fuels & motor oil spills on water - Case Study

    Background Nanobite Products proved how effective they are in hydrocarbon bioremediation on water with the almost total remediation in one week of fuel spills from abandoned cars. Read on… On March 30 2006, in Black Sod Bay in County Mayo, between 45 and 50 cars were transported from a neighbouring island destined for scrap. They were deposited at low tide on ...


    By Slick Solutions

  • New Report on MTBE and the Requirements for Uderground Storage Tank Construction and Operation in EU Member States

    Increasing environmental concern over the last decade regarding pollution of water has led to significant revisions in environmental regulations. One pollutant in particular – methyl-tertiary-butyl-ether (MTBE) – has been responsible for significant litigation in the USA after several reported incidents of groundwater contamination caused by leaking gasoline Underground Storage Tanks. Subsequent ...


    By Arthur D. Little

  • How to Choose Steamer Machines for Portable Automobile Wash?

    Despite the bleak economic scenario, some business sectors have registered good returns over the last few years. A good example for this is the business of auto detailing in general and the portable car wash in particular. The number of service providers has been increasing at a fast clip, so has been the number of total customers who availed the service. The main reason for the success of the ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • XL oversized hose reels installed at Ft. Lee

    Monoxivent has produced 82 XL oversized exhaust hose reels for Ft. Lee (Virginia).  The reels are used to provide a clean air environment for the US Military in a maintenance facility for oversized military vehicles.  The reels are offered with 24" and 36" diameter drums and are between 3' and 7' in width.  The largest reel holds 60' of 18" diameter high-temperature exhausting ...


    By Monoxivent

  • Advanced Technologies in New-Gen Steam Car Wash

    Car washing is one of those indispensable tasks that every car owner has to carry out on a regular basis. However, cars, especially the ones that are exposed to the elements every day, can collect lots of dust, mud, bugs, tree sap, and dirt. Cleaning off such tough deposits generally demands lots of time and effort and the use of commercial cleaning solutions. For this reason, most car owners now ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • How Car Pressure Washers Offer Superior Car Wash Results?

    Advances in the field of science and technology continue to transform the way we perform routine cleaning activities. At the touch of a button, dirty clothes are transformed into clean and dry ones. Thanks to steamers, your curtains and heavy drapes no longer have to be taken down for washing. Stains on carpets were an issue for decades until rug washers arrived on the scene. Moreover, washing a ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Essential Tips for Starting a Mobile Car Washing Service

    A mobile car wash service can be a profitable business for people who do not mind working hard and showing a commitment toward their work. Often, the success of the business depends on two things. First, the attitude and integrity of the person who runs the business, and secondly, the quality and efficiency of the cleaning machines used. Since good attitude and integrity cannot be bought, let us ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Mobile Auto Detailing Products for Car Wash Businesses

    Maintaining a vehicle is not an easy job. To eliminate the mud, dirt, tree sap, and grease from car exteriors, you may have to use harsh chemicals and scrub for hours. Cleaning car interiors is also a tough task. Vacuuming may help remove the dust particles and other loose deposits on the carpets and upholstery of vehicles. However, it will not eliminate the stains caused by coffee spills or ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Choosing Antifreeze: Helpful Tips

    When the first autumn cold comes, many drivers face the problem of frozen water in their washer tanks. It is not a disaster, but this situation can be nasty enough, especially if one is in a hurry. Some drivers are luckier: by virtue of their vehicle design, the fluid can thaw relatively quickly, others are not that lucky, though. The second case is typical for vehicles with washer tanks located ...


    By GlobeCore GmbH

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