When evaluating an industrial cleaning project, it is critical to understand timing, scope, flow, and efficiency. How to clean, what equipment will do the job best, scheduling, and minimizing downtime are factors. Putting an experienced “field guy” in front of our projects is one way we help our clients and potential customers. Our team has real-world experience with our equipment, its’ capabilities, how to stage a [...]
It is hard to believe that dust, particulates, and other contaminants can find their way into the ductwork, but that is their purpose. Mostly, we see light material contamination such as dust or light fibers, but we can also see “thick” materials (resins, paints) that require more substantial approaches. Airflow ductwork is primarily designed to remove airborne materials from working areas, eliminating potential product contamination. Usually, [...]
Saving Time and Money Using heavy industrial equipment to clean your most challenging problems is our business. Having the right team to use that equipment is why clients turn to us for maintenance support. We want to help our clients run better and minimize their expenses. Finding the best way to approach the problem, solving it, and doing so promptly saves money. Improving the [...]
Do you have an upcoming audit of your facility? Are you looking for ways to help your location look better to meet compliance or appearance standards? First Environmental can help you.We have been assisting clients with site audit preparations, including interior and exterior services. In a recent food safety audit prep request, the client was looking for overall clean-up inside and outside of their packaging operation [...]
As we approach the end of the holidays, many facilities will be back in full production, working towards their 2021 goals. During the year, many manufacturing facilities will pre-plan annual maintenance outages to develop optimum efficiency. Examples such as ovens and furnaces, process piping, above ground process and holding tanks, tunnels, and conveyors (production lines) require routine industrial cleaning services to prevent unforeseen “downtime,” avoid safety hazards, [...]
In many industrial workplaces, ladder use may seem like common sense. However, with 300 workers dying each year from ladder-related injuries, it’s extremely important to discuss simple safety measures that can prevent these accidents.
If your business works with an industrial cleaning contractor, then you’re probably familiar with pump tanks and what they do. Just in case you’re new to the game or need a quick refresher, here’s a little guide we’ve put together for you that delves deep into pump tanks. So What Are Pump Tanks? These industrial containers can be made up of a variety of materials, including [...]
You’ve probably seen them on the road, or on the job site: large industrial trucks with holding tanks, pumps, and suction hoses. They’re called vacuum trucks, and they provide a vital service to cities and businesses needing material removed from underground, overhead, or from a distance. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about a vacuum truck. What is a vacuum truck used [...]