STORAGE ARTICLES

USGS: Studies reveal why drinking water wells are vulnerable to contamination

RESTON, VA, Feb. 11, 2010 -- New USGS groundwater studies explain what, when, and how contaminants may reach public-supply wells...

EPA to extend comment period on Michindoh Sole-Source Aquifer petition until April 16

CHICAGO, IL, Jan. 29, 2010 -- U.S. EPA Region 5 has given the public more time to comment on an application from the city of Bryan, Ohio, to designate the Michindoh Aquifer as the sole source of dr...

EPA penalizes Guam Waterworks Authority additional $57K for failing to complete water tank assessment

HONOLULU, HI, January 25, 2010 -- The U.S. EPA has penalized the Guam Waterworks Authority $57,000 for failing to fully comply with a stipulated order to make improvements to its drinking water and...

TIGG welcomes Karl Kuchling to develop steel tank, pressure vessel business

HEBER SPRINGS, AR, Oct. 6, 2009 -- TIGG Corporation announced that Karl Kuchling has joined the company in the position of Business Development Manager...

CST Industries acquires Temcor

KANSAS CITY, KS, Sept. 14, 2009 -- CST Industries Inc., a global leader in the design, manufacture, and installation of storage tanks and covers, has acquired Temcor Inc., headquartered in Gardena,...

Tnemec reports water quality standards put the squeeze on solvent-based linings for storage tanks

KANSAS CITY, MO, Aug. 25, 2009 -- Under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) National Primary Drinking Water Regulations (NPDWR), enforceable standards limit the levels of specific chemic...

EPA fines Guam Waterworks Authority for failing to complete water tank assessment

HONOLULU, HI, Aug. 17, 2009 -- The U.S. EPA has fined the Guam Waterworks Authority $19,000 for failing to fully comply with a 2003 court order to make improvements to its drinking water system...

Utility Service Company, PAX Water Technologies announce partnership

PERRY, GA, & SAN RAFAEL, CA, Aug. 4, 2009 -- Utility Service Co. Inc., a leading supplier of water storage tank maintenance services, and PAX Water Technologies Inc., a water technology researc...

Panton McLeod renews tank, reservoir cleaning contract with Severn Trent

July 22, 2009 -- Panton McLeod has renewed its contract to clean underground water tanks and reservoirs for Severn Trent Water for another two years...

Does your community have the 'Tank of the Year'?

Is your water tank a local landmark, a piece of art or the talk of the town? If so, nominate your tank for Tnemec's Tank of the Year (TOTY) contest...