Environmental Services

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

Nanometrics to Set Up Texas-wide Earthquake Monitoring System

May 13, 2016

OTTAWA, – Nanometrics, the world's leader in seismic monitoring solutions, has signed a $1.98 million (US) contract to provide equipment and assist in deploying an earthquake monitoring system across the state of Texas. The TexNet Seismic Monitoring Program will allow for more precise determination of the location of earthquakes, and increase the ability for researchers to investigate... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Green & Clean

Foamlinx Collaborates with Bay Area Recycling Company to Provide Custom Foam Recycling Services

April 15, 2016

Foamlinx LLC, a Silicon Valley based company, manufacturer of CNC foam cutting machinery is expanding its business to include custom foam recycling programs and services. The company has teamed up with foamrecycle.org, an environmentally green recycling company to offer pick up of foam scrap from local businesses, foam drop off and storage as well as foam recycling equipment rental. Full... Read More

Services, Software, Vision Systems

TempoQuest, Inc. Selected to Present at NVIDIA's 'Early Stage Challenge' (ESC) Technology Conference

April 5, 2016

TempoQuest's Advanced Weather Forecasting Software Significantly Increases Speed and Accuracy of Regional Forecasts CHARLOTTE, N.C. - TempoQuest, Inc., an independent vendor of advanced weather forecasting software, has been selected from a field of 150 companies as one of twelve to present at NVIDIA Corporation's GPU Technology Conference, to be held April 6th in Santa... Read More

Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Global Weather Forecasting Suite provides sophisticated models.

January 8, 2016

Offering regional and global models, Panasonic Global 4D Weather delivers weather prediction capability using TAMDAR-acquired atmospheric datasets. Latter includes continuous feed of detailed tropospheric data in 4 dimensions: longitude, latitude, altitude, and time. Employing data QC and data assimilation, system offers 13 km horizontal resolution and 64 vertical levels, 4 forecast cycles/day with 10-day duration, Tropical Cyclone relocation algorithm, and Gravity Wave Drag parameterization. Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Weather Station Network aids agriculture industry.

December 8, 2015

Connecting more than 4,000 disparate rural areas, IoT-enabled WeatherSentry provides holistic view of rural weather patterns across U.S. Sensors capture field-level weather and soil conditions that are used to create accurate localized temperature and precipitation forecasts, alongside storm record archives and historical weather logs, to help assess and plan for weather's impact on day-to-day agriculture operations. GIS alerting system helps plan crop locations and optimize water/soil usage. Read More


Arc Flash Services include onsite assessment and auditing.

November 24, 2015

Bringing licensed engineers onsite, Arc Flash Risk Assessment and Arc Flash Audit services identify areas for improvement. After initial meeting, engineer collects and audits arc flash program data for entry into power-system analysis software and creation of risk assessment report. On-site, review-based Arc Flash Audit lets clients proactively address arc flash to stay up to date, compliant, and safe. After review, engineer conducts employee interviews and provides recommended next steps.<br /> Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Read about Confined Space in Construction and Atmospheric Testing Right Here!

November 20, 2015

In 1993, 29 CFR 1910.146 went into effect as the first federal legislation governing entry into permit-required confined spaces in general industry. Because some industries, such as the construction industry, were covered by specific Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety regulations, they were exempt from the confined space entry requirements of the general industry rule.... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage, Services, Waste Handling Equipment, Green & Clean

Large Scale Council Led Organics Recycling Programmes are Closing the Loop by Improving Soil Quality

October 27, 2015

Organic waste recycling programmes turn kitchen scraps and garden waste to wealth by closing the loop. Cardia Compostable waste management products used for large scale organics diversion programmes that recycle organic waste to improve agricultural soil quality. Ten Australian Councils have implemented Cardia Bioplastics products for kitchen scraps and garden waste diversion programmes. 19... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Inspection Management Software aids food/beverage manufacturers.

October 20, 2015

Helping food and beverage manufacturers improve quality and efficiency, InspectionPro&trade; lets quality managers and inspectors use PC, tablet, or smartphone to manage pre-op inspections. Functionality enables complete and secure electronic capture of entire pre-op inspection process; reporting and analytics help drive continuous improvement; and FDA-validated records are automatically created and stored for audit and compliance. One-click UI streamlines inspection process. Read More

Services, Waste Handling Equipment, Green & Clean

Insight and Solutions to the Challenges of Site Remediation

October 8, 2015

Introduction Site remediation of locations contaminated with potentially toxic materials is a critical process that has to take into account a number of variables, often under a short time frame. When developing a site remediation plan for a brownfield location, companies have to keep all of these variables in mind so that clean-up can occur in the most effective and efficient way possible.... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Raytheon Completes Nationwide Rollout of Modernized National Weather Service Data System

October 6, 2015

Advanced weather forecasting now available at more than 140 locations SILVER SPRING, Md. - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed its rollout of the nation's next-generation weather data system, which may help enable the U.S. National Weather Service (NWS) to make even more precise and timely weather predictions. The company's Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System II... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Services

SWS Environmental Services Deployed for Tropical Storm Bill Disaster Response and Flood Recovery throughout Texas

August 11, 2015

Crews from various Texas locations are working closely with businesses and state officials to manage the effects of Tropical Storm Bill Houston, Texas – Texas is feeling the effects of hurricane season already with the first Gulf of Mexico tropical storm. Tropical Storm Bill made landfall hitting areas of Galveston and Houston hard, causing flooding and extensive water damage for the... Read More


Weathering The Storm: Hurricane Planning, Response and Recovery with SWS Environmental Services

August 11, 2015

Every year hurricanes and tropical storms have the potential to cause disruption, damage and even devastation to businesses of all sizes. Learn more about planning and preparation, which are essential to "weathering the storm." Fort Lauderdale, Florida – On June 1st the 2015 hurricane season will be official. Businesses near the United States' coastlines and intercostal waterways must... Read More


Standing Out Amongst The Competition: SWS Environmental Services Unique Among Oil Spill Removal Organizations

August 10, 2015

Oil Spill Removal Organizations (OSROs) are, according to the Coast Guard, "companies that specialize in cleaning up oil spills. They often serve as contractors or subcontractors for spill response efforts." Ft. Lauderdale, FL - From oceans and bays to rivers and inland waterways, oil spills occur in different sizes, diverse environments, varying weather conditions and with a variety of... Read More


Severe Winter Weather Brings Environmental Issues and Side Effects

August 10, 2015

SWS Environmental Services has geared up to support companies' environmental and related needs resulting from the intense late winter weather plaguing the Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and Northeast United States. Dallas, TX – Unseasonably cold weather has brought harmful consequences from the ice, snow, chemicals, salt and sand. Many people see large plow trucks laying down sand, salt and... Read More


Environmental Services Company Awarded Utility Contract in Knoxville, Tennessee

August 7, 2015

SWS Environmental Services was recently awarded a contract with the Knoxville Utilities Board (KUB) for environmental containment and remediation services.  Knoxville, TN — SWS Environmental Services (SWSES), a leading environmental services company, announced it has been awarded a five-year contract with the Knoxville Utilities Board for environmental containment and remediation services... Read More

Services, Waste Handling Equipment

Environmental Services Company Expands Capabilities with New Authorization to Transport Ebola Suspected or Confirmed Medical Waste

August 7, 2015

SWS Environmental Services recently acquired a new operating permit from the United States Department of Transportation. Panama City Beach, FL — SWS Environmental Services (SWSES) has been granted "Party Status" by the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT), Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) – Office of Hazardous Materials Safety for USDOT Special... Read More


Reducing Waste Equals Higher Profits

June 4, 2015

One of the biggest wastes of time and money in any organization is waste itself. What determines waste you say? Waste is any activity that does not produce positive outcomes for your company, and does not create value for your customers. In order to eliminate waste, one must review the company's processes and procedures on a continuing basis.  A simple walk around the shop can spring up... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Services

StormGeo Announces OceanWatch and SpillWatch

May 7, 2015

Modular Solution Provides Currents Forecast with Oil Spill Response BERGEN, Norway and HOUSTON - OTC # 5427 - StormGeo, a global provider of decision support services and products to support weather sensitive operations, today announced OceanWatch and SpillWatch. The new services enable oil and gas companies and renewable energy companies to make informed assessments of operational and... Read More

HVAC, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

RGF Introduces State-of-the-Art HVAC Test Chamber

April 7, 2015

RIVIERA BEACH, FL — RGF Environmental Group unveils the newest addition to its already expansive in- house lab testing capabilities: a brand new ASHRAE-compliant HVAC testing chamber. This state-of-the-art air testing apparatus will allow RGF to test its newest products while still in development, as well as all existing HVAC IAQ products to both the current and future ASHRAE HVAC testing... Read More