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2011-09-07 07:00:00

To provide wider geographic coverage and meet an increasing number of environmental spill response calls, Allied Environmental Services, Inc. has added a second emergency spill response command center to its fleet. Lima, Ohio (PRWEB) September 07, 2011 Maintaining its commitment to providing the most responsive environmental spill clean-up service in northwest Ohio, Allied Environmental Services, Inc. (Allied) recently announced the addition of a second mobile spill response command...

2011-07-27 06:30:00

ATLANTA, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Americold today announced that Hamid Arabzadeh has joined the company as Executive Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer. In this new role, Mr. Arabzadeh will report to Americold's Chief Executive Officer, Jos Opdeweegh, and be responsible for the company's domestic and international compliance strategy. Mr. Arabzadeh joins Americold after 11 years as the principal of HRA Environmental Consultants in Irvine, California. Prior to HRA, Mr....

2011-06-30 09:30:00

HUDSON, Mass., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spill Center, a North American leader in support services for companies involved in accidental spills of hazardous materials, fuel and other regulated substances, has opened a branch in Nairobi, Kenya, to serve clients in East Africa. Founded in Massachusetts over 20 years ago, Spill Center provides clients throughout the U.S. and Canada with contingency planning, emergency response coordination after spills, as well as regulatory reporting...

2011-06-29 14:30:00

Locked out Metropolis uranium plant cited by OSHA, NRC, and EPA METROPOLIS, Ill., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Honeywell uranium conversion facility where USW workers remain locked out for more than one year has once again been cited for violations by a federal agency. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited the plant with 17 "serious" safety violations and a $119,000 fine on June 22. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO)...

2011-06-19 00:02:33

Building on the success of its emergency spill response and hazardous materials management services, Allied Environmental Services, Inc. recently announced the opening of a new office in Toledo, Ohio. Lima, OH (PRWEB) June 18, 2011 In keeping with plans of sustainable expansion, Allied Environmental Services, Inc. (Allied) of Lima, Ohio recently announced the opening of an office serving the greater-Toledo area. The new office, located in the west-Toledo community of Holland, Ohio, builds...

2011-06-14 09:00:00

HUDSON, Mass., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A transportation accident or emergency release requiring environmental cleanup requires fast action to contain the spill generator's costs and limit potential liability. Shippers and transporters who are not adequately prepared to handle spill emergencies quickly and comply with all reporting requirements can end up with major expenses for cleanup and disposal services, liability issues and steep penalties for failing to file incident reports on...

2011-06-13 09:43:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In comments filed with the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, American Trucking Associations asked the agency to withdraw its proposal to regulate the loading and unloading of hazardous materials in order to conduct needed research. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) "ATA supports PHMSA's efforts to reduce loading and unloading incidents," ATA Vice President Richard Moskowitz wrote in...

2011-05-25 10:00:00

MONTREAL, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:CNI) was awarded the prestigious TRANSCAER(R) (Transportation Community Awareness and Emergency Response) National Achievement Award at a ceremony yesterday in St. Louis, Mo. CN received the prize for the second straight year in recognition of its commitment to helping communities prepare for and respond to potential transportation incidents involving hazardous materials. The award recognizes extraordinary achievement in support of...

2011-05-20 00:00:30

Allied Environmental Services, Inc. (Allied) of Lima, Ohio announced that its emergency spill response crews have completed Rail/Roadway Worker Protection training and certification. Lima, Ohio (PRWEB) May 18, 2011 Allied Environmental Services, Inc. (Allied) of Lima, Ohio announced that its emergency spill response crews have completed Rail/Roadway Worker Protection training and certification. The training is sanctioned by rail industry leaders CSX and Norfolk Southern and is part of an...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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