HCR Insights

What is Tank Cleaning and How Does it Work?

July 13, 2017 | Andy Shoulders Topics: Storage Tanks

Many industries need to store liquids and they do this using either aboveground or underground storage tanks. Gas stations typically have underground storage tanks (USTs) anywhere from 6,000 to 10,000 gallons in size. Aboveground storage tanks (ASTs) can range in size from 500,000 to 12 million ... Read More

How to be Prepared for a Severe Weather Event

June 13, 2017 | Maureen Davis Topics: Health & Safety, Storm Safety

 During the event of any weather-related watch or warning, the health and safety of our employees is a primary concern. However, before any watch or warning takes place, at HCR, we emphasize the importance of being prepared before any storm season begins. Because the unexpected can happen in the ... Read More

HCR Reaches 3 Years Recordable Injury Free

June 5, 2017 | HCR Communications Topics: News, Health & Safety

On June 3rd HCR reached a major milestone, three years recordable injury free as an organization. This is a tremendous success and a major achievement for HCR. This accomplishment reflects HCR’s commitment to health and safety while demonstrating our ability to maintain a culture of accountability. Read More

HCR Announces Fred Blackham as National Director of Sales

May 2, 2017 | HCR Communications Topics: News

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HCR Welcomes Andy Shoulders as New Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

March 16, 2017 | HCR Communications Topics: News

(Winter Park, Fla.) March 16, 2017 - Handex Consulting and Remediation, LLC (HCR) is pleased to announce the addition of Andy Shoulders as our new Vice President & Chief Operating Officer. Read More

HCR Reaches 1,000 Days Injury Free

February 27, 2017 | HCR Communications Topics: Health & Safety

HCR is proud to announce that as of February 27, 2017, we reached a huge milestone of 1,000 days without any worksite injuries. This accomplishment reflects HCR’s commitment to health and safety while demonstrating our ability to maintain a culture of accountability. Read More

How Wastewater Must be Treated Before Being Released

February 14, 2017 | Mike Rumen Topics: Groundwater Remediation, Field Work, Groundwater Contamination, Environmental Cleanup

In today's world, there are many different industries that rely on processes that produce large volumes of wastewater containing organic compounds that can be harmful to the environment. Before the wastewater can be discharged into a body of water or sent to a treatment facility for further ... Read More

Commercial Vehicle Safety Inspection Guidance

December 8, 2016 | Augustine Ogbonnaya Topics: Health & Safety

All commercial vehicles that weigh more than 10,000 pounds must undergo inspection by the Department of Transportation at least once a year to ensure that all parts and accessories are in good condition, working properly and are safe to use. Read More

How Do I Choose The Best Option for Sludge Dewatering?

November 18, 2016 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering

HCR’s comprehensive suite of sludge dewatering technologies allows us to reduce volumes of liquid /solid mixtures by up to 80% resulting in reduced transportation and disposal costs, along with compliance with the regulatory requirements. Dewatering options HCR provides include High & Low Pressure ... Read More

What to Do During a Weather-Related Watch or Warning

November 15, 2016 | HCR Communications Topics: Health & Safety

At HCR, the health and safety of all our employees are primary concerns. We have several Emergency Response Plans in place, but for this post, we will focus on our plan for hurricanes, strong storms, snow storms, tornadoes and other major storms. This plan follows the recommended action timeline ... Read More