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Storage Tank Removal & Cleaning
Tank Cleaning
MEC workers cleaning a 1,000,000 gallon above-ground storage tank. All residual product and rinsate are classified and manifested for proper disposal.
underground storage tank
MEC, removing four 50,000 gallon under-ground fuel storage tanks. The work was performed adjacent to active runways at Edwards Air Force Base, California.
Underground Tank Removal
Removal of under-ground fuel tanks at Edwards Air Force Base in the Mojave Desert of California.

Whether it is a 275 gallon fuel storage tank in a residential basement or a 50,000 gallon jet fuel underground storage tank, MEC can provide complete removal services.

In most cases USTs must be registered with state regulatory agencies and in some cases the owner can obtain financial assistance regarding costs associated with remediation of soil and groundwater pollution. Proper notification must be given to regulatory agencies prior to closure-in-place or removal of tanks.

Whether closure-in-place or removal and disposal of tanks is required, MEC can make all necessary notifications and perform all work in accordance with applicable regulations as per state and local laws.

MEC, Inc. has removed hundreds of tanks under all types of conditions and can ensure proper waste characterization, manifesting, transportation and disposal of all wastes. MEC will provide complete written documentation in compliance with regulatory requirements.

  • Thoroughly Trained / Medically Monitored Personnel

  • High Pressure Power Washing

  • Hazardous Materials
    Characterization & Disposal

  • DOT, EPA ODOT Permitted Vehicles

  • Insured and Bonded

Regulations often require testing to determine whether the soil surrounding the tank has become contaminated due to product leakage. If contamination of soil or groundwater exists, MEC can offer various types of remediation.

See our Underground Tank Past Projects Page for more information.