METHODIST HOSPITAL PROJECT

UST REMOVAL & SOIL EXCAVATION

Project Description

USA Environment, LP (USA) removed and replaced two 15,000-gallon Underground Storage Tanks (UST’s) adjacent to the Methodist Hospital Emergency Room in the heart of Houston’s Texas Medical Center.

Project Highlights

  • TCEQ notifications and local permits
  • Removal of regulated substances inside the tanks
  • Removal and disposal of asphalt and concrete pavement overlying the excavation
  • Removal of overburden and excavation of soils to expose tank and piping
  • Implementation of stormwater controls
  • Sampling and characterization of excavated soil
  • Removal of UST’s using a Komatsu PC-300 excavator and cutting with hydraulic sheers
  • Installation of new tanks and piping
  • Restoration of the site with concrete pavement
Environmental Remediation

Decontamination & Demolition

Ecological Restoration

Excavation

Soil Mixing & Treatments

Water Treatments

Waste Transportation & Disposal

Industrial
Automated Hydroblasting & Chemical Cleaning

Decommissioning Projects

General Maintenance

Tank Cleaning

Turnarounds

Vapor Recovery

Mining
RAD/NORM

Radiological Waste Handling