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Welcome to WPI’s Press Room. This is where you can catch up on the latest events and happenings at WPI through our quarterly Company Newsletter, or find useful information and resources in our monthly Health and Safety Newsletter.

WPI was retained to provide environmental consulting, design engineering, permitting and field construction services to excavate petroleum impacted soil and perform site restoration for pending redevelopment.  Due to the congested urban...
As bio fuels have been added to the local fuel supply, modifications have become necessary to the fuel distribution terminals.  WPI provided engineering design services to modify the pump stands, piping, overflow system and underground tanks to...
A national fuel retailer had been challenged by the local regulators over detectable amounts of fuel constituents in the interstitial monitoring fluid in their fiberglass double wall underground storage tanks.  The engineering team at WPI was...
WPI provided engineering design for JP-8 military fueling system consisting of a large aboveground storage tank, pump skid inside pump house, above and below fuel piping, controls and dispensing system.
  WPI was contracted by a large urban school district to design and install a ground water pump at treat system at an elementary school.   The source of the contamination was a leaking underground fuel storage tank at the school...
  WPI was contracted to develop conceptual site plans and provide design engineering services for the construction of a retail fueling system offering both conventional and E85, E100 and B05  biofuels.   To maximize ethanol...
WPI designed, built and operated an 80,000-gallon groundwater holding and transfer system at the Chevron Terminal in El Segundo, California. This system allowed vacuum trucks from various Chevron sources to unload and filter contaminated groundwater...
WPI worked with Hargis + Associates to construct and install a groundwater remediation system capable of recovering and treating 600 gpm of chlorinated-solvent-impacted groundwater. WPI was responsible for the complete construction/installation of...
WPI was retained to design, construct and provide OM&M services for one of the first remedial systems to remove the fuel oxygenate methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) from a drinking water aquifer. The system uses air stripping to remove...
WPI has provided OM&M services at approximately 200 gasoline retail facilities. Remedial equipment at these facilities has included soil vapor extraction systems, dual phase extraction systems, multi-phase extraction systems, groundwater pump...