• City of Melrose Soil Remediation

    The following summary describes a recent project that CommTank completed for the City of Melrose. The work involved an emergency spill response to an oil spill and soil remediation of contaminated areas. A recent flash flood event caused water to rise in the basement of the West Side Fire Station. The rising water overturned an unsecured drum of us....

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  • Health and Educational Services

    CommTank was hired to remove a 1,000-gallon underground storage tank (UST) containing fuel oil from the property of Health and Educational Services in Salem Mass. During the removal process it was discovered that the tank had been leaking while in operation. In order to evaluate the subsurface conditions in the area of the former UST, the LSP recom....

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  • Green Cab Company UST Leak Remediation

    CommTank removed two underground storage tanks (USTs), and five underground lift pistons at the Green Cab Company in Somerville Ma. The first UST is a 1,000-gallon #2 fuel oil storage tank and the other a 275-gallon waste oil tank.The hydraulic tank for the lift pistons contained approximately 50-gallons of hydraulic fluid. CommTank also provided r....

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  • Ralph Realty UST Remediation

    CommTank was retained by the property owner to install a new gasoline UST and retrofit several existing USTs as part of a station rebuild/renovation project at 733 South Main Street. During excavation operations to install a new canopy that is adjacent to the area of new and retrofitted USTs on November 9, 2016, CommTank discovered an abandoned 1,0....

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