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HEPACO At A Glance

Lines of Business: Emergency/Disaster Response, Industrial Services, Remediation, Abatement, Maritime Services, and Wastewater Treatment.

Headquarters: Charlotte, N.C.

Number of employees: Approximately 420.

Office locations: Roanoke, Norfolk, Richmond, and Fredericksburg, Virginia; Atlanta, Savannah, and Augusta, Georgia; Memphis, Blountville, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, Tennessee; Charlotte, Raleigh, Wilmington and Morehead City, North Carolina; Charleston and Greenville, South Carolina; Baltimore, Maryland; Philadelphia, Bethlehem, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Albany, New York; and Birmingham and Theodore, Alabama; Jacksonville and Tampa, Florida; Hagerstown, Maryland; Cleveland, Ohio.

Major clients/projects: HEPACO has provided emergency response services to disasters that received national attention. HEPACO works with many well-known corporations in the transportation, oil/petroleum, specialty chemicals, communications, energy, manufacturing, institutional, and governmental segments.

Founded: 1984


President and CEO: Kenneth L. Smith
Chief Financial Officer: D. Brett Ellis
Vice President, Operations: Robert W. May
Vice President, Business Development: T. Joseph Opatkiewicz
Vice President, Health & Safety: Mike Folan, CIH, CHMM

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