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What You Need to Know about Working with a General Contractor

When working with a general contractor, it is crucial to ensure that they have the knowledge and experience in building your wash rack with adequate design layout, flow, and containment. When a general contractor lacks the knowledge and experience you need but then tries to design and build equipment, problems can arise. Problems may include: Wash Rack Design does not […]

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Our Design Phase: It’s All About You

Getting your equipment clean is a black and white directive, but how and where to do that are not always black and white.  Every company, and location, is different.  You have different needs and unique challenges for building a wash bay that works for your company and facility.  It isn’t just about buying the best equipment.  There are many factors and […]

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Stop By Our Booth at the 2017 ILTA Conference in Houston

Stop by our booth at the ILTA Conference in Houston to learn more about how our Portable Wash Pads are providing wastewater solutions. Spray Pressure wash equipment using a hot water, high pressure, industrial grade pressure washer. Catch Our Portable Wash Pad, which includes splash walls for complete containment, catches the water and sends it through our EBS600 Closed Loop […]

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Meet Your Wash Needs and Federal/State/Local Regulations with Your Wastewater Treatment System Design

Regulations and enforcement by local municipalities play an important role when it comes to designing an industrial wash pad and wastewater treatment system. Any obstacles that might need to be overcome regarding your specific needs, wash pad and wastewater pre-treatment parameters need to be taken care of during the Design phase. This includes company-specific discharge policies, as well as any […]

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International Liquid Terminals Association Conference 2017

Industrial Wash Pads Self-contained wash pads can be positioned in a location where no extensive plumbing and construction is needed. Plus, if there’s a chance your business will relocate, the wash pad can be moved on a at bed or trailer without special oversize permits. The Must-Attend Event for the Terminal Industry ILTA offers unparalleled opportunities for terminal operators and vendors alike. Each […]

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Come See Us at the 2017 International Operating Conference

Rental Equipment Evans Equipment and Environmental provides a variety of industrial rental equipment solutions. Whether you need industrial pressure washers or a temporary washing bay, we have equipment rentals to meet your need. The Must-Attend Event for the Terminal Industry ILTA offers unparalleled opportunities for terminal operators and vendors alike. Each year, thousands of terminal industry professionals meet in Houston […]

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Wastewater Treatment Systems: Poly-tank or Aluminum?

When it comes to your wastewater treatment system, it’s important to ensure the design complies with your personal wash rack needs. There are two main types of wastewater treatment systems that our team at Evans Equipment fabricates: Standard Poly-tank and Aluminum. The system fabricated for you will be able to handle your specific requirements. So, what’s the difference? How do […]

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Washing Your Equipment: What You Need to Know

If you were looking at a priority list for “How to Properly Care for Industrial Equipment,” washing your equipment would be at the top. Why? The washing and cleaning of your equipment is required to ensure your equipment’s: Performance Appearance Overall life span If the cleaning process is not done regularly or with attention to detail, the three categories above […]

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3 Factors to Consider When Creating a Custom Wastewater Treatment System

Not all wastewater treatment systems are the same. There are many factors which affect the process of building customized industrial equipment. When water treatment is approached holistically, it ensures that you not only have the correct Water Treatment System, but also the correct pre-treatment components. It is essential for your facility’s needs to be thoroughly understood to avoid inadequate equipment […]

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3 Disadvantages of Not Maintaining Industrial Equipment

Maintaining your industrial equipment may seem like a no-brainer. Of course, you should have routine maintenance done on your equipment. However, you’d be surprised at the high amount of industrial wastewater equipment that goes without routine upkeep. Properly functioning equipment isn’t an indication of not needing maintenance. In fact, Preventative Maintenance service is exactly what is needed to ensure your […]

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The Challenges of Installing Wash Pads in Different Locations of the Country

At Evans Equipment & Environmental, we have experience installing industrial wash equipment and wastewater treatment systems across the United States. Of course, when it comes to installing above-ground wash pads in various locations, there are obstacles you run into, such as weather and freight. Surface Type And, the main challenges we face is related to the surface on which the […]

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No Need For “Hand Washing” Equipment: A Better Solution

We received a phone call from a Houston-based oil drilling service company that began with “we are washing our equipment by hand.”   They knew this was not ideal, but we were able to share with them exactly why: It’s time consuming.  Automating the method of washing equipment would speed up the process immensely. It’s not cost-effective. The amount of time […]

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Custom-Built Equipment Helps You Get the Job Done

If you’re in need of custom-built, specialized equipment, our Fabrication Department can custom-fabricate any equipment in a very cost-effective manner.

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Consulting Services Reduce Your Risk

It is crucial that your wash rack is designed to meet all state and local regulations, as well as the needs of your washing operation. When building your wash rack, there are certain stages in construction that are vital in ensuring the wash rack will function as designed. Whether your wash rack includes… in-ground trench drains, a catch basin, drive-in […]

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The Flexibility of Portable Wash Pads

There are various uses for wash pads to keep your equipment and vehicles clean and serviced while also protecting your facilities and the environment. With the advent of portable wash pads, it is easier than ever to have a self-contained washing location with ease and flexibility. Key Benefits of a Portable Wash Pad There are still times when you would […]

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Old Technology, Effective Solution

Let Evans Equipment help you build your system. It is so important to select the correct type of filtration products, such as multi-media or carbon.

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Poly vs. Aluminum: What Type of Water Treatment Tanks Do You Need?

Whether it’s our standard poly-tank system or our aluminum version, we can build and install your wastewater treatment system to ensure that your washpad remains compliant.

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Aluminum vs. Steel: How To Choose the Right Material

We ensure the right material for the right job. Since Evans Equipment has the capability to fabricate in both aluminum and steel, we have the ability to design and fabricate any product or equipment using the material that best fits the overall need.

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A 3D Drawing is Worth a Thousand Words

We use Solidworks for our 3D drawings in order to provide our customers with a high-quality “rendered” view.

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Does Your Water Stink?

Stinky water? There are two culprits: 1. Odor 2. Water clarity Solutions to Low Water Quality and Bad Odors These two problems can be alleviated with a few simple solutions. An accurately-designed wastewater system – The emanating odor that smells like rotten eggs, generally known as ‘sulfur water,’ is caused by inadequate aeration to oxygenate your water. This prevents your microbes […]

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Maintain Now or Pay More Later

Case Study: Company “X” purchases portable washpad and treatment system for $100K Company “X” decided against a preventative maintenance service Numerous sump pumps and the pressure washer began to fail Company “X” could no longer wash pipe at their facility costing the company $15,000 per day in down time Word about the system malfunction did not reach management until the […]

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Not All Nozzles are Created Equal

Evans Equipment & Environmental understands the importance of using the right nozzle. One of the most common mistakes for industry users of pressure washing equipment is not using the correct nozzle on your pressure washer. Why is it Important to Use the Correct Nozzle? Why is the nozzle so important? It is essential to select the correct nozzle for the […]

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Washing Inside the Box

Evans Equipment & Environmental understands that not all situations are the same when it comes to your industrial pressure washer needs. Maybe you don’t own your location or are planning a move or expansion. Or you could possibly have the need to clean at a remote location out of state or internationally. Or perhaps your washpad needs are temporary and […]

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Wastewater Compliance and Maintenance

At Evans Equipment & Environmental, we understand the maintance on washpad systems can be costly when it comes to meeting compliance standards, so we design our Biological Systems to be a low maintenance solution to recover and recycle wastewater. And even though the system is considered low maintenance, it is vitally important the system is serviced once per month to […]

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Build A New Washpad and Wastewater Treatment System or Upgrade Existing?

Evans Equipment & Environmental has the resources and the knowledge to assist you with the turnkey solutions to satisfy all of your washpad needs – whether you need to build a washpad and wastewater treatment system at your facility from scratch OR whether you have a current system that is no longer adequate and does not meet  your requirements. Build […]

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Effective Washbay Layout

Evans Equipment & Environmental understands what it takes to successfully manufacture and install a washpad and wastewater treatment system. Industries vary greatly when it comes to how water is treated and used. For example, the Oil & Gas industry will have vastly different requirements and needs than, say, the equipment rental industry. Not All Washpad and Wastewater Treatment Systems Are […]

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Wastewater and Secondary Containment: Cost Effective Compliance

Evans Equipment & Environmental understands the importance of containment when it comes to your wastewater and hazardous liquids. Penalties for non-compliance on proper wastewater storage can range from a mere written warning, all the way up to a $25k per day offense. But non-compliance penalties aren’t your only concern. How do you avoid these penalties while still achieving cost-effective solutions […]

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Design That Meets Your Needs and Federal Regulations

Evans Equipment & Environmental understands the role that regulations play when it comes to designing an industrial washpad and wastewater treatment system that will meet your needs. Our fabrication and construction departments work closely with you to determine your needs and any obstacles that might need to be overcome when it comes to your wastewater pre-treatment parameters and your washpad. […]

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Design Your Wastewater Treatment System With Pre-Treatment In Mind

Evans Equipment & Environmental understands water pre-treatment is the cornerstone of effective washpad systems. Whether you need to recycle wash water or discharge cycled water to a public sewer system, the correct pre-treatment design can mean the difference between the efficient operation of your system and unnecessary downtime due to compliance issues and fines.  When you are ready to upgrade, […]

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A Holistic Approach to Wastewater Treatment  

Evans Equipment & Environmental understands the need for a holistic approach to water recycling. When it comes to your wastewater treatment, there needs to be an understanding of your facility’s water quality requirements, water demand and separation expectations. Without a holistic approach, there could be a potential for costly mistakes down the road. Three Factors to Consider When Building A […]

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Meeting The Compliance and Permitting Needs of Your Washpad System

At Evans Equipment & Environmental, we understand that the cost to operate washpads is constantly increasing due to permitting and monitoring requirements on washpad discharges. And, with increased enforcement of the Federal regulations, violations of wastewater discharge could mean potential disaster for a company. But, if you are having issues meeting discharge requirements with your existing washpad, how do you […]

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Build Your Custom Washpad System On Time and On Budget

Evans Equipment & Environmental understands the importance of your wash pad system for your business. Your equipment must be clean and ready to use when your customer needs it. You can’t have your wash rack out of operation for extended periods of time! And, providing your products to your customer at a fair market price, while at the same time […]

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