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Hernando County, LF Operations Building, Gets A Facelift
The exterior of the new Operations Building...

Hernando County, LF Operations Building, Gets A Facelift The exterior of the new Operations Building...

Hernando County, LF Operations Building, Gets A Facelift The exterior of the new Operations Building at the Hernando County NW Landfill is getting is final touches. The building is in the process of getting a Sto Corp stucco system - which is more powerful than conventional stucco - and a Stolit Lotusan finish. The finish coat a ready-mixed exterior textured finish that mimics the self-cleaning...

COMANCO Wishes Dave Sichtermann the Very Best in his Retirement
Yesterday, COMANCO recognized Dave Sichtermann...

COMANCO Wishes Dave Sichtermann the Very Best in his Retirement Yesterday, COMANCO recognized Dave Sichtermann...

COMANCO Wishes Dave Sichtermann the Very Best in his Retirement Yesterday, COMANCO recognized Dave Sichtermann with a surprise party to celebrate his upcoming retirement. Dave has been with COMANCO for over seven years as one of our dedicated Equipment Technicians. Dave's knowledge and skill set were instrumental in the 'research and development' of the equipment used in our industry. His dedic...

COMANCO Begins Cell Expansion In East Texas
COMANCO has started the liner installation of a new landfill...

COMANCO Begins Cell Expansion In East Texas COMANCO has started the liner installation of a new landfill...

COMANCO Begins Cell Expansion In East Texas COMANCO has started the liner installation of a new landfill expansion in eastern Texas. The crew, led by Foreman Jorge Gomez, started the project with our morning safety talk and stretching exercises, before beginning deployment of the 60mil HDPE primary liner layer. The cell expansion is approx 2.5 acres in size and is a two layer system, consisting...

Filter Piping Project Underway for COMANCO
COMANCO is currently working on a sand filter piping project...

Filter Piping Project Underway for COMANCO COMANCO is currently working on a sand filter piping project...

Filter Piping Project Underway for COMANCO COMANCO is currently working on a sand filter piping project for a Central Florida chemical company. Superintendent Tommy Terry along with Foreman Gerardo Ruiz are leading the crew on this project. COMANCO’s scope of work for this project will entail excavating the sand tailings area and installing approximately 4,420LF of 36” HDPE corrugated pipe ...

COMANCO Crew Earns Safety Cards in Pocatello Idaho
Last week Safety Officer Carlos Tyson traveled to...

COMANCO Crew Earns Safety Cards in Pocatello Idaho Last week Safety Officer Carlos Tyson traveled to...

COMANCO Crew Earns Safety Cards in Pocatello Idaho Last week Safety Officer Carlos Tyson traveled to Southeast Idaho to visit Superintendent Martin Calderon and his crew to present Safety Cards for the second quarter. The crew was very appreciative of Carlos traveling all the way from Florida to recognize their efforts to work safely. Thank you to Martin and his crew for not only working safely...

Landfill Well Pipe and Liner Repairs
COMANCO was recently hired to perform some well pipe and liner ...

Landfill Well Pipe and Liner Repairs COMANCO was recently hired to perform some well pipe and liner ...

Landfill Well Pipe and Liner Repairs COMANCO was recently hired to perform some well pipe and liner repairs at a closed landfill in Florida. The work consisted of excavating around 3 well heads to find liner and/or pipe damage, then make the necessary repairs and backfill at completion. The crew made all 3 repairs and QC tested prior to backfilling. The team utilized a non-woven textile to plac...

COMANCO Provides FL Phosphate Basic Training For 8 New Employees
COMANCO continues with the scheduled...

COMANCO Provides FL Phosphate Basic Training For 8 New Employees COMANCO continues with the scheduled...

COMANCO Provides FL Phosphate Basic Training For 8 New Employees COMANCO continues with the scheduled safety training plan for all employees. We are proud to send eight more new employees for their FL Phosphate Basic Training Class this week. The class was hosted by Safety Solutions & Supply located in Mulberry, FL, where they received their training certificates after the 2-day course. Complet...

Daily Tailgate Meetings - Toolbox Talks - Safety Huddle Meetings - What is it all About?
The daily c...

Daily Tailgate Meetings - Toolbox Talks - Safety Huddle Meetings - What is it all About? The daily c...

Daily Tailgate Meetings - Toolbox Talks - Safety Huddle Meetings - What is it all About? The daily construction meeting has been called a lot of names, such as Daily Tailgate Meetings, Toolbox Talks, Safety Huddle Meetings, Safety Circle Meeting and many more names. We at COMANCO referred to them as the daily tailgate meeting. Daily tailgate meetings are beneficial to COMANCO by providing the o...

COMANCO Live From the Field: Petroleum Terminal Pipe Remediation Project in Florida
COMANCO Supervisor...

COMANCO Live From the Field: Petroleum Terminal Pipe Remediation Project in Florida COMANCO Supervisor...

COMANCO Live From the Field: Petroleum Terminal Pipe Remediation Project in Florida COMANCO Supervisor Tommy Terry is working with QC Engineer Evan Bao as they setup the GPS for the installation of the backfill grades! Evan can be seen in this picture wearing the required FRC’s (fire resistant clothing) which is required in a petroleum terminal. SAFETY ★ QUALITY ★ SERVICE #COMANCO #Petrol...

COMANCO Completes Chemical Waste Storage Ponds (Known as Sandbeds)
COMANCO recently completed 57,084sf...

COMANCO Completes Chemical Waste Storage Ponds (Known as Sandbeds) COMANCO recently completed 57,084sf...

COMANCO Completes Chemical Waste Storage Ponds (Known as Sandbeds) COMANCO recently completed 57,084sf of Chemical Waste Storage Ponds in South Carolina. The ponds were lined with a Geomembrane 60 mil Texture HDPE Liner. COMANCO finished both ponds in 12 hours with a crew of 9 personnel and never sacrificed safety or quality. This included installing the liner and surveying with GPS equipment t...

2018 Employee Professional Development Kicks Off with FMI Project Manager Academy
Last week, three of...

2018 Employee Professional Development Kicks Off with FMI Project Manager Academy Last week, three of...

2018 Employee Professional Development Kicks Off with FMI Project Manager Academy Last week, three of COMANCO's Project Managers attended FMI's Project Manager Academy at the Wyndham Orlando Resort International in Orlando, FL. This 4-day training program was a tough, no-nonsense, total immersion into the business of construction. The end goal is that participants leave the Project Manager Acad...

Heavy Mobile Equipment Training At COMANCO
COMANCO’s dedication to training and safety programs continues...

Heavy Mobile Equipment Training At COMANCO COMANCO’s dedication to training and safety programs continues...

Heavy Mobile Equipment Training At COMANCO COMANCO’s dedication to training and safety programs continues! Last week, twenty Heavy Equipment Operators attended a heavy mobile equipment training class that focused on the following types of equipment: Dozer, Loader, Skid Steer, Mini Excavator, and Forklift. The training began in the classroom where instructors reviewed all applicable safety rul...