How Do NCIS Agent Gibbs’ Rules Apply to Secondary Containment?

NCIS is arguably one of America’s favorite television shows, and currently the most-watched drama on CBS. The show, originally a spin-off from JAG, focuses on the criminal investigations conducted by a team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, who follow the lead of Supervisory Special Agent Leroy Gibbs, excellently portrayed by the […]

Not All Secondary Containment Is Created Equal: Tricks and Treats of Leaving a Smaller Footprint

Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of posts discussing all of the various secondary containment solutions available, subsequent tradeoffs and/or maintenance associated with each, and how C.I.Agent Solutions offerings can enhance the different containment systems. Today’s post focuses on containment solutions with a small environmental footprint. Check out previous posts about composite […]

Not All Secondary Containment Is Created Equal: The Burdens of Earthen Berms

Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of posts discussing all of the various secondary containment solutions available, subsequent tradeoffs and/or maintenance associated with each, and how C.I.Agent Solutions offerings can enhance the different containment systems. Today’s post focuses on natural containment solutions, such as earthen berms. Read the first post on composite […]

Not All Secondary Containment Is Created Equal: Pros & Cons of Concrete Containment

Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of posts discussing all of the various secondary containment solutions available, subsequent tradeoffs and/or maintenance associated with each, and how C.I.Agent Solutions offerings can enhance the different containment systems. Today’s post focuses on concrete containment. Read the first post on composite walls here.   Modern man […]

Not All Secondary Containment Is Created Equal: Aesthetically-Pleasing Composite Walls

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of posts discussing all of the various secondary containment solutions available, subsequent tradeoffs and/or maintenance associated with each, and how C.I.Agent Solutions offerings can enhance the different containment systems.   Utilities have many options for secondary containment solutions, but not all containment is created equal! You’ll […]

C.I.Agent Solutions Launches New Blog

Do any of the following describe the secondary containment capabilities of your substation? Cracked concrete vaults. Murky pools of oil, sheen and debris. Silt, dirt and trash build-ups when pumping out water. All secondary containment is not created equal, and sometimes complying with regulations causes more headaches than anticipated. Never fear, that’s why C.I.Agent Solutions […]

Secondary Containment in the Utility Industry

C.I.Agent® polymer technology simplifies your SPCC plans for secondary containment. It is environmentally friendly, meets EPA SPCC requirements and is listed on EPA’s National Contingency Plan Product Schedule. C.I.Agent technology is ideal for new or retrofitted substations and other facilities. The C.I.Agent Barrier Boom for secondary containment allows water to pass, but prevents oil from […]