Happy Holidays!

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It has been a very busy year, and we look forward to much needed rest while celebrating the holidays with family and friends.  ESI wishes all a wonderful and safe holiday.  May you enjoy this beautiful time of year with family and friends.  We look forward to talking with you on the 27th when our offices …

Thanksgiving and George Washington

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Did you know that George Washington is responsible for our Thanksgiving holiday, through his proclamation issued on October 3rd, 1789?  The original intent of the holiday was to “acknowledge the providence of Almighty God” and to give Him thanks for “affording” a form of government for peoples safety and happiness. On this Thanksgiving, let us …

RIP Tony Ung – Missing a colleague and friend!

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Tony’s passing was a shock for the ESI team, friends and family. We mourn with the family while celebrating the legacy that Tony left through his family and lasting memories. Tony’s story as told on this posting on gofundme, is a true American story deserving much admiration. RIP, Tony. You were a helluva a colleague …

22% Decrease in HDPE Resin Prices for Q1 2018

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Average HDPE Resin prices for extrusion sheet fell 22% in Q1 2018, according to Plastic News (PN).  The average price as reported on April 2nd by PN was $0.65/lb versus prices reported at the end of Q4 2017 of $0.84/lb. As previously reported, HDPE resin prices for extrusion sheet increased 21% in calendar year 2017.  …

KNOW SAFETY… NO ACCIDENTS

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ESI’s 15th Annual safety training was a major success! ESI held its annual supervisors meeting the week of February 19th, 2018 at corporate headquarters In Baton Rouge, LA.  The theme of the meeting was “Know Safety…. No Accidents”.  Safety education was again ESI’s main focus this year, as emphasized continually during our classroom sessions, hands-on …

From the ESI family, we wish you a…

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We give thanks for our country, our industry, our customers, our partners, our suppliers, our colleagues, our family and friends. God bless you all this holiday! May you and your families enjoy a peaceful, restful and blessed Thanksgiving.

ESI Celebrates First In-House OSHA Training Class

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David Nolting, ESI’s Corporate Environmental and Safety Manager, recently became an Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer, allowing him to provide in-house training to ESI employees for OSHA-10 and-30 hour construction safety classes. ESI’s first OSHA-10 hour training class was held on October 9th and 10th of this year. David instructed Khao Sackiuai’s crew on the required …

Announcement | A Story of Safety Leadership

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On August 29th, Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) Widows Creek Fossil Plant sponsored a lunch for their workers to commemorate nearly seven years of work without a lost-time incident. This is a remarkable achievement and we congratulate the company and their team for this important milestone. ESI has worked at this site since April 2015, installing geosynthetic liners …

We’ve gone Social! Find us now on Facebook!

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ESI has entered the social zone with a new page on Facebook! Did you know that Facebook has as many subscribers as we the square footage of geosynthetic liner we have installed since our inception? That’s right… 2 BILLION! Facebook’s reach is global and massive – and we’ve taken notice that most of our industry’s …