TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quala, North America's leader in intermediate bulk container [IBC] cleaning and bulk transportation services as well as comprehensive sustainable container solutions, announced today they broke ground for their new state-of-the-art facility in Savannah, Georgia on October 15th, 2014.
“We are excited to enter the Savannah market and service the growing needs of our transportation customers across Savannah with broad array of necessary and safe transportation and container support services,” said Terry O’Brien, President of Quala.
Quala is a privately owned company, providing sustainable container solutions, including industrial cleaning, maintenance and repair services to the chemical, oil & gas, transportation, food & beverage, automotive and environmental services industries.
O’Brien continued: “The design of the new facility will enable Quala to offer multiple tank trailer and ISO container services, including chemical and food grade cleaning capabilities, maintenance, repairs and inspections to name a few. Along with our many capabilities, we will also be offering first class office space and driver amenities.”
This landmark achievement represents a bold new direction for the Company, and allows Quala to exhibit its strengths as North America’s industry leader with continued expansion beyond tank wash capabilities, while expanding into new offerings for the bulk transportation industry.
Opening March, 2015, Quala’s new facility will cover over 9.5 acres and have a modern 36,290 sq. ft. building housing the following:
- 4 modern maintenance bays
- 2 sophisticated food grade bays
- 4 technologically advanced, environmentally sound, chemical cleaning bays
- 6,950 sq. ft. of offices (excluding Quala offices or trucker’s area)
- 2,152 sq. ft. for contemporary trucker’s lounge, break room and rest rooms
O’Brien concluded: “At Quala, we pride ourselves on a relentless commitment to quality, safety and environmental sustainability. Consistent with that commitment is this new facility in Savannah, which will strive to set new standards and best practices for the industry.”
Quala is a privately owned company, providing sustainable container solutions to the chemical, oil & gas, transportation, food & beverage, automotive and environmental services industries. Quala operates in 55+ locations in 26 states and Canada. With almost 60 years experience and over 600 dedicated professionals, Quala is North America's largest independent provider of tank trailer cleaning, ISO container depot services and IBC cleaning, testing and reconditioning services. Quala is a proud member of National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC), National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) and Reusable Industrial Packaging Association (RIPA). (www.quala.us.com).