Taplin Group can provide specialized disaster relief services for hurricane, flood, and other natural emergencies.  With locations in Texas, North Carolina, and Michigan; we can mobilize a professional crew to provide environmental services for initial cleanup or longer-term cleanup services for recovery and post-disaster management.

Our services include:

  • Debris removal
  • Oil spill response
  • Sewer cleaning and televising
  • Asbestos abatement
  • Industrial cleaning
  • Management of contaminated liquids including recovery and transportation

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Served as first responder for oily sediment removal activities following a 819,000-gallon crude oil spill, which was the largest inland oil spill in U.S. history.  Mobilized to the site within 40-minutes of notification, deployed 20 interstate vacuum trucks and thousands of feet of oil boom, and at maximum operations had over 300 onsite personnel. 

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Provided emergency response services to following one of the largest multi-vehicle pileups in Michigan history involving 193 vehicles.  The major interstate highway i94 was closed for 2 days in both directions.  Crews operated 24/7 in Level B PPE in -20-degree weather and completed the project with zero safety incidents.



Over $10 million in heavy equipment

  • Excavators
  • Tanker
  • Custom-designed large diameter sewer cleaning units
  • Vactor combo units
  • Tractor trucks
  • CCTV units
  • Dozers
  • Loaders
  • Trailers
  • Guzzlers
  • Frac tanks


Contact:  Steve B. Taplin / President       Phone: 269-375-9595          Email:  SteveBTaplin@TaplinHoldings.com