Archive for 2012

IES Moves into New Headquarters and Opens West Coast Office

  Baton Rouge, Louisiana – December 15, 2012 — Industrial Emergency Services, LLC (“IES”) ( announced this week that the company has completed its move to a new headquarters facility in Baton Rouge and has opened its first West Coast office. The Baton Rouge move combines IES’s executive and administrative office and its local operational facility, putting all functionality under one roof for the first time. “Our co-op staff previously served approximately 10 major petrochemical and chemical firms in the Baton Rouge area with training, inspection, rescue standby and emergency response services,” said President Gracia Rosslow. “With the significant growth…


Industrial Emergency Services (IES) Receives Investment, Plans for Continued Growth

Baton Rouge, Louisiana – July 13, 2012 — Industrial Emergency Services, LLC (“IES”) announced this week that it has received a significant investment that will position the company for continued growth in the industrial safety services market. IES is a leading provider of in-plant emergency response and industrial fire brigade services, emergency preparedness planning, plant turnaround safety support services, safety training, and pipeline safety services. The company has been providing its services domestically and abroad over a 13 year history for blue chip industrial customers in the refining, chemical processing, energy transportation, automotive and food processing industries. In the transaction, private equity investors Aureus Capital,…


IES Responds to Three Storage Tank Emergencies in Seven Days

Baton Rouge, LA — In a seven day period this June, IES responded to and managed three major events for industrial customers in Louisiana. On the evening of June 7th, IES was called out to a major industrial fire at Rain CII, where a wooden roof covering a large amount of calcined coke was ignited by lightning, collapsed and caught the coke on fire, which then burned at up to 1,200 degrees Farenheit. IES personnel were onsite that night, fighting the fire in cooperation with other responders with an IES quick attack unit, foam, rescue and command trailer and then providing around-the-clock…


IES Expands Commitment to West Coast Industrial Emergency Response Needs

Baton Rouge, LA — Industrial Emergency Services, LLC announced today that it has increased its commitment to serving the West Coast of the United States. The company has initiated registrations and permitting to allow it to undertake for existing and new customers the same emergency response and related safety services that it currently provides in the Mid Continent Region of the U.S. and on the East Coast. The Company also added industry veteran Tom Henning as West Coast Operations Manager. Tom has over 30 years of emergency management and fire protection engineering experience. He has worked for companies such as…

Page 1 of 1