Starting Feb. 14, crews slowly transported a massive turbine runner assembly to Allentown-based PPL Corp.’s power plant expansion project at Holtwood Dam. The runner assembly started at York County-based manufacturer Voith Hydro Inc. and crossed into Lancaster County near the hydroelectric power facility on Feb. 17.
Lancaster County-based Kline’s Services Inc. is in the midst of a multiyear initiative to transform the grease and other wastes it picks up from clients into energy sources and fertilizers. Members of The Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry recently got a behind-the-scenes look at its East Hempfield Township site.
Mark Pergolese, general manager, York Waste Disposal, a division of Arizona-based Republic Services Inc. discusses the York County waste management company’s recent addition of 65 compressed natural gas-powered collections vehicles to its fleet.
Shipley Energy, part of York-based Shipley Group, recently began operating on a consolidated campus by renovating a site behind its building on Norway Street in York. The company dates to the late 1920s and has added new energy service lines over the years. The lines include residential electricity this year.
Bob Whalen, president of Harrisburg-based H.B. McClure Co., spoke with the Business Journal about the mechanical firm’s revenue growth, recent projects, including the Procter & Gamble Co. facility near Shippensburg, and the company’s latest acquisition of IT Landes in Montgomery County. The IT Landes deal significantly increases the company’s geographic reach into the Philadelphia area and should be a vehicle for long-term revenue growth.