In The News

Roy McKinney Named President of NW-P

Jan 23, 2017

Roy McKinney, PG, PMP, has been named the general manager and president of the new North Wind company, Portage, Inc. Previously with Portage, Mr. McKinney brings more than 36 years of experience working in this industry with more than 20 years of experience at the senior management level directing...

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North Wind Group Acquires Portage, Inc. – Previously Competing Companies Join Forces  

Jan 20, 2017

  Idaho Falls, Idaho – North Wind Group announced today that it acquired Portage, Inc. (Portage) and all of its subsidiaries in a complete stock purchase. Portage will be integrated into North Wind Group as one of its eight subsidiaries, and will be recertified as a small disadvantaged business...

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TWPC North Wind Solutions Exceeds Milestone

Dec 8, 2016

The Transuranic (TRU) Waste Processing Center (TWPC) North Wind Solutions (NWSol) team has exceeded the processing milestones for the first Contract Year (ended October 26) for both contact handled TRU (CH-TRU) and remote handled TRU (RH-TRU) waste. For the first contract year, the NWSol team processed 117.5% of its...

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North Wind Welcomes Joe Wood – 30-year Industry Veteran Joins North Wind Group

North Wind Group is pleased to announce that Joe Wood, CHMM, PE, PMP has joined North Wind in the Knoxville, TN office as the Deputy Regional Manager for the Eastern Region. “We are thrilled to have Joe join our team,” said Jeff Scott, Eastern Regional Manager. “Joe brings a...

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NWCS Awarded Demolition Project at Santa Susana Field Laboratory

Oct 18, 2016

Idaho Falls, Idaho –North Wind Group is pleased to announce that North Wind Construction Services, LLC (NWCS) was awarded a task order from the Department of the Army Huntsville Center, Corps of Engineers supporting the Pacific Region Facilities Reduction Program (FRP). NWCS will perform phase two removal of facilities...

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Project Update: NWCS Warm Springs Creek Reclamation

Oct 10, 2016

North Wind Construction Services, LLC (NWCS) is performing the Warm Springs Creek Reclamation project for the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service Northern region. Awarded in late June 2016, the project team is performing phase two, of a two-phased project including the removal of tailings along the Middle...

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North Wind Services Receives Kudos

Sep 1, 2016

In late August of 2016, the Idaho National Lab (INL) featured a successful project completion on their internal website, called the INL Nucleus. The article entitled, “Team Completes Vital MFC Firewater Replacement Tank and Pump House Project,” recognizes the collaborative team effort to complete the $9 million infrastructure project...

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NWCS Awarded DDR BOA at ORNL

Aug 22, 2016

Idaho Falls, Idaho –North Wind Group is pleased to announce that North Wind Construction Services(NWCS) was awarded the Miscellaneous Dismantling, Demolition and Removal (DDR) basic ordering agreement (BOA) contract from UT-Battelle for work at the at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Oak Ridge, TN. “NWCS offers a...

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North Wind Group Jumps up 15 Spots on the ENR Top 200 Environmental Firms List

Aug 11, 2016

North Wind Group moves up to #94 on the Environmental News Record (ENR) Top 200 Environmental Firms list. ENR annually ranks the top environmental services firms based on the % of 2015 gross revenue for environmental services. “Moving up the ranking demonstrates the growth happening within North Wind,” said...

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15th Annual Sherwood Golf Tournament Raises More Than $13k

Aug 10, 2016

Idaho Falls, Idaho – North Wind Group is pleased to announce the 15th Annual Tom Sherwood Memorial Golf Tournament event was another huge success raising $13,200 for the Idaho State University scholarship endowment fund. The event was held July 22 at Sage Lakes Golf Course in Idaho Falls. “North...

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