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North Wind Forms Construction Company

Oct 13, 2011

North Wind Group, one of the nation’s leading small businesses, has launched a new subsidiary, North Wind Construction Services, LLC. Based in northern Idaho, the new company provides heavy civil construction services with an emphasis on environmental remediation and reclamation. A primary focus for the company is providing construction...

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North Wind CEO Provides Keynote at Business Symposium

Oct 6, 2011

Sylvia Medina, North Wind President and CEO, provided the keynote address at the 2011 Working Women’s Business Symposium. Medina discussed her path to business success, highlighting the importance of family, education, mentors and commitment, and the ability to balance all of them. The annual symposium is organized by the...

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Idaho Small Business to Support Silver Valley Cleanup

Aug 30, 2011

Idaho-based North Wind, Inc. was recently selected by the Coeur d’Alene Trust to provide design and engineering services for environmental cleanup actions in the Upper Basin of the Coeur d’Alene River in North Idaho. Three companies – North Wind, CDM and HDR – were selected from a large field...

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North Wind Recognized Nationally

Aug 25, 2011

North Wind Group was recently recognized in two national publications: Engineering News Record (ENR) and Inc. magazine. ENR named North Wind as a top environmental firm, ranking the company at Number 90 in its annual list of the 200 top environmental firms. This is the third consecutive year that...

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Recovery Act Milestone: Lab Completes Groundwater Monitoring Wells

Oct 26, 2010

Cost efficiencies will help pay for additional work LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico, October 26, 2010— Los Alamos National Laboratory today announced it has completed installation of 16 new groundwater monitoring wells paid for by funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Cost efficiencies are allowing the Lab...

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North Wind, Inc Team Participates in the 2010 Bataan Death March

May 17, 2010

For a 6th consecutive year, North Wind, Inc., a CIRI Company, was a primary sponsor and participated with a team in the 21st annual Bataan Memorial Death March. The resounding boom of cannon fire broke the sound of thousands of participants talking as they waited in anticipation for the...

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North Wind Highlighted in Reflections 2009 (Washington Closure Hanford)

Apr 29, 2010

618-10 Burial Ground Employees from Washington Closure subcontractor North Wind, Inc. began driving cone penetrometers into a series of trenches and adjacent to vertical pipe unit at the 618-10 Burial Ground, the most complex burial ground Washington Closure has addressed to date. During the mid-1950s and early 1960s, Hanford...

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North Wind Led Team Receives Contract for Environmental Remediation Services

Apr 15, 2010

April 15, 2010. North Wind, Inc., an Idaho Falls based environmental services firm, announced that it was one of five companies awarded contracts to perform Environmental Remediation Services for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The contract features a wide range of environmental services at various known or suspected...

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Idaho Falls Businesswoman Supports the Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women Through $15,000 Sponsorship

Mar 30, 2010

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – MARCH 16, 2010 The Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women has announced the addition of Sylvia Medina, president and founder of North Wind, Inc., to its ambassador sponsorship level with a donation of $15,000. “Sylvia’s one of the most dynamic businesswomen I’ve ever met,” said...

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