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BLASTCO INC./BLASTCO TEXAS | COVER STORY

Blasting
Masters
Blastco Texas' highly trained staff and other resources make it a
leader in steel tank blasting and coating in its region. BY JIM HARRIS

Fall 2015

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Downey, Calif.; Houston

"Our experience
working on complex
projects, equipment
and experienced staff
set us apart from our
main competitors."
// STEVE WISSING, GENERAL MANAGER, BLASTCO TEXAS

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ne of Texas' most successful coating and blasting
companies is entering new
markets while expanding its
physical footprint. Blastco
Texas Inc., a company of the TF Warren
Group, later this year will relocate its
operations to Channelview, Texas, with
the intention of eventually opening a
dedicated paint and blasting shop.
The company's current head-

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quarters in Houston features storage
space for field equipment as well as
sales and administrative offices. Abrasive blasting, welding, coating and lead
abatement activities are performed
on-site for clients including municipalities that retain the company to work
on steel structures. The majority of
Blastco Texas' projects involve work
on ground and elevated water tanks.
"Our main market is water; tanks are

our bread and butter," General Manager Steve Wissing says. "If we have,
say, 25 projects underway, 20 of those
are probably water tanks." Regular
municipal clients include the cities of
Houston and Austin.
In addition to water tanks, Blastco
Texas performs projects in conjunction with sibling company Tarsco for
the oil and gas markets. Tarsco engineers, fabricates, constructs, repairs
and maintains petroleum, natural gas
and other storage tanks. The two companies will share the new 15-acre space
in Channelview, Wissing notes.
Blastco Texas originated as a local office of Blastco Inc., a Brantford, Ontario-based coating and blasting provider
founded by TF Warren Group Owner
and CEO Terry Warren more than
PROFILE

Blastco Inc./Blastco Texas
www.blastco-inc.com, www.blastco-texas.com
Headquarters: Downey, Calif.; Houston
Specialty: Steel structure coating


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