Emergency Spill Response

On land or water, oil or haz-mat spill, Garner Environmental responds to any type of environmentally threatening accident…

Professional Personnel

To ensure a safe, effective, and regulatory compliant response, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Garner employs fully certified, extensively trained, and vastly experienced personnel. Each response team member is outfitted with state-of-the-art equipment and instrumentation.

A Solid Reputation

With over twenty-five years of experience, Garner is very familiar with the regulatory agencies that write and enforce these laws. Subsequently, Garner understands all of the issues involved when responding to an environmental emergency. Garner’s professional reputation has earned respect from agencies such as:

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency
  • Texas Commission of Environmental Quality
  • Texas Parks & Wildlife
  • Texas Department of Transportation
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • Texas General Land Office
  • United States Coast Guard
  • Louisiana State Police
  • Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
  • Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinator’s Office
  • Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality
  • United States Wildlife and Fisheries
  • Florida Department of Environmental Protection
  • New York State Emergency Management

Extensive Knowledge

Understanding the codes and regulations, recognizing their implementation, and meeting their criteria is paramount when responding to an environmental emergency. Garner’s knowledge and expertise in this area greatly benefits its clients.

Emergency Response Services Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • Oil and Hazardous Materials Spills
  • Truck Roll-Overs/Transfers
  • Railcar Derailments
  • Acid Spills
  • Confined Space Rescue
  • Biohazard Containment and Cleanup
  • Disaster Response
  • Barge & Ships Leaks
  • Fuel Spills
  • Industrial Plant Emergencies
  • Air Quality Monitoring

Oil Spills

Garner Environmental Services has been responding to oil spills since 1981. Highly trained and motivated response personnel are strategically located to meet demanding time lines to an emergency.

From locations as remote as in the swamps of Louisiana to 16,000 feet in the Andes Mountains of Bolivia, Garner has always provided it’s customers with the most professional staff, the finest equipment and state of the art technology.

Garner’s commitment to continuous training of all personnel as well as investing in equipment and technology is cause for the title The Emergency Response Company.

Garner maintains the largest full time staff of emergency responders in the industry. Every location has a full time staff on call at all times and a complete compliment of equipment to expedite your emergency needs.


Whether on land or water, Garner has been the preferred responder for pipeline, marine and transportation companies for over 30 years. Safety is of paramount importance at Garner therefore, full time safety personnel respond to each spill.

The exceptional safety record at Garner is no accident but the result of a commitment to our fellow workers’ personal well being and to their families. This commitment has resulted in Garner having one of the lowest injury and accident rates in the industry.

Garner is fully certified by the United States Coast Guard as an Oil Spill Response Organization (OSRO). Years of experience with oil spills has given Garner close and mutually respective working relationships with both federal and state regulatory agencies throughout the United States and Latin America.

When a spill occurs, call The Emergency Response Company, Garner Environmental Services.

Hazmat Spills

Garner Environmental Services had earned the respect of customers in Oil Spill Response, so it was quite natural for these customers to begin urging Garner to bring the same professionalism to Hazardous Materials Response.

Garner brought to the challenge the commitment of resources and personnel that has been the hallmark of its success. The results are that for the past decade Garner has been recognized as the premier Hazardous Materials Response Company in the United States and Latin America. Garner has, at each strategically located office, highly trained Hazardous Materials Supervisors and Technicians fully equipped with cutting edge equipment to respond at all times to any conceivable emergency.

Experience and continuous training of dedicated personnel are keys to Garner being the industry leader in Hazardous Materials Response. Exceeding expectations at every incident Garner personnel are qualified by regulatory standards in safety, air monitoring, rescue, and a multitude of other disciplines to assure our customers that the safest, most efficient team of professionals are on the job.

Contact Garner and find out what Fortune 500 Companies have known for years. Garner Environmental Services is The Emergency Response Company.

Document Downloads

Any question regarding these documents, please send an e-mail to:

Corporate Sales

Mikie Sopczak
VP of Operations, EH&S, Training & Security

Pre Qualification Form

To be requested via e-mail to:
Mikie Sopczak
VP of Operations, EH&S, Training & Security

Domestic Response Rate Schedule
Mikie Sopczak
VP of Operations, EH&S, Training & Security

OSRO Classification Guide

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Response Equipment List 2017

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