MKB Company Presentation

Report
Sediment Control with
Diamond Sock
Who is MKB
• Formed in 2011
• 13 Employees
• Manufactured with our own
Fabric – Diamond Sock
• Centered in State College PA
– Marcellus Opportunity
• Expanded to Manufacturing in
– Pittsburgh, Columbus OH and
Southington CT
• Shipped over 900 miles of
Palletized Compost Filter Sock
to date
MBK Company Focus
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High Quality Products
Sell Only Through Distribution
Localized Manufacturing Model
In House Logistics
MKB Growth Impact
• MKB Directly Employs 13
• Contract Manufacturer – 13
• Suppliers to MKB in Pennsylvania
– Mulch Manufacturers
– Wooden Stake Manufacturers
– Equipment Suppliers
– Logistics Companies
• Distributors of Diamond Sock
MKB Company Growth
• Revenues increased 300% in 3
years
• Shipping to 23 States
• Expanding outside of Oil and
Gas
• Follow the Adoption of
Compost Filter Sock
• Currently talking with potential
contract manufacturers in
multiple states
What is Compost Filter
Sock?
A mesh tube filled with ground up aged
hardwood. It’s an all natural product that
filters muddy and/or polluted water.
Why Compost Filter Sock
Works
• Slows the silt laden
water
• Filters
• All Natural Filter
• Aged Media
• Simple to install –
hard to get it wrong
Where Compost Filter Sock
Works
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Pipelines
Well Pads
Home Development
Cell Tower Construction
Power Line Upgrades
Site Development
Highway Improvements
Anywhere the soil is turned
Lakawanna Project
Regulatory Standing
• Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Development
– “COMPOST FILTER SOCK - Sediment Removal
Efficiency: HIGH. This device is an ABACT for HQ
and EV watersheds.“ PA DEP Manual Technical Guidance
Number 363-2134-008 – March 2012 – pg. 62
– “SILT FENCE (FILTER FABRIC FENCE) - Sediment
Removal Efficiency: LOW. This device is not an
ABACT for special protection watersheds.“ PA DEP
Manual Technical Guidance Number 363-2134-008 – March 2012 – pg.
75
Silt Fence Limitations
How is Compost Filter
Sock Used
Installation Methods
Blower Trucks and Track
Blowers
• Remote Locations
• Large diameter compost filter
sock
• Difficult Installations
Installation from Pallets
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Simple Scheduling
Installed when its needed
No staging yard needed
Installed in phases as the
project develops
Simple To Install – Simple to Remove
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Lay it down
Stake it in
Cut it open
Remove the fabric
Completely Reliable
Winter Installation
Summer Sediment
Benefits of Pallets
• Faster – Pallet installation
can be quicker than installed
• Schedule – Palletized can be
laid down when convenient
for the contractor – not the
installer
• Simplicity – Palletized
installation is simple without
soil disturbance or heavy
equipment
• Maintenance – If a section is
damaged extra pallets allow
for instant replacement
MKB – PA – Marcellus
• MKB Company formed because of the
Marcellus shale development
• Long term opportunities outside of oil and gas
present a stable long term growth path
• High quality hard woods and highway access
to the east coast a significant benefit to being
based in Pennsylvania
• PA DEP – Foresight to protect Pennsylvania
waterways with new technologies
Jim Carlin
[email protected]
412-607-5847

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