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Our Members

Our 200 plus members come from a broad spectrum of companies, non-profits and organizations with a common purpose of promoting economic prosperity and environmental sustainability in the area.

Our members represent the diversity of business and industry along the Gulf Coast including:

  • manufacturing
  • shipbuilding
  • engineering
  • construction
  • health care
  • finance
  • personal services and much more.

Member Benefits

As a member of PEP, you will be informed about timely issues affecting the environment and business in the region. You will have an opportunity to network at our regular meetings with plant managers, purchasing and engineering managers of industrial sites in our area. We will also provide you with updates on projects at local industrial sites and information about member companies. And you will receive exclusive advertising options to other members as well as significantly reduced admission costs for our annual Industrial Reverse Trade Show.

Member News

PEP Lunch and Learn: Water Reclamation in Alabama

During a recent Lunch and Learn, PEP Members learned that The Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) has expanded permitting options for the discharge of treated wastewater, opening the door for PEP members to implement innovative ways of reusing this...

Industrial Automation and the Internet of Things

Industrial Automation and the Internet of Things

“Smart” technology has penetrated our daily lives, from household lighting and thermostats to fitness monitors and connected appliances. We have seen the capacity of home automation to save money, conserve energy, and provide unprecedented conveniences through remote...

Tackling Trash with Small Stream Litter Devices

Tackling Trash with Small Stream Litter Devices

Year after year, volunteer crews join forces to cleanup coastal waterways. But those efforts can feel meaningless as stormwater carries fresh litter into previously cleared channels. PEP Member Don Bates, Vice President of Operations at Thompson Engineering, had an...

Litter Getter

Litter Getter Not merely a visual problem, litter poses risks to wildlife and contributes to chemical pollution as degrading plastics and other waste products leach harmful chemicals into the water. Communities, neighborhood organizations and school groups can follow...