Pinnacle Environmental Inc., 774 S. 500 West, and one of its subsidiaries, Mountain States Insulation and Supply Co., have opened a new sales and contract administration office in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to serve Idaho customers and expand marketing.

Rex Crossland, chairman and president, estimates the new office will have $2.5 million in revenue in the current fiscal year. He said the expansion has been planned for many months.Officials of Pinnacle, a company that provides industrial asbestos abatement, mechanical and general contracting services, believe there will be a significant amount of asbestos remediation work done in the Idaho Falls area. Close by is the Idaho National Engineering Laboratory, one of the principal atomic energy sites managed by the Department of Energy.

The department has announced a program of asbestos removal and other environmental remediation work at the site in the next 10 years.