Valicor® Environmental Services LLC, formerly United Waste Water Services LLC

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  • Water glycol recovery saves over $20,000

    Water glycol recovery saves over $20,000

    The Problem: At a mid-Michigan automotive supplier, a shutdown was imminent. Accidental cross-contamination between fire-resistant and oil-based hydraulic fluids in a bulk tank left the plant vulnerable to fire. If plant employees topped off or ...

  • Engine manufacturer saves $200,000 per year

    Engine manufacturer saves $200,000 per year

    The Problem: A “Big 3” engine manufacturer was dumping their 140,000 gallon central coolant system over shutdown every year. As oil contamination, metal fines, and aluminum soaps built up in the fluid, plant engineers noticed that ...

  • Offsite quench oil reclamation program saves $200,000 annually

    Offsite quench oil reclamation program saves $200,000 annually

    The Problem: A diesel engine manufacturer was looking for an alternative solution to installing and operating an onsite waste water treatment plant. The waste treatment plant was going to be necessary to deal with the increasing oily waste water ...

  • Mobile service saves $46,700 in metalworking fluid system

    Mobile service saves $46,700 in metalworking fluid system

    The Problem: An engine manufacturer had been having trouble with tool life, filtration performance and oil misting. To remedy the problem, the central system was partially discarded and replaced on a routine basis. The systems ranged in size from ...

  • Fluid control saves $1 million at automotive supplier

    Fluid control saves $1 million at automotive supplier

    The Problem: A Michigan wheel manufacturer was facing numerous problems associated with the quality and maintenance of their coolant and cleaners. These problems included downtime quality control rejections due to corrosion of parts, pumps clogging ...

  • Metalworking reclaim saves $400,000 annually

    Metalworking reclaim saves $400,000 annually

    The Problem: A Detroit, MI based transmission component supplier was using an extremely large amount of metalworking concentrate. The supplier had 48 independent cutting machines, with a total sump capacity of approximately 13,000 gallons. For ...

  • Engine manufacturer saves $45,000

    Engine manufacturer saves $45,000

    The Problem: An engine manufacturer was faced with costly lost production in their 10,000gallon central honing oil system. The central system had been contaminated with 1500 gallons of water. The oil supplier’s lead-time for replacing the oil ...

  • Modular service averts a shutdown

    Modular service averts a shutdown

    The Problem: A 35,000-gallon system was filled with a soluble oil. Rapid indexing of central filtration system began, and machining problems began to develop. Oversized parts began to be produced. The plant CMP called in SRS to see if the system ...

  • Steel coating mill saves $450k. with fluid purification program

    Steel coating mill saves $450k. with fluid purification program

    The Problem: A leading manufacturer of electro-galvanized and aluminized steel coil products, used as body panels in the automotive industry, was experiencing quality defect issues due to residual surface oil left on the parts after cleaning ...