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  • Offshore vessels pleads guilty to dumping oil on high seas

    Offshore Vessels LLC (OSV) has entered a plea of guilty to knowingly discharging waste oil from one of its vessels, in violation of the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships (APPS), the Justice Department announced on July 30. OSV, based in Louisiana, entered the plea in U.S. District Court in New Orleans. OSV owned and operated the R/V Laurence M. Gould, which is a 2,966 gross ton American-flagged ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Three Mearsk Supply vessels to operate in Brazilian waters

    There’s a lot of hectic activity at our workshop, where we’re finalizing the last of three Sludge Dewatering Separator (SDS), which will be dispatched to Poland where they will be installed in three Mearsk Supply vessels to operate in Brazilian waters. It is no coincidence that Mearsk Supply chooses to mount The SDS in these boats, it costs namely between 500 U.S. $ to 600 US$ per m3 ...


    By Faroe Maritime Technic

  • BEPeterson, Inc. Unveils Filter Pressure Vessel for Rage Bulk Systems

    BEPeterson is pleased to announce the shipment of a Filter Pressure Vessel Assembly for the Rage Bulk Corporation, Doylestown, PA. The filter vessel manufactured to ASME code met the design specifications required for Rage Bulk Corporation and the demands of the oil and gas refinery industry.  BEPeterson supplied a fully assembled and tested main 304L stainless steel filter housing, the ...


    By BEPeterson

  • Below Ground Oily Water Separators

    Below Ground Separators are available in double wall steel, FRP coating, leak monitoring, and cathodic protection offering a 30-year corrosion warranty. Mercer offers a line of below-ground separators of various size and configuration to meet most industrial applications. Standard pre-fabricated separators are available from 50-5,000 gpm. Custom units are available with high flow rates. ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Prem kumar added to EPA fugitive list / defendant failed to surrender after indictment in illegal vessel pollution case

    Prem Kumar, also known as Premakumaran Krishnan, a citizen of India, has been added to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) fugitive list for failing to surrender to federal law enforcement authorities after he was indicted for his role in an illegal ocean-going vessel wastewater discharge case. Illegally discharging wastewater into the ocean threatens aquatic life and can lead ...

  • Mobile Oily Water Separators-Mercer International

    There are several applications where the need for a mobile oil water separation system becomes important. Common applications include when various process and storage tanks are in need of cleaning in the refining industry, or when there is a spill response effort in a tank, sump, or other area with water that needs immediate mobilization. In these cases there is water being used to clean or flush ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Wärtsilä and Aker Solutions to jointly develop cutting edge High Performance Turbine Installation Vessel

    Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade Press release, 29 March at 11 am (EET) Wärtsilä, the marine ...


    By Thomson Reuters

  • Algoma Central Corporation has chosen Wärtsilä to supply complete propulsion systems with integrated scrubbers for six Great Lakes vessels

    Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade & Technical Press release, 25 January 2012, at 11.00 am (EET) The full propulsion system with integrated fresh water scrubber lowers operating costs while reducing the vessel's environmental footprint by allowing owners to use high sulphur fuels in Emission Control Area (ECA) Zones and meet sulphur emissions ...


  • Abanaki Oil Skimmer Belt Goes to Great Lengths to Clean Up Oil

    Abanaki Corporation recently installed a PetroXtractor Oil Skimmer equipped with the longest operating oil skimmer belt at a remote train depot located in Northern British Columbia. The Looped Fuzzy Belt?, which measures over 200 feet in length, drops into a monitoring well to remove ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • EVTN Files Patents for Oil Spill Recovery Technology

    FORTLAUDERDALE, Fla. - Enviro Voraxial Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: EVTN) today announced that the Company recently filed three patents related to oil spill recovery, more specifically its unique Submersible Voraxial® Separator.  The Submersible Voraxial® Separator will be the principal element in EVTN's strategic initiative to penetrate the oil spill recovery market. ...

  • Envirologger chosen for PetroSense oil and fuel detection

    The PetroSense range of sensors from FCI Environmental is now supported by Envirologger. The probes can detect minute traces of hydrocarbons in soil or water and the data is transmitted instantaneously to a central server and relayed to the client on a web site, by email, SMS, file transfer protocol or via site manager software. Applications include process water, wastewater, oil field ...


    By Envirologger Limited

  • Neste Oil's Financial statements for 2009

    Stock Exchange ReleaseNeste Oil Corporation4 February 2010 at 9.00 a.m. (EET)  ...


    By Thomson Reuters

  • Sulzer Strengthens Its Position in the Oil and Gas Market

    Sulzer acquires Advanced Separation Company (ASCOM) B.V., one of the leading providers of oil, water and gas separation equipment as well as ProLabNL B.V., an independent company, which has unique capabilities to test equipment in actual oil field conditions. On September 15, Sulzer agreed to acquire Advanced Separation Company (ASCOM) B.V. and ProLabNL B.V., both located in Arnhem, ...


    By Sulzer

  • Envirologger chosen for PetroSense oil and fuel detection

    The PetroSense range of sensors is now supported by Envirologger, an advanced battery powered datalogger with extensive communications capability, including automatic data transfer to web sites. The probes can detect minute traces of hydrocarbons in soil or water and the data is transmitted instantaneously to a central server and relayed to the client on a web site, by email, SMS, file transfer ...


    By Envirologger Limited

  • Shipwrecks in Kerch Strait Spill Oil, Sulfur Into the Sea

    Stormy seas and gale-force winds in the narrow Kerch Strait between Russia and Ukraine have smashed a Russian oil tanker in half, spilling at least 2,000 metric tonnes of fuel oil, the Russian Ministry for Emergencies said Sunday. Environmentalists and Russian officials are calling it the worst oil spill in the region for decades and 'an ecological catastrophe.' The Kerch Strait divides Russia ...

  • A final farewell to oil tankers with single hulls

    It took 25 years following the devastating 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound, Alaska ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Cleaning oil spills with high performance magnets

    MIT researchers have developed a new technique for magnetically separating oil and water that could be used to clean up oil spills. They believe that, with their technique, the oil could be recovered for use, offsetting much of the cost of cleanup. The BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 is reported as one of the US’s worst environmental disasters, costing $40 million.  At the ...


    By Stanford Magnets

  • Oil spill closes 80 miles of the Mississippi River

    Crews are struggling to contain and clean more than 419,000 gallons of fuel oil from an 80 mile closed stretch of the Mississippi River that extends from New Orleans downstream to the Gulf of Mexico. The oil spilled early Wednesday near downtown New Orleans when the 600-foot Liberian-flagged oil tanker Tintomara collided with an American Commercial Lines barge that was being pushed by a tug, the ...

  • EVTN Showcases Submersible Voraxial® at International Oil Spill Conference

    Enviro Voraxial Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: EVTN) announced today that the Company will demonstrate its new Submersible Voraxial Separator (booth #256) at the upcoming International Oil Spill Conference (IOSC2011) from 23-26 May 2011 in Portland, Oregon.  During the four day event, the US Coast Guard will present a technical paper titled ...

  • ProSep Awarded $2.0 Million (U.S.) Contract for Canadian Oil Sands Market

    MONTREAL, QUEBEC - ProSep Inc. (TSX: PRP), dedicated to providing process solutions to the oil and gas industry, today announced it was awarded a $2.0 million (U.S.) contract to provide process engineering and specialized internals for crude separation. This contract was awarded through a commercial alliance with Edmonton-based engineering and manufacturing company Thermo Design (TDE) and will be ...


    By ProSep Inc

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