produced water industry News

  • Produced Water Society Seminar

    The Produced Water Society is a collection of engineers and industry professionals with the common purpose to study and improve the separation, treatment, and analysis of Offshore and Onshore Produced Water with the goal to meet the discharge and reinjection requirements of the industry and the environment. The organization meets every January for its annual conference. A portion of the ...

  • Report assesses ‘produced water’ treatment

    Along with the crude oil and natural gas that fuels modern civilisation, the energy industry brings nearly 233 billion barrels of wastewater from beneath the earth’s surface every year. Lux Research surveys the challenges associated with treating ‘produced water’, and identifies which technologies and developers are best positioned to address the task. This ...

  • Numa Releases a New Generation of Patriot 60 and Patriot 65 Hammers

    Numa, the world’s leader in DTH hammers and bit technology, has released a new generation of Patriot™60 and Patriot 65 hammers. Based upon advanced engineering and driller input, both hammers provide increased reliability, enhanced performance, and faster penetration rates than previous versions. “The new generation of the Patriot 60 and Patriot 65 hammers was designed with ...


    By Numa

  • The North American Market for Produced Water Treatment Equipment

    Until renewable, sustainable sources are fully developed, the demand for fossil fuels will continue to grow. According to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) most recent World Energy Outlook, the production of conventional crude oil, the largest single component of the global oil supply, will remain at current levels before declining slightly, to 68 million barrels per day, by 2035. To ...


  • Norwegian produced water firm sold to US giant

    National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has complemented its suite of water treatment solutions for the upstream oil and gas industry by agreeing to buy Fjords Processing from Norwegian investment company Akastor for NOK1.2 billion ($150 million). The Fjords Processing business was created out of Akastor’s 2013 acquisition of Opus Maxim, which brought with it produced water and oil/water separation ...

  • Advanced oxidation technologies for Produced Water Treatment

    ESCO International, a company specialising in Ozone, UV and Advanced Oxidation Processes with the primary objective of resolving water issues on a global scale, has entered the final stages of a multi-million pound project with a large Oil & Gas company based in Russia. Following extensive site trials using a custom-designed industrial AOP pilot system, optimised results proved impressive for ...


    By ESCO International

  • AbTech Industries Smart Sponge® Achieves 99.99% Reduction of Hydrocarbons in Produced Water and Frac Water

    AbTech Holdings, Inc. ("AbTech") (OTCBB: ABHD) a manufacturer and developer of patented innovative technologies to clean water, today announced successful completion of field testing of its Smart Sponge® Mixed Media Contactor ("Contactor") to treat produced water at a Wyoming natural gas exploration and production site.  The AbTech Contactors were designed to remove the ...


    By AbTech Industries Inc

  • EVTN Announces New Voraxial® Order For Frac Water / Produced Water Treatment

    Enviro Voraxial Technology, Inc. (OTCBB:EVTN) announced today that it has deployed a Voraxial® 2000 System to an oil and gas service company for frac water and produced water treatment.    Hydraulic fracturing is a process used in a majority of the natural gas wells and many oil wells in the United States, where millions of gallons of water, sand and chemicals are pumped ...

  • Bundamba Advanced Water Treatment Plant Begins to Produce Recycled Water

    Brisbane, Australia (August 31, 2007) – The Bundamba Advanced Water Treatment (AWT) plant near Brisbane has produced purified recycled water for the first time, achieving a significant milestone for Australia’s largest recycled water scheme, the visionary $2.4 billion Western Corridor Recycled Water project. The purified recycled water from Bundamba AWT plant was piped from the plant via a ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • NREL produces ethylene via photosynthesis

    Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have demonstrated a better way to use photosynthesis to produce ethylene, a breakthrough that could change the way materials, chemicals, and transportation fuels are made, and help clean the air. NREL scientists introduced a gene into a cyanobacterium and demonstrated that the organism remained stable ...

  • Ready-mix concrete producer agrees to resolve clean water act violations

    Aggregate Industries - Northeast Region Inc., will pay a $2.75 million civil penalty and implement a regional evaluation and compliance program to resolve numerous violations of the Clean Water Act at 23 facilities in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, the Justice Department and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today. The penalty is the largest ever assessed to a nationwide ready-mix ...

  • Kingston, N.H. Concrete Producer Agrees To Resolve Clean Water Act Violations

    Torromeo Industries, Inc. will pay a $135,000 civil penalty and implement a compliance program to resolve numerous violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA) at its Kingston, N.H. sand, gravel and stone mining and ready-mix concrete plant. The settlement is pursuant to a consent decree lodged today in the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire, between the company and the ...

  • North America Outside Markets for Produced Water Treatment Equipment

    This report on Markets for Produced Water Treatment Equipment Outside North America provides: An overview of markets outside North America for produced water treatment equipment Analyses of market ...

  • Markets for Produced Water Treatment Equipment Outside North America

    This report on Markets for Produced Water Treatment Equipment Outside North America provides: An overview of markets outside North America for produced water treatment equipment Analyses of market trends, with data from 2011, estimates for 2012, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2017 Review and comparison of treatment technologies for removing salts ...


  • Ready-mix concrete producer agrees to resolve clean water act violations

    Newport Sand and Gravel Co., Inc. and Carroll Concrete Co., Inc., of Newport N.H., will pay a $200,000 civil penalty and implement a compliance program to resolve numerous violations of the Clean Water Act at five facilities in Vermont and New Hampshire.   Under the terms of a consent decree, the companies will implement storm water pollution control measures designed to reduce the impacts ...

  • OriginOil Successfully Treats Produced Water for Reuse in Enhanced Oil Recovery

    OriginOil Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), developer of Electro Water Separation™ (EWS), the high-speed, primarily chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water, announced today that independent third-party testing by Zalco ...


    By OriginClear Inc.

  • Fuel produced from sunlight, CO2 and water: an alternative for jet fuel?

    Water and carbon dioxide (CO2) can be converted into ‘solar thermochemical fuel’ using energy from the sun and very high temperatures. A new study has analysed the production of this fuel and found that, under favourable future conditions, costs could be as little as €1.28 per litre, with close to zero life-cycle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Although suitable as a substitute ...

  • Loopholes Enjoyed by Oil and Gas Producers Could Close

    WASHINGTON, DC, November 1, 2007 (ENS) - The U.S. oil and gas production industry has enjoyed loopholes in federal laws that allow it to pollute the land, air and water, and release toxic substances into the environment that are making people sick, according to a new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council, NRDC. The report profiles families who report suffering from rashes, swelling, ...

  • Oilsands producers must adopt better practices

    According to a report released by the Pembina Institute and World Wildlife Fund, some Alberta oil sands producers should demonstrate greater corporate responsibility and adopt universal best management practices across the sector with respect to their mining operations. The two environmental groups ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Nuclear waste burial debate produces odd alliances

    Ordinarily, a proposal to bury radioactive waste in a scenic area that relies on tourism would inspire "not in my backyard" protests from local residents - and relief in places that were spared. But conventional wisdom has been turned on its head in the Canadian province of Ontario, where a publicly owned power company wants to entomb waste from its nuclear plants 2,230 feet below the surface and ...


    By Associated Press

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