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  • Oil Spill Gulf of Mexico: Portable Tanks To Contain And Store Hazardous Spill Equipment And Recovered Oil In Stock And Ready To Ship

    Sebastian, FL, April 30, 2010 – Portable Tank Group, Inc., located in Florida, USA, has ready to ship and in stock multiple sizes of folding frame containment pools, also known as oil spill response frame tanks, ...

  • Sea otters declared recovered following 1989 spill

    A federal study of Prince William Sound sea otters affected by crude oil spilled from the Exxon Valdez has concluded that the marine mammals have returned to pre-spill numbers a quarter century after the disaster. Sea otters feed on clams. Crude oil from the spill remained in sediment years after the spill and likely contributed to a delay in sea otter recovery, said lead author and research ...


    By Associated Press

  • SEAMOR Marine Helps Recover Sunken Local Tugboat

    When two tugboats collided off the coast of Nanaimo in late May 2016, SEAMOR Marine Ltd. was quick on the scene to offer help. The accident occurred the evening of May 24, 2016 in the south of Nanaimo between Duke Point and Gabriola Island. Two tug boats were running alongside one another, when one ship, the C.T. Titan, swerved and crashed into the smaller Albern tug. Two crew members were safely ...


    By Seamor Marine Ltd

  • New analysis of UK recovered plastics gives clarity to market situation

    The report, compiled by the UK’s resource efficiency experts WRAP, includes detailed analysis of recovered plastic flows, prices and the sustainability of end markets, including the risks and opportunities.  It reviews trends past and present, and updates on data reported by the organisation since the previous Plastic Market Situation Report was published in 2011.  Three key ...

  • Water treatment chemicals business will be flat in 2009, but recover in 2010

    Power and municipal wastewater treatment are the two big markets for water treatment chemicals.  These two markets will help the water and wastewater treatment chemicals suppliers maintain sales at the 2008 level in 2009.  The latest analysis in Water and Wastewater Treatment Chemicals published by the McIlvaine Company reflects world 2009 revenues of $20.5 billion rather than the previously ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • OriginClear’s Progressive Water Recovers Millions of Gallons for Texas City’s Drinking Water

    OriginClear Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), a leading provider of ...


    By OriginClear Inc.

  • Belford, NJ Adopts Program to Recycle and Recover Energy from Old Fishing Gear

    The New Jersey Seafood Cooperative of Belford is the latest addition to the Fishing for Energy initiative, the program providing commercial fishermen a cost-free way to recycle old and unusable fishing gear. Gear, such as rope and fishing nets collected at the Co-op will be processed into clean, renewable energy at the Covanta Union Energy-from-Waste facility in ...


  • Fishing for Energy Expands to Florida to Help Recycle and Recover Energy from Old Fishing Gear in Miami-Dade County

    Black Point Marina is the first harbor in Florida to join the Fishing for Energy initiative. On July 16th, volunteers in kayaks, canoes, and flat boats will hunt for and collect derelict crab pots at sea to be placed in a Fishing for Energy disposal bin back on land. Gear collected at the harbor will be stripped of metals for ...


  • Newburyport, MA Adopts Program to Recycle and Recover Energy From Old Fishing Gear and Marine Debris

    Fishing for Energy, the partnership that provides commercial fishermen a cost-free way to recycle old and unusable fishing gear, today announced the participation of Newburyport, MA in the program. Gear collected from local commercial fishermen will be hauled and stripped of metals for recycling with the help of Schnitzer Steel and processed into renewable energy at the Covanta Haverhill ...


  • ENPRO Reports Majority of Wastewater Disks Successfully Recovered From New England Beaches

    Since March 2011 (continuing through the end of September) ENPRO Services, Inc. (ENPRO), a customer-focused firm specializing in the management of oil and hazardous waste, has been under contract with the Hooksett Sewer Commission to track and recover millions of sewage disks that were released ...


    By ENPRO Services, Inc.

  • Montauk, NY Adopts Program to Recycle and Recover Energy From Old Fishing Gear and Marine Debris

    Today in honor of World Oceans Day, Fishing for Energy, the partnership that provides commercial fishermen a cost-free way to recycle old and unusable fishing gear, announced the participation of Montauk, NY in the program. Gear collected from local commercial fishermen will be hauled and stripped of metals for recycling with the help of Gershow Recycling and processed into clean, renewable ...


  • Bakken oil fields mark billionth barrel of oil

    Oil drillers targeting the rich Bakken shale formation in western North Dakota and eastern Montana have produced 1 billion barrels of crude, data from the two states show. Drillers first targeted the Bakken in Montana in 2000 and moved into North Dakota about five years later using advanced horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing techniques to recover oil trapped in a thin layer of dense ...


    By Associated Press

  • Oil Leak in Alabama Contained

    MOBILE, Alabama (ENS) - A crude oil storage tank leaked some 300 barrels of oil into a drainage ditch at an oil containment farm here today. The oil in the drainage ditch has been contained, according to the U.S. Coast Guard, which responded to the spill. Crews have deployed a containment boom and are working to recover the oil. The oil in the storage container, which holds ...

  • Oil Skimmers’ model 6V oil recovery system is efficient by continuously removing waste oil

    The Model 6V oil recovery system from Oil Skimmers Inc., the leader in oil skimming solutions and equipment, efficiently removes oily wastes that float on the surface of water. A specially formulated collector tube skims oil from the water surface. The oil adheres to the outside of the closed-loop tube, which is slowly drawn across the surface of the water and into the oil skimmer. The tube is ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Series of oil skimming vessels built

    Kvichak Marine Industries is currently constructing a run of approximately 30 each 30" Rapid Response Oil Skimmers fitted with Marco Pollution Control CL-1 Filterbelt oil recovery modules for customers who are responding to the current Gulf spill. The Kvichak/Marco Filterbelt is proving to be one of the most effective oil recovery systems now operating in the Gulf, and is ideally ...


  • Oil Tanker Barge Explodes in Louisiana

    NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (ENS) - The body of a welder aboard a barge that exploded and caught fire Saturday near Venice, Louisiana was recovered Sunday, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The tank barge, carrying about 17,000 gallons of crude oil, burst into flames during a welding operation. One man was killed, another was injured, and an unknown amount of crude oil spilled into the water. ...

  • Alnmaritec boats in oil spill response

    Alnmaritec Limited, a UK specialist boat builder, is rapidly gaining recognition in the market for oil spill response/pollution control vessels with two new boats delivered this year. The most recent delivery was a boom deployment and spill response boat to the Barbados National Terminal Company Ltd. The new vessel ‘Responder 1' is based upon the successful Wave Worker class from ...


  • Oil-spill response vessels launched

    Alnmaritec has delivered two boats in the oil-spill and pollution control market. The most recent delivery was a boom deployment and spill response boat Response 1 to the Barbados National Terminal Company for operation on their oil export facility at Oistins Bay on the South Coast of the island. This delivery follows completion of a high-speed pollution response boat which is operated by ...


  • Thomsea cleans gulf oil spill

    Thomsea is part of a group of French depollution companies visiting the Gulf of Mexico this week. Demonstrations of Thomsea's trawl nets, which have a proven track record of recovering waste from open water and near coastlines, will take place on 26 August in New Orleans. With the growth of sea traffic, the transportation of dangerous materials and the risk of accidents also increase. This ...


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