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  • Skimmers Tested to ASTM Standards

    The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) has initiated the testing of stationary skimmer systems owned by BSEE and the U.S. Coast Guard. Skimmers will be tested at Ohmsett in multiple oil types to determine Oil Recovery Rate (ORR) and Oil Recovery Efficiency (ORE) using the ASTM F2709 Standard Test Method for Determining Nameplate Recovery Rate of Stationary Oil Recovery ...


    By OHMSETT

  • Product Highlight – Full Trough Skimmer (FTS) System

    The Full Trough Skimmer (FTS) System The FTS™ system is comprised of a radial scum trough extending from the clarifier feedwell, outwards to the scum baffle.  There are two cantilevered scum skimming arms which sweep the entire clarification surface area twice per revolution.  The FTS system is a performance enhancing skimmer design, ...

  • Abanaki Announces Solar Powered Oil Skimmer Groundwater Remediation System

    Abanaki Corporation has added a Solar Powered Groundwater Remediation System to their broad line of oil skimming solutions. This system is typically used in monitoring wells located in remote areas where standard power is unavailable. An added benefit is that solar power is a renewable energy source which is environmentally-friendly and readily available. The solar power ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • New generation of pumps and skimmers ideal for landfill market

    Abanaki Corporation (www.abanaki.com), the world leader in oil skimming solutions, announces a new technology added to its groundwater remediation systems line. This new product line will include the PetroXtractor Active Membrane Skimmer, PetroXtractor Passive Membrane Skimmer, and Leach-Aid Landfill Pump, intended for use in remediation and leachate ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • Oil Skimmers, Inc. introduces the oil recovery and transfer system

    The Model 6V Oil Holding and Distribution Tank System from Oil Skimmers, Inc. has received a make-over! The system has been re-engineered and re-named; it is now called the Oil Recovery and Transfer System (ORTS). The Oil Recovery and Transfer System includes a Model 6V Oil Skimmer, a built-in decanting system, an oil collection tank, adjustable motor ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Oil Skimmers’ oil holding and distribution system is a convenient solution for small areas

    Oil Skimmers Inc., the leader in oil skimming solutions and equipment, offers an oil holding and distribution system that provides all-in-one oil skimming solutions. The oil holding and distribution system is a complete package consisting of various Oil Skimmers products to solve oil skimming needs. Portable and requiring no assembly, the system includes the Oil Skimmers Model 6V oil skimmer, a ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Oil Skimmers, Inc. Will Exhibit at AIST 2012

    The annual Association for Iron and Steel Technology (AIST) show will take place on May 7-10 2012 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. AIST focuses on new technologies on the global stage aimed at helping those in the iron and steel industries improve productivity and efficiency. Featuring hundreds of technical presentations plus ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Oil Grabber Oil Skimmer for Steel Mills

    In the previous blog post we discussed how the Model 4 oil skimmer was a great solution for steel mill applications. Steel mills must limit the amount of grease in wastewater discharged into the environment in order to avoid government fines and penalties. WCI Steel, a steel manufacturer in Warren, Ohio, needed an ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • Oil Skimmers, Inc. Launches New and Improved Website

    Oil Skimmers Inc., launched a re-designed website, which includes five videos demonstrating products such as the Model 6V Oil Skimming System, allowing site visitors to see what a tube oil skimmer is, and how it works. The site, available in four languages, also has a case histories page that provides concrete examples of how the oil skimmers have been utilized in several industries. An inquiry ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Oil Skimmers catalog highlights benefits of model 6V

    Oil Skimmers Inc., the leader in oil skimming equipment and solutions, distributes a catalog highlighting product benefits of its Model 6V. The Model 6V, an oil recovery system that removes waste oil via a specially designed collector tube, is manufactured to handle large jobs. The catalog outlines why the Model 6V is an effective method for eliminating waste oil and how Oil Skimmers can help ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Abanaki`s new oil skimmer facts handbook

    Abanaki Corporation, the world leader in oil skimming and coolant maintenance products, announces the new updated edition of its Oil Skimmer Facts Handbook for solving oil removal problems. The new handbook offers expanded information about oil skimming principles, applications, technologies, installation tips, and how to select and size an oil skimmer. In addition, this complete oil skimming ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • Oil Skimmers, Inc. Offers Free Tube Test Kits

    Oil Skimmers, Inc., the leading manufacturer of oil skimming equipment and solutions, offers a free Tube Test Kit to companies who believe that they have a waste oil removal issue. This kit will demonstrate how efficiently the oil skimmers can work for any company looking to remove and recycle waste oil from sumps, tanks, separators, ponds, basins, or any other area that has a waste oil problem. ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Abanaki`s Smallest Skimmer Makes Efficient Use of Space

    Abanaki Corporation, the world leader in oil skimming technologies, announces the Ultra-Mini Oil Skimmer. This compact belt oil skimmer weighs only 2.2 pounds (about 1 kilograms), making it the smallest skimmer in Abanaki's product line and one of the smallest skimmers on the market. The small footprint allows the skimmer to fit in even the most tight and cramped spaces. It can be used on most ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • PetroXtractor active membrane skimmer pump acknowledged for pollution cleanup

    Abanaki Corporation, the world leader in oil skimming technologies, has received the Pollution Engineering 2013 Editor's Choice Award for its PetroXtractor Active Membrane Skimmer. This pneumatic active skimmer pump is entirely automatic and is designed to recover light non aqueous phase liquids ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • Hydraulic Fracturing Companies Using Oil Skimmers to Clean Flowback

    Hydraulic fracturing (fracking) is a process that recovers natural gas and oil from deep shale formations that contain large amounts of the fuels. Fracking requires the drilling of a well vertically underground, past the deepest aquifer containing fresh groundwater. Steel surface casing is inserted down the well ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Oil Skimmers, Inc., offers to aid in the clean-up of the gulf oil spill

    As heavy oil from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico begins to wash into the fragile Louisiana wetlands, environmental organizations, governmental officials, and citizens alike are worrying about how to clean up the shallow waters on the shores. Oil Skimmers, Inc., offers a unique solution that can be of service in the clean-up effort. In a June 1st press release Governor ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Abanaki announces New Mighty Mini SST Oil Skimmer

    Abanaki Corporation, the world leader in oil skimming technologies, announces the new and improved Mighty Mini SST. The Mighty Mini is the ideal ...


    By Abanaki Corporation

  • Oil Skimmers provides free manual for controlling oil spills

    Oil Skimmers, Inc., the leader in oil skimming equipment and solutions, offers a free manual of field bulletins that outline oil spill problems and their solutions in various applications. Oil Skimmers’ manual outlines proven, successful solutions to typical applications associated with oil/water problems. Each section of the booklet discusses components that management and operators must ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Oil Skimmers’ mobile model 6V skimming system used in multiple skimming locations

    Oil Skimmers Inc., the leader in oil skimming equipment and solutions, offers a mobile oil skimmer that is used to remove oil in a variety of locations. Oil Skimmers mobile Model 6V oil skimmer is a trailer-mounted oil recovery system that can be used in large manufacturing facilities, land reclamation projects, military bases and refineries to skim multiple large ponds, ditches and sumps. The ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Small, portable oil skimmer system can make big impact in BP disaster clean-up on Louisiana shoreline

    A North Carolina company that specializes in industrial oil skimmers has created a small, portable oil skimmer system specifically designed to clean up the BP oil spill on the shoreline in the Gulf of Mexico. SkimOil, Inc., has incorporated their well-proven industrial skimmer into a portable, easy-to-use surface skimming system that can be used on small vessels to remove large volumes of oil ...


    By SkimOil Inc.

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