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  • Easily Modified Vapor Hood System Provides a Compact Solution to Oil Skimming Needs

    Originally designed for above ground, enclosed tanks, Oil Skimmers, Inc.’s Vapor Hood System is now customizable to fit the specific needs of each customer. Their Vapor Hood System is a mounting structure and enclosure for the Model 6V Oil Skimmer, which enables an economic and simple installation of a complete system. Recently, a snack food processor was getting oil and grease in the plant ...


    By Oil Skimmers, Inc.

  • Innovation in scum removal

    Nowadays de-nitrification brings an increasing amount of surface scum to wastewater treatment processes. In rectangular sedimentation tanks where surface scum skimming is realised with a scum pipe, the amount of water needed to carry the scum in the pipes is approximately five times greater than that required by the new surface scum removal system introduced by Finnchain Oy of Rauma, Finland. 80% ...


    By Finnchain Oy

  • EEC EUROPE LTD launches new complete sewage pre-treatment head works plan

    These unique packaged plants offer complete preliminary treatment to raw sewage OR sewage from septic tanks, and can be operated effectively with EEC containerised Biological Treatment Plants. The plant is fully automatic and incorporates their control for complete independence from other works. They combine the following operations: • Fine Screening • Screening Washing & Compaction • ...


  • BP inserts riser tube containment system, success still uncertain

    BP PLC has made progress in stemming the flow of oil in the Gulf of Mexico from the sunken Deepwater Horizon with an insertion tube tool (RITT) containment system it put into place in the end of the leaking riser. The company reports that operations began Sunday to allow oil and gas to flow through the tool up to the drillship Discoverer Enterprise on the surface 5,000 feet above. Produced oil is ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Regulators order pipeline testing, other steps after spill

    The company responsible for a pipeline that spilled thousands of gallons of oil along the California coast was ordered to take a series of steps before it can restart the line, federal regulators said Friday. The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration required Plains All American Pipeline to remove the damaged section of pipe, test it and empty the remainder of the line. The ...


    By Associated Press

  • Thousands of gallons of oil sopped up from California coast

    More than 7,700 gallons of oil has been raked, skimmed and vacuumed from a spill that stretched across 9 miles of California coast, just a fraction of the sticky crude that escaped from a ruptured pipeline, officials said Thursday. Up to 105,000 gallons may have leaked from the pipeline Tuesday, and up to 21,000 gallons reached the sea just ...


    By Associated Press

  • SWS Environmental Services adds Galveston, Texas location

    SWS Environmental Services (SWSES) has expanded its Texas operations to Galveston.  The newest location for SWSES was chosen for its maritime proximity on the Texas coast, providing for new services to the shipping, barge and petrochemical industries. The location comes complete with 200 feet of bulkhead for mooring - and access to an additional 6,800 feet - enabling ...


    By SWS Environmental Services

  • North Carolina Company doing something really good with something really really bad!

    There is a lot of talk, advertising, blogging, and mass media attention on green energy of late, and most of it will cost billions of taxpayer dollars to set up before you draw your first amp. A North Carolina based company has invented a way to process a dirty, smelly, stinky substance we all have a hand in producing into a viable feedstock for alternative energy fuel. We all eat out more than ...


    By EcoPlus Inc.

  • Coast Guard defends cleanup response to California oil spill

    The leader overseeing a massive oil cleanup along the California coast defended the initial response, saying there were workers on the ground after the spill that stained popular beaches. The first wave of workers deployed booms in the water to corral the oil slick and placed them along the shoreline to protect ecologically sensitive habitats. Others vacuumed up oil from the site of the ...


    By Associated Press

  • GRNO's Wholly Owned Subsidiary, Custom Carbon Processing Inc., Upgrades Salt Water Injection Facility and Increases Water Disposal Services

    Green Oasis Environmental Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRNO), a Florida corporation, is pleased to announce its wholly owned subsidiary Custom Carbon Processing Inc. (CCP) has made the decision to overhaul its salt water injection facility which is located near Wibaux, Montana. At the same time, the Waldo slop oil processing facility has expanded its operations by installing new equipment. ...


    By Marketwire

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