Oil Water Separation News

  • Gas Lift Optimisation (GLOP) Efforts Supplemented by CO₂ Tracer Application

    Gas Lift Optimisation Abstract Field B, located offshore in Malaysia relies on gas lift optimisation due to the high water cut behaviour of the reservoir paired with low-medium reservoir pressure. Traditional techniques to measure the enhancement put a limit on the number of gas lift troubleshooting activities due to the low man-hour availability.  The recent oil price downturn ...


    By Edinburgh Sensors Ltd

  • Lamor and Arctia Present Ice Management & Oil Recovery Project Results

    A recent seminar was held at Lamor headquarters in Porvoo, Finland, where the results of the Ice Management & Oil Recovery (IMOR) project were presented and reviewed.  The IMOR project is a joint study developed by icebreaking service provider Arctia and Lamor examining the relationship between a vessels propulsion and oil recovery ...


    By Lamor Corporation Ab

  • Lamor Bolsters Oil Recovery Capacity at USAF Air Base in Okinawa

    United States Air Force Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Japan, is the second largest air base in the world.  It is the hub of airpower in the Pacific and home to the Air Force’s largest combat wing, the 18th Wing, and a variety of associate units. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) is the Department of Defense’s largest logistics combat support agency, providing worldwide logistics ...


    By Lamor Corporation Ab

  • Oman’s giant Miraah project sets new oil recovery benchmark

    GlassPoint Solar’s massive 1.0 GW Miraah CSP plant in Oman establishes solar thermal as a key asset for enhanced oil recovery as operators continue to optimise production in a low oil price environment. Solar enhanced oil recovery (EOR) could become a major market for CSP as oil producers are looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprints and to save production costs and natural ...


    By New Energy Update

  • Government Response to Call for Evidence on how to implement the Wood Review recommendations to maximise economic recovery of oil and gas from the UK Continental Shelf

    Today we are publishing the Government’s response to the Wood Review Call for Evidence, which sought views on how to best implement the Wood Review’s recommendations to empower the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) to be a strong and influential regulator, equipped with necessary powers to regulate and steward the UK Continental Shelf. The Call for Evidence ran from 6 November to 31 ...

  • Monthly Market Update - January 2015

    Electricity and gas prices finished the month lower than they had started. The month started with prices continuing to track the freefall seen on oil markets as global supply continues to outweigh demand. Oil prices fell through the psychological $50 mark, with electricity and gas prices subsequently reaching their lowest levels for 4 years. However towards the end of the month the market ...


    By Inprova Energy

  • Arctic offshore drill company enters guilty pleas

    The company hired by Royal Dutch Shell PLC in 2012 to drill on petroleum leases in the Arctic Ocean pleaded guilty Friday to eight felony environmental and maritime crimes. Noble Drilling U.S. LLC, based in Sugarland, Texas, agreed to pay $12.2 million after pleading guilty to five counts of failing to maintain records on a drill ship that operated in the Chukchi Sea, one count of failing to ...


    By Associated Press

  • Recovery boost for North Sea oil and gas through the 28th licensing round

    Companies can now apply for new licences to drill for offshore oil and gas in the North Sea. Increasing recovery of UK oil and gas will enhance energy security, support thousands of jobs and provide billions in increased tax revenues. The UK oil and gas sector already supports around 350,000 jobs, and last year attracted a record £14 billion of capital expenditure as well as supplying ...

  • GreenShift Plans to Have Its Method II Corn Oil Extraction System Operating by Years End

    GreenShift Corporation (OTCQB: GERS) today announced it plans to have its first method II oil recovery system operational by years end. This technology, which GreenShift refers to as COES II (corn oil extraction system, method II), is capable of recovering more than 1.33 pounds of corn oil per bushel of corn. GreenShift invented and patented the backend corn oil ...


    By GreenShift Corporation

  • Faroe Maritime Technic announces new distributor for the UK and Ireland

    As part of FMT’s expansion plans we are proud to announce the appointment of Oil Conveyer Limited (OCL) as partner and distributor for the UK and Ireland. OCL will be working alongside its sister company Pumpseal, a long established and experienced supplier of pumps, motors and oil water separator products into the marine industry. Based in the major port of Southampton and headed by Group ...


    By Faroe Maritime Technic (FMT)

  • Hidden costs of purchasing oil water separators

    When evaluating your purchase options for oil water separators there are some important long-term considerations to make. An oil water separator is not a "set it and forget it" piece of equipment. The cost of the equipment is only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to truly understanding how much money will need to be spent over the lifespan of a unit. Before comparing the acquisition costs of ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Oil/Water separators without competition

    Mercer International offers above ground separators that supply both high efficiency and low maintenance--plus the versatility to field customize to suit your particular application. Our extraordinary design achieves extraordinary results. The Compliance Master design features the unique Multi-Pack coalescer that allows field adjustment to obtain the highest possible efficiency with the lowest ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Is your oil water separator efficient enough?

    Of course there are several math equations that are important to utilize when it comes to evaluating the appropriate size or style of oil water separator a certain application calls for. At Mercer we protect and hide the way we calculate and manipulate our Laws and Theories, much like the folks at Coca Cola keep their secret formula under lock and key. However there is one equation we have front ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Upgrade your existing oil/water separation process

    One of the easiest and most cost efficient ways to prove the superiority of the Mercer Design, is to allow them to place their coalescers in an under-performing unit as an example of the increased efficiency and reduced maintenance schedule that comes standard with every Oil Water Separator they ship. They have worked successfully in removing hydrocarbons, including: #2, #4, #6, kerosene, RFO ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • A cure for your fouled oil/water separator

    On July 28th 2011 Mercer International's David Goding and international industry expert Philip D'Angelo put on a complimentary webinar to help engineering, compliance, and maintenance departments reach common ground when assessing the three major questions that relate to removing oil and solids from water: How do I prevent my company from incurring fines and citations? How do I increase ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • High performance Below Ground Separators

    Mercer Supplies a line of cylindrical below-ground, high-performance, oil/water separators from 50-5,000 gpm (10-1,000 m3/h). Separators are available in carbon steel (single and double wall), and a variety of coatings and FRP coatings. End users have three primary concerns when purchasing oil/water separators: Performance (oil removal efficiency and non-fouling characteristics) ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Custom Oil/Water/Solids Separators

    Compromise has marked the ordinary designs in the Oil/Water Separator space in the last decade. Mercer offers custom-designed separators for your application; we offer a wide variety of tank materials of construction as well as coating options. Mercer International delivers both HIGH EFFICIENCY and LOW MAINTENANCE. They ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Agressive independent sales representatives wanted

    Mercer International is seeking representation from firms with significant wastewater treatment experience in the electric utility, oil and gas, chemical, municipal, and industrial markets. Mercer has decades of experience solving the problems inherent in many of the poorly designed oil water separators. By concentrating on the removal of solids from the process flow, Mercer has been able to ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Oil + Water + Solids = Sludge

    Of course there are several math equations that are important to utilize when it comes to evaluating the appropriate size or style of oil water separator a certain application calls for. At Mercer we protect and hide the way we calculate and manipulate our Laws and Theories, much like the folks at Coca Cola keep their secret formula under lock and key. However there is one equation we have front ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Webinar: compare oil water separation options

    Learn How To Prevent Heavy Plugging, Increase Time Between Cleanings, And Ensure Compliance With Your Oily Wastewater Processing. Register and Attend For Free On Thursday July 28th Mercer International's David Goding and international industry expert Philip D'Angelo taped a webinar geared toward helping engineering, ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

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