Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Petroleum & Refining Industry

  1. Consortium Of GE And Norway’s Halvorsen TEC Awarded The Seawater Sulfate Removal System For The Johan Castberg Project

    Marking a commercial milestone in process water treatment for the offshore oil and gas industry, Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil has selected a consortium led by GE Water & Process Technologies and Halvorsen TEC  to supply a complete seawater sulfate removal unit (SRU) to help protect production wells in Statoil’s Johan Castberg project in the Barents Sea, off Norway.

  2. Using Light To Propel Water

    A new system developed by engineers at MIT could make it possible to control the way water moves over a surface, using only light. By David L. Chandler

  3. Dais Signs Agreement With Leading Provider Of Advanced Solutions For Contaminated Water Treatment In China

    Dais Analytic Corporation (OTCQB: DLYT), a commercial nanotechnology materials business selling its industry-changing nanomaterial technology into the worldwide water, air and energy markets, announced today that it has entered into a three-year Cooperation Agreement with Beijing Geoenviron Engineering and Technology, Inc. (XSHG: 603588), a leader in providing advanced pollution prevention and treatment solutions in Mainland China, to distribute Dais' NanoClear™ products for the treatment of aggressively contaminated industrial wastewater. 

  4. West Virginia Groundwater Not Affected By Fracking, But Surface Water Is

    Fracking has not contaminated groundwater in northwestern West Virginia, but accidental spills of fracking wastewater may pose a threat to surface water in the region, according to a new study led by scientists at Duke University.

  5. Shale Gas Wastewater Treatment Technology Inventor Chosen Inventor Of The Year

    The Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Association (PIPLA) selected Dr. Shyam V. Dighe, founder and president of AquaSource Technologies Corporation (ATC), as this year's recipient of the Inventor of the Year award. PIPLA will honor Dr. Dighe at its annual awards dinner today in Pittsburgh.

  6. GKD’s Porometric Mesh Named New Product Of The Year At Annual Advanced Filtration Technologies Conference

    The American Filtration & Separations Society (AFS) has named GKD-USA’s Porometric filtration mesh the 2016 New Product of the Year. The award was presented at the annual Advanced Filtration Technologies Conference on April 11 in Louisville, KY.

  7. Heartland Technology Partners, LLC Announces Closing Of New Investment And Changes Name To Heartland Water Technology, Inc.

    Heartland Technology Partners, LLC, a global water technology company that develops innovative products to solve some of the world's most challenging waste water problems, today announced that the Company has closed a $12 million equity round.

  8. Alliance Bio-Products, Inc. Secures Processed Vegetative Waste Agreement With Indian River County

    Alliance Bio-Products, Inc. (Bio-Products), a subsidiary of Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. (OTCQB: ALLM), today announced that it has entered into an option agreement with the Indian River County solid waste disposal district for the securement of its processed vegetative waste

  9. Schneider Electric Launches ClearSCADA 2017

    Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, recently announced the availability of ClearSCADA 2017 with innovative location services and integrated mapping functionalities.

  10. LMI Announces EXCEL XR Communications Model Metering Pump

    LMI, a leading manufacturer of controlled-volume metering pumps, and a brand of Accudyne Industries, announced the EXCEL™ XR Communications Model, which is the third member of the EXCEL XR line of Intelligent Metering Pumps.