Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Petroleum & Refining Industry

  1. MGX Minerals And PurLucid Provide Lithium Extraction System Deployment Update; Second Site Agreement Near Completion
    4/4/2018

    MGX Minerals Inc. (“MGX” or the “Company”) (CSE:XMG) (FKT:1MG) (OTCQB:MGXMF) is pleased to report that the Company’s majority owned engineering partner PurLucid Treatment Solutions Inc. (“PurLucid”) is nearing completion of its second commercial-scale contract for deployment of MGX-PurLucid water treatment and lithium extraction systems at petrolithium sites in Alberta.

  2. FCI’s Innovative VeriCal System Simplifies Flow Meter Calibration Verification
    3/29/2018

    The time-consuming and costly task of traditional flow meter calibrations, which requires shutting down the line, pulling the meter, installing a spare and paying a lab fee, is no longer a painful or costly process with the innovative VeriCal In-Situ Calibration Verification System for the ST00 Series Flare Gas Flow Meter from Fluid Components International (FCI).

  3. U.S. EPA Deletes Part Of Pacific Coast Pipeline Site From Superfund List, Clearing Way For Commercial And Recreational Use
    3/26/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently removed the surface soil portion of the 55-acre Pacific Coast Pipeline site in Fillmore, Calif., from the Superfund National Priorities List (NPL), clearing the way for commercial or recreational use.

  4. Lithuanians Created Technology For Treating Oily Water: Efficiency Exceeds Requirements 10 Times
    3/23/2018

    Wastewater cleaning technology created at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania efficiently cleans water from oil products leaving it virtually pollution-free (the concentration of oil discharge in treated water is about 0.2 mg/L). Given the efficiency, the technology is much cheaper than the alternatives currently known in the market.

  5. Directa Plus And Sartec To Commercialise Grafysorber-Based Solution For Oil & Gas Industry
    3/21/2018

    Directa Plus plc, a leading producer and supplier of graphene-based products for use in consumer and industrial markets, announces that it has entered into an agreement with Sartec Srl (“Sartec”) to jointly develop a commercial-scale industrial system (“Pilot Plant”), based on the Company’s Grafysorber product, for treating oil-contaminated produced water in the oil & gas industry (the “Agreement”). Sartec is a provider of industrial engineering to the oil, energy and environment sectors and part of the Saras Group, the Italian listed company with a current market capitalisation of approximately €1.6B.

  6. Hydro To Upgrade Water Treatment System At Alunorte
    3/16/2018

    “Recent events show that further strengthening of Alunorte’s water treatment system is necessary to ensure the plant’s future environmental robustness,” says President and CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg.

  7. Water Standard Successfully Delivers Membrane Water Treatment Package For First Of Its Kind Midstream Application
    3/6/2018

    Water Standard, a global leader in water treatment solutions for the energy industry, announced today that it successfully delivered a membrane water treatment package to a midstream energy company, as a groundbreaking component of their gas quality upgrade project within their LPG export terminal.

  8. Neste's Investments In Porvoo Support The Refinery's Competitiveness And Reduce Its Environmental Impact
    3/5/2018

    Neste is rebuilding the wastewater treatment plant at its refinery in Porvoo, Finland. The project involves renewing the chemical and biological treatment systems of the wastewater plant, and the entire project is scheduled for completion in 2020. The changes will improve the efficiency of wastewater treatment and ensure the processing capacity.

  9. Fuel Tech Announces Exclusive Licensing Agreement For Dissolved Gas Technology For Water Treatment
    3/2/2018

    Fuel Tech, Inc. , a world leader in advanced engineering solutions for the optimization of combustion systems and emissions control in utility and industrial applications, announced recently that it has entered into a license agreement with NanO2 LLC (“NanO2”) to market and sell NanO2’s dissolved gas technology

  10. Utilizing Reusable Clean Brine Technology, Gradiant Energy Services Is Contracted For 70,000 Barrels-Per-Day Produced Water Treatment Capacity In Delaware Basin
    3/1/2018

    Gradiant Energy Services (GES), an oilfield services company that specializes in industrial water solutions, recently announced a water treatment facility contract with a major operator in the Delaware Basin.