Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Petroleum & Refining Industry

  1. MGX Minerals And Engineering Partner PurLucid Announce Arrival Of Second Rapid Lithium Extraction And Wastewater Treatment System
    7/11/2018

    MGX Minerals Inc. and engineering partner PurLucid Treatment Solutions Inc.(“PurLucid”) are pleased to report that two sea containers containing a second wastewater treatment system have arrived from the pipe and metal fabricator.

  2. Solar-Powered Desalination Membranes Cut Expense Of Treating Wastewater
    7/9/2018

    Researchers from the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory have received a $2M grant from the Department of Energy to develop solar-powered desalination membranes that will be used to desalinate high-salinity brines such as those generated by some oil and gas extraction processes.

  3. Aqua Terra Water Management And De Nora Join Forces To Offer Economically Viable Produced Water Recycling In The Permian Basin
    7/9/2018

    Aqua Terra Water Management, a leading provider of oilfield water disposal and oilfield waste management with facilities throughout the USA and Canada, and De Nora, a leading designer of safe, innovative, and sustainable water disinfection and oxidation, filtration and electrochlorination solutions, have partnered to provide effective and economic produced water recycling solutions. 

  4. PDVSA Installs Two New Desalters To Increase Oil Production In The Orinoco Oil Belt
    7/3/2018

    Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA) completed successfully the land transfer of two mega-structures, from Bolívar to Anzoátegui states, for oil crude desalination. 

  5. U.S. EPA Requires Stormwater Handling Improvements At Cabras Marine
    7/2/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reached an agreement with Cabras Marine Corp. to reduce discharges of oil, metals and other contaminants into Apra Harbor, Guam.

  6. Department Of Energy Invests $8.8M In Innovative Technologies To Enhance Fossil Energy Power Systems
    7/2/2018

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected 15 projects to receive nearly $8.8M in federal funding for cost-shared research and development (R&D) projects to develop innovative technologies that enhance fossil energy power systems.

  7. IndianOil Signs Agreement For Reuse Of Treated Water For Mathura Refinery
    6/21/2018

    In the august presence of Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation and Road Transport, Highways & Shipping, Mr. Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Mr. Sanjiv Singh, Chairman, Mr. B V Rama Gopal, Director (Refineries), and Dr. SSV Ram Kumar, Director (R&D), an agreement was signed for the reuse of treated waste water for Mathura Refinery on June 13, 2018 at New Delhi.

  8. Department Of Energy Announces $21M To Advance Solar Desalination Technologies
    6/19/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $21M for new projects to advance solar-thermal desalination technologies.

  9. Gravity Oilfield Services Inc. Continues Water Infrastructure Expansion In The Permian Basin
    6/13/2018

    Gravity Oilfield Services Inc. ("Gravity"), a leading oilfield water midstream company, today announced the completion of two deep Ellenburger saltwater disposal wells in a core area of the Midland Basin.

  10. OriginClear Licenses Technology To Water Technologies International, Inc. (WTII) For Southeast USA
    6/12/2018

    OriginClear Inc. (OTC/QB: OCLN), a leading provider of water treatment solutions, recently entered into a licensing agreement with Water Technologies International, Inc. (OTC: WTII), of Port St. Lucie, FL, which commercializes the innovative SIMPOD portable waste water treatment plant, and has developed a line of atmospheric water generators.