Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Petroleum & Refining Industry

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. Delaware Riverkeeper Network Petitions DRBC On PennEast Pipeline
    2/16/2018

    The Delaware Riverkeeper Network submitted a petition to the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) urging the agency to implement full authority on the project, including enforcement against tree clearing without a DRBC docket.

  8. H2Oil & Gas Delivers Produced Water Treatment Package For Plant In Malaysia
    2/16/2018

    H2Oil & Gas, an Aquarion Group company, has completed a contract to design and supply equipment for a produced water treatment plant in Malaysia.

  9. Univar And Chemours Reach Exclusive Distribution Agreement In USA For Hydrochloric Acid
    2/13/2018

    Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announces an exclusive distribution agreement with The Chemours Company for Hydrochloric Acid produced at Chemours' Parkersburg, West Virginia, plant.

  10. MGX Minerals Announces Advancement In Nanofiltration Lithium Technology; Commences Initial Design Of 2400 Cubic Meter Per Day Plant
    2/12/2018

    MGX Minerals Inc. (“MGX” or the “Company”) (CSE:XMG) (FKT:1MG) (OTCQB:MGXMF) is pleased to report the adsorbtion rate for the Company’s lithium extraction nanofiltration process (the “System”) has been increased from 20mg/g, milligram of lithium per gram of adsorbtion reagent, to an optimized 40mg/g Li/reagent.