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Five Addictive Mobile Oil & Gas Game Apps

Below is a list of mobile oil and gas games, perfect for situations where you need to kill time, or improve your hand-eye coordination. They all seem rather simple in the beginning, but don’t let that fool you. As you progress further in the game, each level grows more difficult and challenging. And don’t let [...]

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“Boltless” Flange Breakthrough for the US Pipeline and Tank Industry

Monster tank has made a breakthrough in oil and frac tank fittings by leveraging the combined natural advantages of a veggie plastic coating with HDPE to simplify joining pipes to giant tanks without the need for conventional bolted flanges.   “This truly is a breakthrough as it greatly simplifies the critical joining of large steel [...]

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Awesome Storage Tanks in Video Games

A storage tank is a building that provides temporary or permanent storage. It can contain water and wastewater, oil and gas, household items, food, and so much more. It’s harmless, but it’s all around us, even in video games. Below, check out some awesome storage tanks in video games. If you know of others, email [...]

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Fun Facts About Oil & Gas

So you’re in the oil and gas industry, eh? How much do you really know? Below is a list of some cool oil and gas facts that you may, or may not know. If you know of any others, email us at marketing@castagra.com and we’ll add them to the list.   Did you know . [...]

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The world’s largest wastewater plant: The Stickney Water Reclamation Plant, Chicago

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, founded in 1889, is an award-winning government agency that manages wastewater treatment and stormwater in an 883.5 square mile service area in Cook County, Illinois. It is home to the Stickney Water Reclamation Plant, the world’s largest wastewater plant, situated on 570 acres in Cicero, Illinois, southwest [...]

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Sustainability in Oil & Gas Production & Exploration: 3 Sustainable Practices in Practice

Here are three sustainable oil and gas production practices… in practice!   Ukraine Builds Plant for Recycling Used Oil   In the village of Borodianka in Kiev, Ukraine, the Deputy Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources, Nikolav Romanov, recently took part in a groundbreaking ceremony to begin building a plant to recycle used oil. The [...]

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Automating Your Storage Tank Terminal

Managing storage terminal facilities day-to-day requires superior services, updated products, proper maintenance, and advanced technologies to keep production running smoothly. Below is a list of some companies that provide software management for storage facilities.   Emerson Emerson has set the trend when it comes to automating terminals. They have grown to become the leader in [...]

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Water & Wastewater 2014 Resolutions

With a new year, new resolutions are set in place to motivate. The typical ones are: lose weight and make more money. But in the water and wastewater industry, it’s about striving to improve customer and environmental efficiencies with new industry technologies, and cost-effectiveness. Below is a list of some new products and services that [...]

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Important Oil & Gas Events 2014

The Bakken | Three Forks Shale Oil Innovation Conference & Expo Grand Forks, North Dakota will be showcasing some of the industries brightest and charismatic leaders in the industry at the The Bakken | Three Forks Shale Oil Innovation Conference & Expo. There will be events that demonstrate new technologies, strategies, services in oil recovery [...]

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Case Study: Caribe Resort

  On the Alabama Gulf Coast, Caribe Resorts is located on 30 pristine acres. They offer luxury condos facing water front scenery. Their impressive list of amenities include: tennis courts, saunas, game rooms, over 40,000 sq. feet of pools, and of course, the Lazy River.   But the problem stems from the Lazy River being [...]

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