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Ecodur 201: Pemex Tank Coating Project

Produced water is the largest by volume source of waste coming out of the oil and gas industries and it has to be stored safely. Not surprisingly they contain a lot of toxins, corrosive chemicals and volatiles and hence need to be handled and disposed of in a safe and effective manner. In the US, [...]

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Ecodur 201: XTO Secondary Containment Project by Aquablocx

The frac’ing business handles vast quantities of waste water, much of it exposed to contamination from chemicals and gases such as hydrogen sulphide and methane. The frac water itself often starts out as a cocktail of chemicals specially designed to do a highly specific task of helping release the trapped gases and oil in the [...]

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Top 10 Sustainable Oil & Gas Companies

Earlier this year at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, a new ranking study came out from Corporate Knights ranking the world’s most sustainable companies of 2014. It’s in its tenth year.   Doug Morrow, vice president of research at Corporate Knights, discussed what makes a company sustainable.   “On the one hand, it [...]

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Britain Makes New Oil & Gas Regulator to Increase Output from North Sea

Britain is planning to make a new oil and gas regulator, which will aid UK explorers in their search for hard-to-access fossil fuel resources in the North Sea. North Sea oil production has fallen to levels not seen since 1977 according to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).   The regulator is estimated to [...]

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Hidden Water in Everyday Products

Did you know we use an epic 3,496 liters of water per day? 92% of the water we use is not seen as it is used to produce the food we eat. Check out our guide below to find out how much water is used in everyday products.   Information from National Geographic   1 [...]

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Marketing Articles to Help Grow Your Oil & Gas Business

The opportunities in oil and gas are huge, but with huge opportunity, comes big competition. We selected a series of articles that will help you sharpen your skills and stay one step ahead of your competitors. Click on the title to see the full article.   How to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Sales   [...]

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Water Tower Construction Drone Flyover

Nice video taken by Propellerheads Photography and shared by Caldwell Tank   Tatsuya Nakagawa Tatsuya Nakagawa is the VP of Marketing and co-founder of Castagra Products, a storage tank and wastewater coatings manufacturing company that is highly acclaimed for its sustainable coatings and cold weather coating applications. Castagra products are NSF-61 certified and are used [...]

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Measuring Drug Use Patterns Through Wastewater Analysis

The war on drugs is a campaign that has brought in policies in hopes to deter and discourage the production, distribution, and consumption of illegal narcotics or even prescription drugs. It’s a never-ending battle for the people who are trying to help. But sometimes anonymous drug surveys don’t portray an accurate or honest picture. So [...]

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Vintage Water and Wastewater Images

Water Towers   Title: Water Tower and Radio City, New York American photographer, Alfred Stieglitz photographed this water tower in New York during his 50-year career turning photography into art. He was an artist with a camera and never sold any of his photos.   source   Title: Water Tower, Historic Des Moines, Washington Over [...]

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