SAS Environmental Services Blog

Tank Bottom Sludge Oil Recovery

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 24-Jul-2018 10:00:00

SASES receive many oil sludge waste samples, for this particular project the sample provided was black, oil coloured and contained a high oil content. The sample had been recovered from tank bottom sludge from a crude oil storage tank and sent to us by one of our customers to try and create a three-phase split of oil, water and solids. 

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Topics: tank bottom sludge, oil recovery, Oil Sludge Treatment

5 Clues You're Spending Too Much on Hazardous Waste Disposal

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 10-Jul-2018 10:00:00

If you’re a waste management company providing services for the oil and gas industry, you know all too well that the disposal of oil contaminated hazardous waste is extremely costly.

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Topics: waste management, Oil Sludge Treatment, oil waste process

The Power of a Pilot to Reduce Risk for Oil Sludge Treatment

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 27-Mar-2018 12:00:00

"What are the possible risks to consider when running a pilot test?” A question we receive from many customers. It is a great question.     

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Topics: Oil Sludge Treatment

6 Top Techniques to Improve your Oil Sludge Treatment Process

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 20-Mar-2018 10:00:00

If you are a part of a waste treatment company dealing with oil contaminated slops and sludge, you have seen all types of wastes. There is probably a good chance that at one time or another you received a truckload of some especially tough waste that your existing process just could not crack.

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Topics: Oil Sludge Treatment, oil slops treatment

The Oil Sludge Market as a Resource for the Oil Industry

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 13-Mar-2018 11:00:00

World Bank reports that there are approximately 9 billion metric tonnes of oil sludge on the planet. This oil sludge is generated as a by-product of the oil drilling and refining process, and consists of water, oil, solids and a range of chemicals that may have been introduced to the sludge at some point in the process.

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Topics: Enhanced Oil Recovery, Industry News, oil recovery, treating oil sludge, Oil Sludge Treatment

7 Ways to Get More Out of Your Centrifuge for Oil Sludge Treatment

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 06-Mar-2018 10:00:00

If you’re involved in treating oil-contaminated slops and sludge, it is likely you use a centrifuge in your treatment process.    

We love centrifuges and centrifuge operators, and in most cases, they love us as well. This is because centrifuges almost always improve the effectiveness of SASES chemicals, and SASES chemicals almost always improve the performance of centrifuges.   
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Topics: Oil Sludge Treatment, centrifuge

MIST Month - "323" Almost Any Oil Waste

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 23-Jan-2018 10:00:00

The MIST 323 system is used in both oil slops treatment and oil sludge treatment, and is capable of treating both solid waste and liquid waste. Solid waste including drill cuttings, oil sand, and heavy oil sludge. Liquid waste including oil slops, oil based mud waste, decommissioning waste, well washings, and refinery waste.

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Topics: MIST systems, oil slops treatment, Oil Sludge Treatment, oil waste treatment process, oil recovery

MIST Month - "240" A Massive Leap Forward

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 18-Jan-2018 10:00:00

The MIST 240 system can be used in both onshore and offshore oil waste treatment, including oil based mud drilling waste treatment, oil slops and oil sludge treatment, offshore decommissioning waste, oil waste pit cleanup, and refinery waste sludge.

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Topics: MIST systems, Drilling Waste, Oil Sludge Treatment

MIST Month - "220" Mobile Oil Recovery No.1

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 16-Jan-2018 10:00:00

The MIST 220 system is used in onshore and offshore oil waste treatment, including oil based mud drilling waste, oil slops and oil sludge treatment, offshore decommissioning waste, oil waste pit cleanup, and refinery waste sludge. All to recover the oil and cut the waste by 80% or more.

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Topics: MIST systems, Drilling Waste, Oil Sludge Treatment

The Solution to Your Tank Cleaning Problems

Posted by Sophie Cochrane on 28-Dec-2017 12:00:00

For over ten years SAS Environmental Services has led the way in developing integrated microemulsion solutions for tank cleaning operations, crude oil sludge treatment and oil slops treatment. We aim to create real synergy in our approach to tank cleaning by combining microemulsion chemistries with automated tank cleaning systems.

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Topics: tank cleaning, microemulsion, crude oil sludge, Oil Sludge Treatment, oil slops treatment