CALGARY, Aug. 4 /CNW/ - CCS Corporation, an environmental solutions company with operations in Canada and the U.S., has been deployed to assist with oil spill recovery efforts along the Louisiana Coast. CCS has deployed its unique ConSep System which separates oil from water through a series of process tanks and separation technologies, leaving the water suitable for return to the Gulf. This proprietary technology includes a centrifuge system manufactured by Ocean Therapy Solutions (OTS) and promoted by Kevin Costner.
"By combining the centrifuge with our proprietary systems and extensive operating experience, we have been approved for deployment with the oil spill recovery efforts," said Phil Vogel, President, CCS Corporation U.S. "We have been operating this technology for over 10 years and we believe with our technology and expertise we can assist with the recovery efforts along the coast."
BP has agreed to deploy 32 OTS units, all of which will be operated by CCS personnel, in partnership with OTS. CCS has already deployed 7 of its own units to assist with the recovery effort, and we are also deploying other equipment which will aid in the de-oiling of impacted waters such as backwashable water polishing filters.
About CCS Corporation
CCS Corporation is a recognized industry leader providing integrated and environmentally responsible services to upstream and downstream oil and gas companies in Canada and the U.S. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, CCS has almost 2,600 employees and provides a diverse number of services across four divisions. CCS Midstream Services provides oilfield waste treatment, recovery and disposal through a network of facilities across western Canada. CCS Energy Marketing provides crude oil and condensate marketing services. HAZCO Environmental Services offers integrated remediation, waste management and decommissioning solutions. Concord Well Servicing manages well completions, workovers and abandonments with a fleet of 139 rigs. Additional integrated services include regulatory compliance expertise, inactive well management, well and pipeline abandonments, oilfield equipment rental, metals recycling and geotechnical and environmental drilling.
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