Water Planet, a global supplier of intelligent membrane products, has been selected by Clean Industrial Technologies, Inc. (CIT) to install its IntelliFlux-controlled CMS-2500 system in a gas refinery located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The containerized system provided by Water Planet will treat onsite wastewaters for direct reuse.
Whether it is for disposal or reuse, produced water treatment has become a major focus in both the water and the oil and gas industries during the past decade. Ceramic membranes, which were developed more than 30 years ago, are becoming an important technology for produced water treatment. In fact, it is becoming evident that these membranes offer some of the best values in the emerging areas of water management for the upstream oil and gas industry, as well as in refineries.