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How to Order, Install & Care for the Tube on Your Oil Skimmer

Posted by Jim Petrucci on Feb 09, 2018 11:15:00 AM

Our line of Brill® tube type oil skimmers feature our free-floating oil collector tube, made from our unique formula which creates a tube that loves oil. The tube is designed to be able to withstand the most abusive industrial environments involving changes in shape, movement, temperature, and chemical interaction. Upon placing your order, we select, cut, and weld the tube, at the length specific to your application.

To ensure your tube skimmer continues to perform as designed, always order your replacement tubes directly from Oil Skimmers, Inc.

To verify that your collector...

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After 5 Decades, Brill® Tube Type Oil Skimmers are Still the Best

Posted by Guy Flynn on Jan 18, 2018 11:49:00 AM

Brill tube oil skimmers are still the best

For 50 years, Oil Skimmers, Inc. has designed and developed oil skimmers, oil removal systems, and custom engineered solutions for over 35,000 applications in all industries, in 119 countries around the world.

Our company's founder invented the tube type oil skimmer to ensure efficient, effective oil removal in any application, small or large. Five decades later, we offer a full line of industrial oil removal equipment as well as custom engineering capabilities to...

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Topics: model 6v model 5H why the tube? model 1H tube skimmers model 7v

1 Multi-Billion Dollar Energy Project, 23 Custom Oil Skimmers, 120 Days

Posted by Guy Flynn on Sep 17, 2017 09:37:00 AM

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How Did We Do It?

 

Service

The sales, engineering and operations teams at Oil Skimmers, Inc. all worked together to devise a customized solution that met the customer’s stringent commercial and technical requirements. With Oil Skimmers, Inc., customers are not only guaranteed the very best in oil skimming technology, they are also provided superior customer service. When possible, we meet with our customers and visit their facilities. And, we always make it our mission to help solve their issues, address their challenges...

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Topics: oil removal model 6v global energy coal seam gas custom

Railroad Fueling

Posted by Jim Hebert on Jun 17, 2016 08:30:00 AM

Small Spills = Large Problems: A Look into Fueling Best Practices for the Railroad Industry

Fact – fuel contains toxic substances. Thus, fuel spills can have a decidedly negative impact on the environment. Specifically, with regard to diesel fuel use in the transportation industry, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has strict regulations in place to help prevent the contamination of water and soil during fueling.

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Companies that encounter frequent or consistent refueling, like those in the railroad industry,...

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How Oil Skimming is Helping Truck Wash Facilities Meet Wastewater Regulations

Posted by Ken Gray on May 26, 2016 08:30:00 AM

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Facilities that wash down heavy equipment or trucks often have to balance several operational priorities at once. For example, ensuring adequate washing of trucks/equipment while reducing operational expenses and meeting environmental standards.

For many, this balancing act can seem daunting; however, it doesn’t have to be. The following two companies with heavy equipment and truck washdown facilities recently found that they were able to meet all of...

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Topics: oil skimmer model 6v model 5H heavy equipment truck wash

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