Railroads are among the
world’s most environmentally conscious companies. In an industry that re-fuels hundreds of locomotives every
day and can use up to 5,000 gallons of diesel fuel for just one re-fuel, railroad yards must both prevent
and properly manage spills when they occur. When it comes to storm water and wastewater treatment, fuel
spills and oil leaks can pose significant challenges.
Spilled fuel or leaked oil at a railroad yard typically ends up in a collection...
When some think about oil on water, they think only of oil
spills in open water. “But mixing oil and water is quite common in the manufacturing world,” Jim Petrucci
says. “People who use water to any degree in manufacturing are going to get oil in it, whether it’s on
purpose or by accident,” he explains.
water is a byproduct of oil and natural gas extraction. Typically, the salt water contains residual
oil. For companies involved in the disposal of salt water, removing the residual oil from the water offers
potentially significant economic benefit.
One salt water disposal facility successfully used a Model 6V Brill® oil skimmer with the
free floating collector tube, from Oil Skimmers, Inc. to remove oil from its disposal pit. The Model 6V
performed flawlessly and...
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
To ensure your tube skimmer continues to perform as designed, always order your replacement tubes directly from
Oil Skimmers, Inc.
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...