Remove fat, oil and grease from industrial process water and wastewater
The super-duty Model 7V features a 1-inch collector tube and
variable speed drive for increased oil pick-up capacity. The
skimmer is Epoxy coated for added durability and performance
in the harshest of conditions.
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The Model 6V is the keystone of our product line, and has
been efficiently removing oil in all industries and
applications around the world for decades. The 6V can be
part of any of our oil removal systems.
The Model 5H is ideal for applications where the skimmer can
be located within 2-3 feet of the water level. The 5H is
often mounted directly to the edge of a tank for continuous
The compact Model 1H features a 1/2-inch collector tube to
remove oil from aqueous washing and machining coolant tanks
where restricted access or small surface area make skimming
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Our 3F Series floating
weir skimmers work in
sumps, tanks, parts washers, equalization tanks, settling and
leachate ponds, lagoons or open water.
The 3F 360 floating weir
skimmer features floats and a central intake weir capable of
skimming oil from all directions (360 degrees). The weir can
be manually adjusted, dependent on the thickness of the oil
layer on the surface. Ideal for spill clean up, or as the
first stage of oil removal prior to separation or further
3F Flow Control weir skimmers
are easily deployable and well-suited for a wide range of
oil removal jobs. The design makes possible skimming high
volumes of oil, and the weir self-adjusts based on flow
rate, which is controlled by changing pump pressure. Easily
set up by one person for fast spill response, or sudden
increase in capacity.
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Complete oil removal system all on one skid. Skimmer, oil storage tank with decanter, transfer pump and controller. See all models and options.
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Fully enclosed & gasketed, the ESS is protected from the elements, and vapor sealed to contain VOCs
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Pre-engineered mounting solutions for tanks, pits, sumps, guard rails and walls. Systems include sludge pans, decanters, controllers, and more.
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Cantilevers and Balanced Booms extend the reach of the skimmer up to 16 feet out from the mount's base. For oil removal in pits, ponds and lagoons.
Extended Reach Systems ➜
Mobile solutions for all applications, large or small. Recover waste oil at multiple plant locations or at various points around large ponds and lagoons with one versatile, portable, tank-mounted oil recovery system.
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For applications where the skimmer needs to be hung, and overhead structure is present, we have a variety of solutions for hanging the skimming system.
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The SAS® Tank is a complete oil separation and removal solution,
combining an oil water separator with a Brill tube type oil skimmer.
Separate And Skim (SAS) oil from water with maximum efficiency.
The CoolSkim® Oil Water Separator removes tramp oil from CNC
machine coolant sumps and parts washers to extend the life of coolants and
wash water, eliminating oil build up and bacteria growth.
Oil water separation, oil skimming and wastewater flow regulation - all in
one solution. A Skim 1st Tank is a combination of tank and tube-type oil
skimmer to conveniently solve the problems of oil separation and removal
when wastewater is treated in batches or at varying flow rates.
To ensure the least possible percentage of water in the oil collected by our
skimmers, add the decanter to your system. The decanter further separates
the oil and water, and returns any collected water to the area being
skimmed. The Decanter can be added to any of our oil removal systems.
Custom Engineered Solutions for Oil Skimming and Removal
We custom engineer solutions to separate and remove oil from process water and wastewater.
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With 50 years
in the oil skimming business, we've seen applications in every industry and
have put together this collection of information and resources for your
Find an oil removal solution for your industry or
application by selecting from the list below.
With over 50 years of applications knowledge, our team of experts built this library of resources for those dealing with the challange of removing oil from water in any application.
A wide variety of industries – an even wider variety of
applications and solutions.
Download our eBooks to learn more about oil removal methods, benefits and solutions.
eBook: The Benefits of Removing Oil From Water
Removing oil from water, whether process water or wastewater
– is important for a number of reasons and can offer
significant benefits such as:
Learn more about each of these benefits, the importance of
removing oil from water, and the most efficient methods of
eBook: Oil Removal Challenges (and Solutions)
in the Food Industry
The massive food and beverage industry has a consistent
problem—removing fat, oil and grease (FOG) from wastewater.
In this ebook, The Oil Removal Solution Experts® answer many questions including:
Download the ebook and discover the cost-saving solution to
oily water and more.
eBook: Oil Water Separator Application Sourcebook
Reasons Why Choosing the Right Oil Water Separation System is Important:
Learn about oil water separator systems engineered to excel where others fall short.
Download our white papers to learn more about oil
skimmers and oil removal solutions in your application or industry.
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Waste Oil Recovery Manual
When it comes to removing oil from water for recovery, reuse
or recycling, trust the experts at Oil Skimmers, Inc. Over
the years, we’ve collected dozens of typical problems
encountered in waste oil, tramp oil and sludge recovery, and
now we’ve assembled them into one publication.
If it’s a problem, we have the solution. Order our
FREE Waste Oil Recovery Manual for more
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Oil Removal Solutions Blog
With over 50 years of first-hand applications knowledge, our team of experts has written about a variety of issues and solutions regarding oily water applications. We hope you'll find this Blog to be a valuable resource as you learn how others with applications like yours addressed their oil removal challenges, and the solutions and oil removal equipment applied.
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For 50 years, Oil Skimmers, Inc. has been the industry leader in
providing oil removal solutions for all industries and applications
around the world.
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on Oct 30, 2018 10:18:00 AM
Inadequate oil removal equipment could be costing your
manufacturing company money.
In this post, we discuss how tube type oil
skimmers—those that use a closed-loop tube
on the water’s surface to attract floating oil or grease—can save you money compared to
Because they can’t get clogged with...
Manufacturing Cost Cutting
Tube Oil Skimming
why the tube?