For 50 years, Oil Skimmers, Inc. has designed and engineered custom oil removal systems for all industries and applications around the world. Select from the systems featured here, or learn more about custom engineered solutions below.
Our experienced team of engineers can design a complete oil skimming system that meets the needs of your specific application. Click the button below to see what we've done for some of our customers.
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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.
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Mobile solutions for all applications, large or small.
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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 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 oil removal.
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 a challenge.
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 wastewater treatment.
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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The SAS® Tank is a complete oil separation and removal solution, combining an oil water separator with an oil skimmer. Ideal for parts washing systems, or any application. SAS Tanks are designed and engineered for each application and flow rate.
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The CoolSkim® Oil Water Separator is an efficient and effective coolant management system that removes tramp oil from coolant systems to extend the life of coolants and eliminate bacteria growth in the coolant sump.
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, oil removal and varying flow rates of wastewater.
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.
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 reference.
Find an oil removal solution for your industry or application by selecting from the list below.
Our 50 years of experience regarding oil-on-water issues provides us with knowlege and expertise that we share in this Solutions Library.
A wide variety of industries – an even wider variety of problems 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:
The new infographic on page 17 of this eBook illustrates the opportunities to remove oil from water used in industrial processes, and from industrial wastewater.
Learn more about each of these benefits, the importance of removing oil from water, and the most efficient methods of oil removal.
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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 information!
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