FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - October 17, 2013) - Enviro Voraxial Technology, Inc. (EVTN) is pleased to announce that it has been chosen as a finalist in two new and separate regions established by the Oil & Gas Awards organization, West Coast and Mid-Continent, as the Manufacturer of the Year for 2013.
"The Oil & Gas Awards recognize the outstanding achievements made within the Upstream and Midstream sectors of the Oil & Gas Industry. The Awards are a platform for the Industry to demonstrate and celebrate the advances made in the key areas of environmental stewardship, efficiency, innovation, corporate social responsibility and health & safety. Through innovation, the Industry has driven forward technological developments, which have created a renaissance in the energy sector, enabling the U.S. to tap into one of the world's largest natural gas reserves." -- Reference from the Oil & Gas Awards website.
The Voraxial® offers the oil and gas industry many engineering benefits including high quality separation with an ease of installation and operation, and economical benefits, specifically cost savings from the acquisition, installation, operation and maintenance of the equipment. Since the Voraxial® is compact, and energy efficient, complete turnkey systems can be supplied to treat a variety of fluid streams to reduce the customers treatment cost and increase the separation efficiency. Without creating a pressure loss, the Voraxial® provides for quality separation while decreasing the amount of space, energy and weight to conduct the separation -- all of which are precious commodities in a variety of markets, especially the oil and gas industry. These Separators have been deployed in various sectors of the oil and gas industry including frac water treatment, offshore platforms, FPSO, refinery and production facilities, oil spill and tar sands, among others.
EVTN was selected by a jury that included experts from corporations such as Texas A&M University, Anadarko Petroleum, Blue Racer Midstream, B&H Energy Partners, Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering, Stonehenge Energy Resources, Breitling Oil and Gas, Spindletop Oil & Gas, Department of Environmental Protection, WPX Energy, Seely Oil Company, Fossil Oil Company, FIML Natural Resources, National Fuel Gas Midstream Corporation, Creed Operating Company, Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation, Steptoe and Johnson, Austin Exploration, Exco Resources, Forestar, Shell Oil Company, High Sierra Energy, Sage Midstream, WhitMar Exploration Company, M3 Midstream, Epsilon Energy, Cenovus, Westcon Industries, PVR Partners, Calypso Energy, Oil & Gas Financial Journal, Kriebel Companies, Fidelity Exploration & Production Company, Approach Resources, Gasco Energy, Carrizo Oil & Gas, Santa Maria Energy, Apache Corporation, Arsenal Energy, Millennium Pipeline, Petrochase, Buccaneer Energy Limited, Venoco, Pardee Resources Company, Forestar and Cheniere Energy. The winners for each category will be announced at their respective region's awards ceremony this month, specifically, October 24th in Bakersfield, California for the West Coast Awards and October 29th in Oklahoma City at the Mid-Continent Awards.
Links in this release:
Oil & Gas Awards: www.oilandgasawards.com
Enviro Voraxial Technology, Inc.: www.evtn.com
About Enviro Voraxial Technology: EVTN is the developer and manufacturer of the Voraxial® Separator, a unique, patented, in-line turbo-separator that provides a cost effective method to efficiently separate large volumes of solids and liquids with different specific gravities and without the need of a pressure drop. The Voraxial® provides highly efficient bulk separation while requiring less space, energy and weight than conventional separators processing the same volume. The Voraxial® is capable of simultaneously separating up to three components, such as oil, water and sand. The Voraxial® can be used as a stand-alone separator or incorporated with other equipment to provide a complete turnkey solution that allows customers to treat a variety of fluid streams while reducing treatment cost and increasing separation efficiency.
The separation market encompasses a series of multibillion dollar segments, spread globally across many industries and applications. EVTN continues to pursue the oil & gas industry but is also processing proposals from other industries such as mining, food processing, manufacturing and oil spill industries. EVTN owns significant IP surrounding the Voraxial® and has new innovations under development. Please see www.evtn.com for additional information.
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