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Refinery Coker Pit Water Blasting
05/20/16
<p>NEW SUBMERSIBLE WATER BLASTING TOOL CAN HELP REFINERIES MORE EASILY MAINTAIN THEIR COKER UNITS&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <a href="/en/refinery-coker-pit-water-blasting">Veolia custom-designs a solution to clean a set of four submerged screens utilized to separate coke fines generated in a refinery's coking process from the water to be recycled in their hydraulic coke cutting system.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click Here</a></p>
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Refining Pipeline Decontamination and Reuse
04/19/16
PIPELINE DECONTAMINATION REPURPOSES EXISTING FUEL LINE TO ENHANCE REFINERY OPERATIONS&nbsp;<br /> <br style="font-size: 14px; font-weight: bold; line-height: 16.8px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);" /> <a href="/en/refinery-pipeline-decontamination-and-reuse">Veolia was asked to convert an existing fuel piping system into an instrumentation air piping system by using scrubbing pigs to flush the pipeline and chemically clean it.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Delivering Sustainable Solutions to Proctor & Gamble's Green Bay Facility
04/15/16
VEOLIA DELIVERS SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS FOR PROCTOR &amp; GAMBLE GREEN BAY<br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/delivering-sustainable-solutions-proctor-gamble-green-bay-s-facility" target="_blank">Working on-site at P&amp;G Green Bay, Veolia manages all of the facility's waste and byproducts, while maintaining compliance, reducing costs and striving for Zero-Landfill status.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Power Plant Caustic and Sulfuric Tank Cleaning
03/25/16
VEOLIA PROVIDES CAUSTIC &amp; SULFURIC TANK CLEANING TO NUCLEAR POWER PLANT<br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/power-plant-caustic-and-sulfuric-tank-cleaning" target="_blank">Veolia was challenged to clean caustic and sulfuric storage tanks and neutralize large volumes of sulfuric acid sludge with chromium for non-hazardous landfill disposal.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Total Waste Management for Steel Manufacturer
02/18/16
<p>VEOLIA PROVIDES STEEL MANUFACTURER WITH TOTAL WASTE MANAGEMENT SOLUTION<br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/industrial-manufacturing-total-waste-management" target="_blank">Veolia was challenged to develop a total waste management solution to minimize disposal costs and environmental impact.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a><br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p>
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Power Plant FGD Lagoon Dredging, Dewatering and Disposal
02/17/16
VEOLIA DREDGES, DEWATERS AND HELPS DISPOSE OF 8,000 CY OF POWER PLANT LAGOON SLUDGE IN 30 DAYS<br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/power-plant-fgd-lagoon-dredging-dewatering-and-disposal" target="_blank">Veolia was challenged to work with a large coal-fired power plant to remove and process a non-hazardous sludge stream from large lagoons to meet an EPA mandate.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Hands Free™ CPI Heat Exchanger Indexer Cleaning
02/17/16
HANDS FREE™ INDEXING CLEANS LARGE HEAT EXCHANGER&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/hands-free-tm-heat-exchanger-indexer-cleaning" target="_blank">Veolia was challenged by a Missouri-based chemical plant to use Hands Free™ technologies to clean a 20 foot-long heat exchanger with approximately 1,300 tubes during a turnaround. The customers' goals were to reduce project duration and cost, while increasing the exchanger's heat transfer efficiency.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Hands Free™ Chemical Plant Hydroblasting
02/16/16
HANDS FREE TURNAROUND REDUCES TURNAROUND COSTS AND SCHEDULE<br /> <br /> <a href="/en/hands-free-tm-chemical-plant-hydroblasting">Veolia was challenged by an Ohio chemical plant to clean 25 large heat exchangers and other equipment during a turnaround using 100% Hands Free<sup>TM&nbsp;</sup>hydroblasting technologies.<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Industrial Wastewater Recovery & Reuse for Ohio Refinery
02/3/16
<p>INDUSTRIAL&nbsp;WASTEWATER TREATMENT FOR&nbsp;OHIO REFINERY&nbsp;</p> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/site-based-industrial-wastewater-recovery-reuse" target="_blank">Veolia was challenged to update, run and maintain Toledo Refining Company's on-site wastewater treatment plant to optimize wastewater treatment, recover oily residuals and reuse as much of the process water as possible within the refinery.<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Hands Free™ Chemical Exchanger Cleaning
11/24/15
GAME-CHANGING SOLUTION FOR SULFURIC ACID BUNDLE CLEANING<br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/hands-free-tm-chemical-exchanger-cleaning" target="_blank">Veolia was challenged to develop a safer, faster cleaning solution for fouled sulfuric acid bundles using Hands Free™ tooling and innovative chemistry.<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here&nbsp;</a>
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Unscheduled Power Plant Explosives Cleaning
10/14/15
<a href="/en/unscheduled-power-plant-explosives-cleaning">EXPLOSIVES CLEANING CUTS CREW SIZE AND COST DURING UNSCHEDULED POWER PLANT OUTAGE<br /> <br /> Veolia was challenged to safely and effectively perform explosives cleaning at a power plant with 12 hours notice during an unscheduled outage.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Hands Free™ Refinery Tank Cleaning
10/7/15
<a href="/en/hands-free-tm-refinery-tank-cleaning">HANDS FREE™ TANK CLEANING&nbsp;<br /> <br /> Veolia was challenged to efficiently remove a build up of sludge and clean a structurally unsound black oil tank for one of their refinery customers, without manned entry into the tank.<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Gulf Coast Power Plant Boiler Cleaning
10/5/15
<a href="/en/power-plant-boiler-chemical-cleaning">GULF COAST POWER PLANT BOILER CLEANING</a><br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/power-plant-boiler-chemical-cleaning" target="_blank">Veolia challenged itself to remove all of the metal contaminants from the customer's boiler in one chemical cleaning phase, although the customer expected two cleaning phases to achieve that result.&nbsp;</a><br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/power-plant-boiler-chemical-cleaning" target="_blank">&gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Refinery FCC Unit Abrasive Waterjet Cutting
09/25/15
<a href="http://veolianorthamerica.com/en/refinery-fcc-unit-abrasive-waterjet-cutting" target="_blank"><strong><span style="line-height: 24px;">REFINERY FCC UNIT ABRASIVE WATERJET CUTTING&nbsp;<br /> <br /> One of Veolia's refinery customers engaged a leak repair contractor and Veolia to permanently seal a FCC unit manway cover that was leaking hot pressurized gasoline over 100 feet from the ground with minimal space to complete the repair. &nbsp;</span><br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</strong></a>
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FACILITY OPERATIONS AND MANAGEMENT FOR HYDRO-QUEBEC'S DATA CENTER
09/11/15
<a href="/hydroquebec"><strong>FACILITY OPERATIONS AND MANAGEMENT FOR HYDRO-QUEBEC'S DATA CENTER<br /> <br /> <em>State-of-the-art, certified Tier III data center for the world's largest hydroelectric producer will house the data of over four million customer accounts.<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</em></strong></a>
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Veolia helps University of Minnesota meet their heating needs
08/25/15
<a href="https://www.veolianorthamerica.com/en/veolia-helps-university-minnesota-meet-their-heating-needs" target="_blank"><strong>TWIN CITIES, MINN.&nbsp;</strong></a><br /> <br /> <em><strong><a href="https://www.veolianorthamerica.com/en/veolia-helps-university-minnesota-meet-their-heating-needs" target="_blank">Veolia provides reliable heat to 70,000 students in the coldest metropolitan area in the United States<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a></strong></em><br /> <br /> &nbsp;
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Atlanta, Ga. District Cooling
06/4/15
DISTRICT COOLING IN ATLANTA<br /> <br /> <em><a href="/atlanta-ga-district-cooling"><strong>In Atlanta, Veolia's district energy network provides chilled water to 3 million square feet of conditioned space in Atlantic Station, an innovative, 140-acre mixed-use development located in Atlanta's Midtown area.<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</strong></a></em>
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Baltimore, Md. District Heating and Cooling
06/4/15
DISTRICT HEATING AND COOLING IN BALTIMORE<br /> <br /> <a href="/baltimore-md-district-heating-and-cooling"><em><strong>In Baltimore, Veolia owns and operates district energy networks that provide the central business district with heating and cooling services.<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</strong></em></a>
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Grand Rapids, Mich. District Energy
06/4/15
<strong>GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. DISTRICT ENERGY<br /> <br /> <a href="/grand-rapids-mich-district-energy"><em>In Grand Rapids, Veolia's district energy network serves approximately 130 customers in the central business district with centrally-produced steam.<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</em></a></strong>
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Hilbert, WI
06/4/15
<a href="/landfill-gas-energy-hilbert-wis">LANDFILL GAS-TO-ENERGY IN HILBERT, WIS.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <em><strong>In Hilbert, WI, Veolia has designed and built, and now owns, operates and maintains a landfill gas-to-energy plant at the site of Veolia North America's Hickory Meadows landfill.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</strong></em></a>

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Refinery Coker Case Study Thumb
Refinery Coker Pit Water Blasting
05/20/16
<p>NEW SUBMERSIBLE WATER BLASTING TOOL CAN HELP REFINERIES MORE EASILY MAINTAIN THEIR COKER UNITS&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <a href="/en/refinery-coker-pit-water-blasting">Veolia custom-designs a solution to clean a set of four submerged screens utilized to separate coke fines generated in a refinery's coking process from the water to be recycled in their hydraulic coke cutting system.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click Here</a></p>
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Refining Pipeline Decontamination and Reuse
04/19/16
PIPELINE DECONTAMINATION REPURPOSES EXISTING FUEL LINE TO ENHANCE REFINERY OPERATIONS&nbsp;<br /> <br style="font-size: 14px; font-weight: bold; line-height: 16.8px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);" /> <a href="/en/refinery-pipeline-decontamination-and-reuse">Veolia was asked to convert an existing fuel piping system into an instrumentation air piping system by using scrubbing pigs to flush the pipeline and chemically clean it.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Delivering Sustainable Solutions to Proctor & Gamble's Green Bay Facility
04/15/16
VEOLIA DELIVERS SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS FOR PROCTOR &amp; GAMBLE GREEN BAY<br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/delivering-sustainable-solutions-proctor-gamble-green-bay-s-facility" target="_blank">Working on-site at P&amp;G Green Bay, Veolia manages all of the facility's waste and byproducts, while maintaining compliance, reducing costs and striving for Zero-Landfill status.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>
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Power Plant Caustic and Sulfuric Tank Cleaning
03/25/16
VEOLIA PROVIDES CAUSTIC &amp; SULFURIC TANK CLEANING TO NUCLEAR POWER PLANT<br /> <br /> <a href="https://veolianorthamerica.com/en/power-plant-caustic-and-sulfuric-tank-cleaning" target="_blank">Veolia was challenged to clean caustic and sulfuric storage tanks and neutralize large volumes of sulfuric acid sludge with chromium for non-hazardous landfill disposal.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &gt;&gt;Click here</a>