Cleaning

Hydroblasting & Ultra-High Pressure Cleaning

Hydroblasting & Ultra-High Pressure

Veolia has a large and diverse fleet of hydroblasting equipment and Hands Free™ Technologies designed to safely and efficiently remove fouling and deposits from all types of equipment. These may include exchangers, towers and vessels, lines and sewers, and other contaminated surfaces. As a recognized industry leader with a powerful combination of technology, skill, experience and safety record, you’ll have the confidence of knowing your equipment will be thoroughly cleaned by Veolia.
 

HIGH PRESSURE CLEANING POWER, UNMATCHED EXPERTISE AND CUSTOM SOLUTIONS

From conventional 10,000 PSI pressures to the combination of water and aggregate at more than 40,000 PSI, we routinely achieve pressure cleaning results that surpass our customers’ expectations. In many cases, automated tooling is combined with the hydroblasting unit to enhance pressure cleaning efficiency and productivity. For custom needs, our experts can develop unique cleaning solutions and applications at our in-house Methods & Development location in LaPorte, Texas. 

When you partner with Veolia, you benefit by:
  • Veolia's unwavering commitment to safety
  • Our industry-leading portfolio of  Hands Free™ Technologies 
  • ​Thorough, consistent cleaning results with equipment capable of delivering up to 40,000 PSI
  • Solutions for cleaning hard-to-reach or hazardous areas with robotics and remote control technologies
  • Savings from automated cleaning solutions that use low water volume, take less time, deliver higher degrees of cleanliness and require less manpower compares to conventional, manual methods
     

SERVICES AND APPLICATIONS

  • ​Coating removal
  • Weld preparation and mill scale removal
  • Surface preparation and cleaning
  • Refractory removal
  • Polymer removal
  • Online cleaning
  • Automated cleaning technologies
  • Air pre-heaters
  • Decoking
  • Boiler deslagging
  • Boiler recovery bottoms
  • Exchangers
  • Furnaces
  • Reactors
  • Evaporators
  • Condenser tubes
  • Water recirculation

EQUIPMENT

Veolia’s Hands Free portfolio for automated cleaning applications includes:
  • Proprietary technologies including the Diamondback™, Viper™ and other custom-built tooling
  • Multi-lance tube-side cleaning width variable rotation and feed rates
  • High-horsepower, rotating multi-tip shell-side cleaning
  • Specialized tools for cleaning paper mill rolls, air pre-heaters, extruders, boilers, tanks, vessel and tower interiors and piping
  • 2-D & 3-D nozzles
  • Spread units
  • Lancing machines
  • Roto-mole
  • Rotating hose device pipe cleaner

CUSTOMIZATION

Veolia is experienced with at developing specialized equipment and tooling for unique cleaning applications. Our facility in LaPorte, Texas, is staffed with professionals that can help design and develop new and custom cleaning accessories specifically targeted and created for your company’s cleaning application.

SAFETY

Our operational expertise is backed by industry-leading safety performance and compliance ratings that you can trust to mitigate risk from your business.  With 13 OSHA-VPP Star Certified sites, plus additional sites pursuing certification, we are the most VPP-Certified environmental services provider in North America.

​Our employees are well trained and informed on the latest:
  • Safety requirements
  • OSHA standards
  • Plant operational procedures
  • Hazardous materials handling methods
  • Cleaning techniques
  • Services

    SERVICES AND APPLICATIONS

    • ​Coating removal
    • Weld preparation and mill scale removal
    • Surface preparation and cleaning
    • Refractory removal
    • Polymer removal
    • Online cleaning
    • Automated cleaning technologies
    • Air pre-heaters
    • Decoking
    • Boiler deslagging
    • Boiler recovery bottoms
    • Exchangers
    • Furnaces
    • Reactors
    • Evaporators
    • Condenser tubes
    • Water recirculation
  • Equipment

    EQUIPMENT

    Veolia’s Hands Free portfolio for automated cleaning applications includes:
    • Proprietary technologies including the Diamondback™, Viper™ and other custom-built tooling
    • Multi-lance tube-side cleaning width variable rotation and feed rates
    • High-horsepower, rotating multi-tip shell-side cleaning
    • Specialized tools for cleaning paper mill rolls, air pre-heaters, extruders, boilers, tanks, vessel and tower interiors and piping
    • 2-D & 3-D nozzles
    • Spread units
    • Lancing machines
    • Roto-mole
    • Rotating hose device pipe cleaner
  • Customization

    CUSTOMIZATION

    Veolia is experienced with at developing specialized equipment and tooling for unique cleaning applications. Our facility in LaPorte, Texas, is staffed with professionals that can help design and develop new and custom cleaning accessories specifically targeted and created for your company’s cleaning application.
  • Safety

    SAFETY

    Our operational expertise is backed by industry-leading safety performance and compliance ratings that you can trust to mitigate risk from your business.  With 13 OSHA-VPP Star Certified sites, plus additional sites pursuing certification, we are the most VPP-Certified environmental services provider in North America.

    ​Our employees are well trained and informed on the latest:
    • Safety requirements
    • OSHA standards
    • Plant operational procedures
    • Hazardous materials handling methods
    • Cleaning techniques