Cleaning

Complete Tank Cleaning and Separations

Complete Tank Cleaning and Separations

Ensuring safe operation, compliance and process efficiency are vital when managing the complex and ongoing cleaning requirements of your tank assets. Veolia North America has the specialized expertise, advanced technology, safety record and industry experience to provide a comprehensive solution with a single point of responsibility. We can deliver complete tank cleaning and separations services on a national level to help you keep your tank and storage systems safe, inspection-ready and operating at the highest efficiency every step of the way.
 

A COST-EFFECTIVE, COMPLIANT AND COMPLETE TANK MANAGEMENT SOLUTION

Veolia can help you service and manage all aspects of virtually any type of tank and sludge, including: crude, fuel and slop oil, asphalt, wastewater, gasoline, sour water and benzene. Our tank and separations management team is committed to providing your company with an integrated solution that:
  • Emphasizes and demands safe work practices from all personnel
  • Gets results with productive and highly experienced supervisors and craftsmen trained in all aspects of tank management and process efficiency
  • Meets or exceeds industry quality standards
  • Gives you access to the most advanced tank cleaning technology, such as Veolia's Gator™ technology, our proprietary robotic tank cleaning cannon
  • Offers sludge removal and processing using the most cost-effective technology possible, depending on the specific sludge stream characteristics and contents
  • Looks for opportunities to minimize waste by blending tank sludge into a useful fuel stock or preparing it for an on-site coker feed / recycling solution
     

SERVICES

  • ​Project management
  • ​Degassing
  • Separations, dewatering, particle sizing of sludges
  • Transportation and box management
  • Disposal
  • On-site, long-term sludge management
  • Tank cleaning with a wide range of technologies, based on tank conditions and material
  • Gator™ tank cleaning service
  • Rotary jet nozzles
  • Actuating nozzle
  • Manway cannons

COMPLIANCE

Veolia tank cleaning personnel are 40-hour HAZMAT, confined space rescue trained and are experienced in a variety of oily tank sludge removal, processing and cleaning projects for oil refineries, pipelines and power plants.

Prior to beginning any tank cleaning project, Veolia engineers and operation personnel develop a site and scope specific Project Operation and Safety Manual (POSM) consisting of the following major components:
  • Site-specific Health and Environmental Safety Plan (HESP)
  • A Job Safety Analysis (JSA) executed, reviewed and signed by every on-site Veolia employee on every shift
  • Process Flow Diagrams and P&ID Drawings (stamped by PE)
  • Project Operations Plan and Equipment Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)
  • Hazards of Operations Review (HazOps)
  • Start-up and Shut-down Checklist

Corporate Tank Cleaning Standards (based on API 2015 & 2016), including best practices for confined space entry, ventilation and de-gassing, spill prevention and other critical procedures are carefully followed.

EQUIPMENT

  • ​The Gator™ tank cleaning service, a robotic cannon equipped with lights and camera
  • Centrifuge
  • Filter press
  • Belt press
  • Articulated nozzles
  • High volume circulation pumps
  • Air diaphragm pumps
  • Portable steam plants
  • Specialized manifold systems
  • Filter pots
  • In-line grinders
  • Hydraulic submersible pumps
  • P-43 rotary jet mixer
  • Services

    SERVICES

    • ​Project management
    • ​Degassing
    • Separations, dewatering, particle sizing of sludges
    • Transportation and box management
    • Disposal
    • On-site, long-term sludge management
    • Tank cleaning with a wide range of technologies, based on tank conditions and material
    • Gator™ tank cleaning service
    • Rotary jet nozzles
    • Actuating nozzle
    • Manway cannons
  • Compliance

    COMPLIANCE

    Veolia tank cleaning personnel are 40-hour HAZMAT, confined space rescue trained and are experienced in a variety of oily tank sludge removal, processing and cleaning projects for oil refineries, pipelines and power plants.

    Prior to beginning any tank cleaning project, Veolia engineers and operation personnel develop a site and scope specific Project Operation and Safety Manual (POSM) consisting of the following major components:
    • Site-specific Health and Environmental Safety Plan (HESP)
    • A Job Safety Analysis (JSA) executed, reviewed and signed by every on-site Veolia employee on every shift
    • Process Flow Diagrams and P&ID Drawings (stamped by PE)
    • Project Operations Plan and Equipment Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)
    • Hazards of Operations Review (HazOps)
    • Start-up and Shut-down Checklist

    Corporate Tank Cleaning Standards (based on API 2015 & 2016), including best practices for confined space entry, ventilation and de-gassing, spill prevention and other critical procedures are carefully followed.
  • Equipment

    EQUIPMENT

    • ​The Gator™ tank cleaning service, a robotic cannon equipped with lights and camera
    • Centrifuge
    • Filter press
    • Belt press
    • Articulated nozzles
    • High volume circulation pumps
    • Air diaphragm pumps
    • Portable steam plants
    • Specialized manifold systems
    • Filter pots
    • In-line grinders
    • Hydraulic submersible pumps
    • P-43 rotary jet mixer