Calgary, CANADA, June 29, 2017 – ClearBakk Energy Services Ltd. (“ClearBakk”) is pleased to announce they have executed a collaboration agreement with Kemira Chemicals, Inc. (“Kemira”). Under the terms of this agreement ClearBakk will be the exclusive manufacturer of equipment for the wetting and hydration of polymers for use in Chemically Enhanced Oil Recovery (CEOR) and Oil Sands markets in North and South America.
ClearBakk and Kemira combine engineering and fabrication excellence alongside industry leading polyacrylamide polymer dissolution know-how to develop unique solutions for clients’ needs. Polymer shear mitigation strategies, rapid dissolution techniques, effective injection solutions and other critical variables are optimized with client requirements through direct collaboration.
ClearBakk and Kemira have successfully completed two projects together and are currently initiating a project to supply one of the largest polymer hydration facilities in the world. “ClearBakk is pleased that Kemira has shown such confidence in our team to design and supply equipment for them in what is such an important and growing market sector for Kemira” said ClearBakk’s CEO, Dan Huras.
ClearBakk is a Calgary based company that works with its clients to focus on their water use challenges to develop solutions that offer economic and regulatory benefits with minimal impact to current operations. They do this by providing mobile and modular packaged treatment plants for water and domestic and industrial wastewater. In addition to supplying the best available technologies in an integrated system to deliver innovative approaches to treatment for safe discharge and/or reuse, they offer full service from the initial needs assessment to designing, engineering and manufacturing the ideal solution – fully supported with installation, operation and service. ClearBakk is a member of the CTI-ORELIS group, CTI-Orelis comprises a Group of 4 entities specialized in Advanced Ceramics, Membrane, Water treatment, Catalysis and Gas emission control expertise. CTI, Orelis, Enercat and ClearBakk develop specialty products and services with a worldwide footprint thanks to a network of subsidiaries, design groups, engineering and manufacturing plants in Europe, the Americas and Asia.
Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water-intensive industries. In 2016, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.4 billion and 4,800 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. They provide expertise, application know-how and chemicals that improve customers’ water, energy and raw material efficiency. The focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas, mining and water treatment. Backed by a truly global footprint and unmatched expertise in polymer synthesis and manufacturing. Kemira enables customers to improve their long term profitability and resource efficiency with fully tailored, optimized solutions, including equipment, services and chemicals.
For more information please visit our website at www.clearbakk.com.
|Dan Huras, Chief Executive Officer||Alan Flower|
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