Monday, February 4, 2013

Company Updates Bakken Water Treatment Project

Los Angeles-based Sionix Corporation has announced the completion the initial phase of commercial testing of its proprietary water treating technology in the Williston Basin of North Dakota. The processing facility, located in Dickinson, has successfully treated production water from fracking operations in the Bakken formation. The project's proprietary treatment process employed chemical pre-treatment, clarification, filtration and the patented Sionix Dissolved Air Flotation system. The company claims the project has demonstrated significant reductions in total suspended solids, total oils and greases, metals, oxygen demand and turbidity.

Sionix engaged Clear Water Services to participate in the testing program to verify and provide independent, third party quantitative results. Clear Water established a sampling protocol and chain-of-custody procedures for samples that are currently being analyzed by a different and independent third party laboratory in North Dakota.

Sionix designs advanced water treatment systems intended for use in energy, government facilities, healthcare facilities, and emergency water supplies during natural disasters, housing development projects, and various industrial processes including subterranean fracturing used in oil and gas drilling. These systems can be located adjacent to contaminated water sites or as a pre-treatment for reverse osmosis and other membrane applications. Industries involved in dairy, agribusiness, meat processing, mining, poultry operations, and many others can benefit from Sionix' cost-effective, easily maintained, portable water treatment systems. More information about the company is available at

Source: Sionix

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