Benefits of Cleanawater drum skimmers
- Fast deployment for a rapid response to spills
- Saves on expensive and prolonged clean-ups
- Easy to use thanks to a light construction
- Provides a highly efficient solution to spills
A rapid response to oil spills
When it comes to oil spills, time is crucial. Fast deployment is key to reducing oil loss and environmental damage. That's why Cleanawater oil skimmers feature a lightweight aluminium or Polyethylene HD construction, which allows for easy transportation and quick deployment.
Recover up to 180,000 litres per hour
In independent tests, Cleanawater drum oil skimmers proved that they could recover between 5,000 and 180,000 litres per hour. So, whether it's a small or large spill, with our oil skimmers you're covered. Whatever your oil spill you'll always get an outstanding result.
Long-lasting and reliable performance
Our drum oil skimmers feature a light anodised frame, high-density polyethylene drums, and a simple yet secure construction. Combined, these components ensure the durability of our skimmers, as well as their resistance to impact and abrasions.
Reclaim 97% oil and only 3% water
Suitable for reclaiming both light and heavy oils, Cleanawater drum skimmers are market leaders in efficient recovery. They typically recover 97% oil and only 3% water. And, they can operate effectively in as little as 75mm of water.
- TDS 118
- TDS 136
- Magnum 100
- Magnum 200
- Magnum 400
Why choose Cleanawater?
As your one-stop water treatment provider, we're committed to supplying the right solution for your business. Our award-winning products are engineered for performance, economy and ease of use. That includes both custom-built and off-the-shelf units approved by all major water authorities.
Our comprehensive after-sales service includes support from experts in your area. So you can always speak to somebody who understands your local market.
We distribute across Australia with fast, efficient delivery for off-the-shelf systems. And we'll install, service and maintain your equipment on a schedule that suits you – ensuring minimal downtime.
It means superior results and outstanding value for your investment.
Cleanawater drum oil skimmers are to be deployed immediately after an oil spill occurs. They should be placed at the location of the spill and on top of the water.
Once deployed, the skimmer is connected to a pneumatic or hydraulic power source. The skimmer's drums then turn over and over again on the water's surface.
Oil sticks to the drum surface as the drums rotate, and this separates the oil from the water. As this occurs, the oil is also scraped away and drained into a collection trough.
The oil is then pumped into a collection tank which is located on the shore or on board a nearby vessel.
- Capacities of 5,000 to 180,000 litres per hour available
- Grooved drums can be included for even greater recovery
- Choice of hydraulic or pneumatic drive
- Suitable for a range of situations, from small lakes to offshore
- 2 year warranty against defects in material and workmanship
- Our team offer full drum oil skimmer training, trials and commissioning
- We can provide fast delivery to most locations, even with short notice
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