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Metaflo Crosslinx Hydrovac On-Site Solution

Hydrovac On-Site Solution

By MetaFLO / July 11, 2018

Shipping hydrovac mud for disposal out of downtown Toronto reduces productivity and is very costly. These restrictions and costs were a challenge for Crosslinx at the Bayview Station construction site. Not only was Crosslinx able to maximize their productive hours per day with their hydrovac equipment – they only require that single hydrovac to complete daily activities.

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No-Dig Show 2018

NASTT’s 2018 No-Dig Show

By MetaFLO / June 20, 2018

Drilling fluid and cuttings from Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) and Direct Pipe (DP) Installations is considered a regulated waste in most parts of the country and as such requires some detailed planning prior to a project’s initiation.

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Soil Disposal North America

Wet or Dry – MetaFLO Solves Excess Soil Challenges

By MetaFLO / June 20, 2018

Our solutions for these challenges have diverted millions of cubic metres of soil from landfill to beneficial reuse applications, reduced the carbon footprint of construction work by thousands of tonnes, eliminated the doubt about where excess soils have been deposited and this has all happened while our solutions have reduced the cost of managing these excess soil inventories.

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The Business of Dirt

By MetaFLO / March 14, 2018

Industry-academic collaborative research projects can be extremely beneficial, especially for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), as they can provide access to not only intellectual expertise, but more importantly, access to advanced laboratory equipment and low cost labour (students). There are numerous funding routes that are available for industry-academic collaborations, which allow SMEs to better leverage their resources and get the most bang-for-their-buck.

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Industry Academic Collaboration

By MetaFLO / September 11, 2017

Industry-academic collaborative research projects can be extremely beneficial, especially for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), as they can provide access to not only intellectual expertise, but more importantly, access to advanced laboratory equipment and low cost labour (students). There are numerous funding routes that are available for industry-academic collaborations, which allow SMEs to better leverage their resources and get the most bang-for-their-buck.

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New Year’s Regulations

By MetaFLO / January 31, 2017

It’s going to be an exciting year at MetaFLO Technologies. We have more backlogged projects and are receiving more inquiries from interested organizations than ever before. One common theme from this activity – new regulations, guidelines and enforcement from jurisdictions all over North America.

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Pipeline Construction Process Improvement

Pipeline Construction Process Improvement

By MetaFLO / February 3, 2016

Pipeline owners are making incremental work process improvements behind the scenes using MetaFLO’s liquid waste solidification technology. MetaFLO provides technology that facilitates the solidification of liquid waste streams into solid material. Organizations that put pipeline in the ground benefit from this proven technology to manage the drill waste fluids and cuttings generated from this work process.

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Mud Disposal California – Hydro Excavation

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduced by MetaFLO

By Sam Huang / January 25, 2016

Major energy projects to factor in greenhouse gas emissionsMetaFLO’s patented solidification technology has already been shown to significantly improve the disposal of waste drilling fluid, by reducing risk, greenhouse gas emissions, and overall cost. At MetaFLO, we believe that there is always a better solution, and we strive to enhance our proven technology to even greater heights.

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Municipal Landfills Benefit from MetaFLO Treated Material

Municipal Landfills Benefit from MetaFLO Treatment

By Michael MacDonald / December 2, 2015

MetaFLO’s patented solutions are well aligned with the needs of municipal landfills and present a departure from traditional methods of managing slurry waste streams. Heavy liquid waste streams such as hydro excavation mud or horizontal directional drilling (HDD) fluids can be solidified in the field with a very low dose of MetaFLO reagent reducing carbon footprint, waste volume, cost and risk.

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How does MetaFLO do it? Sorption.

By Michael MacDonald / October 15, 2015

Seeing our products work for the first time often gets the same response as a street magician does with a surprising card trick. We at MetaFLO are accustomed to seeing liquids turn into solids before our eyes, but many new clients are not. A first time observation of our solidification capabilities usually leads the observer to ask, “How can that be, how does it work?”

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