Pages: 2 Published: Oct 1998
Air conveyors are also used as suction skimmers. In these systems oil and water are picked up at high velocity and carried through a large diameter hose into a large reception bin. Oil and debris become entrained in the high velocity air stream and are carried to the bin for temporary storage. Oil/water separators are recommended to deal with the large volumes of water that may be recovered along with the oil.
Paper ID: MNL10699M