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About Aqua-Guard

Company History

Aqua-Guard has been involved in most major oil spills internationally since 1968. 

During this period, Aqua-Guard has supplied professional expertise and major caches of oil spill response equipment including oil skimming systems, containment booms, and other oil spill response related equipment  to over 104 countries world-wide.

History/Technological Developments
2012 ISO 9001:2008 Certification
2010 URO offshore oil skimming system developed for Petrobras Brasil
2009 Witnessed heavy oil operational testing of RBS TRITON™ skimmers performed by DNV (Det Norske Veritas)
2007 Witnessed operational testing of RBS TRITON™ skimmers performed by DNV (Det Norske Veritas)
2007 RBS TRITON™ oil skimming technology is patented in the United States of America (U.S.7,303,688)
2006 Witnessed operational testing of RBS TRITON™ skimmers performed by ABS (American Bureau of Shipping) Marine Services
2006 Launch of new generation RBS TRITON™ skimmer technology, proven to recover over 300% more oil compared to previous RBS brush skimmers
2003 ISO 9001:2000 Certification
2002 Second generation RBS offshore oil skimming system developed for Petrobras Brasil
1999 First generation RBS offshore oil skimming system developed for Thailand Navy
1996 Witnessed operational testing of RBS skimmers performed by ABS (American Bureau of Shipping) Marine Services
1994 Developed the first interchangeable RBS brush, drum and disc oil skimmer
1985-1998

Established 6 Hazmat disposal plants in Canada and The Caribbean

Re-wrote over 200 contingency plans for the state of Alaska after the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989

Supplied over 35 RBS oil skimming systems for the Alyeska pipeline and the post Exxon Valdez oil spill disaster

1980-1985

Prepared oil spill contingency plans for the states of Washington and California, USA; British Columbia, Canada; Sao Paulo State, Brasil; Bohai Bay, China

Prepared national emergency plans for Venezuela, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, and Egypt

Established oil spill response training schools in Alexandria, Egypt and Santos, Brasil

1968-1978 Oil spill response teams involved in the cleanup of over 40 oil spills world-wide

*1968-1991, Aqua-Guard was part of the B. Pollution Controls Group