Total Fluid Management (TFM) Solutions for Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD)

Clear Environmental Solutions, and our parent company CES Energy Solutions, have countless years of combined experience providing HDD project management services.  Our HDD environmental services are always site-specific and focused on three main pillars: Volume Reduction, Cost Efficiency, and Data Accuracy.

Clear and CES offer a Total Fluid Management (TFM) solution for HDD operations, which considers all phases of the operation, from project planning, to drilling fluid and solids control systems, water transmission, environmental protection, cuttings disposal, and waste treatment/solidification. Please contact Clear to learn more about our TFM solution.

Midstream Services Include:

Asset 3

HDD Drilling Waste Management

  • HDD Waste Management and Disposal
  • Waste Treatment, Recycling, and Re-utilization
  • Entry and Exit Pit Assessment and Classification
  • Sump Suitability Assessments
  • Landspray While Drilling (“LWD”)
  • Mix-Bury-Cover (“MBC”)
  • Class 2 Landfill Facility Disposal Management
  • Land Usage Authorizations
  • Hazardous Waste Management
Asset 8

HDD Waste Solidification

  • “EnerSorb HDD”, a Super-Absorbent Polymer (SAP) Product to Rapidly Solidify Drilling Waste
  • Non-Conventional and Cost-Effective HDD Waste Management by Solidification
  • Cost-Effective Solution for the Management of HDD Drilling Waste
  • Waste Solidification Equipment
  • Solidification at Source or at Centralized Treatment Facility Locations
  • Minimized Disposal Cost and Overall Environmental Impact
Asset 7

HDD Environmental Protection

  • Environmental Protection Plan Development
  • Drill Path Monitoring
  • Inadvertent HDD Returns Monitoring (i.e., Frac-Outs)
  • Inadvertent HDD Returns Cleanup – Terrestrial and Aquatic
  • Fluid Migration Response
  • In-Stream Turbidity Monitoring
  • Surface Water Control and Management
  • Spill Response and Management
Asset 4

Additional Midstream Services

  • Full-Cycle Water Resource Management
  • Environmental Project Management
  • Water Transmission Services for HDD and Hydrostatic Testing
  • Regulatory Planning, Applications, and Approvals
  • Wildlife and Vegetation Assessments
  • Wetland Delineation and Classification
  • Remediation and Reclamation
  • Contaminated Site Management
  • Third-Party Vendor Management

Additional Services

  • Water Well Testing
  • Gas Migration Testing
  • Line Locating
  • Pre-Acquisition Environmental Assessments
  • Pre and Post-Drilling Environmental Assessments
  • Custom Chemical Solutions (Drilling, Completions, Production, Transmission, etc.)
  • Oilsands Environmental Management
  • Regulatory Applications and Approvals
  • Freshwater Storage Pit Planning and Design
  • Wildlife and Vegetation Assessments
  • Surface Water Management and Disposal
  • Weed Prevention and Control

Request an Environmental Report

Clear Environmental Solutions has access to an extensive database of environmental reports which may pertain to your project. Please contact one of our sales representatives for more information on Clear’s environmental report database.