Comtech Industries, Inc. Receives 2017 Oil & Gas Award for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship

Mar
13
2017

Canonsburg, PA (March 13, 2017) – Comtech Industries was named the award winner for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship at the 5th Annual 2017 Northeast Oil & Gas Awards held in Pittsburgh, PA on March 2nd. As stated by the award moderator, this was “the most critical category” of the night. Comtech … Continue Reading →

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Business In Focus Magazine Highlights the Comtech Industries, Inc. Advantage

Jan
06
2015

Business In Focus Magazine October 2014 Written by Leon Bracey Comtech Industries specializes in a number of services in water management and treatment for oil and gas companies. The company is noted for revolutionizing the concept of traditional well pads to help companies save costs, increase environmental protection and increase … Continue Reading →

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Pittsburgh Tribune Review sits down with Dean Grose, President of Comtech Industries, Inc.

Oct
01
2014

By David Conti for the Pittsburgh Tribune Review In his part of the expanding supply chain serving the oil and gas industry, Dean Grose considers time his “most valuable commodity.” “I protect it with a passion,” he said recently in the North Strabane offices of Comtech Industries Inc., the water management company … Continue Reading →

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Economically driven, environmentally sound – Comtech Industries, Inc.

Sep
26
2014

Written by Leon Bracey Over the course of nearly two decades, Comtech Industries has grown to become an industry leader, serving the needs of oil and natural gas producers and industrial facilities by engineering a diverse range of offerings that make these services more effective, efficient, and environmentally sound. Comtech … Continue Reading →

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A Flow of Solutions: The Observer Reporter Energy Report visits comtech industries, inc.

Sep
26
2014

Reprinted with permission from the Observer Reporter Energy Report By Michael Bradwell With the average natural gas well requiring around 5 million gallons of water for hydraulic fracturing, treatment of the liquid is a voluminous issue for drilling companies. And as Dean Grose has found, there are numerous solutions – … Continue Reading →

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EY announces Comtech Industries, Inc. President, Dean Grose is an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award Winner

Jun
23
2014

Award recognizes entrepreneurial excellence in Energy category EY today announced that Dean Grose, President of Comtech Industries, Inc.  received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the Energy category in Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such … Continue Reading →

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Comtech to exhibit, “Store, Transfer, Treat” at Energy Conference

May
20
2014

Comtech is pleased to announce our plans to exhibit at the 2014 Hart Energy DUG East Conference at David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh June 3-5. With our holistic approach to water use & treatment, we have developed cradle to grave solutions that maximize safety, cost-effectiveness, and water reuse … Continue Reading →

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The Unique Water Challenge

Apr
30
2014

Across North America, in various shale plays, natural gas development faces criticism and questions regarding the volume of water used to hydraulically fracture a well. While volume varies, it is estimated that, on average, 3-6 million gallons of water are used to frac a well. On average, across the Marcellus … Continue Reading →

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Feeling Taxed? A High Regulatory Standard

Apr
15
2014

Today marks Tax Day, the deadline date for filing income taxes in the United States. While today belongs to Uncle Sam, it is a reminder of the regulatory standard to which we are all held accountable. It inevitably poses the question: “Are you feeling taxed?” That standard that is the … Continue Reading →

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New Pad Construction: Improving Operations in NEPA

Apr
14
2014

In efforts to improve safety and efficiency across the Marcellus and Utica Plays, our Tank Team has made significant progress on new pad construction in Dimock, Pennsylvania. The newly constructed pad will be home to two one-million gallon tanks to help manage fresh and produced water before and after hydraulic … Continue Reading →

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Pennsylvania Jobs, Pennsylvania Energy

Apr
10
2014

On May 6, 2014, United Shale Advocates (USA) will sponsor the Pennsylvania Jobs, Pennsylvania Energy Rally in Harrisburg, PA to indicate support for safe and sustainable shale development in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The event is anticipated to draw thousands of individuals who support natural gas exploration in the Appalachian region. … Continue Reading →

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Think Green!

Mar
17
2014

A day marked with the color green, St. Patrick’s Day has been a time-honored tradition across the globe. So what does this holiday have in common with the work we do? Think: Green! At Comtech, we pride ourselves in our patented Above Ground Water Storage Tank System. Over the past … Continue Reading →

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Fracturing Facts

Mar
12
2014

The work we do at Comtech has one common denominator: water. In order to frac a well successfully, the energy industry requires the use of (on average) 4 million gallons of water. Our focus on safe water reuse technology is what allows us to make the most of the world’s … Continue Reading →

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Matters of the Marcellus

Mar
10
2014

For nearly the past 10 years, the Marcellus Shale formation has served as a bedrock for industry in the Appalachia region – literally.  At Comtech, we strive to bring new technology to the energy industry while producers continue their boom. From drilling services and solids control to water storage and … Continue Reading →

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Safety Training Calendar Unveiled

Feb
24
2014

“We know better”… As we hold ourselves to the highest health, safety, and environmental standards, Comtech’s Safety Department has released this statement about a few of our upcoming trainings and safety programs: Most of us have the necessary knowledge, training, and experience to do our jobs safely and correctly. No … Continue Reading →

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Q&A with the President

Feb
17
2014

Today marks Presidents’ Day, a day to look back on leaders who have played pivotal roles in shaping history.  To commemorate the day, we’re getting to know more about Comtech’s President and CEO, Dean Grose.  Dean formed Comtech in 1995 and has watched his business grow, develop, and become a … Continue Reading →

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10 Things We Love About Natural Gas

Feb
14
2014

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we are taking this space to list a few of the things we love about Natural Gas. Read on, we think you’ll find our top ten list to be pretty “sweet”… #10: The Marcellus & Utica Shale have positively and greatly impacted our local economy … Continue Reading →

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Perfecting Efficiency and Safety

Feb
10
2014

  As the Shale industry continues to develop in both the Marcellus and Utica plays, Comtech has been challenged to diversify its offerings while working to provide innovative water containment and treatment systems. Prior to going out on each well pad site, we find it critical to perfect our practices … Continue Reading →

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Bird’s Eye View of a Well Pad

Jan
30
2014

The Well Pad of the Future… It’s what we do here at Comtech. This infographic gives a bird’s eye view of the innovation we bring to each and every well pad – drom drilling to completions, and after. We are there with our Solids Control, Aboveground Water Storage, Frac Fluid Handling, … Continue Reading →

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NORM Study to Unveil Facts

Nov
07
2013

In November, the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) and Pennsylvania Independent Oil & Gas Association (PIOGA) announced their intent to take part in a joint study researching the effects of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) is Shale production and related activities. The study aims to answer questions and concerns about NORM. … Continue Reading →

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Our Revolution Begins with Water…

Oct
21
2013

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation strives to recycle 100% of all produced water with the help of Comtech. Dean Grose, President of Comtech Industries, explains the process and benefits of recycling water from well sites. Continue Reading →

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Marcellus and Utica Shale Mobile Tank Services

Oct
21
2013

The mobile tank system by Comtech Industries, Inc. is transforming the industry approach to water storage and treatment in unconventional shale plays such as the Marcellus and Utica Shale. In line with our pursuit for industry leading innovation and sustainability in the Marcellus and Utica Shale, Comtech and a major … Continue Reading →

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What is Flowback Water?

Oct
21
2013

Flowback water is the murky, salty water from fracking natural gas wells. It consists of frac fluid which returns to the surface along with the produced water. This water contains clay, soil, metals, and chemicals that may have been added in the process of the completion of the well. Comtech … Continue Reading →

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Business Profile: Comtech Industries

Oct
21
2013

Interview with Dean Grose, Owner of Comtech Industries, Inc. By Ed Becker www.theuticashale.com APRIL 5, 2011 One of the hottest topics to emerge from the Marcellus Shale industry is what to do with the frack water that comes from drilling. It presents environmental challenges to the drilling company, concerns for … Continue Reading →

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Comtech Has New Office Building

Nov
14
2012

Canonsburg, PA – November 14, 2012 – Comtech Industries, Inc., a specialty water treatment and oil and gas solutions company has moved their main office from Washington, PA to Canonsburg, PA. The Comtech Industries, Inc. office was opened to employees on September 24, 2012. The building is two levels with … Continue Reading →

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Comtech Has NORM Certified Professionals

Oct
21
2012

NORM (Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material) is a major concern in the oil and gas production industry in oilfield pits, soil, and water. NORM is radioactive material that occurs in nature and is not considered source material. TENORM is NORM in which the radioactivity has been enhanced by accumulation of NORM … Continue Reading →

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