WorldOil Lagoon Water Solutions buys recycling facility from Continental Resources Water midstream provider Lagoon Water Solutions closed on an $85 million purchase of Continental's eastern STACK water recycling facility, gathering system and three related disposal wells in Blaine County, Oklahoma. Permian needs $9-billion worth of new wells – but not for crude, says analyst As much as $9-billion will be needed over the next decade to dispose of produced water in the world’s busiest shale field, according to Raymond James and Associates Inc. Solaris Water launches expanded New Mexico recycling operations Solaris Water launches operations at its expanded Lobo Ranch Produced Water Recycling and Blending Center in Eddy County, New Mexico. Callon Petroleum Company launches sustainability website Callon Petroleum Company has announced the launch of a new segment of its website dedicated to the company's sustainability practices. Exterran makes splash in Permian with produced water contract Exterran Corporation, a global systems and process company offering solutions in the oil, gas, water, and power markets, announces its Water Solutions business has secured a significant produced water treatment contract with a major operator in the Midland area of the Permian basin. U.S. House of Representatives passes energy and water development appropriations, API responds API released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Energy and Water Development Appropriations bill for fiscal year 2020, providing record funding for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Trimax Systems joins forces with Tesco Controls Tesco Controls, Inc., a North American control system solutions provider for the water/wastewater industry, has announced that it has acquired Trimax Systems, Inc. for an undisclosed sum. Permian water company Solaris says it's closing in on new deal Solaris is closing in on water deals with other companies as explorers increasingly outsource one of the key components of fracing. Layne Water Midstream receives $200 million injection to boost water management business Post Oak Energy Capital, LP and Genesis Park, LLC, through investment partnerships each company separately manages, has announced that they have led a $200 million equity commitment to Layne Water Midstream Holdings, LLC (LWM). Permian Basin's future depends on the Reservoir Study Group, or "really smart guys" Scott Hodges, a 57-year-old manager with Occidental Petroleum Corp., runs a cluster of installations at the Hobbs oil field, where dozens of wells don’t pump a single barrel of oil but instead do the opposite: push stuff -- lots of it -- into the ground.