Carwash Reclaim systems for recycling wash water from car, truck, bus and all types of vehicle washing

Car, Truck And Bus Washing Reclaim Systems

Hydro Engineering reclaim systems are capable of recycling 100% of all wash water that can be captured!

Our Approach Is Different

Ours is not a cookie-cutter approach to carwash wastewater recycling. With Hydro Engineering Inc. you purchase only what you need. Each component of our systems can be integrated into a custom-designed system just for you.

Our unique Bio/Mechanical Filtration Systems perform functions that no other individual system can. Ours will remove; oils, grease, fuels, all types of hydrocarbons, waxes, soaps and other organic chemistries, sand, silt, BOD, COD, TSS and even dissolved solids. Meet the requirements of water recycling with the only filtration/recycling system that insures 100% non-interference with car wash operations.

Our Reclaim Systems Can Be Retrofitted Into Existing Carwashes Easily

All carwashes have collection pits and oil/water separators in place. The Extreme Clean will make use of the existing system without extensive changes. Only sump transfer pumps are added. With these pumps in place, installation takes less than one day. Plans for your installation are furnished at no cost with your order.

Here are some examples.

In Bay Automatic
5-Bay Hand Held
Typical (1) Hand Held (1) Automatic
Typical (4) Hand Held (2) Automatic
Typical Tunnel Wash

About Hydro-Biodigesters


The process starts in your Oil Water Separator

This is the first of two compartments in an oil water separator. As you can see there is a great deal of trapped oil. The resultant odors are what drove the customer to call us. After introducing Hydro-Biodigesters (HBD-O) within one week the smell had gone and after two weeks the oil was gone as well.

Quality in Manufacturing

Hydrokleen filtration systems employ state-of-the-art, application proven materials of construction and manufacturing techniques to exceed requirements for performance, durability and corrosion prevention. Hydro Engineering, Inc. product quality and design experience ensures customers the most reliable and cost effective solutions available.

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Add Only the Components You Need

Our Car Wash Reclaim Systems are Modular

Buy only the components you need to accomplish the job your carwash requires. We are one of the few reclaim companies that will tackle wastewater from self-service carwashes. Why? We established our roots in reclaiming water from hand-held washing, cleaning everything from bulldozers to aircraft.

pH Monitoring and Dosing Systems

By using a pH monitor, you can determine the exact pH levels of solutions.

For example, rather than say that lemon juice is quite acidic, you can say that lemon juice has a pH of 2.4. An exact pH value can be used to control and/or measure acidity or alkalinity levels in your Hydrokleen water filtration and recycling equipment. The pH monitor can automatically dose counteracting chemical(s) into the wastewater to make a change in the pH.

pH Monitor Specifications

Truck Wash Saves Thousands by Recycling Wastewater

The Wash Rack

A commercial truck wash in Salt Lake City, had a monthly sewer and water bill of $1375. After installing the Extreme Clean system their water and sewer bill dropped to $635.
That's a $740 savings each month.

What could you do with $8,880.00 or more in bottom line profits, every year?

Due to the lower contamination rates in his discharged wastewater the sewer department is currently re-rating his account. This will drop his cost from $3.26 per 1,000 to 75 cents, saving The Wash Rack another $791.00 on each bill.

That's another $4,746.00 per year bringing his total savings up to $13,626.00

Truck Wash Water Analysis

Wastewater Recycling Safely

Many competitive systems do not provide recycled water safe for reuse, Pathogens present in the water make exposure to recycled water unhealthy and even dangerous.

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See Our New Instant Car Wash System

That's right, a portable wash bay just like a self serve car wash.

This Car Wash bay is delivered and set up the same day.

Instant Car Wash Equipment Brochure

Automatic "In Bay" Instant Carwash

This package could solve all of your implementation issues.

This is an In Bay carwash installed on our patented Hydropad portable wash rack system. For those who don't want to spend time and money on; design, permits, construction and all of the associated headaches this is the answer.

Press Releases

Hydro Engineering's Hydropad Portable Wash Bay Is Now Available In Any Size.

Creating a portable wash bay just became a whole lot easier with Hydro Engineering's brand new redesigned Hydropad.

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Introducing the All New TEWS-D for Helicopter and Aircraft Maintenance.

Hydro Engineering Inc. offers a wide variety of options for washing the outside of vehicles and equipment. Now, the inside of turbine engines can be cleaned too; the TEWS brand of engine washers will make any aircraft turbine washing a breeze.

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Hydro Engineering Inc. Updates Screen Printing Reclaim Product Line.

Screen reclaiming is a difficult and dirty job. Hydro Engineering Inc. simplifies reclaiming with process improvements and new equipment designs to make screen printing safe and environmentally acceptable.

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Utah's Parks and Recreation is aggressively going after Aquatic Invasive Species Decontamination.

Beginning in 2007 Hydro Engineering Inc. started working with the Utah Department of Natural Resources (parks and recreation) and has provided over 50 mobile, trailer mounted Hydroblaster specifically designed for Aquatic Invasive Species decontamination.

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Car Wash Water Recycling Responsibility in the California Drought with Hydro Engineering Inc.

Historically, car wash operations have consisted of soaking, washing, and rinsing with little concern of where that dirty water goes. Ideally with drought-like situations, the water should be constantly recycled in order to eliminate unnecessary consumption; now, Hydro Engineering Inc's new solution is that dirty water can be reverted back to clean water and stay in the system, saving both resources and money in this recent California drought.

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Hydropad Systems For Heavy Equipment Maintenance & Landscaping Maintenance

The innovative Hydropad Wash Rack System is utilized to capture and recycle 100% of wastewater. Now, Hydro Engineering Inc. has developed ways in which to efficiently capture and dispose of dirt and debris that come from heavy equipment and landscaping maintenance.

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Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) awards Hydro Engineering Inc. a best suppliers award.

Hydro Engineering Inc was 1 of 179 companies out of over 6000 to achieve the exemplary level of contract performance supplying quality products to our men and women in our armed forces.

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Hydro Engineering Inc. Portable Wash Rack and Waste Water Treatment System Helps Outback Mine Site Meet Environmental and Safety Requirements

Cliff's Natural Resources PTY LTD and Hydro Engineering Inc. have completed the installation of a completely portable and environmentally friendly Hydropad wash rack, which recycles and completes waste water treatment.

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Hydro Engineering Inc. Helps A Remote Mine Site Stay In Environmental Compliance With The Installation Of A Hydropad Turn Key Wash Rack.

The American Bonanza Mine and Hydro Engineering Inc. have completed the installation of a completely portable and environmentally friendly Hydropad wash rack which recycles and reuses the wash water.

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Hydro Engineering Inc. Selected by Boeing to Supply an Environmentally Friendly Aircraft Wash System in Support of the Italian Air Force

Hydro Engineering delivers and commissions its green wash rack as part of Boeings KC-767 aircraft refuelers program supplied to the Italian Air Force. This completely portable wash rack also collects and recycles the water from the aircraft washing process.

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Major Changes are Coming to Storm Water Prevention Plan Permits and Hydro Engineering Inc Hydropads Can Help Solve Two of Those Requirements

Major changes to storm water pollution prevention plans (SWPPP), are on the way. Hydropads from Hydro Engineering Inc can solve your chemical containment requirements and your cleaning operations requirements.

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