DELIVERING STEP CHANGES IN COST, PERFORMANCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL

IMPACT FOR UNCONVENTIONAL ENERGY PRODUCTION WITH IONIC LIQUIDS

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A permanent tailings cleanup solution that can be integrated into existing infrastructure to process oil sands tailings ponds. The additive  produces clear water from tailings in years instead of centuries to eliminate Canada's most significant environmental liability.  

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An oil sands extraction solution that provides a scalable greenfield option for bitumen separation that uses limited heat and water. It produces dry tailings that can be reclaimed and limited greenhouse gas emissions.

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CalAgua has developed the only known solvent to extract kerogen from oil shale and produce high-grade, low sulphur liquid fuels. 

The flexibility of the ionic liquid design platform provides significant advantage over normal solvents, whereby the CalAgua team can develop chemistry-based process solutions from commodity components that address specific client requirements.

 

ABOUT US

Energy Innovation for the Next Generation

CalAgua is a chemistry-forward solutions company working to improve the environmental and safety performance of energy industry processes. Positioned to be the global leader in green chemical solutions, our goal is to use chemistry to improve our customers businesses and guide them in achieving their environmental goals.

We have assembled the world’s leading team in ionic liquid design and unconventional hydrocarbon production to develop next-generation solutions for the energy industry’s extraction, processing and remediation challenges. Our team has the academic and industry talent to develop cost effective and scalable solutions for an evolving, sustainable energy sector.

 

Renowned Global Experts

Growing IP Portfolio

Scalable Solutions

Bespoke Designs

 

MEET OUR TEAM

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BRIAN MELLOR

President & CEO

Dedicated entrepreneur and clean-tech leader focused on developing technologies to tackle the global climate crisis and transform academic research into next-generation commercial products. He is passionate about improving our economy, community, and our impact on the world.

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MATT ARMOUR, P.ENG

Senior Development Engineer

Leader of CalAgua’s engineering efforts with over 18 years of technical and commercial experience in oil sands technology development. Matt has a proven track record of bringing new technologies from concept ideation to commercial operation.

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DR. ROBIN ROGERS

Eminent Scientist, PhD. 

A world expert in ionic liquids, Rogers holds 26 issued patents and has published over 790 papers. His research interests cover the use of ionic liquids and Green Chemistry for sustainable technology through innovation and include Materials, Separations, and Energy. 

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FRED MASUCH, CA, CPA

CFO

Mr. Masuch has decades of experience supporting entrepreneurs as a trusted business advisor, including clients commercializing ground-breaking intellectual property.  He brings a depth of knowledge and experience to guiding the finances of CalAgua Innovations Corp. 

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DR. PAULA BERTON 

Chief Science Officer, PhD. 

Lead scientist with more than 10 years of global expertise in the design of ionic liquids, primarily for sustainable and efficient separations processes. Has led research teams all over the world and her work has been the focus of over 70 publications in scientific journals.

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DR. ASHISH  PANDEY 

R&D Chemist, PhD. 

Delivering CalAgua’s R&D lab efforts with over 10 years research and professional experience in green and sustainable chemistry. Ashish has been referenced and named in over 21 publications. He is passionate about chemistry and keen on problem-solving. 

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DR. STEVEN BRYANT

Eminent Scientist, PhD. 

Expert of digital petrophysics and nanoparticles for petroleum engineering applications. Has made significant advances in the past 20 years in porous media modelling, reactive transport theory, and CO2 sequestration. Bryant has more than 280 publication credits to his name.

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GORDON MASUCH, P.ENG

Engineering Advisor

Mr. Gordon Masuch is a professional mechanical engineer who has specialized in Machine Plant Design, Pressure Vessels and Materials Handling.  The bulk of his career was spent with TECK, working on design and development of mineral separation processes at TECK's Trail, BC smelter. 

 

CONTACT

Inquiries

CalAgua is actively seeking clients, financial and strategic partners, pilot joint venture partners and technical collaboration partners. To contact us, please see details below.

 

For any inquiries please reach out to admin@calaguainnovations.com

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Corporate Office Address 

45389 Luckakuck Way, Suite 205, Chilliwack, BC V2R 3V1

Lab Address 

Life Science Innovation Hub (LSIH)

3655 36 St NW 

Calgary, AB T2L 1Y8

Employment

To apply for a job with CalAgua, please send a cover letter together with your C.V. to: admin@calaguainnovations.com