Select Energy Services Wins Environmental Initiative of the Year at 2013 Oil and Gas Awards

(Houston, TX) – October 23, 2013 – Select Energy Services, LLC (Select), today announced it took home the award for Environmental Initiative of the Year at the 2013 Southwest Oil and Gas Awards gala dinner, held at the Taste of Texas Ballroom, Sheraton Hotel and Spa in Fort Worth, TX, on October 22.

Select Energy Services recently completed a commercial treatment project in the Permian region for a large, independent energy producer.  Select was able to maintain completion schedules in the West Texas region by successfully treating and recycling produced water.

“Providing full-scale water solutions to our customers is at the core of what we do,” said Mike Howdeshell, vice president of Select Energy Services’ engineered water solutions group, Fluidity.   “We feel that the project in our Permian region is an excellent example of that, and we are honored to hear that our industry peers feel the same way.”

A panel comprised of 52 leading industry executives reviewed over 400 entries from 250 companies to narrow down finalists for each category.

About Oil & Gas Awards

The Oil & Gas Awards promote and celebrate the positive contributions made by organizations in the Upstream and Midstream sectors of the oil and gas industry.  Successful organizations demonstrate commitment to health and safety, environmental stewardship and corporate social responsibility.  For more information, visit

About Select Energy Services

Select Energy Services strives to change the oil and gas industry’s approach to water management.  By providing strategic water management solutions from sourcing to disposal, Select delivers innovative, efficient end-to-end solutions and well-site services to producers. Always mindful of the environment, Select effectively and safely sources, transports, tests, treats, and disposes of water and fluids from well sites within every major North American shale play. With nearly 5,000 employees and $1 billion in revenues, Select is the premier provider of water solutions that help unlock the vital energy resources of our country. . For more information contact: Brooke Jones (713) 296.1011