Dark Side of Fracking Makes Heckmann a Takeover Target

Dark Side of Fracking Makes Heckmann a Takeover Target

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A worker connects a pump to load water into his truck at a Heckmann Water Resources (HWR) treatment plant near Carthage, Texas. "A company that’s in the business of ensuring the safe disposal, treatment and transport of water like Heckmann is ideally positioned in this very rapidly growing space," an analyst says.