FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enviro Voraxial Technology, Inc. (OTC:EVTN) is pleased to announce that it has been named the WINNER of the Oil & Gas Awards Manufacturer of the Year for the Gulf Coast Region in 2012. "The Oil & Gas Awards recognize the outstanding achievements made within the Upstream and Midstream sectors of the Oil & Gas Industry. The Awards are a platform for the Industry to demonstrate and celebrate the advances made in the key areas of environmental stewardship, efficiency, innovation, corporate social responsibility and health & safety. Through innovation, the Industry has driven forward technological developments, which have created a renaissance in the energy sector, enabling the U.S. to tap into one of the world's largest natural gas reserves." - Reference from the Oil & Gas Awards website. The Voraxial® offers the oil and gas industry many engineering benefits including high quality separation with an ease of installation and operation, and economical benefits, specifically cost savings from the acquisition, installation, operation and maintenance of the equipment. Since the Voraxial® is compact, and energy efficient, complete turnkey systems can be supplied to treat a variety of fluid streams to reduce the customers treatment cost and increase the separation efficiency. Without creating a pressure loss, the Voraxial® provides for quality separation while decreasing the amount of space, energy and weight to conduct the separation - all of which are precious commodities in a variety of markets, especially the oil and gas industry. Interest in the Voraxial Separator continues to increase. The Voraxial's have been deployed in various sectors of the oil and gas industry including offshore platforms, FPSO, refinery and production facilities, and tar sands, among others. "We are extremely honored to receive this prestigious award. We pride ourselves in manufacturing and delivering a very high tolerance and reliable Separator that can withstand the harsh working environments of the oil industry. To be recognized by both the industry as well as our peers is very humbling and rewarding. This is truly a feather in our cap", stated John A. DiBella, CEO of EVTN.