Water from the Desert
TWT - Water from the Desert

September 15, 2022

Tomorrow's World Today: "Water from the Desert"

In partnership with NGL, XRI was featured on an episode of Tomorrow's World Today - "Water from the Desert." NGL’s large volumes of produced water combined with XRI’s specialized recycling expertise address the need for sustainable use of produced water.

Matt Gabriel - Hart Energy Article

September 14, 2022

Water Management: Putting Water to Work in US Shale Operations

The reuse of produced water is on the rise as water management evolves in the U.S. shale industry. Matt Gabriel shares his expertise around this topic.

Ecovadis 2022

June 28, 2022

XRI Receives Bronze Sustainability Rating From EcoVadis

We are proud to announce that in its first year, XRI received a Bronze Sustainability Rating from EcoVadis.


May 10, 2022

Making Safety About You

Austin Harris joins XRI as the new Director of HSE. Here’s how he plans to evolve our safety culture and make it one to be envied.

Our Story: The Way of Water

June 13, 2022

Our Story: The Way of Water

NEW full-length video showcasing our story so far as our numbers grow daily. This is all due to our team members and their expertise, science and innovation.

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About Us

Established in 2013 and headquartered in Houston, TX, XRI is the leading full-cycle water management and produced water midstream company with advanced water treatment technologies and recycling frameworks. XRI is revolutionizing the water midstream industry by focusing on the recycling of produced water, reducing industry reliance on potable water sources, and by engaging in and providing ESG-focused solutions for the benefit of all stakeholders. XRI is a portfolio company of Morgan Stanley Energy Partners.

Sustainable Solutions

Recycling and Reuse

Integrated recycling facilities to repurpose produced water via owned pipeline networks.

Responsible Water Sourcing

Integration of non-potable groundwater sources to augment treated produced water for supply to E&P customers.

Produced Water Take-away and Flowback

Contracted take-away from leading independents under long-term contracts; integrated flowback services and sand management.

Integrated Disposal Capacity

Developing saltwater disposal wells strategically integrated with broad infrastructure network.

Leading Initiatives Since 2013

Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance

XRI was founded on the tenets of conservation of water resources, environmental sustainability, employee health and safety and corporate stewardship. Our ESG responsibility is to provide full cycle water management solutions to the industry’s leading companies in the safest, most efficient and environmentally responsible manner possible.  Our unwavering commitment – since 2013 – is to conserve precious water resources for the benefit of people, communities and businesses.

Safety first

Our commitment to safety

At XRI, nothing is of greater importance than safety. Safety at XRI is founded upon the concept that every person is a safety officer, empowered to recognize and correct any unsafe actions that affect themselves and others. Underpinning this principle is a robust and formal corporate process, led by senior management, that relies on the development and enforcement of detailed policies and procedures.

Matt Gabriel

Founder & CEO

Chris Harich


Brendan Ederle