XNYS:HEK Insider Activity 4 Filing - 2/16/2012

Effective Date 2/16/2012

FORM 4
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
HECKMANN RICHARD J
  2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Heckmann Corp [HEK]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
__X__ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chairman & CEO
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
C/O HECKMANN CORPORATION, 300 CHERRINGTON PARKWAY, SUITE 200
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
02/16/2012
(Street)

CORAOPOLIS, PA 15108
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock, par value $0.001 02/16/2012   S   75,000(1) D $5.1044 12,054,736 I See footnote(2)
Common Stock, par value $0.001               181,500 D  
Common Stock, par value $0.001               4,500 I See footnote(3)
Common Stock, par value $0.001               4,500 I See footnote(3)
Common Stock, par value $0.001               29,000 I See footnote(4)

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Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4, and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(Month/Day/Year)
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 4)
10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
 Director  10% Owner  Officer  Other
HECKMANN RICHARD J
C/O HECKMANN CORPORATION
300 CHERRINGTON PARKWAY, SUITE 200
CORAOPOLIS, PA 15108
  X     Chairman & CEO  

Signatures

 /s/ Damian C. Georgino, Attorney-in-Fact for Richard J. Heckmann   02/21/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) Sale was made pursuant to a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan adoped by the Reporting Person on November 15, 2011.
(2) All shares are directly owned by Heckmann Acquisition, LLC, of which Heckmann Enterprises, Inc. is the sole member. The Reporting Person is the sole shareholder of Heckmann Enterprises, Inc. The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of the shares of the Issuer owned by Heckman Acquisition, LLC except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein, and this report should not be deemed an admission that the Reporting Person is the beneficial owner of such shares for purposes of Section 16 or any other purpose.
(3) Shares held of record by children who reside with the Reporting Person.
(4) Shares held of record by Wendy Hope Heckmann, wife of the Reporting Person and shares the Reporting Person's household. The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of the shares held by his spouse, except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein, and this report should not be deemed an admission that the Reporting Person is the beneficial owner of his spouse's shares for purposes of Section 16 or any other purpose.

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