Rotary ONE Services Drilling Fluids is a Certified MHA TERO Contractor working several projects on Native American Tribal Lands in NORTH DAKOTA and MONTANA.
With service in TEXAS, NEW MEXICO and OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AREA, we strive on bringing quality products and Professional Engineering Services to you.
Oil Based Mud (OBM) is used for many reasons such as increased lubricity, greater cleaning abilities with less viscosity.
Also OBM can withstand greater heat without breaking down.
Barite heavyweight additive is a barium sulfate material used to weight drilling muds and cement slurries. Typically, 85 to 90% of barite additive will pass through a 325-mesh sieve.
Barite additive is effective at bottomhole temperatures (BHTs) between 80° and 500°F (27° and 260°C). A barite additive concentration of 135 lb/sk of will provide a maximum slurry weight of 19 lb/gal.
Barite additive can provide the following benefits:
Barite absorbs 11 grams of oil per 100 grams of pigment.
It readily mixes with oil and water to form a smooth paste.