Our Product Range

Oil Base Mud Additives

Services

Product By Applications

Drilling mud system packages

Haematite

Description:

Hematite is a high purity ground Iron Oxide. It used to increase the density of drilling fluids. It can be substituted or blended with barite in all types of mud systems. It is grinded to remove the impurities.

Application:

Hematite is applicable in all types of drilling fluids, including fresh water, sea water and oil based muds. It helps increase density, control formation pressure and stabilize the bore hole. And mostly used in Oil Based Systems. It is used most frequently used in high‐density, oil‐base mud.

Common Name – Hematite, Iron Oxide

Advantages:

  • It has a lower attrition rate than barite, being harder has less chances of particle size degradation
  • It improves rheological properties in muds.
  • It provides higher rate of penetration.
  • It is more resistant to particle size degradation and is more environmental friendly than   barite

Physical Properties:

Properties

              Value

Appearance

Free flowing powder

density

≥5

Water soluble alkaline earth metals, as calcium

100 mg/kg Max

Residue greater than 75µm

Max 1.5%

Residue greater than 45µm

Max 15%

Particles less than 6µm in equivalent spherical diameter

Max 15%

Packaging

GLO FERROXIDE is packed in 25kg or 50 Kg sacks/1.5 Mt Jumbo bags. Private Labeling and customized packaging is also available on request

Safety and Handling

Hematite is handled as an Industrial chemical, wearing protective equipment and observing the precautions as mentioned in the MSDS.

International equivalents of our GLO FERROXIDE 1000

GDFCL

MI SWACO

HALIBURTON

BAKER

SCOMI

GLO FERROXIDE 1000

FER-OX      

 

       

 

       

For Further Information On GLO FERROXIDE 1000 and Information on Performance and Case Studies Please contact us at sales@globaldrilling.in