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Global Oilfield Chemicals Industry

Silt Suspenders II-48

Water Gellants II-48

Water Gellant Extenders II-48

Water Gellant Cross-Linkers II-48

Completion & Workover Fluids II-48

Organic Viscosifiers II-48

Thinners and Conditioning Agents II-49

Surfactants, Emulsifiers and Specialties II-49

Lubricants and Spotting Fluids II-49

Shale Stabilizers II-49

Corrosion Inhibitors and Biocides II-49

Lost Circulation and Seepage Control Materials II-49

EOR (Enhanced Oil Recovery) Chemicals II-49

Surfactants II-50

Reagents II-50

Polymer Gels II-50

Raw Materials - An Overview II-50

Biocides II-50

Oxidizing Biocides II-50

Non-Oxidizing Biocides II-50

Chlorine (Cl2) II-50

Chlorine Dioxide (ClO2) II-51

Chloramines II-51

Bromine (Br2) II-51

Aldehydes II-51

Glutaraldehyde II-51

Acrolein II-51

Amines II-52

Amine-Type Compounds II-52

Amine and Diamine Biocides II-52

Halogenated Compounds II-52

Sulfur Compounds II-52

Carbamates II-52

Metronidazole II-52

Quaternary Phosphonium Salts II-52

Calcium Chloride II-53

Calcium Hydroxide II-53

Calcium Sulfate II-53

Calcium Carbonate II-53

Tannin II-53

Phosphate Salts II-53

Lignite II-54

Chrome Lignite II-54

Organophilic Lignite II-54

Bentonite II-54

Prehydrated Bentonite II-54

Barite II-54

Cesium Formate II-54

Potassium Mud II-55

Calcium Bromide II-55

Potassium Carbonate II-55

Sodium Tetraphosphate II-55

5. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATION II-56Baker Hughes Launches LATIDRILL™ System II-56M-I SWACO Rolls Out ENVIROTHERM NT Water-Based Drilling FluidSystem II-56M-I Swaco Rolls Out Novel Inhibitive, Eco-Friendly DrillingFluid System II-57Newpark Introduces Evolution™ II-57



Scomi Chemicals Develops Green Chemical for Oilfields II-58

M-I SWACO Launches Novel Oil-Based Drilling Fluid Solution II-58

M-I SWACO Unleashes Smart RDF Technology II-58

Halliburton Launches Cementing Solution to Improve Well

Productivity II-58

Baker Hughes Introduces Environmental Friendly Drilling Fluids II-58

Baker Hughes Launches Drilling Fluid for Pressure Critical Wells II-59

Vermeer Manufacturing Launches Mixing System II-59

Scomi Develops Confi-Deep Synthetic Drilling Fluid II-59

7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-60Akzo Nobel Acquires Boxing Oleochemicals II-60Brenntag Acquires Treat-Em-Rite II-60Marquis Alliance to Take Over Operating Assets of NWDF II-60Schlumberger Acquires Stake in Antonoil II-61Anton Oilfield Services to Acquire Bazhou Cheng Xi PetroleumCommodity II-61TETRA Technologies Takes Over Eastern Reservoir Services II-61Antonoil Enters into Partnership with Magcobar II-61BX Drilling Supply Ventures into South American Market II-62AES Drilling Fluids Inaugurates New Drilling Fluids Plant inWest Virginia II-62Imdex Snaps Up Australian Drilling Specialities II-62Imdex to Take Over System Mud II-62Clariant Takes Over Prairie Petro-Chem II-63Ashland Acquires International Specialty Products II-63Halliburton Takes Over Multi-Chem II-63Key Acquires Summit Oilfield Services and Edge II-64Bri-Chem Acquires Stryker II-64Newpark Resources Takes Over Drilling Fluids Business of Rheochem II-64Gibson to Take Over Palko Environmental II-64Secure to Acquire Operating Assets of XL Fluids II-65BX Drilling Supply Opens Doors to Mining and Drilling Industry II-65AkzoNobel to Invest in Capacity Expansion II-65Bri-Chem Expands Operations in US II-65Advent International Takes Over BOS Solutions II-66Baker Hughes Acquires BJ Services II-66Schlumberger Merges with Smith II-66Scomi Group Signs MOU with Brazilian Private- Public Entity II-66Albemarle Sells UK Plant to Kemira II-66Lukoil and Nalco Establish Joint Venture II-67Innospec Ventures into Oilfield Chemicals II-67

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