|The oilfield solutions division focuses on drilling fluids for oil and gas companies. Proprietary technology and integrated service offerings significantly increase the return on investment for drilling operators. Our technology platform extends from the manufacturing of these drilling fluids additives, to technical support services, quality assurance testing, and research and development of innovative new products.Our history has shown development of specialty additives based on naturally-occurring raw materials that are customized to prevent seepage loss. The additives are used in a variety of systems such as drilling, workover, and completion fluids, and as intermediates for other specialty chemicals.
|In order to serve our customers better and remain far ahead of the industry curve, Venture Chemicals, Inc. operates two Laboratories and one Pilot Plant facility.Our primary laboratory is located in Lafayette, Louisiana. This laboratory serves multiple purposes, including technical support services, quality assurance testing, and research and development of innovative new products and continual improvement of current products. Three Chemists, a Chemical Engineer and highly experienced Laboratory Technicians currently staff this laboratory. It’s equipped with drilling fluid testing equipment, analytical tools, and specialty reaction vessels.Our North Texas laboratory serves the primary function of ensuring product quality through our Quality Management System. It provides real-time quality control for all products we manufacture. Testing includes pH, particle size, moisture, density and solubility analysis, plus product specific performance testing.Our Pilot Plant facility, also located in Lafayette, is managed by a PhD with a strong background in product development, scale-up and troubleshooting. Our Pilot Plant is equipped with a vast array of testing capabilities. Maintaining this facility allows us to mini- mize the time from product development to full-scale production.|