Products and Applications

Drilling Specialties Company's drilling, cementing and production-enhancing additives and systems are designed to help service companies deliver superior fluid performance and operators decrease their critical finding and development costs around the world.

The fact is, the more technologically demanding the drilling or well production conditions, the more we can contribute to operational success. As the provider of high-quality product technology and technical expertise, Drilling Specialties Company is a ready and able partner.

Products Documents Application
CF DESCO® II Deflocculant CF Desco® II Deflocculant extends the utility of non-chrome-containing thinners with a higher level of rheology and shear strength control. It is more cost effective than either ferrochrome or chrome-free lignosulfonate.
CHROME FREE DESCO® Deflocculant Readily soluble, versatile, cost-efficient mud conditioner used to control viscosity, gel strength and high-temperature shear strength in fresh or salt water muds. Chrome Free Desco® Deflocculant contains no heavy metals.
CLARIZAN™ Biopolymer A clarified, high-viscosity xanthan gum that can be used in most types of water-based fluids where clarity of the solution is critical. A high-performance powder, Clarizan™ Biopolymer provides excellent carrying and suspending characteristics.
DESCO® Deflocculant Readily soluble, versatile, cost-efficient, mud conditioner used to control viscosity, gel strength, and high temperature shear strength in fresh or salt water muds.
Diacel® Adjustable Spacer ​Diacel® Adjustable Spacer System Viscosifier Additive is a proprietary blend designed to provide fluid loss control and viscosity allowing users to easily formulate a spacer with the desired rheology and density.
DIACEL® ATF Liquid Cement Antifoam Additive A liquid anti-foaming agent for cement slurries, designed to prevent air entrapment in the slurry during mixing.
Diacel® ATF-S Liquid Cement Antifoam Additive Diacel® ATF-S Liquid Cement Antifoam Additive is a silicone based liquid antifoaming agent for cement slurries, and it is compatible with all commonly used cement additives.
DIACEL® D Powder Cement Extender Additive A special grade of refined diatomaceous earth that permits the formulation of high-yield, low-density cements.
DIACEL® FL Powder Cement Fluid-Loss Additive A non-retarding fluid-loss agent effective from 21ºC to 232ºC bottom-hole circulating temperature.
DIACEL® FL Winterized Liquid Cement Fluid-Loss Additive A non-retarding fluid-loss agent effective from 21ºC to 232ºC bottom-hole circulating temperature.
DIACEL® HE-400 Powder Cement Fluid-Loss Additive A versatile synthetic polymer for anti-settling and fluid loss control properties at high temperature in oilfield cement slurries and spacers.
DIACEL® HTP-1500 Powder Cement Fluid-Loss Additive A mildly retarding powder fluid-loss agent effective in mid-range to high temperatures.
DIACEL® HTR-100 Liquid Cement Retarder Additive An upper mid-range to high temperature retarder in liquid form which has dispersing properties and is blended with the cement to extend the thickening time of a slurry. It also improves the performance of most fluid-loss agents.
DIACEL® HTR-100 Powder Cement Retarder Additive An upper mid-range to high temperature retarder in dry powder which has dispersing properties and is blended with the cement to extend the thickening time of a slurry. It also improves the performance of most fluid-loss agents.
DIACEL® LTP-1000 Powder Cement Fluid-Loss Additive A mildly retarding powder fluid-loss agent effective in low- to mid-range temperatures.
DIACEL® LTR-100 Liquid Cement Retarder Additive A low-temperature retarder in a liquid form used to extend the fluid life of the cement slurry.
DIACEL® LTR-100 Powder Cement Retarder Additive A low-temperature retarder in a dry powder used to extend the fluid life of the cement slurry.
DIACEL® LWL Powder Cement Fluid-Loss Retarder Additive A bi-functional additive that is effective both as a retarder and fluid-loss control agent over a wide temperature range.
DIACEL® LX200 Cement Fluid Loss Additive A latex filtration control agent for prevention of gas migration in cement slurries to 200º F BHCT without the use of a stabilizer.
DIACEL® RPM Liquid Cement Dispersant Additive A rheological profile modifier in liquid form that may be used to promote turbulent flow at reduced flow rates.
DIACEL® RPM Powder Cement Dispersant Additive A rheological profile modifier in a dry powder that may be used to promote turbulent flow at reduced flow rates.
DIACEL® WBS-200 Powder Cement Spacer System A special mixture of amorphous silica and water-soluble polymers for use in the preparation of a water-based cement spacer for the separation of water-based drilling fluids and cement slurries.
DIASEAL M® Lost Circulation Material A blend of solids that, when mixed with the base fluid, forms a high fluid-loss, high solids slurry for overcoming lost circulation. It works well in water-, synthetic- and oil-based muds as a non-cement squeeze for even severe mud losses.
DRILLPAC® LV/HV Polymer A polyanionic cellulose that is available in both an ultra high-viscosity (HV) grade as well as a medium-viscosity (LV) grade in all of our locations throughout the world.
DRILL-SURE™ OBM ADDITIVE DRILL-SURE™ OBM Additive is a multipurpose oil mud conditioner that provides HTHP fluid loss control, reduced torque and drag and borehole stabilization in oil-based drilling fluids including diesel, mineral and synthetic oils.
DRILL-THIN® Thinner A water-based, environmentally sound, mud conditioner providing rheology control in drilling, completion and packer fluids. Up to four times more efficient per pound than lignosulfonates.
Drill-Well D210 Fluid Loss Additive DRILL-WELL™ D210 Fluid Loss Additive (FLA) is a low cost polymeric fluid loss additive designed for reducing high temperature high pressure (HTHP) fluid loss in diesel, mineral and synthetic oil-based drilling fluids.
Drill-Well D244 Fluid Loss Additive A proprietary polymeric product used for fluid loss control in oil-based drilling muds including mineral, diesel and synthetic oils.
Drill-Well D294 Rheology Modifier A proprietarty product used for rheology control in oil-based drilling fluids including mineral, diesel and synthetic oils.
Drill-Well™ D325 Polymeric Fluid Loss Additive A polymeric fluid loss additive designed for reducing fluid loss in oil-based systems, including mineral and synthetic-based
DRILLZAN® D Biopolymer DRILLZAN® D Biopolymer is an economical high-viscosity xanthan gum featuring patented dispersion technology for optimal hydration.
DRISCAL® D Polymer Proprietary, synthetic copolymers to control HTHP water loss in fresh, salty, or hard brine fluids. It remains stable at very high temperatures, inhibiting shale and stabilizing fluid rheology. Available dry or as liquid emulsion.
DrisFlex™ Additive DrisFlex™ Additive is a water-dispersible latex. It is a versatile, total mud conditioner that stabilizes shale formations, inhibits clay hydration and reduces fluid loss.Page Content 2
DRISPAC® Plus Polymer Drispac® Plus polymers disperse rapidly, making them the highest performing, most economical PAC products in the industry.
DRISPAC® Polymer Multifunctional polyanionic cellulose polymer providing inhibition, rheology and fluid-loss control in fresh or salt water-based muds and workover/completion fluids.
DRISTEMP® Polymer A synthetic copolymer for use in controlling HTHP fluid loss up to 375°F in fresh, salty, and formate-based fluids. Teams well with Driscal® D polymer for very high temperature performance (500°F+).
DSCo™ Defoam A colorless, synthetic, proprietary liquid formulation. It is neither oil nor "clean" mineral oil and is non-hazardous according to 29 CFR Part 1910.1200 (OSHA).
DYNARED™ Seepage Control Fiber Seepage control material to seal depleted zones without excess wall cake. It works in water- and oil-based muds, cleans easily without causing formation damage, does not increase fluid rheology, is compatible with other common lost circulation materials.
DYNA-SEAL™ OBM Fiber (Ultra Fine, Fine and Medium) DYNA-SEAL OBM Fiber (Ultra Fine, Fine and Medium) is a proprietary micro-cellulosic fiber for use in seepage loss control and other lost circulation need in oil base muds.
FLOWZAN® Biopolymer Flowzan® Biopolymer is a high-purity, high-viscosity xanthan gum featuring patented dispersion tech. for optimal hydration. It delivers exceptional rheological properties to fresh and salt water-based muds, drill-in, brine completion and w/o fluids.
GREENBASE™ DRISPAC® Polymer A high performance polyanionic cellulose, suspended in the new greenbase fluid. The Greenbase™ Drispac® polymer suspension is uniquely stable, easily handled and useful in both oilfield and non-oilfield applications.
GREENBASE™ FLOWZAN® Biopolymer A high purity xanthan gum biopolymer, suspended in the new greenbase fluid. This type of polymer is unique when compared to most other polymers in oilfield drilling and completion applications.
GREENBASE™ HE® 150 Polymer Greenbase™ HE® 150 is a superior synthetic polymer suspended in a greenbase fluid. It is especially designed for use in brines. Tolerant of divalent ions at high temps. An excellent viscosifier for HCI acid and friction reducer.
GREENBASE™ HEC Polymer Greenbase™ HEC Polymer is a pure high-viscosity hydroxyethyl cellulosic polymer suspended in the new Greenbase™ suspension fluid.
HE® 100 Polymer This synthetic polymer is for viscosifying heavy brine fluids at elevated temperature and is an excellent friction reducer in coiled tubing workovers.
HE® 150 Polymer Completion Fluids: A superior, synthetic polymer especially designed for use in brines. Tolerant of divalent ions at high temps. Stimulation: An excellent viscosifier for HCI acid and other reservoir stimulation fluids.
HE® 300 Polymer HE® 300 Polymer provides stable viscosity in fresh water or heavy brines up to 465F, higher than with HE® 100 Polymer. It is more effective than HEC and xanthan gum at temperatures above 270F in all base fluids and polyacrylamide in brines above 200F.
HEC Liquid Polymer Liquid HEC Polymer is a pure high-viscosity hydroxyethyl cellulosic polymer suspended in an ultra-clean mineral oil. Liquid HEC Polymer contains 40% by weight high-quality HEC product.
HEC Liquid Polymer XPT Liquid HEC Polymer XPT is a pure high-viscosity hydroxyethyl cellulosic polymer suspended in an ultra-clean mineral oil. It contains 40% by weight high-quality HEC product. (See MSDS section 15 for applicable Chemical Inventory Listings.)
LIQUID DRISPAC® Polymer Multifunctional polyanionic cellulose polymer in a liquid form providing inhibition, rheology and fluid-loss control in fresh or salt water-based muds and workover/completion fluids.
LIQUID DRISPAC® Polymer XPT Multifunctional polyanionic cellulose polymer in a liquid form providing inhibition, rheology and fluid-loss control in fresh or salt water-based muds and workover/completion fluids. (See MSDS section 15 for applicable Chemical Inventory Listings.)
LIQUID FLOWZAN® Biopolymer High-purity, high-viscosity xanthan gum in a liquid form featuring patented dispersion technology for optimal hydration. Delivers exceptional rheological properties to fresh and salt water-based muds, drill-in, brine completion and w/o fluids.
LIQUID FLOWZAN® Biopolymer XPT High-purity, high-viscosity xanthan gum in a liquid form featuring patented dispersion technology for optimal hydration. It delivers exceptional rheological properties. (See MSDS section 15 for applicable Chemical Inventory Listings.)
LIQUID HE® 150 Polymer A superior, synthetic polymer especially designed for use in brines. Tolerant of divalent ions at high temps. An excellent viscosifier for HCI acid and friction reducer.
LIQUID HE® 150 Polymer XPT Liquid HE® 150 Polymer XPT is a high viscosity synthetic polymer that is useful in thickening hydrochloric acid, brines or fresh water.
LIQUID HE® 200 Polymer Liquid HE®200 Polymer is a synthetic polymer with multiple applications in the coil tubing market. The product can be applied for drag reduction or hole cleaning during operations such as plug drill outs.
Soltex® Additive Protect shale formations, impart superior lubricity and provide HTHP fluid-loss control with controlled solubility in water, synthetic and oil-based drilling fluids.
Soltex® E Additive Protect shale formations, impart superior lubricity and provide HTHP fluid-loss control with controlled solubility in water, synthetic and oil-based drilling fluids.
Soltex® Potassium Additive Potassium Soltex® Additive is a specially prepared potassium asphalt sulfonate made water soluble by a unique sulfonation process.
SURE-SEAL™ LPM SURE-SEAL™ LPM is a proprietary natural Loss Prevention Material (LPM) for use in wellbore strengthening procedures.
TORQUE-SEAL™ Additive Torque-Seal™ LCM/LPM is a new loss prevention material (LPM) for use with casing drilling operations. Specially formulated this product has a broad range of particles which cover a wide range of loss zone openings.
WELL-SEAL™ LCM (Fine, Medium, Coarse) Well-Seal™ LCM is a cost effective multipurpose LCM for use in drilling operations