API 13A Barite

Weight Agent for Water Based Drilling Fluids

Barite is high purity barium sulfate for increasing drilling fluid density in most water based drilling muds.

EBIC’s Barite is specially processed to exceed API 13A  Section 2 specifications, and may be used to control formation pressured and to check formation caving.

Product Specifications: 

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Functions: EBIC’s Barite has the f0llowing benefits:
  • Chemically inert to all drilling fluid additives
  • Cost effective means of increasing or maintaining mud density
  • Maintains Properties at all encounterd bottom-hole temperatures

Recommended Treatment:

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Packaged in 25 and 50 kg multiwall paper sacks and in 1500 kg HDPE big bags.

Legislation and Handling Recommendations:

No Restricted by any regulatory agency.  Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for the product prior to use.