Product Line Overview

Clairsol® is a range of specialist drilling base fluids, designed to meet the widely varying and technically challenging demands of the global oil and gas drilling industry.


The Drilling Mud Base Fluids Product Range

We are an original base fluid formulator with over 35 years of development and supply experience. Our team continues to meet the demands of the oil and gas drilling industry with high performance and environmentally sensitive base fluids. Our expertise in this area allows us to contribute to the technically demanding and high profile developmental drilling activities around the world.

The Clairsol® drilling base fluids are high quality products used in the manufacture and preparation of invert emulsion drilling muds required for oil and gas exploration. Safeguarding the marine environment and employee occupational safety both remain primary concerns for the industry.

Our range of products is able to address these global challenges. They are non-toxic to the marine environment, biodegradable and meet the highest occupational hygiene standards.

Clairsol® products also provide outstanding rheological performance, even under severe drilling conditions. Continuing product development allows us to explore options for new technology fluids in line with global changes in refining and processing technologies.


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James Wyatt
Senior Vice President
Business Unit Energy 


Sales Contact

Andrew Melvin

VP Sales & Technology – Middle Distillates
Phone: +44 1372 360 000
Mobile: + 44 7966 437580


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