Baroid Drilling Fluids

Baroid Drilling Products

National Drilling Equipment is the leading Australian distributor of Baroid drilling fluids. We stock a comprehensive range of products at our three operations across Australia.
We also offer excellant fluid engineering fluids

Viscosifiers & Gellants

Aquagel

A finely ground, premium grade sodium bentonite functions as a viscosifier and filtrate reducer in freshwater drilling fluids.

Aqua Gel Gold

Bentonite is a 200 mesh dry powdered clay that can be added directly to fresh water or freshwater drilling fluids.

Bore Gel

A high quality sodium bentonite boring fluid system specially formulated for use in horizontal directional drilling applications.

Quik Gel

A viscosifier and is an easy to mix, finely ground (200 mesh), premium grade high yielding sodium bentonite.

Quik Gel Gold

A high yield viscosifer is a selectively mined and premium sodium bentonite designed for water well, minerals explorarion and other industrial drilling

Barazan D

Used to viscosify fresh water, seawater and monovalent brines. Helps provide excellent suspension without the need for clays.

Quik Bore

A high yield boring fluid system specially formulated for use in horizontal directional drilling.



Tunnel Gel

A specially formulated, high yield bentonite designed for use in tunneling and large diameter HDD operations

No Sag

A suspension enhanser that is used to enhance the carrying capacity of both clay and polymer based fluids without decreasing slurry viscosity.


Grouts

Holeplug

A naturally occuring sodium bentonite clay is a sized and graded chip material used to seal and plug earthen boreholes.

BarothermGold

A thermally conductive grout bentonite material designed for use in grouting boreholes containing ground source heat loops.

Benseal

A granular natural sodium bentonite used in the sealing and grouting of well casings and earthen structures.

Barad 658

Barad658 cement additive is designed for cement systems consisting of construction grade Portland cement and water

Quik Set 30

Quik Set gypsum cement is a high strength adaptable cement product designed for addressing lots of circulation environments.

Rapid Set 5

Rapid Set 5 is specially formulated fast setting and high strength cement.


Filtration Control Additives

Quik Trol

Provides filtration control in fresh or brackish water based drilling fluids. Promotes borehole stability.

Quik Trol LV

Encapsulate shale to prevent swelling and disintegration. Borehole stability in water sensitive formations.

Quik Trol Gold

Filtration control in water based drilling fluids. Borehole stability in water sensitive formations.

Quik Trol Gold LV

Encapsulate shale to prevent swelling and disintegration. Borehole stability in water sensitive formations.

PAC L

Encapsulate shale to prevent swelling and disintegration. Borehole stability in water sensitive formations.

PAC RE

Helps control filtration rates & provide supplementary viscosity in fresh water, sea water, and brine-based fluids


Clay & Shale Stabilizers

Quick Mud

Helps provide effective clay & shale stabilisation and lower viscosity

Quick Mud D50

Used primarily as a viscosifier & borehole stabilizer to prevent shale & clay from swelling & sloughing

Quick Mud Gold AP

Clay & shale stabilisation to prevent swelling and or dispersion.

Poly Bore

Stabilise reactive clay and shale formations. Enhance core recovery.

Ez Mud Gold

Clay & shale stabilisation to prevent swelling and or dispersion.


Foaming Agents & Surfactants

Con Det

Keep the drill bit clean. Slow breakup of cuttings being transported to the surface.

Ultrafoam

Enhance the rate of cuttings removal. Reduce erosion of poorly consolidated formations.

Penetrol

Reduce or eliminate bit balling. Reduce surface tension of drilling fluid.


Lost Circulation Materials

N Seal

Can be used as an additive for lost circulation in concentrations up to 86 kg/m3

Diamond Seal

Stabilise borehole in cobble and gravel.Stabilise unconsolidated formations.

Fuse It

Fast acting lost circulation material to help seal off zones in as little as 30 minutes.


Thinners & Dispersants

Aqua Clear PFD

Highly effective mud thinner, contains no phosphates.

Aqua Clear DRY

Highly effective mud thinner, contains no phosphates.


Speciality Products & Chemicals

Barad 399

Formation of a low solids, freshwater drilling fluid engineered for wireline coring applications.

Plug Foam A

Designed to mix with Plug Foam B to create a quick setting and stable chemical foam.

Plug Foam B

Designed to mix with Plug Foam A to create a quick setting and stable chemical foam.

Soda Ash

Used to condition and soften make-up water and raise pH

System Floc

Promotes flocculation and settling of dispersed formation solids in clear fluids and conventional drilling fluids.

Bara-Kade

A solidification agent designed for use with industrial and drilling waste streams.