Engineered Minerals, Proppants That Perform The Oilfield Solutions team within Imerys is dedicated to providing a wide range of minerals and mineral-based products and services to oilfield services companies.
We offer a large range of proppants, additives for drilling fluids and oilwell cementing. The Imerys Oilfield Solutions team is completely focused on understanding and meeting the needs for minerals in oilfield applications and applying Imerys deep knowledge of minerals, their processing, modification and customization, to solve customers problems with mineral solutions. In the field of minerals for oilfield applications, Imerys is unique in the breadth of products which it mines, processes and supplies. US Manufactured Lightweight Ceramic Proppant exhibits a high resistance crush for enhanced conductivity. Economic lightweight ceramic proppants are produced from consistently close-controlled high quality South Georgia calcined kaolin clay and processed in state of the art ceramic proppant engineering plants. The resultant products provide proppant permeability up to 50% greater than typical sand based products with a comparable mesh size for stress levels typically up to 12,000 psi.
ProLite® 20/40, ProLite® 30/50, ProLite® 40/70, ShaleProp® 20/40, ShaleProp® 30/50, Propynite® 14, Propynite® 20, Propynite® 24