Matrix Drilling Fluids

Formed in May 2004, Matrix Drilling Fluids Ltd. strives to exceed our client's expectations. We provide superior service from the initial well program and  field service through to our end of well recap.  

Matrix Drilling Fluids prides itself on providing our clients a high level of service that they will not find at larger service companies. 



Matrix Mud Systems

Water Based

  • Clay-free polymer
  • Foam drilling fluid
  • High pressure / High temperature
  • Inhibitive, designed to prevent shale sloughing
  • Matrix Bitu-BinderTM (SAGD)
  • Matrix ShieldTM  
  • Matrix K+ Shield (Silicate alternative)
  • Non-damaging, designed around specific reservoir damage mechanisms


Oil Based

  • Flat rheology system
  • Low toxicity base oils to address HSE issues


Matrix Mud Systems Execution

The successful execution of a drilling fluids program requires capable drilling fluid technicians in the field.

Matrix uses technicians that live and work in our operational areas, most of whom have 20+ years of drilling fluid experience. We provide detailed end of well recaps to our clients. These recaps are added to our database and provide us with a record of information to assist us in future area wells.

In addition to modelling with our Hydpro software, Matrix has access to complete laboratory facilities which are used in the design of mud systems and choosing additives. Our in-house technical expertise includes; a PhD scientist, BSc. chemist and a Chemical Technologist. 

We feel strongly in sharing our knowledge with our clients and industry. Various fluid seminars have been and will continue to be offered.

Matrix has serviced work from S.E. Saskatchewan to N.E. British Columbia having stock points and experienced personnel throughout western Canada.

Matrix has a HSE Management Manual and SECOR certification.