Baroid IDP Customer Workshops
For more than 50 years Baroid IDP has offered drilling fluid training to our customers with the annual customer workshops, often known as mud schools. What do you learn in a workshop?
Find out in this video.
Drilling disciplines covered:
Water Well - Fundamentals of drilling fluid properties; emphasis on drilling, completion and development practices.
Minerals Exploration - Fundamentals of drilling fluid properties with emphasis on wireline coring and air drilling techniques.
HDD - Fundamentals of drilling fluid properties in the horizontal directional drilling industry with an introduction to the Drilling Square.
Geothermal - Fundamentals of drilling fluid and grout design and use for ground source heat pump market; strong focus on new and innovative grout technologies.
Spanish Language Class - Covers the basic drilling fluids used in the Water Well, Horizontal, Geothermal, and Minerals Exploration industries.
Tunneling/Micro-Tunneling - Fundamentals of fluid properties and application for face fluids and lubricating fluids in the tunneling and micro-tunneling markets.
2018 Houston Customer Workshop Schedule:
The 2018 Workshop schedule will be announced in November.
If you are interested in attending one of our training programs or require additional information, please click here to contact us by email.
Please note, the customer workshops listed above are not affiliated with Baroid's Oilfield Mud School.
Visit our YouTube site to view the following Baroid IDP Video Demonstrations:
Mud Balance Demonstration
Sand Content Test
Hole in Sand Demonstration
Full Area Filter Press Demonstration
EZ-MUD® GOLD Clay and Shale Stabilizer Demonstration
Air Foam Demonstration using QUIK-FOAM® Foaming Agent
Marsh Funnel Viscosity Test Demonstration
Demonstration of Fann’s Half Area Filter Press
Hardness and PH Test Demonstration
N-SEAL™ Lost Circulation Material Demonstration
QUIK-TROL® GOLD PAC Polymer Demonstration
Fann Instrument Company Model 280 Rheometer Demonstration
Hard Water Snow Globe Demonstration