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  • Slotted Filter Disks

    Most people who do any kind of mud testing are familiar with ceramic filter disks for filtration testing. The ceramic disk simulates real-world formations and provides greater insight into the filtration characteristics of a mud system than standard filter paper. And filter disks have been the standard for Permeability Plugging Tests for years. Less familiar are the relatively new stainless steel slotted disks. These disks simulate reservoir formations in a different way. Unlike the ceramic filter disk, which are made from natural material, the stainless steel disks have precisely machined slots for the test fluid to flow through. So, you always know the exact pore size of you filter medium. Slotted filter disks come in two sizes. The ¼” thick disks fit where the ceramic filter disk fits. They can include either 1 or 3 equal slots with no taper. The slots are the same size on both side ...

  • Automated Gas Permeability Testing

    Most benchtop permeability testers are manually operated instruments with lots of valves and switches. The operator has to stand next to the instrument during a test to set pressures and record results. The Automated Gas Permeameter makes testing the permeability of reservoir core samples simple and easy. It features two auto-switching mass flowmeters for measuring the flowrate of gas through the core. The included software automatically switches between the two flowmeters to suit the needs of the test, providing greater accuracy over the full measurement range. The Automated Gas Permeameter also includes a quick-access core holder with a stationary core boot. This makes loading a care fast and easy, and significantly reduces the turnaround time of a test. Also, the software controls the confining and inlet pressure on the core, freeing the operator to perform other tasks. To learn mo ...

  • The Cost Savings of Automation

    Drilling fluids are critical to maintaining well safety and quality during construction and completion. That makes drilling fluid properties key control parameters of the drilling and completion process. Moreover, increased efficiency of new drilling technology, and demand for data driven by digital advances in remote monitoring and analytics require frequent and reliable measurement of the physical and chemical properties of drilling fluids. Typically, these properties have been measured by manual field sampling and testing. But manual testing lags advances in drilling efficiency, causes delays, and is susceptible to bias, inconsistencies, and inadvertent human errors. Mud properties must be monitored and adapted as drilling progresses to total depth. These properties are not only critical to the safety and efficiency of the operation, they also provide valuable information throughout ...

  • Four Unit HTHP Filter Press

    We know that space in your lab is valuable. You don’t need bulky equipment taking up more space than necessary. But you also want quality instruments and lots of features. That’s why we developed the Four Unit HTHP Filter Press. This instrument combines four (4) 175 mL HTHP Filter Presses into a single unit. Each cell has a separate electronic temperature controller and two separate pressure regulators (one for top pressure and one for back pressure). This allows each cell to be heated and pressurized independently. Not only does the Four Unit HTHP Filter Press save space in your lab, it also saves resources. It has a single pressure inlet and two electrical inlets. One Nitrogen tank and two electrical outlets and run up to four Filter Presses completely independent of each other. And the unit comes with all the accessories (graduated cylinder, filter paper, etc.) necessary to run four ...

  • Electronic Temperature Control

    Do you have equipment in your lab that heats fluid? Do you ever wish you had more precise control of the temperature of those fluids? We thought so. That’s why we developed an all-purpose electronic temperature control unit. The Temperature Control Unit is a convenient tool for precisely controlling the temperature of an electrical heating device. Simply plug the heating device into the Temperature Control Unit and the built-in electronic controller will regulate the power output to the heater. The controller can be set with either a simple temperature setpoint or an advanced timer. This unit is commonly used on Filter Presses and Thermocups for Viscometers. But it can also be used for hot plates and small water baths. We even have a four-unit version for labs with multiple heating instruments. To learn more, visit the product page. ...

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Products

We offer a complete line of products for testing the physical and chemical properties of drilling fluids, cement, and reservoir cores. Choose a product line below to learn more.

Solutions

Using the resources we have developed over the last 30 years, we strive to offer innovative solutions beyond our products.

Service

We have been providing outstanding service to the industry for over 30 years. We repair, maintain, and calibrate our products, as well as products from other manufacturers.

Training

With over 30 years in the industry, we are able to provide quality training on our equipment as well as relevant industry topics.

Your Complete Oilfield Testing Equipment Solution

For over 30 years OFI Testing Equipment (OFITE) has provided instruments and reagents for testing drilling fluids, well cements, completion fluids, and wastewater. In addition to these product lines we also offer a range of instruments for core analysis. From our manufacturing facility in Houston, TX we provide customers all over the world with quality products and exceptional service.

Our drilling fluids testing equipment product line includes innovative designs such as the Model 900 Viscometer, which showcases our ability to develop new technology to meet customer and industry demands. We also offer Retorts, Aging Cells, Roller Ovens, Mud Balances, Filter Presses, and all other instruments required to evaluate drilling fluid properties according to API Recommended Practice 13B-1 and 13B-2.

Our cement testing equipment product line includes innovative designs such as the Static Gel Strength Measurement Device (SGSM), a true OFITE innovation. We also offer Ultrasonic Cement Analyzers (UCA), Constant Speed Blenders, Automated HTHP Consistometers, and all other instruments required to evaluate cement properties according to API Specification 10.

Our extensive line of core analysis equipment includes equipment for preparing core samples, routine testing, and advanced analysis.