Cementing Resources

Cementing Quality through Testing and Modeling

Research and Development Laboratory

Nine Energy Service has a state-of-the-art laboratory capable of designing and testing any cement designs currently being utilized in the industry.

The lab is fully staffed by qualified technicians and engineers, and capable of testing slurries around the clock. Using cutting edge oilfield laboratory technologies, our professionals ensure that all tests are performed to API specifications and results are delivered to customers promptly.

Available testing includes:

  • Thickening Time Testing
  • Compressive Strength Testing (destructive and non-destructive)
  • Static Gel Strength Testing
  • Dynamic Settling
  • Stirred & Static Fluid Loss
  • Fluid Rheology
  • Free- Fluid and Settling
  • Mud / Spacer / Cement Compatibility
  • Spacer Wettability

Modeling Software

Nine engineers utilize computer-modeling software to aid in job design and execution. Nine’s modeling software accurately calculates mud displacement, pressures, equivalent circulating density (ECD) and flow dynamics.

By optimizing a fluid's rheological properties and the pumping schedule, Nine prepares jobs to run efficiently and safely. With extensive experience, leading edge tools and a strong commitment to working closely with operators, you can count on Nine for precise execution.