Mineral & Petroleum Articles

  • History of Gilsonite
    History of Gilsonite History of Gilsonite The mineral predominantly known as Gilsonite was discovered in the early 1860's, but it was only in the mid-80’s when Samuel H. Gilson started to endorse it as a water-resistant varnish for wooden pilings, as an insulation for wire cable, and as a unique coating for various applications. Date: 3/17/2016
  • All you need to know about Natural Asphalt Lake
    All you need to know about Natural Asphalt Lake What is a Natural Asphalt Lake? What are its applications in the asphalt industry? And where is it mostly found? In this article, we will answer all these questions. Date: 10/30/2019
  • The role of mud weight in drilling operations
    The role of mud weight in drilling operations Mud weight is one of the most important characteristics of drilling mud. This feature is effective in controlling underground pressures and the ability to carry mud. This post explores this feature. Date: 10/31/2019
  • Disposal control of drilling operations in oilfields
    Disposal control of drilling operations in oilfields Drilling operations disposal can be managed in a variety of ways. These methods help to minimize damage to the surrounding environment caused by drilling operations. Date: 10/31/2019
  • How Do Drilling Fluids Work?
    How Do Drilling Fluids Work? Drilling fluids work in a variety of ways and will result in digging wells deeper, cheaper and easier. In this article, we explain how these fluids work. Date: 10/31/2019
  • Import Data Of Gilsonite(Natural Rock Asphalt) In China
    Import Data Of Gilsonite(Natural Rock Asphalt) In China During 2010-2012, China's natural asphalt as the basic ingredient of asphalt mixture imports growth rate of about 13.28%. China ... Date: 3/17/2016
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