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ProOne Appoints ‘OPS Oilfield Equipment & Services Ltd.’ as Thailand Distributor

COSTA MESA, California November 1, 2018 – ProOne, Inc. announced the appointment of ‘OPS Oilfield Equipment & Services Ltd.’ (OPS-OES) as its distributor for Thailand. OPS-OES is a leading service company providing high-quality products and services to the oil, gas and energy sector in Thailand. In addition to providing a wide range of inspection, testing and manpower services, OPS-OES supplies a wide range of equipment and chemical products for drilling, completion and cementing for both onshore and offshore drilling rigs and platforms. Ole P. Siefert, the Director and Operations Manager for OPS-OES said, “OPS-OES is excited to add ProOne’s amazing innovative lubrication technology to our product line. We can now offer our clients ProOne’s cost-efficient and environmentally friendly products to enhance their operations and reduce their costs.” “We are extremely pleased to be represented by OPS-OES in this important market,” said Lawrence Kahn, CEO for ProOne. “The professionalism and experience of the OPS-OES management team together with their account management and technical personnel are second to none.” The agreement between OPS-OES an

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ProOne Appoints Midis Energy Services Limited as Exclusive Distributor for Nigeria

COSTA MESA, California August 26, 2019–, Inc. today announced the appointment of Midis Energy Services Limited as its exclusive distributor for Nigeria. Midis Energy Services is a world-class oil and gas services company based in Nigeria, focused on providing cutting-edge solutions to meet the present-day challenges of the oil and gas industry and other industrial markets in Nigeria. Established in 2005, Midis is a pre-eminent products and services supplier to the largest global oil companies operating in Nigeria today. “ProOne’s high quality, innovative and cost-effective products are a perfect fit for our company and to meet our clients’ needs”, said Mr. A. A. Atamuno, founder and Managing Director for Midis who visited ProOne’s office in Costa Mesa today to sign the exclusive agreement. He went on to say that Midis will establish dedicated sales, marketing, and technical teams in both Lagos and Port Harcourt to focus exclusively on building ProOne’s presence in Nigeria. About ProOne: Based in Orange County, California, ProOne, Inc. has developed lubrication technology that can be demonstrated to be over 50 times greater film strength than conventional

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ProFlow Featured on Business and Industry Connection

With its ProFlow production lubricant offering, ProOne repeats the unprecedented success of the company’s revolutionary downhole drilling fluid additive XPL+, which solves major friction problems on wells. Especially valuable for artificial lift systems (ALS), this new patent-pending lubrication treatment dramatically increases efficiencies and lowers operating costs by bonding to all metal surfaces of pump, tubing and rod components. Operators report that this nanotechnology lubricant is field-proven to consistently reduce friction and drag in rod pumps, and torque in PCP and ESP applications. Numerous benefits include reduced flow line pressures, energy consumption, rod load and pressure at all critical contact points, along with fewer failures, less required maintenance and reduced downtime. With higher pump efficiency, displacement and laminar flow, key benefits include enhanced production, reduced lifting costs, and extended equipment lifespan. ProFlow excels on deviated wells, deep wells and other wells operating inefficiently or with continued maintenance problems. For story click here: Read more

ProOne Selected to Present at Colorado Oil & Gas Cleantech Challenge

Costa Mesa, California, August 17, 2017  ProOne has been selected by the Colorado Cleantech Industries Association (CCIA) to present at the 4th annual Oil & Gas Cleantech Challenge. The 10 finalists were selected from an international pool of applicants to present at the Challenge in Denver, September 7, 2017.   The presentation will focus on ProOne’s revolutionary earth-friendly, plant-based XPL+ technology as an anti-friction metal treatment that increases rig efficiency by reducing torque and drag when drilling wells. The most significant environmental impact of ProOne’s biodegradable technology is that it allows operators to use more environmentally friendly water-based muds instead of oil-based muds.   ProOne will also introduce ProFlow Production Fluid technology, a groundbreaking new application in the oil & gas industry which ProOne has developed, successfully field tested, and filed a patent for. ProFlow is a lubricant to treat Artificial Lift Systems (ALS) to address the problems of inefficient production, high energy consumption, costly maintenance, and untimely wear and failure.   CCIA hosts the O

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ProOne Selected to Present at Colorado Oil & Gas Cleantech Challenge

Costa Mesa, California, August 17, 2017 ProOne has been selected by the Colorado Cleantech Industries Association (CCIA) to present at the 4th annual Oil & Gas Cleantech Challenge. The 10 finalists were selected from an international pool of applicants to present at the Challenge in Denver, September 7, 2017. The presentation will focus on ProOne’s revolutionary earth-friendly, plant-based XPL+ technology as an anti-friction metal treatment that increases rig efficiency by reducing torque and drag when drilling wells. The most significant environmental impact of ProOne’s biodegradable technology is that it allows operators to use more environmentally friendly water-based muds instead of oil-based muds. ProOne will also introduce ProFlow Production Fluid technology, a groundbreaking new application in the oil & gas industry which ProOne has developed, successfully field tested, and filed a patent for. ProFlow is a lubricant to treat Artificial Lift Systems (ALS) to address the problems of inefficient production, high energy consumption, costly maintenance, and untimely wear and failure. CCIA hosts the Oil & Gas Cleantech Challenge in partnership with recog

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ProOne Announces Agreement with American Well Technology Holdings, LLC to Market First-Ever Artificial Lift System Down Hole Lubricant

COSTA MESA, California July 25, 2017 – ProOne Inc, a leader in extreme film strength lubrication technology, announced that it has signed a Master Distributorship agreement with American Well Technology Holdings, LLC, a Texas-based company, to bring to market the world’s first Production Lubricant, with patent pending: ProFlow – A Production Flow Technology Lubricant. ProOne and American Well Technology have been working collaboratively for two years developing, successfully field testing, and filing a patent for this groundbreaking new application in the oil & gas industry. By using a lubricant to treat Artificial Lift Systems (ALS) to address the problems of inefficient production, high maintenance costs and untimely wear and failure, the team has demonstrated that treatment with ProOne’s XPL+ bonding nano-tech lubricant increases productivity, reduces lifting costs, and results in fewer failures, less downtime, extended service intervals and equipment life cycles. ProOne and American Well Technology have now formalized an agreement whereby AWT has been granted a license by ProOne to be the Master Distributor for ProOne’s production well products in North Americ

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Oilman Magazine – Product Showcase: ProOne Downhole Drilling Fluid

Oilman Magazine - ProOne Article With artificial lift systems (ALS) being the workhorses on the majority of wells, lubrication has been a critical but generally unaddressed problem. Now, inefficient production and untimely wear/failure are tackled with California-based ProOne Inc.’s solution: ProFlow Production Fluid Lubricant. Driven by the success of the company’s XPL+ Xtreme Pressure Lubrication technology for drilling fluids, ProOne has now developed ProFlow, patent pending, for production wells. ProOne’s XPL+ technology has a polarized strong ionic charge so that it bonds to the metal surfaces of rod, tubing and pump components, creating primary behavior changes in ALS systems including a reduction in friction and drag in rod pumps, and torque in PCP and ESP applications. As a result of these primary changes in behavior, the use of ProFlow leads to reduced flowline pressures, lower energy consumption, less rod load, and a reduction in pressure at contact points between collars, rods, and tubing, which increases pump efficiency, fluid displacement, and increases laminar flow. In many cases, thi

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Journal of Petroleum & Technology – Artificial-Lift Downhole-Treatment System

Artificial-lift systems (ALSs) have increasingly needed a lubrication solution to improve profitability on failing or under-performing wells, solving the problems of inefficient production or untimely wear and tear. ProOne introduced a cost-effective downhole treatment for the complete ALS system. ProFlow production fluid incorporates the company’s XPL+ lubrication technology with positively charged molecular properties to bond to all metal downhole components, reducing friction, torque, and drag by as much as 80% (Fig. 5). With significantly lower friction in the system, operators experience higher production volumes, lower lifting costs, and extended maintenance cycles. For progressing-cavity pumps, the major benefits include higher production speeds, increased revolutions per minute, reduced electrical load on the system, and additional net oil per day; for rod pumps, the benefits include less torque and friction, extended lifespan of moving parts, and less well servicing. Field ProFlow has consistently reduced failures and increased efficiency in all types of ALS pumps, especially those with highly deviated deep-well systems. Read more

Upstream Pumping – Drilling Mud Additive Combination Boosts Efficiency

Article - Drilling Mud Additive Boosts Efficiency Even at lower concentrations, this mud conditioner can save operators money. by Lawrence Kahn Without the visual impact of a drilling rig structure and related equipment, mud pits seem to be a more benign aspect of “making hole.” Yet, with the cost of drilling mud as high as 10 percent of total drilling expense, the fluid had better do its job well. Ensuring optimal performance has even prompted operators to assign separate day and night mud engineers. Since mud is that important, what about additives? Drill fluid additives play a unique role, from helping overcome multiple drilling challenges to ideally maximize downhole drilling efficiency and saving operators time and money. In this environment, one company introduced an additive to help deal with laterals, verticals and curves. R&D Innovation Despite mud’s ordinary appearance, its job is quite challenging. It has to remove cuttings, minimize corrosion, lubricate and support both the drilling assembly and the bit, and control formation pressures. Additives are just as integral as the mud itself. They can reduce fluid loss, provide surf

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ProOne’s 2 in 1 Drill Conditioner Diamond Dust Featured in Oil & Gas Product News

Click on Link Below: http://www.oilandgasproductnews.com/article/25249/drill-fluid-conditioner-improves-performance-in-field-tests Drill Fluid Conditioner Improves Performance in Field Tests ProOne's Diamond Dust has shown potential for reducing costs and improving efficiency for drilling operators. February 8, 2017 Changes in oil and gas field operations sometimes come so quickly they seem to occur overnight. ProOne, Inc. saw real limitations with existing downhole lubrication and developed what the company feels is a game-changing product. Eight years ago the company’s R&D scientists’ solution effectively became the next evolution in lubrication technology through their proprietary XPL+ technology, which greatly reduces friction even under the most extreme downhole conditions. With fifty times the film strength of conventional lubricants, the attributes were quickly evident at drill sites including: 70% friction reduction, improved ROP, up to 50% reduction in torque and drag, less corrosion and wear, to name only

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