Well and Production
Trican Well Service employs a highly technical and experienced staff and provides
a comprehensive array of specialized products and services to the upstream oil and
gas industry. These services are utilized in the drilling, completion, stimulation
and reworking of oil and gas wells.
Trican's Industrial and Pipeline Services group is comprised of skilled individuals
who are specialists at providing engineered and technical services to refining,
petrochemical, power generation, gas processing facilities, pipeline storage and
In the past three years, Trican has developed more than 60 new cementing and stimulation
products, 18 coiled tubing innovations and maintained 14 patent applications. Trican
applies a thorough understanding of our customers and their requirements to the
development of our products, tools and procedures, while working to minimize their
impact on the environment wherever it is possible to do so.
Through the skill and dedication of our nearly 80 scientists, technicians and support
staff working out of our Research and Development Centre in Calgary (Canada) and
in other locations around the world, we continue to discover new products and processes
that enhance our service lines and respond to the needs of our customers and the
industries to which we contribute.
Research and Development
Trican’s 18,000 square-foot Research and Development Centre based in Calgary,
Alberta, Canada is a demonstration of Trican’s commitment to continuously
improving our value offering and competitiveness, to the benefit of our customers
and their global operations. The extensive facility also contains an array of state-of-the-art
equipment that enables our scientists, engineers and technologists to maximize the
quality and effectiveness of their work.
The work performed at the R&D Centre supports Trican’s operations worldwide
as products, technology and practices are developed for local implementation in
all regions where we operate.
The R&D Centre houses Trican’s Stimulation and Cement laboratories as
well as the Coiled Tubing tool development facilities. Research, analysis and product
development are cornerstones of Trican’s growth and success, and our R&D
Centre employs some of the most talented people in the industry, eager to innovate
and contribute with their ideas and knowledge.
Trican is the only pumping services company to make RE$EARCH Infosource’s
list of Canada’s Top
100 Corporate R&D Spenders in 2008 and 2009.