In the past five years, Trican has developed more than 160 new cementing and stimulation products, 45 coiled tubing innovations, maintained 190 global patents and applications within 55 patent families, and authored over 35 technical papers. 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 more than 150 scientists, technicians and support staff working out of our Research and Development Centres in Calgary (Canada), The Woodlands (USA), and Moscow (Russia), 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 global R&D Centres (Calgary, The Woodlands, Moscow) demonstrate Trican’s
commitment to continuously improving our value offering and competitiveness, to
the benefit of our customers and their global operations. These extensive facilities
contain state-of-the-art equipment that enables our scientists, engineers and
technologists to maximize the quality and effectiveness of their work.
The work performed in our R&D Centre supports Trican’s operations worldwide as products,
technology and practices are developed for local implementation in all regions where
The R&D Centres house 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 Centres employ 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 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, and 2012.