Our approach can be global, national, or regional, depending on the needs of our customers and their markets. IMERYS constantly develops better processes to turn basic mineral resources into high performance materials.
Imerys’ minerals are processed and refined to complement its customer’s production processes, improving the quality and raising the performance of customers products. Imerys can offer tailor-made solutions based on an in-depth understanding of the manufacturing process, production and business constraints of every market segment it serves.
The Imerys group continued growth has been due to many factors including excellent mineral reserves, widely recognised technical and commercial expertise and an increasing presence throughout the world. These advantages have enabled Imerys to be highly competitive in all of its four core business activities including minerals for oilfield applications.
Many of Imerys’ customers are global companies, and our widespread and growing network has the capability to supply on a world-wide scale. As a group, Imerys has production units in all five continents, including major sites in the UK, Belgium, Italy, Switzerland, USA, Canada, Brazil, Malaysia and China.
Imerys Oilfield Solutions
Imerys Oilfield Solutions has a multi-mineral approach to its customers. We supply products that find use as functional additives for drilling fluids and oilwell cements. The product range includes carbonates (marble, limestone and dolomite), bentonite, graphite (natural flake graphite and synthetic grades), mica, perlite, diatomite, metakaolin (calcined clay), ball clay (secondary clay), and silica flour.
Imerys Oilfield Solutions is multi-sites. More than 40 facilitiess in 4 continents are used to produce our large portfolio. We also have a strong logistics network which enables us to respond quickly to customers' needs wherever they are in the world.