Profile Phrikolat Drilling Specialties GmbH

Phrikolat Drilling Specialties GmbH Germany drilling fluids and mud service, not only for Horizontal Directional Drilling

Phrikolat locations in GermanyAbout Phrikolat

Phrikolat group of companies:
Phrikolat Drilling Specialties GmbH, D - Hennef
Phrikolat Drilling Services GmbH, D - Spremberg

Roots of the company are dating back to the 1950ies. CMC (Carboxymethylcellulose) was produced in Siegburg by Phrikolat Chemische Erzeugnisse GmbH since 1956. CMC is used within others as mud additive with considerable quantities in oil, gas and water exploration and production.

drilling mud bentoniteWith the background of this long experience Phrikolat developed their own mud systems and mud additives, within those an exceptionally successful program for horizontal drilling

Phrikolat HQ Hennef GermanySpecialisation of mud systems and services resulted in two spin-offs:
1997 the Phrikolat Drilling Services GmbH was founded in Spremberg near Berlin to be followed 2000 by Phrikolat Drilling Specialties GmbH in Siegburg.

In 2008 the company HQ left Siegburg and moved to Hennef into a modern office and bigger warehouse.

Two major warehouses in Hennef and Spremberg and a stock in the North of Germany guarantee not only swift deliveries but short term pick-up for customers.

Phrikolat mud laboratory Hennef

In our head office laboratories in Hennef modern and reliable mud systems are developed and constantly improved.

Phrikolat fluid experts are present at the drilling job site. Just the experience on the spot results in the development and improvement of our products. Due to a continuous exchange of experience with our customers we are able to offer tailor-made products and problem solving concepts.

Phrikolat drilling fluid production

We offer customer training/seminars on the spot or in our training rooms and laboratories in Hennef. Furthermore our program is completed with drilling hardware and drilling mud testing equipment.

Phrikolat is member of the Drilling Contractors Association (DCA-Europe).

Phrikolat logo at night

Phrikolat - Drilling Mud is our business

HDD drilling equipment

Available are

  • Reamers
  • Bits, TCI - milled tooth
  • Lo-Torque Hole Opener (LT)
  • Rock Reamer Hole Opener (RR)
  • Cutters

Warzenmeißel TCI . Zahnmeißel MT

Mud service

Phrikolat fluid service for horizontal directional drilling fluidsThe Phrikolat technicians advise and assist in your drilling projects to achieve the optimum in technical and commercial performance. Phrikolat provides supervising engineering corresponding the German "Fachaufsicht A/B (DVGW GW 329)".

  • Jobsite fluid service
  • Project fluid planning
  • Supervising engineering

Please contact us for planning and jobsite support.

Drilling fluids

Phrikolat drilling fluids - mud systemsDrilling Mud is our strength.

A wide range of drilling fluids brings solutions to every project.

  • Bentonites
  • Fluid systems
  • Bentonite additives
  • Drilling fluids ready to use
  • Drilling foam
  • Preservation fluids
  • Polymers
Antisol FL 100 Guamol Multisorb 200
Antisol FL 30000 Guar Gum PAC L
Argipol Liquid Microdolomite PAC R
Argipol Powder Modicide 340 ParaTrol
Bentonite Type W (Wyoming Type Bentonite) Modidet Phrikolat CMC
Bentonite Type W-Premium Modiflux Special Potassium Chloride
Bentonite W plus Modifoam 735 Rheopur
Clay Control Modimix 650 Rheopur Eco
Calcium Carbonate Modiplex MH Soda ash
Drilling Starch Modipol 600 Sodium Bentonite (OCMA/API)
Drill-mix 160 (by HeidelbergCement) Modiseal Sodium Carbonate
Filter Control Modivis 900 Xanthan Gum

...and more

Drilling fluids and mud service

Phrikolat Drilling Specialties GmbH
Your specialist in HDD horizontal directional drilling mud technology and servicesPhrikolat Drilling Specialties GmbH

Since more than 20 years Phrikolat Drilling Specialties develops and supplies drilling fluids for the Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) Industry in Germany and abroad.

It is our company policy to work in close cooperation with our customers for them to achieve the best technical and economical job performance.

The permanent availability of our technicians giving successful and custom-made assistance in job site problems and our self-developed and self-manufactured special additives made Phrikolat the actually largest supplier of drilling mud in the German Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) Market.

Furthermore we offer our own drilling fluid programs meeting the special jobsite requirements as well as supervising services and customer mud schools and trainings.


Industrial thickeners

Well known since 1956: PHRIKOLAT CMC

  • CMC - Carboxymethylcellulose
  • HEC - Hydroxyethylcellulose
  • Xanthan Gum
  • Guar Gum


Phrikolat phone - Telefon +49 (0) 2242 933920

Member DCA Drilling Contractors Association Europe