Prime-Gel functions as a viscosifier and filtrate reducer in freshwater drilling systems. It is used in oil well, water well, seismic, caisson, horizontal, and mineral exploration drilling.


Prime-Gel is used as a slurry mud and general viscosifier  in Asphalt Emulsion, water and oil drilling, cut-off walls, groutings, trenching and in water containment projects requiring a minimum of 90 barrels of slurry per ton of Bentonite.  Meets API 13a Section 4 requirements.  Polymer extended high-swelling Sodium Bentonite.

Available In:   100 lb Bag   –   3,000 lb Superbag  –   Bulk

  • Asphalt Emulsion Sealants
  • Hydraulic Barriers
  • Drilling Fluids

Have drilling questions?

Contact our partner Western Clay at 435-529-3281.