Solids Control & Waste Mgmt.


In today’s environment, the emphasis on the optimization of drilling operations to meet Quality, Health, Safety, and Environmental (QHSE) regulations has never been stronger.  QMax is invested and committed to helping our customers achieve QHSE compliance while providing our customers fully integrated Drilling Fluids, Solids Control, and Drilling Waste Management solutions. For Solids Control and Drilling Waste Management, QMax provides a full range of equipment that is designed for high performance and reliability. 

Solids Control

The QMax line of Solids Control Equipment plays a key role in responding to the environmental and economic pressures faced by the drilling industry today, by offering reliable, field-proven technology for every drilling application.  With a full range of Drilling Fluid and Solids Control products and services, QMax is positioned to offer complete fluid solutions to our customers. The QMax high performance shaker screens are applicable to multiple brands of shakers currently on the market and provide leading performance, reliability, and value.  Optimization of Solids Control and Waste Management systems with drilling fluids on a project provides our customers with economic and effective solutions to the most challenging drilling environments.

Standard & Customized equipment options:

  • Shale shakers & Mud Cleaners
  • Replacement Shaker Screens
  • Centrifuge systems
    • High Volume
    • Barite recovery
    • Enhanced LGS Removal
  • MUD STRIPPER™
  • De-watering units
  • Drill Cuttings Dryers (WBM & NAF)
  • Mobile & Fixed Liquid Mud Plants
  • High Efficiency Mud Mixing systems
  • Mud Vacuum systems - 30hp to150hp
  • Brine & Waste Water
  • Filtration Systems
  • Mud Cooling Systems

Drilling Waste Management

A major challenge in processing waste generated during drilling is the diverse nature of the waste. The methods and technologies used to treat different waste streams are as varied as the waste itself. The treatment method we select for your drilling project is based on the characteristics of the waste material, the local environmental regulations, and the available infrastructure.

QMax offers a range of drilling related waste management equipment and services designed to ensure our customers achieve environmental compliance.

Standard & Customized equipment options:

  • Waste Pit Remediation
  • Waste Water Treatment & Recycling
  • Evaporation Units
  • Non-Toxic Geotextile Pit Liners
  • Brine Reclamation
  • Drill Cuttings Drying & Fluids Recovery
  • Rig Tank Cleaning & Heavy Duty House Keeping
  • Spill Containment & Clean Up