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Oil & Gas

Protea Chemicals provides customised solutions to the oil and gas industries, with special emphasis in the West and East African regions.

Protea Chemicals supply the following to the Oil & Gas sector:


  • Acetic Acid
  • Acetone
  • Ammonium Bisulphite
  • Barite
  • Bentonite
  • Calcium Bromide Liquid
  • Calcium Bromide Powder
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Calcium Chloride
  • Caustic Soda Solution
  • Caustic Soda Flake
  • Diethanolamine
  • Flour boric Acid
  • Formic Acid
  • Glycolic Acid
  • Guar Gum
  • Hydrochloric Acid
  • Lime
  • Methanol
  • Monoethanolamine
  • Monoethylene Glycol
  • Nitric Acid
  • Paraffin Derivatives
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Soda Ash
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Sulfamic Acid
  • Tetra Methyl Ammonium Chloride
  • Toluene
  • Triethanolamine
  • Triethylene Glycol
  • Xylene


Protea Chemicals can offer a broad portfolio of oilfield chemicals covering the following applications.

  • Drilling fluids
  • Well stimulation
  • Production chemicals
  • Cementing
  • Workover & completion
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR)

Protea Chemicals is an exclusive partner of Impact Fluid Solutions in Sub-Saharan Africa; Impact Fluid Solutions is a premier provider of specialty additives to oil and gas operators, fluid companies and oilfield service providers. By combining advanced chemistry with extensive oilfield expertise, Impact Fluids deliver next-generation fluid solutions purpose-built to solve complex drilling, cementing and completion challenges—and proven in basins worldwide. Multinational majors and independents trust Impact to help them minimize NPT, maximize ROI and increase ultimate recoveries.

Specialised Offshore Services (SOS)

Protea Chemicals is a specialist in Bulk Methanol supply. Protea SOS supports offshore production activities for all the oil majors.

Exceeding customer expectations by :

  • Strategic Procurement
  • Vessel vetting and chartering services
  • Quality control and HSE management
  • Support Craft and Fenders
  • Mooring Master Services
  • Supply chain management and logistics

Processing and Refining

Aromatics, chlorinated solvents, ethanolamine’s, ethylene glycols, isopropanol amine, polyglycols, propylene glycols, dyes, lubricants, additives, process catalysts.