SECURE’s 13,400 sq. ft. laboratory and technical support centre is situated in Edmonton, Alberta. This lab is designed and certified for sour service, capable of performance testing in sour and/or sweet conditions. The team of seasoned laboratory staff and field technicians provide quick response and support to SECURE's customers. Routine analyses, product development, product selection, application and trouble shooting expertise, and more are all within the Edmonton Lab's capabilities. See below for key features of our Edmonton Lab: 

Corrosion inhibitor screening and evaluation

  • Low to high pressure/temperature, sweet and/or sour autoclave testing

  • Rotating Cylinder Electrode (RCE) testing

  • Linear Polarization Resistance (LPR) bubble testing


Paraffin and Asphaltene inhibition:

  • Viscometers

  • Cold finger

  • Turbiscan technologies 

**Most testing can be done under pressure to mimic system conditions 

Hydrocarbon characterization:

  • BS and W’s

  • Viscosity and API gravity

  • Flash point

  • Freeze point / Pour point testing

  • Cloud Point (Viscosity measurement) 

Scale inhibition and remediation testing using high pressure/high temperature flow loops 

H2S scavenger uptake testing 

Sulphur Solvent uptake by Rotovap and weight loss 

Solids analysis - Wet, XRD, XRF 

Hydrate testing under sweet and sour conditions using autoclaves 

Drilling and fracturing fluid evaluation, viscosity and breakdown using pressurized viscometers

Unit 208, 8915 51st ave Edmonton AB T6E 5J3.
Approval #: 
Facility Personnel: 

Brian Snodgrass, Area Manager 780 293 0625