President Announcement

James Strickland Assumes Role as President of AES Drilling Fluids. Read the press release here.

Introducing AQUA-FLEX, an optimized water-based drilling fluid (OWBDF) designed to address the primary drilling challenges found throughout the Permian Basin and other Unconventional areas. Unlike traditional “High-Performance” water-based drilling fluid systems, AQUA-FLEX is designed to maximize drilling performance by pairing data and system components with actual well risks.


From the well site to the customer office, AES Drilling fluids is prepared to successfully deliver on any challenging project.

Customer service is central to our success. AES strives to build and maintain relationships with our customers to stay ahead of their needs, as drilling programs grow. From single well projects to extensive drilling campaigns, the people at AES have the experience to provide products and recommendations that minimize costs.

As part of the CES Energy Solutions family, AES Drilling Fluids designs and manufactures products specifically for customer needs, while ensuring product quality and reliability. From raw materials to finished product, AES has the expertise and resources to serve our customers.

AES continues to grow with the success of our customers, expanding, upgrading, and adding to our infrastructure to ensure timely delivery of critical products in the areas our customers operate.


Oilfield Technology – JAN/FEB 2024

We’re thrilled to announce that AES has once again graced the cover of Oilfield Technology‘s latest issue! This time, Matt Offenbacher and Richard Toomes, shed light on the transformative potential of identifying and optimizing drilling fluid interactions. Stay ahead of the “curve” and explore the full article now!