Performance-driven technology

CARBO is an industry-leading technology and service company that provides engineered oilfield production enhancement, industrial performance enhancement, and environmental protection solutions.

Oil and gas production enhancement

For oil and gas markets, CARBO focuses on integrating technologies to provide engineered solutions that help E&P operators to design, build and optimize the frac. Our oil & gas businesses increase our clients’ well production and estimated ultimate recovery (EUR), which results in a lower finding and development cost per barrel of oil equivalent.

Our oilfield production enhancement businesses:
  • FRACPRO – industry-leading fracture simulation software to help clients optimize fracture design and engineering. More on FRACPRO

  • CARBO CERAMICS & TECHNOLOGIES – high performance, high quality proppant for enhanced conductivity and greater hydrocarbon flow, as well as proprietary proppant-delivered production assurance, flow enhancement and fracture evaluation technologies. More on CARBO CERAMICS & TECHNOLOGIES

  • STRATAGEN – field consulting and data services providing our clients with access to fracture and operational expertise in unconventional plays to help them safeguard fracture delivery, and to continuously optimize operational and well performance. More on STRATAGEN 

Industrial performance enhancement

In Industrial markets, CARBO focuses on high quality, value-based technologies and services that are engineered to improve performance and reduce total production cost.

  • CARBO INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGIES - leading provider of high-performance industrial ceramic media technologies engineered to increase clients' process efficiency, improve end-product quality and reduce operating cost. More on CARBO INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGIES

Environmental and industrial protection solutions

Our environmental services businesses provide spill prevention and containment, and asset protection solutions to oil and gas, industrial, and commercial businesses. Our solutions are engineered from a unique and highly durable polyurea liner technology. our products and services protect our clients’ assets, reputation and the environment, and lower the total life operating costs of their assets.

  • FALCON TECHNOLOGIES – oil and gas environmental services to help clients protect their wellsites, production facilities and the environment. Our engineered spill prevention, control and countermeasure (SPCC) solutions have no reported failures in 36,000 installations.  More on FALCON TECHNOLOGIES

  • ASSETGUARD –  industrial protection solutions that offer the highest level of protection for your assets, work sites and the environment. They improve workplace safety and provide proven protection to your equipment in virtually any industrial setting. More on ASSETGUARD

Forbes best small companies awardIndustry-leading, award-winning performance

CARBO has received the Forbes Magazine ‘200 Best Small Companies’ award ten times in a row. The award is based on earnings growth, sales growth and return on equity. 

CARBO named as a Top Workplace in Houston

Top work places award

CARBO was named among the top 150 Best Places to Work in Houston by the Houston Chronicle (Chron.com) for 2014.

The top companies were determined by over 78,000 employees rating their employers in number of areas including pay and benefits, opportunity for advancement, and communications skills.

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