Welcome to OSP – microbial identification, control and scale inhibition for energy related water management markets in Canada and the United States.
We provide technical solutions for your microbial and scale problems.
OSP was founded in 1988 by Calgary-based entrepreneur Michael McLennan, who saw a need for improved microbial control in the oil and gas industry. Today, OSP’s high-level technical expertise provides customers with unparalleled access to application experience, support and product recommendations to target, test and treat microbial and scale related issues.
Microbial Testing Technology
Microbial Identification and Evaluation Services
The first step in resolving issues dealing with microbial influenced corrosion is to understand the microbial population present. LifeCheck Resources targets your problem through testing, and gathering data concerning overall microbial load, species present and associated risks based on genus and species present.
Specialty Chemical Resources
Microbial growth, as a result of the introduction of microbes through water-based applications can result in infection of the completed well, and in worst case, provide an environment conducive to souring of a field. Specialty Chemical Resources treats your targeted problem through our application expertise, specific formulations and delivery systems.
OSP Success Stories
2K7 biocide provides consistent microbial control and outlasts current product in Texas coiled tubing operation
I wanted to take a moment to say thank you so much for our partnership. I cannot ask for a better partnership than the one I have with OSP. The dedication, time and effort to help us get up and going with ATP testing is something that has not gone unrecognized. It is truly amazing to see that wonderful customer service still lives in our industry. This type of partnership is one we will continue to have and grow together.
OSP is my favorite customer and collaborative partner. Their team is always looking at how to improve existing technology and adopt new technology. They communicate effectively, meet deadlines and look to provide clear and concrete answers. They know when to wear the OSP hat and when to just sit back and step away from work to get to know our team for who they are. It has been amazing working with OSP for all these reasons and more.