Total Fluids Solutions

Anchor USA delivers total fluids solutions, maximizing well performance with tailored, proprietary technologies, including drilling and completion fluids, solids control and drilling waste management, and technical testing and analysis services. For decades, our comprehensive fluids solutions, paired with unmatched service quality and reliability, have delivered results in the most challenging well environments. Our extensive experience, along with our unwavering commitment to exceptional service, makes us the preferred choice for our customers. Rely on Anchor USA.


Local Operations

With operations in every major U.S. basin, and over 550 experienced operations and field personnel, no drilling challenge is too large or complex for Anchor USA. We believe in operating where our customers operate; providing local solutions to local drilling needs. With 39 locations across all major basins, we respond quickly and deliver for our customers. Our people, our experience, our commitment to our customers - it’s why Anchor USA is “More than Mud”.


Contact Us

Whether delivering custom drilling programs, total backyard management of solids control and drilling waste management, or an integrated total fluids solution, Anchor USA provides the right experience and personnel to deliver optimum results every time. We take pride in providing the most effective and efficient solutions for your unique well, prioritizing our unwavering commitment to exceptional service, safety, partnership, and integrity for each customer. Contact Anchor USA today to learn more about how we can help you with your next drilling challenge.


We Deliver, No Excuses

We Deliver, No Excuses

As the largest independent drilling fluids company in the U.S., Anchor USA, a QMax Company, has maximized well performance with its tailored, proprietary solutions for nearly 50 years. With 39 locations in all the major shale basins, and experience drilling more than 200,000 wells, our focus centers on providing unparalleled results along with unmatched service quality and reliability for YOUR unique well.

Our People, Our Culture

We believe in our people. The team at Anchor USA is fully committed to developing real relationships with each of our customers, providing customized solutions that meet our customer’s objectives and deliver superior results. We continue to experience growth and success by relying on our fundamental core values: Excellence, Innovation, Integrity, Teamwork, and Safety. These values shape our culture, and reinforce our dedication to the highest standard of ethics and customer focus in everything we do.

Anchor Culture


Anchor USA has a team of over 675 employees



Anchor USA has nearly 50 years in well experience



We are the largest independent drilling fluids company in the U.S.



Anchor USA operates in 39 locations in all the major U.S. shale basins


Solutions and Services


Drilling and Completion Fluids

Drilling and Completion Fluids

Anchor USA delivers tailored drilling and completion fluids solutions for the most challenging wells across the country. Prioritizing innovative technology and high-quality products and services, we offer a complete line of water-based and non-aqueous drilling fluids systems, along with lost circulation solutions, for your unique well.


Solids Control and Drilling Waste Management

Solids Control and Drilling Waste Management

When done right, solids control makes the overall drilling operation more efficient, with benefits such as superior hole cleaning, increased ROP, and reduced chemical/additive costs. We offer a range of equipment and solutions, built and serviced by the industry’s top manufacturers, with experienced operations and field support to deliver reliable, effective results on every well.


Technical Testing and Analysis

Technical Testing and Analysis

Anchor USA is dedicated to the research and development of innovative technologies and solutions that improve the performance of your well. With two regional labs, including our state-of-the-art Corporate Technology Center (CTC), our team focuses on product development, customization, and testing, to address customer drilling challenges.