Hydrocarbon Fingerprinting

When your reputation is at stake, you can count on expert help from Maxxam!

Whether you are preparing for a well abandonment project or a wellbore gas leak is suspected near your operations, we can help. Maxxam offers hydrocarbon fingerprinting for oil & gas customers with capabilities that are unparalleled. Our turnkey solution includes: field sampling services, in-house GC-IRMS analysis and expert data reporting and interpretation.

  • Where and how should you sample?
  • What do the results mean?
  • Is your operation the actual source of the leak?
  • How fast can you get the right answer?

With the industry’s best field sampling team, 20 years of experience in stable carbon isotope analysis, and a proprietary database of isotopic ratios for Western Canadian oil and natural gas, we deliver results that you can trust. Our Petroleum Technology Center in Edmonton offers hydrocarbon fingerprinting by stable isotope analysis with standard turnaround time of five days. If needed, we can do rush analysis and delivery of results in as short as eight hours.

Maxxam’s hydrocarbon fingerprinting expertise can also be applied to studies of reservoir recovery, reservoir continuity and gas migration through reservoirs. For more information, please contact your account rep or call our Petroleum Technology Center at 780 378 8500.

Andrey Tsyganok, PhD, Scientific Specialist

“If a wellbore gas leak is suspected or you are managing a well abandonment project, knowing the source of the gas will make the difference. Maxxam offers hydrocarbon fingerprinting by stable isotope analysis so that you can make the right decisions.”   Andrey Tsyganok, PhD, Scientific Specialist

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Donna Garbutt, M.B.A. Chief Executive Officer Maxxam is the Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries and a member of the Bureau Veritas Group of companies – a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services. We support critical decisions made by our customers through the application of rigorous science and the knowledge and expertise of our over 2200 employees. Our annual Corporate Responsibility Report outlines our efforts to continually improve our business performance and practices. Its publication is an industry first and an integral part of our commitment to success with responsibility. LinkedIn
Maxxam Analytics Maxxam is the Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries and a member of the Bureau Veritas Group of companies – a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services. We support critical decisions made by our customers through the application of rigorous science and the knowledge and expertise of our over 2200 employees. Our annual Corporate Responsibility Report outlines our efforts to continually improve our business performance and practices. Its publication is an industry first and an integral part of our commitment to success with responsibility.
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