The New Gold Standard in Drilling Compounds
BESTOLIFE Premium Compounds lead the market for Drilling, Production and Industrial applications. Now with NEW HONEY KOTE™, we offer a diverse lineup of superior compounds that are proven to extend the life of drilling equipment, even on the toughest and most demanding drilling jobs. Our products are formulated and manufactured according to strict standards of quality to assure that our compounds meet or exceed industry standards and customer needs. A continuing commitment to quality and research ensures that every BESTOLIFE compound applies like honey, and works like a bee.
What Makes BESTOLIFE the Best?
In 1932, our founder I.H. Grancell created BESTOLIFE No. 270®, which is still available for purchase today. Since that time we have innovated a vast line of compounds for virtually every use or condition.
Our experienced team can handle any size order and can deliver it on time to any place in the world. Our sales staff is available for assistance if you have any questions about BESTOLIFE products.
Our quality control program puts BESTOLIFE head-and-shoulders above other compound makers. We do our own internal control, taking samples from every batch to test for consistency and quality.
Research and Development
Since our inception, we have continually developed compounds to meet the changing needs of the industry and to ensure that our compounds perform under the most extreme conditions.
BESTOLIFE compounds can be used in a variety of applications and can be tailored to meet specific needs. They are available in a range of container sizes from tubes and pails to large bulk containers.
We are committed to making new products that meet environmental standards. We are members of the National Groundwater Association, and were first to develop a yellow-rated environmentally friendly compound.
THE NEW GOLD STANDARD
IN DRILLING COMPOUNDS
SPECIALLY FORMULATED FOR SOME OF THE TOUGHEST CONDITIONS ON EARTH
New HONEY KOTE™ from BESTOLIFE is the superior choice when maximum protection against seizing, galling, and load-bearing stress is critical. This innovative premium compound has been specially formulated to resist washout and corrosion while providing ultimate efficiency in a wide range of temperature environments, even on some of the toughest and most demanding drilling jobs. Also provides long-term storage protection for threaded surfaces in a variety of conditions.
TOUGH. TESTED. SWEET!
A Legacy of Innovation
In 1932, our founder I.H. Grancell created the groundbreaking BESTOLIFE No. 270® which quickly became the industry’s best selling compound that is still in use today. Since then, we have continually researched and developed new compound innovations to meet the changing needs of the industry. Meet our latest: HONEY KOTE™, The New Gold Standard in Copper-Based Oil and Gas Well Drilling Compounds.
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After 80 years of market leadership, BESTOLIFE well understands the kind of people who contribute to our success. They are seasoned industry professionals who are leading teams of veterans in our front office, R&D lab, and production plant into a new era of industry growth by meeting customer needs, and exceeding their expectations.
BESTOLIFE Compounds Label Color System
BESTOLIFE makes compounds for drilling, production and industrial purposes in a wide array of formulations. To make our product formulas easier to identify, we’ve developed a label system that will tell you at a glance exactly what’s in the pail.
ABOUT BESTOLIFE FROM THE PEOPLE WHO MANAGE IT
“Leading a company with a rich history into a new era is the best kind of challenge. At BESTOLIFE we are proud of our new branding, updated image and ongoing commitment to new product innovation. We’re making big investments in people, facilities and technology to build on a foundation of time-tested products that our customers trust.”
—Jared Elliott, President
“Having long-term relationships with customers is a huge advantage, because we hear first-hand what they need. Our customers are excited about our new image and energy, because they know we'll deliver what they need, when and where they need it.”
—Sharon White, Sales Manager
“Manufacturing high performance compounds takes a high performance team, and ours is the best. The plant operates under strict quality control and manufacturing standards. And every raw material we use has been batch-tested before we even see it. The best materials go in and the best compounds come out.”
—Gary Stufflebeme, Plant Manager
“Research and development never stops at BESTOLIFE, and our investment in our lab is proof that our company takes product testing and development seriously. As the industry changes, our customers need us to keep up with every change and meet every new regulation. That's exactly what we're doing.”
—Kimberly Milligan, Research and Development Manager
“Our goal as a global company is to meet and exceed our legal and regulatory obligations in all countries where we do business. We are passionate about doing our part to promote operational excellence in our industry- one of the ways we're accomplishing that is by identifying new ways to reduce risk and increase efficiencies in logistics, regulatory, and trade compliance.”
—Hannah Johnson, Trade Compliance Manager
“For over 80 years, BESTOLIFE has been the premiere compound manufacturer in the petroleum industry, producing the finest quality products for every situation including: drilling, production, and industrial purposes. As a company, our long-term success is due to our commitment to product excellence and innovation, ongoing research and development, and responsive customer service.”
—Mark Porter, Product Marketing