Defense Research Leads to Frac Ball Technology

“We expect to be at the forefront of this development.”

Abakan brings to its product development an extensive background in research and development for the defense and aerospace industries.

“We have experience solving tough challenges,” said Sherman, who has over 24 years of experience developing and commercializing advanced materials and processes. “Millions of people can die if we don’t do our jobs right.”

While TerveAlloy has applications for other industries, Sherman said the company sees the technology’s application for oil and gas – and its ability to enhance production – as more interesting and valuable to society.


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D Baker | Sep. 24, 2013
I think Baker Huges calls it In-Tallic and has a patent on it


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