Champion Technologies is one of the largest privately owned oilfield chemical companies. The company is also one of the world s suppliers of a line of proprietary specialty chemicals that offers technical solutions to problems in the oil and gas industry. Since its establishment in 1953, the company has expanded its experience and knowledge in research and development, manufacturing and servicing of its products for oilfield and related applications. Champion Technologies has a division, Special Products, of specialty chemicals and technologies for use in production, drilling, cementing and stimulation. Its approach to the management of hydrates includes evaluating product performance at conditions appropriate to the system. The company uses test equipment and modeling tools as keys for developing the right solutions, continually managing and evaluating programs and achieving optimum cost-performance for customers. Champion Technologies has a location in Winston Sale, N.C.