Operational since 1983, OMNI Laboratories specializes in the retrieval, testing, analysis and preservation of core samples. It develops and introduces various technologies to help oil and gas companies optimize protection. OMNI Laboratories utilizes a range of proprietary methods to perform analysis. It offers more than 1 million cubic feet of storage space. OMNI Laboratories provides techniques for the stabilization of core on site and its secure transport back to the laboratory. Its CT scan experts identify the orientation of bedding planes, location of induced artifacts and positioning of fractures. OMNI Laboratories remediates problems and offers solutions for sand protection, viscous fluid invasion, and organic and inorganic scaling. It operates nearly 10 laboratories in Brazil, Venezuela and Trinidad.