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Chesapeake COO: Shale Gas Basins See Exploration, Step-out Activity

U.S. gas producers continue to wade through low commodity prices, a situation made even stickier by record Permian gas production, said Chesapeake COO Josh Viets. But with a “constructive” natural gas market on the horizon, producers are consolidating and exploring for drilling runway.

Uncertainty at URTeC: Balancing Transition and Security

Panelists discussed the energy transition-energy security conundrum at URTeC’s opening plenary session, but may have had more questions than answers.

URTeC: E&Ps Tap Refrac Playbook for Eagle Ford, Bakken Inventory

Refracs and other redevelopment projects might not be needle-moving growth drivers—but they’re becoming more common for E&Ps levered in maturing plays like the Eagle Ford and Bakken, experts discussed at URTeC 2024.

URTeC: Providing a Clearer Picture of the Subsurface [WATCH]

Hart Energy's Jaxon Caines speaks with Pete Shelton, head of business development at Stryde about a new seismic acquisition sensor that can help develop a clearer picture of the subsurface.

URTeC: Chevron’s Strategy—Making Teammates of Competitors [WATCH]

Chevron's methane reduction manager of strategy and sustainability, Vanessa Ryan, spoke with Hart Energy's Jennifer Pallanich on the ways Chevron is teaming up with competitors to reduce methane emissions. 

URTeC: Antero Harnessing Power of Completions, Efficiency [WATCH]

Hart Energy's senior technology editor Jennifer Pallanich spoke with Jon McEvers, Antero Resources' senior vice president of operations, about completions, efficiency and unconventionals.

URTeC: NOV's Pain, and Solution, with Data [WATCH]

National Oilwell Varco's Travis Thomas spoke with Hart Energy's Jaxon Caines on data and his company's digital completions data platform. 

URTeC: TGS VP Neuhaus on Cloud-Based Well Performance

Hart Energy's senior technology editor Jennifer Pallanich speaks with Carl Neuhaus, the VP of well data products at TGS about the company's newest cloud-based analytics platform that assists operators improve well performance.

URTeC: Shale Production? It’s Complicated.

As the industry continues to adopt new technologies and finetune its approach to developing shale plays, the quest for optimization makes the job more difficult.

URTeC: AI-assisted Workflows Coming Soon

Data quality, availability, consistency and management are necessary for data analytics to be useful.