Hart Energy recently spoke with proppant tech firms Hexion and Fairmount Santrol about reengineering billions of grains of frack sand in the Permian Basin.
- Adam Harper, a technical sales manager with Hexion, discussed resin coated proppant and how their specialty proppant helps counteract flowback problems in the Permian Basin; and
- Dr. Sid Banerjee, applications engineer with Fairmount Santrol, spoke about the company's new self-suspending proppant technology and what that could mean for water usage.
Refracs, diversion and product launches among highlights.
System enables data conditioning and direct access to curve data.
Tests of the first shale well at Cuadrilla’s site in northwest England show a rich reservoir of high quality and recoverable gas, the British firm said on Feb. 6, adding that rules that have constrained its testing work should be eased.