Longer laterals, more stages, much more proppant—this roundtable of operations and service executives from Halliburton, Baker Hughes and Gastar Exploration are using all the latest techniques and thinking to deliver higher-rate wells with larger EURs. Join the discussion on what the industry currently thinks about fluid intensity, proppant loading and the key challenges that must be addressed to achieve even better outcomes.
- Stephen Roberts, senior vice president and COO at Gastar Exploration Inc.;
- Stephen Ingram, vice president of technology solutions and innovations for North America operations at Halliburton Co.; and
- Amanda Seholm, director of geoscience and petroleum engineering for North America - North at Baker Hughes Inc.
Energy scholar Robert Bryce offers an unabashed view of the shale revolution, climate change and the future of energy. Spoiler alert: don’t expect oil and gas to disappear anytime soon.
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