Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in Woodford Shale

January 2020 update: Two Woodford Wells Completed in Grady County, Okla., by Gulfport Energy

August 1, 2021

Unconventional , Shale Plays

OFS Sector Outlook: US Shale Spending, Rig Counts Rise

As public E&Ps stay disciplined and privates take an ‘aggressive approach’ across the U.S. shale patch, analysts see continued efficiency gains and rising costs from oilfield service companies.

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of July 30, 2021

Alabama. Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count as of July 30, 2021

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas RRC Dist. 1, 2, 3, 4., 5, 6, inland, offshore

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Midcontinent, Permian Basin Rig Count as of July 30, 2021

Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas Dist. 7B, 7C, 8, 8A, 9, 10

July 30, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count as of July 30, 2021

California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah and Wyoming

July 30, 2021

Earnings , Company Profiles , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hess to Add Rig in Bakken Basin, Beats Profit Estimates

U.S. oil producer Hess Corp. said on July 28 it planned to add a rig in North Dakota's Bakken basin in September, after topping estimates for second-quarter profit on a rebound in crude prices.

July 28, 2021

Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays , Technology

ConocoPhillips Sees More Upside with Technology Post Concho Deal

ConocoPhillips continues to find ways to improve through the use of refracs, simul-fracs and other technologies, says Jack Harper, former Concho exec now leading Conoco’s Permian Basin team.

July 23, 2021

Earnings , Unconventional , Field Development , Drilling , Completions

Halliburton Profit Jumps 33% as Oilfield Activity Rebounds

Halliburton Co. on July 20 reported a 33.5% jump in second-quarter profit from the previous three months, as a rebound in crude prices from pandemic lows buoyed demand for oilfield services.

July 20, 2021

Unconventional , Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Geochemistry Workflow Provides Understanding of Drainage Networks in Unconventional Plays, Maximizes ROI

A new methodology has been designed to provide detailed drainage and production definition without operational interference. 

July 19, 2021