Earnings , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Completions

Halliburton Profit Beats Estimates on Cost Cuts, Demand Recovery

Halliburton Co. posted a better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit on Jan. 19, buoyed by cost cuts and a recovery in demand for oilfield equipment and services after last year’s industry slump.

January 19, 2021

Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Pressure Pumping

2020 Rewind: Tech Highlights from Turbulent Year in Oil and Gas

Against staggering odds—an unprecedented crash in oil prices and COVID-19—the technology space in the oil and gas sector exceeded the test of resiliency put forth by a turbulent 2020.

January 11, 2021

Exploration & Production , Completions

E&P Plus Completions: New Plug Designs Lower Costs

To create a more efficient cleanout operation—not eliminate cleanouts altogether—a dissolvable plug must be economical.

January 7, 2021

People , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Subsea

Ashtead Technology Appoints Ingrid Stewart as CFO, Expands Management Team

Ashtead Technology has appointed Ingrid Stewart as CFO and selected five managers for newly created roles across its international team, the company said on Jan. 5.

January 5, 2021

Unconventional , Shale Plays , Completions , Well Stimulation

E&P Plus Cover Story: Charting a New Course

Frac innovations accelerate financial and environmental sustainability efforts for the North American shale industry.

January 5, 2021

Completions , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Opinion: New Completions Versus Well Intervention

Tendeka specialists discuss how partnerships can hasten production and forge a cleaner, greener path as the energy transition and economic pressures put the debate of well intervention versus new completions center stage.

January 4, 2021

Completions , Well Stimulation

Hydraulic Fracturing Techbook: Next-generation Composite Frac Plug

An all-composite plug reduces the volume of composite material in the plug construction by 35%.

December 29, 2020

Completions , Well Stimulation

Hydraulic Fracturing Techbook: Systems Instead of Silos for Bottom-line and Environmental Impact

Next-gen fracturing systems offer lower operating costs along with green benefits.

December 22, 2020

Completions , Well Stimulation

Hydraulic Fracturing Techbook: Diagnostic Methods for Reservoir Stimulation

Pressure-based maps and post-stimulation leak-off analysis identify optimal rock stimulation trends.

December 16, 2020

Completions , Well Stimulation

Hydraulic Fracturing Techbook: Refracturing for Greater Recovery

A single-trip system activates without the need to drop balls or darts down the ID of the work string, which saves rig time for oil and gas operators.

December 11, 2020