Digital Oilfield , Completions

Permian Producer Hibernia Resources, Cold Bore Digitize Completion Operations through 2020

Cold Bore Technology Inc., a leader in completion optimization technology and Houston-based Permian Basin oil and natural gas producer, Hibernia Resources III (Hibernia), revealed the results from digitized completion operations during 2020 on Nov. 17.  

November 19, 2020

Completions , Pressure Pumping

NexTier, National Oilwell Varco Partner on Electric Frac System Field Test

NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. and National Oilwell Varco Inc. have entered into an agreement on Nov. 18 to collaboratively field test NOV’s electric fracturing system known as the Ideal eFrac fleet.

November 18, 2020

Shale Plays , Completions

Nine Energy Service Expands Cementing Operations with New Facility in Longview, TX

The facility is expected to be fully operational by the end of November and is the first expansion of Nine’s cementing service line in the Haynesville Basin.

November 13, 2020


GWD System Improves Wellbore Placement, Helps Manage Well Collision Risk

Gyro-while-drilling (GWD) technology reduces wellbore surveying time and the ellipse of uncertainty.

November 2, 2020

Business , Unconventional , Crude Oil , Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Will US Oil Production Ever Hit 13 Million Barrels Per Day Again?

Analysts discuss the outlook for the U.S. shale sector as it recovers from the latest downturn, awaiting higher global demand.

November 1, 2020

Completions , Pressure Pumping

E&P World View: Another Step Closer to Real-time Hydraulic Fracture Design

With the commercialization of a sealed wellbore pressure monitoring system, more oil and gas operators have access to improving the efficiency of their fracture clusters.

October 13, 2020

Reservoir Evaluation , Completions , Seismic

Bringing New Levels of Flexibility to Well Testing Operations

Live downhole reservoir testing enables dynamic data acquisition in Asia, the Middle East, North Sea and Africa.

October 6, 2020

Digital Oilfield , Completions

Hunting Digital Freepoint Tool Speeds Stuck Pipe Recovery

Titan Division of Hunting Energy Services, a subsidiary of Hunting Plc, the international energy services company, introduced its Digital Freepoint Tool on Oct. 6.

October 6, 2020

Exploration & Production , Unconventional , Technology , Completions

Improving Recovery in Natural Gas Wells with Artificial Lift

Downhole compressor technology drives adoption of artificial lift for natural gas wells.

October 1, 2020

Drilling , Completions

Weatherford Inks Memorandum of Understanding with Safe Influx

Weatherford International Plc has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Safe Influx, the provider of automated well control technology, the company said on Sept. 23.

September 24, 2020