Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation

Shale Producers Talk Development Plans, ESG and Completion Designs

Leaders from Devon, Pioneer, Chevron and ConocoPhillips discuss the latest in unconventional development and how recent acquisitions have enabled greater efficiencies.

August 2, 2021

Energy Transition , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Completions

Tech Trends (Week of Aug. 2, 2021)

This weekly section highlights the latest upstream technologies designed to improve efficiencies.

August 2, 2021

Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Hydraulic Fracturing Pressure Pumping Roundtable: Powering Through

Pressure pumpers that survived a rough 2020 are in recovery mode, some say, as conditions improve with a continued efficiency drive toward a lower carbon world.

August 2, 2021

Deepwater , Completions

Wireline-deployed Milling Services Enlarge a Tubing Hanger in Deepwater Congo

A case study details how a company enlarged a hardened tubing hanger while also preserving its mechanical integrity. 

July 29, 2021

Investment , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Pressure Pumping

Cold Bore Technology Closes $14 Million Financing

Along with this investment from bp ventures, bp will be deploying Cold Bore’s SmartPAD in bpx energy’s U.S. onshore operations.

July 29, 2021

Shale Plays , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Pressure Pumping

Halliburton Launches Low Cost, Direct Fracture Monitoring Service

Halliburton Co. has introduced ExpressFiber, a single-use fiber optic cable that offers accurate, direct subsurface measurements, including cross-well communication, at a price point that enables fracture monitoring on every well pad, the company said on July 27.

July 28, 2021

Digital Oilfield , Completions

Corva, NexTier Join Forces to Improve ESG Solutions

New technology partnership will optimize completions, reduce well costs and improve ESG performance.

July 27, 2021

Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Seismic

Reveal Energy Services Enhances ORCHID Completions Evaluation Platform

Reveal Energy Services has released version 2021.2 of its ORCHID completions evaluation platform, which supports the interpretation and analysis of distributed acoustic sensing (DAS) data acquired from casing or dip-in fiber optics, the company said on July 26.

July 27, 2021

Emissions , Completions , Logistics

Opinion: Industry Increases Its Focus on Abandonment of Old Wells

Unlike fine wine, inactive oil and gas wells don’t get better with age.

July 22, 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