Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping , Water Management , Storage

Breakwater Energy Partners Expands Recycling Center in Permian

Breakwater Energy Partners expanded its Big Spring Recycling System into Martin County and is developing two additional commercial facilities in the Midland Basin, the company said on June 21.

June 24, 2021

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Completions

‘Simul-frac’ Technique Helps Shale Operator to Set Record

Here’s how simultaneous fracturing, or “simul-frac,” completion designs enabled a shale operator in the Permian Basin to improve pad efficiency in addition to setting a record for lateral feet per day and stages completed.

June 23, 2021

Exploration & Production , Completions

Is Wider Well Spacing Leading to Better Performance?

Wood Mackenzie research indicates Permian wells see better production from upspacing.

June 22, 2021

Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Completions

Tech Trends (Week of June 21, 2021)

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

June 21, 2021

Completions , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation

Specialized Chemistry Increases Sustainability of Traditional Hydraulic Fracturing

Newpark’s brine-tolerant stimulation fluids allow the utilization of saltier fracking water without operational or environmental problems. 

June 21, 2021


How Integrated Tech Can Maximize an E&P Operator’s Production

Here’s how an operator optimized their completions operations and improved their overall production by keeping an open mind about the implementation of new technology.

June 15, 2021

Energy Transition , Drilling , Completions , Artificial Lift

Increasing Renewable Electricity Generation in Turkey with Geothermal Power

A project overview of the Mount Ida Geothermal Power Plant details one of Turkey’s latest geothermal installations.

June 10, 2021

Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Subsea , Seismic

Tech Trends (Week of June 7, 2021)

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

June 7, 2021

Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Gardner Denver V3 Valve Improves Performance in Eagle Ford, Permian Frac Operations

Gardner Denver High Pressure Solutions (GD), a total solutions provider for the drilling, well servicing and frac pumps market, said on June 2 that it has proven in field trials that its new V3 valve significantly increases performance hours in high pressure hydraulic fracturing operations.

June 4, 2021

Digital Oilfield , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Allison Transmission Introduces Next-Generation Hydraulic Fracturing Transmission

Allison Transmission FracTran will drive productivity and deliver sustainability for fracturing fleets.

June 2, 2021