Shale Plays , Drilling , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Liberty Achieves 24 Hours of Continuous Pumping Time in Permian Basin

By delivering a full 1,440 minutes of pumping time with zero non-productive time, Liberty crews were able to attain the premier goal of Liberty’s Operation 1440.

September 28, 2021


Webinar: Inching Toward Higher Rig Utilization

Rig market utilization levels in the U.S. are expected to gradually increase between 2020 and 2025, but other global markets are predicted to make a speedier comeback.

September 21, 2021


Decommissioning: The End or an Opportunity for Evergreen Innovation?

The EPSm contract approach is an example of open innovation that delivers wells on a partial turnkey basis. 

September 20, 2021

Business , International , Drilling

Houston-based NESR Continues to Strengthen Middle East Offerings with New Partnership

NESR has made several organic and inorganic long-term investments to grow its drilling and evaluation services segment.

September 16, 2021


New Pump Designed Specifically to Serve the Horizontal Directional Drilling Market

The 800HDD pump has been designed to successfully tackle the most demanding projects in HDD where reliable pumps running at slow speeds are required to move extremely large amounts of mud with less downtime. 

September 14, 2021

Field Development , Drilling

Halliburton Secures Offshore Israel Drilling Campaign

The work follows a successful four well offshore drilling campaign that Halliburton previously executed in the Karish and Karish North gas fields.

September 14, 2021

Investment , Drilling , Transactions

US Driller Helmerich & Payne to Invest in ADNOC Drilling IPO

Additionally, ADNOC Drilling will acquire eight land rigs from Helmerich & Payne as part of the strategic alliance.

September 8, 2021

Business , Markets , Drilling

Houston-based Oilfield Service Firms Form Middle East Partnership

Cactus sees the Middle East as an area of "potential future growth," according to Scott Bender, president and CEO of the company.

September 8, 2021

Drilling , Digital Oilfield

3D Printing a Solution to Downtime

Additive manufacturing is producing complex, high-performance parts that go the distance in the most demanding oil and gas applications.

September 6, 2021

Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations , Drilling

Biden Administration to Resume Oil and Gas Drilling Auctions

The move represents a setback for President Biden's plans to fight climate change, which included a campaign to end new oil and gas leasing on federal lands and waters.

August 31, 2021