Pressure Pumping

Pressure Pumping , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Motive Offshore Acquires Pumptech Flexible Flowline Business

Motive has completed the acquisition of Stavanger-based Pumptech for a seven-figure sum, reflecting the ambitious growth strategy which follows significant investment earlier this year from private equity firm, EV Private Equity.

December 4, 2019

Exploration & Production , Markets , Technology , Pressure Pumping

Bah Humbug For Pressure Pumpers

Tough times forecast for oil service providers.

December 2, 2019

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

ProPetro Says No Customer Impact From SEC Disclosures, Probes

ProPetro said that while it anticipated a slight increase in next year's activity, it did not expect any uptick in profitability per frac fleet.

November 14, 2019

Completions , Pressure Pumping

Halliburton Releases New Imaging Technology To Identify Fracture Networks

Provides real-time data to enhance reservoir understanding and optimize completions.

November 12, 2019

Exploration & Production , Technology , Digital Oilfield , Pressure Pumping

Ensuring The Four-way Match

Mobile field operations software ensures accuracy in pressure pumping invoicing.

November 1, 2019

Exploration & Production , Deepwater , Technology , Pressure Pumping , Subsea

Subsea Compression: Developing Solutions To Keep Gas Flowing

As oil and gas fields become depleted, energy companies are looking at how they can extend the life of operating fields, unlocking low-pressure reserves from reservoirs to maintain plateau production rates.

November 1, 2019

Pressure Pumping

Cuadrilla Says Tests Show Gas Fracked At British Site Is High Quality

Cuadrilla began fracking at the second well at Preston New Road earlier this year, but was forced to stop in August after operations caused a 2.9 magnitude earth tremor.

October 30, 2019

Earnings , Shale Plays , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Pressure Pumping

U.S. Silica Sees Lower Frac Sand Demand, Shares Tumble

While sand sales to oil and gas customers fell 1% sequentially, pricing was "significantly lower" with new mines coming online in West Texas and overcrowding the market.

October 29, 2019

Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation

Adjustments To Legacy Practices Secures Business In Eagle Ford

Eagle Ford operators and service providers are adjusting well spacing and asset approaches to better guard against frac hits.

October 17, 2019

Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

Cuadrilla To Test Second UK Shale Gas Well In A Few Weeks

British shale gas explorer Cuadrilla said on Sept. 30 it would start flow testing at its second horizontal shale gas well at its site in northwest England in a few weeks, which will enable it to assess how much gas could be available.

September 30, 2019