Pressure Pumping

Earnings , Pressure Pumping

U.S. Silica to Idle Northern White Frac Sand Mine

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. on March 24 revealed annualized SG&A cost reductions of approximately $20 million in response to the recent drop in oil prices and the expected decline in drilling and completion activity in North American shale over the coming quarters.

March 25, 2020

Company Profiles , Pressure Pumping

FTS International Furloughs Workers, Cuts Executive Pay

FTS International Inc. said March 23 that it is taking several actions in response to unprecedented conditions in the oil market.

March 24, 2020

Public Capital , People , Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

ProPetro Names Phillip Gobe As CEO Following Co-founder’s Resignation

ProPetro disclosed Dale Redman, co-founder and former CEO, had violated its insider trading policies over shares pledged for personal loans, which led the company to submit false statements to the SEC.

March 16, 2020

Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

BJ Services, Aethon Energy Team To Deploy Natural Gas Fueled Fracturing Fleet In Haynesville

BJ Services has entered into a multiyear contract with Aethon Energy on March 11 for the deployment of the company’s first TITAN next-generation fracturing fleet in the Haynesville shale.

March 12, 2020
Sponsored Content

IndustryVoice: Silo Technology And Flexibility Move Mountains Of Sand

The NexStage silo system is a versatile proppant storage solution with high volume options to meet the demands of the largest hydraulic fracturing jobs.

March 2, 2020

Renewables , Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

Oilfield Technology: Power Play

While barriers to entry are high, electricity is positioning to be the future of fracturing.

February 7, 2020

Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

BJ Services Field Trials Natural Gas Fueled Fracturing Technology

BJ Services said Feb. 4 it has reached a key milestone with the advancement of field trials for its next-generation fracturing pump platform, the TITAN—the backbone of the company’s next-generation fleet.

February 5, 2020

Completions , Pressure Pumping

Cold Bore Closes SmartPAD Tech Deal With Two New Permian Fracking Operators

The contracts represent the latest in a growing number of SmartPAD installations with major operators across North American fields over the past 12 months.

January 30, 2020

Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

U.S. Well Services, Range Resources Ink Electric Frac Contract

U.S. Well Services executed a contract on Jan. 29 to provide electric hydraulic fracturing services for Range Resources using its next-generation Clean Fleet technology.

January 30, 2020

Pressure Pumping

Evolution Well Services Inks Two-Year Deal For Electric Fracturing Fleet

Evolution Well Services on Jan. 20 said it has been awarded a 24-month agreement to provide dedicated electric hydraulic fracturing services for a leading onshore oil and gas producer to begin in the first quarter of 2020.

January 21, 2020