Pressure Pumping

Public Capital , Pressure Pumping , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Analyst: Pressure Pumping Asset Sale Implies Extraordinary Upside

Analysts with Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. noted the sale of Quintana’s legacy conventional pressure pumping operations was a small deal but that it also highlighted a “prodigious valuation upside.”

August 20, 2019

Completions , Pressure Pumping

Certarus Enters Permian Flare Gas Capture Agreement With Supermajor

Certarus Ltd. has entered into a flare gas capture and compressed natural gas supply agreement on Aug. 19 with a multinational American energy supermajor to service its electric hydraulic fracturing operations in the Delaware and Midland basins.

August 20, 2019

Exploration & Production , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Reducing Opex With Dual Fuel Hydraulic Fracturing Operations

Dual fuel operations deliver millions in saved diesel fuel costs.

August 18, 2019

Pressure Pumping

Liberty Oilfield Services Holds Off Deploying Newest Frac Fleet

Pressure pumper Liberty Oilfield Services Inc. will wait to deploy its newest hydraulic fracturing fleet until market conditions improve, CEO Chris Wright said at a conference in Denver on Aug. 12.

August 12, 2019

Unconventional , Technology , Drilling , Completions , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation , Trends

The Consolidation Conundrum

Will consolidation help stimulation firms overcome chronic oversupply?

August 8, 2019

Exploration & Production , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Intelligent Fracturing Enhances Completion Performance

Pumping service helps reduce variability for the stimulation treatment.

August 1, 2019

Exploration & Production , Technology , Artificial Lift , Pressure Pumping

Thru-tubing Retrievable ESP, An Operator’s Driven Initiative

System makes it more economical to produce remote and offshore fields and lowers breakeven costs.

August 1, 2019

Earnings , Pressure Pumping

Weir Group First Half Hit By Tough North America Market

Shares of the FTSE 250 company fell 3.2% as of 3:00 a.m. CT after the company also reported a 7% drop in like-for-like orders.

July 30, 2019

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping , Mergers

Rival Pressure Pumpers Keane, C&J Energy To Combine In All-Stock Merger

The merger of Keane Group with C&J Energy Services is expected to create the third largest pressure pumper in the U.S., behind only Halliburton and Schlumberger.

June 17, 2019

Public Capital , People , Shale Plays , Artificial Lift , Pressure Pumping

Frac Sand Provider Hi-Crush Names Michael Oehlert As COO

With the appointment of Alan Oehlert as COO, Robert Rasmus will cease serving as the principal operating officer of Hi-Crush, but will continue in his role as chairman and CEO

May 22, 2019