Pressure Pumping

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

Pressure Pumping

Hunting Introduces Dual Mode Firing Head

Titan Division of Hunting Energy Services, a subsidiary of Hunting PLC, said on June 8 it has added a dual mode firing head to its comprehensive tubing conveyed perforating (TCP) equipment line.

June 8, 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

Company Profiles , Pressure Pumping

U.S. Well Services to Cut 171 Jobs in Texas

Oilfield company U.S. Well Services will eliminate 171 jobs in Texas, according to a filing with the Texas Workforce Commission on June 2, as it prepares to exit the diesel hydraulic fracturing market.

June 2, 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

Shale Plays , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Pressure Pumping

OptaSense and Liberty Oilfield Services Form Partnership

The strategic partnership is introducing FracSense, a diagnostic service to help engineering professionals at our oil and gas customers acquire more accurate diagnostic information, ultimately leading to optimized hydrocarbon production.

May 13, 2021

Shale Plays , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Pressure Pumping

Liberty Launches Advanced Fracture Diagnostic Service

Liberty Oilfield Services Inc. has introduced FracSense, a diagnostic service to help E&P customers acquire more accurate diagnostic well data to optimize hydraulic fracture completions and well spacing, on May 11.

May 12, 2021

Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Comstock Resources to Deploy BJ Energy's TITAN Frac Tech across Haynesville Assets

A TITAN fleet will be deployed to Comstock's Haynesville operation in early 2022, representing the company's second TITAN fleet in the basin.

May 7, 2021

Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Pressure Pumping

Cold Bore Sees Demand Soar for Autonomous Completions Platform SmartPAD in Q1

Cold Bore Technology Inc., the leader in frac completions automation and platform technology, said on May 4 it has recorded growth in new customers, revenue, team size and technology infrastructure during first-quarter 2021.

May 5, 2021

Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping

BJ Energy Solutions Achieves Milestone in Haynesville with TITAN Frac Fleet

The fleet has surpassed a cumulative 7,000 TITAN pump hours and is the first fleet to use 100% natural gas for fracturing completions in the Haynesville, the company said on April 29.

April 30, 2021