Pressure Pumping

Unconventional , Pressure Pumping

Low-cost Fracking Offers Boon To Oil Producers, Headaches For Suppliers

The technology, called electric fracking and powered by natural gas from EOG’s own wells instead of costly diesel fuel, shows how shale producers keep finding new ways to cut costs in the face of pressures to improve their returns.

September 12, 2019

Business , Artificial Lift , Pressure Pumping

Hicor Technologies Becomes Reach Production Solutions

Hicor Technologies has changed its name to Reach Production Solutions, the company said on Sept. 9.

September 9, 2019

Business , Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

Patterson-UTI Says No Plans To Invest In E-Frac, Points To Oversupplied Market

Oilfield services provider Patterson-UTI on Sept. 3 said it had no plans to invest in electric hydraulic fracturing fleets, pointing to the high cost of building equipment and the oversupplied pressure pumping market.

September 4, 2019

Unconventional , Reservoir Evaluation , Technology , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation , Seismic

SPE ATCE Technology Showcase: Conference To Highlight Latest Industry Trends, Newest Technologies

ATCE brings thousands of E&P professionals together, features more than 300 technical presentations and offers 80-plus conference sessions.

September 3, 2019

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 23, 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