Pressure Pumping

Drilling , Pressure Pumping

Gardner Denver Field Trials Thunder 5000 HP Quintuplex Pump

Gardner Denver Petroleum & Industrial Pumps, the leading total solutions provider for the drilling, well servicing and frac pumps market, said on Jan. 14 it has entered into a six-month field trial of its new Thunder 5000 HP Quintuplex pump, at STEP Energy Services’ in Alberta, Canada. 

January 15, 2020

Shale Plays , Drilling , Completions , Pressure Pumping , Water Management

Anadarko Basin’s Wastewater, Frac Sand Woes

Oil and gas experts examine current practices to better mitigate water-related issues in the Anadarko Basin. Meanwhile, direct-sourcing sand gains ground.

January 14, 2020

Earnings , Pressure Pumping

Oilfield Services Firm NexTier Raises Earnings, Revenue Outlook

NexTier Oilfield Solutions on Jan. 7 raised its fourth quarter earnings and revenue guidance, according to a presentation at a Miami energy conference.

January 8, 2020

People , Company Profiles , Pressure Pumping

Forty Under 40: Hunter Wallace, Atlas Sand

Today’s featured Forty Under 40 honoree is Hunter Wallace, Atlas Sand’s COO who has led in the design, construction and capitalization of two frack sand plants in the Permian Basin.

December 27, 2019

People , Company Profiles , Pressure Pumping

Forty Under 40: Kristin Smith, Vista Proppants And Logistics

Today’s featured Forty Under 40 honoree is Kristin Smith, Vista Proppants and Logistics CFO who has been responsible for the financial oversight of multimillion-dollars worth of capital growth and capital expansion projects.

December 20, 2019

Pressure Pumping

Colombia Orders Suspension Of Drummond Fracking At 15 Wells

Colombia’s top administrative court ordered the suspension of operations at 15 fracking wells operated by coal miner Drummond on Dec. 13, because they are at a production stage prohibited by an earlier ruling.

December 13, 2019

Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Basic Energy Services To Exit Hydraulic Fracturing Business

Basic Energy Services revealed a plan on Dec. 12 to divest of its pumping services assets in multiple transactions with expected proceeds of approximately $30 million to $45 million.

December 13, 2019

Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

Select Sands Enters Frac Sand Supply Contract In Eagle Ford

An affiliate of Select Sands recently entered into a three-year supply agreement with a large-cap exploration and production company in the Eagle Ford Basin.

December 10, 2019

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