Pressure Pumping

Shale Plays , Drilling , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Liberty Achieves 24 Hours of Continuous Pumping Time in Permian Basin

By delivering a full 1,440 minutes of pumping time with zero non-productive time, Liberty crews were able to attain the premier goal of Liberty’s Operation 1440.

September 28, 2021

Health, Safety & Environment , Energy Transition , Pressure Pumping

Tech Trends (Week of Sept. 20, 2021)

This weekly section highlights the latest upstream technologies designed to improve efficiencies.

September 20, 2021

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation

Shale Producers Talk Development Plans, ESG and Completion Designs

Leaders from Devon, Pioneer, Chevron and ConocoPhillips discuss the latest in unconventional development and how recent acquisitions have enabled greater efficiencies.

August 2, 2021

Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Hydraulic Fracturing Pressure Pumping Roundtable: Powering Through

Pressure pumpers that survived a rough 2020 are in recovery mode, some say, as conditions improve with a continued efficiency drive toward a lower carbon world.

August 2, 2021

Investment , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Pressure Pumping

Cold Bore Technology Closes $14 Million Financing

Along with this investment from bp ventures, bp will be deploying Cold Bore’s SmartPAD in bpx energy’s U.S. onshore operations.

July 29, 2021

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

Halliburton Launches Low Cost, Direct Fracture Monitoring Service

Halliburton Co. has introduced ExpressFiber, a single-use fiber optic cable that offers accurate, direct subsurface measurements, including cross-well communication, at a price point that enables fracture monitoring on every well pad, the company said on July 27.

July 28, 2021

Public Capital , People , Shale Plays , Pressure Pumping

ProPetro Promotes Sam Sledge to CEO in Leadership Transition

As Sam Sledge takes the helm as CEO at Midland, Texas-based ProPetro, he replaces Phillip Gobe, who had headed the company since the exit of its co-founder last year.

July 28, 2021

Exploration & Production , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Seneca Resources, NexTier to Develop Comprehensive Emissions Testing for Well Completions Work

Seneca Resources Company LLC and NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. intend to pioneer an innovative study evaluating the carbon emissions generated by various types of equipment commonly used for hydraulic fracturing of oil and natural gas wells, Seneca said on July 12.

July 12, 2021

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

Liberty Completes digiFrac Electric Frac Pump Field Test in Permian Basin

Liberty Oilfield Services Inc. has successfully completed the rigorous field testing of Liberty’s digiFrac electric pump, the company said on July 7.

July 7, 2021

Exploration & Production , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Pressure Pumping

Reveal Energy Inks Deal to Commercialize Hydraulic Fracture Pressure Diagnostics

Reveal Energy Services has entered into a technology licensing and development agreement on July 6 to commercialize ConocoPhillips’ patented poroelastic response measurement (PRM) technology.

July 6, 2021