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January 14, 2020

Major shareholder makes offer to acquire Permian E&P

BY Lilis Energy Found In:Exploration & ProductionLilis Energy Inc., an exploration and production company operating in the Permian Basin of West Texas and Southeastern New Mexico, has received a non-binding offer. READ MORE

January 14, 2020

Encana shareholders agree, move to US under new name approved

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Exploration & ProductionWhat was once Encana Corp., a Canadian-based exploration and production company with operations throughout North America, is now (or will soon be) Ovintiv. READ MORE

January 14, 2020

TX Railroad Commission sets drilling permit record

BY Railroad Commission of Texas Found In:Exploration & ProductionFor two years in a row since 2018, Railroad Commission of Texas staff have set a historic record of taking just two days on average to process standard drilling permits. READ MORE

January 14, 2020

Gardner Denver, STEP Energy embark on frack pump trial

BY Gardner Denver Found In:Exploration & Production, Products & TechnologyDuring the six-month field trial, STEP will supply weekly operating data for the pump, including discharge pressure, suction pressure, RPM, pounds of proppant, and temperatures. READ MORE

January 14, 2020

Target Hospitality makes Permian shale expansion moves

BY Luke GeiverFound In:LogisticsTarget Hospitality has secured contracts with four major oilfield service firms for 2020. The specialty accommodation and housing provider that operates in several major U.S. shale plays, has also added new rooms to existing facilities. READ MORE

January 13, 2020

TenEx develops NoHit tech for shale well issues

BY TenEx Technologies Found In:Exploration & Production, Products & TechnologyTenEx Technologies has developed a trademarked NoHIT, a patent-pending frac hit mitigation chemical technology which is the first of its kind in the industry. NoHIT is pumped as an additive to a parent well’s preload and/or active loading program. READ MORE


NAPE 2020

February 3-7, 2020
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas

DUG Bakken & Rockies

February 18-19, 2020
Colorado Convention Center
Denver, Colorado

DUG Permian Basin

April 6-8, 2020
Fort Worth Convention Center
Fort Worth, Texas

DUG Eagle Ford

September 9-11, 2020
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, Texas

Executive Oil Conference

November 3-4, 2020
Midland County Horseshoe Pavilion
Midland, Texas

DUG Midcontinent

November 19-21, 2020
Cox Convention Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Rethinking Resource Utilization

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