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12 hours ago

Ultra-lightweight proppant maker drawing attention in shale oil

BY Luke GeiverFor the past ten years, the SUN team has been fine-tuning an ultra-lightweight proppant that weighs less than traditional frack sand, provides better fracture matrix coverage than a sand-only mixture and improves long-term production curves. READ MORE

12 hours ago

Marcellus, Utica, DJ Basin shale gas pipeline builders updates

BY Luke GeiverFound In:LogisticsConstruction to help build a pipeline section enabling Marcellus shale gas producers to reach the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern U.S. markets is officially underway. DJ Basin and Utica producers also have pipeline talk to consider. READ MORE

13 hours ago

New Halliburton drill bit helps Williston Basin operator

BY Halliburton Found In:Products & TechnologyFor an operator in the Williston Basin, GeoTech HE drill bits reliably increased drilling speed and decreased the number of days to drill a lateral by 14 percent. READ MORE

14 hours ago

Tech developed by Dow for shale gas nominated for award

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Products & TechnologyA new technology designed by the Dow Chemical Co. specifically to utilize shale gas has been named a finalist for the annual R&D 100 awards. The awards are meant to identify and highlight the best new technology of the year. READ MORE

September 18, 2017

One million barrels per day is Bakken shale's new normal

BY Patrick C. Miller Found In:Exploration & Production, Infrastructure & ConstructionNorth Dakota's crude production continued a slow but steady climb in July while gas production hit a new all-time record. Lynn Helms, director of the state's Department of Mineral Resources, believes it's the start of a long-term trend. READ MORE


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