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May 23, 2017

Shale producers to Trump: rethink view on role of oil industry

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Exploration & ProductionOil producers from the Southwest U.S. are urging the Trump administration to rethink how the federal government views crude oil. A group of producers wants the U.S. crude production industry to viewed on par with those of steel, defense and autos. READ MORE

May 23, 2017

USGS estimates Texas formation holds 4.2 billion barrels of oil

BY Staff Found In:Exploration & ProductionThe USGS recently revised its estimate of recoverable oil in the Spaberry formation of the Permian Basin in Texas from 500 million barrels to 4.2 billion barrels. Fracking and horizontal drilling are the reason the estimate was adjusted upward. READ MORE

May 23, 2017

Select Energy Services sees improvement in first quarter 2017

BY Patrick C. Miller Found In:Exploration & Production, Infrastructure & Construction, Products & TechnologyIncreases in drilling and completions and a key acquisition enabled Texas-based Select Energy Services to improve its revenues for the first quarter of 2017. The company provides water solutions for the U.S. unconventional oil and gas industry. READ MORE

May 23, 2017

Data, company expansions show continued increase in TX, NM shale

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Products & TechnologySupport activities for mining continue to increase in West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. Data from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas combined with continued company expansions into the region help explain where the increases are happening. READ MORE

May 23, 2017

Energy Transfer Partners to build Permian Express 3 pipeline

BY Patrick C. Miller Found In:Logistics, Infrastructure & ConstructionEnergy Transfer Partners is responding to increased production in the Permian Basin of western Texas by building the Permian Express 3 pipeline from near Midland to Nederland on the Gulf Coast. It's expected to enter service later this year. READ MORE


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