Luke Geiver

Luke Geiver has successfully led the product launch, brand buildout and editorial operations and efforts for numerous original content platforms, including multiple trade publications. He is also the program director for several event agendas and conferences in Arizona, Texas, Louisiana and North Dakota. He received a bachelor’s degree in English from South Dakota State University and a master’s degree in English/Creative Writing from the University of North Dakota. Geiver is currently Editor of two national print and online publications, North American Shale Magazine and UAS Magazine. 

Latest Posts by Luke Geiver

July 09, 2019

Bakken presenters explain why shale play is on cusp of new era

The Bakken shale play has gone through several phases, and now, thanks to the presenters and speakers at the 2019 Bakken Conference & Expo, stakeholders can a glimpse into the future of the Bakken. READ MORE

July 02, 2019

ProPetro continues expansion of electric frac fleets in Permian

The company announced this month that talks with two major clients, XTO Energy Inc. and Diamondback Energy, two of the largest Permian shale operators, have progressed and could lead to future deployment of ProPetro technology. READ MORE

July 02, 2019

Drone report recognizes ND's SkySkopes for innovation in oil, gas

SkySkopes, a drone service provider that has brought innovative optical gas imaging services to the Bakken for several service companies and operators trying to manage and maintain midstream assets in the Williston Basin, was nationally recognized. READ MORE

July 01, 2019

Permian refinery developer lines up another product contract

When a proposed West Texas oil refinery begins operating, the development company behind it, MMEX Resources Corp., will have buyers for all of its product. READ MORE

July 01, 2019

Kinder Morgan, Tallgrass plan to expand Bakken crude takeaway

Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) and Tallgrass Energy have announced a new plan to move additional Bakken crude out of western North Dakota. A new expansion of existing infrastructure could help move more Bakken crude to Cushing, Oklahoma. READ MORE

June 25, 2019

Nine Point gains $320M loan for Bakken developments

AB Private Credit Investors LLC will loan roughly $320 million to help Nine Point Energy continue buildings its Williston Basin position. Nine Point is active in Williams and McKenzie Counties in North Dakota. READ MORE

June 25, 2019

Electric motor developer, US Well Services sign on for frac fleet

A pioneer in electric-powered hydraulic fracturing technology is making its relationship with a electric motor developer official. U.S. Well Services Inc. has entered into an official agreement. READ MORE

June 25, 2019

Shale gas from Permian to source new plastics plant near Gulf

Food packaging, construction materials and agricultural films may soon be produced from shale gas sourced from the Permian Basin. Gulf Coast Growth Ventures LLC, a joint venture group, has contracted with Mitsubishi for the build-out of a new plant. READ MORE

June 19, 2019

Chisholm, Gastar merge to create large STACK shale E&P

The new version of Chisholm will have 20,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day of production across roughly 165,000 net acres mainly in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma. READ MORE

June 18, 2019

Cowboys' Jones invests in Haynesville to realize shale gas vision

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has a vision to create a leading shale gas production company. Jones intends to realize his vision in the Haynesville shale basin of eastern Texas. READ MORE