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

June 27, 2017

Shale producer turned oil tech maker forms JV with Schlumberger

Jeff Saponja and his team at Heal Systems bring a proven background to their work and development of a new unconventional oil and gas production enhancement technology. Before Saponja started Production Plus Energy, he was a Bakken operator. READ MORE

June 27, 2017

New study offers first ever look at shale’s impact in Texas

A group of experts in the fields of medicine, engineering and science believe they've completed the first-of-its-kind study on the impact of shale oil and gas development in Texas. READ MORE

June 20, 2017

Midstream entities continue to partner with shale producers

Midstream entities continued to find a healthy appetite from shale energy producers looking to deal or connect. H2O Midstream has formed an agreement with Encana Oil & Gas Inc. in a deal regarding water gathering and re-use. READ MORE

June 20, 2017

EQT set to become largest US gas producer after $6.7B purchase

The benefit of drilling longer laterals for shale oil or gas production has now been proven by EQT Corp. The Pittsburgh-based shale gas producer has agreed to acquire Rice Energy for roughly $6.7 billion. The reason: to drill longer laterals. READ MORE

June 20, 2017

Oxy buys Permian enhanced oil recovery assets for $600M

Occidental Petroleum is increasing its stake and responsibilities related to an enhanced oil recovery property in Texas. Through a deal with Hess Corp., Oxy will become the main operator of the CO2 EOR assets. READ MORE

June 13, 2017

Multiple firms announce water services in Permian, Delaware shale

The largest water well drilling company in the U.S. has announced new plans to provide water and infrastructure to shale oil producers in Texas. Layne Christensen Co. is adding a new division for Delaware producers. READ MORE

June 13, 2017

Howard Midstream, WPX partner on Delaware oil, gas projects

San Antonio-based Howard Midstream Energy Partners is now a major supporter of the Tulsa-based exploration and production firm WPX Energy. The entities have signed a joint venture to develop and operate oil and gas assets in the Delaware. READ MORE

June 13, 2017

SemGroup to buy Houston terminal with plans for shale

Oklahoma-based SemGroup is adding assets in Houston. SemGroup has entered into an agreement to to purchase one of the largest oil terminals in the U.S. to potentially serve shale producers looking to export. READ MORE

June 13, 2017

Through name change, Andeavor takes Tesoro over

Starting in August, Tesoro Corp. and Tesoro Logistics LP will be operating under a new name. The oil refining, marketing and logistics companies are changing their names to Andeavor and Andeavor Logistics LP. READ MORE

June 06, 2017

Following positive well results, Halcon to add more Permian acres

Halcon Resources Corp. received better than expected production results from its first Permian Basin well. Completed with a lateral length of 5,167 feet targeting the Wolfcamp A interval, Halcon gained enough insight to justify purchasing more acres. READ MORE