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

August 15, 2017

Whiting moves $500M in Bakken assets to pay down debt

Whiting Petroleum Corp. is committed to paying down debt. The Denver-based exploration and production company announced this week plans to sell nearly 30,000 acres of Bakken/Three Forks acreage for $500 million. READ MORE

August 15, 2017

Carrizo narrows focus to Delaware, Eagle Ford

Carrizo Oil and Gas has operated in 14 states and completed more than 800 horizontal wells. Following the acquisition of Delaware Basin acreage, the exploration and production company has set its sights on two plays, the Permian and Eagle Ford. READ MORE

August 15, 2017

Fluid management firm Goodnight Midstream enters third shale play

Goodnight Midstream has expanded its network of water fluids operations to another shale play. After success in the Bakken followed by the Permian, the Dallas-based company has established a presence in the Eagle Ford. READ MORE

August 08, 2017

Marathon unveils exciting Bakken results, other shale firsts

Marathon Oil Corp. CEO Lee Tillman believes the exploration and production company's second quarter operational performance was "outstanding," including its 30-day IP results in the Bakken. READ MORE

August 08, 2017

Trinidad Drilling reports optimism on Permian rig demand

Drilling rig demand and dayrate prices are both improving, according to Brent Conway, president of Calgary-based Trinidad Drilling, despite unstable commodity prices. In the first half of 2017, Trinidad has relied on the Permian for improved rates. READ MORE

August 01, 2017

Major shale completion company shows strong Q2 results

Keane Group Inc., one of the largest pure-play well completion service providers in the U.S., has reported strong results for the second quarter when compared to the previous quarter. READ MORE

August 01, 2017

With a premier STACK position, Devon sheds Eagle Ford assets

Devon Energy, the Oklahoma City-based exploration and production company that believes it has an industry-leading position in the STACK play present in Oklahoma, is selling off assets located in the Eagle Ford for $340 million. READ MORE

August 01, 2017

Water management provider from Bakken adds Permian operations

Resirkulere USA, a total water management solutions provider offering real-time mobile water recycling and hydrocarbon separation for drill-outs and clean-outs, has announced its expansion into the Permian Basin. READ MORE

July 14, 2017

Reserve Base Lending’s Past—and Future—in Shale Production

Interest rates could play a large role in the future of North American shale oil and gas production. A new report indicates that fluctuating interest rates could partially overtake efficiency gains and improvements achieved in shale. READ MORE

July 14, 2017

Studies in Texas Shale

In a first-of-its-kind report, a group of Texas subject-matter experts has created a complex, considerate and semi-complete assessment on shale energy development in Texas. READ MORE