Exploration & Production

3 hours ago

Blackstone buys shale drill bit firm that grew through downturn

BY Luke GeiverBlackstone Energy Partners has announced that it has entered into binding agreements to acquire a controlling, majority interest in Ulterra Drilling Technologies from affiliates of American Securities, READ MORE

5 hours ago

H2O Midstream expands its Permian water client network

BY Luke GeiverH2O Midstream has secured a major client in the Midland Basin. Through an agreement with Legacy Reserves Inc., H2O will now gather, dispose and redeliver for reuse produced water from several horizontal wells operated by Legacy. READ MORE

5 hours ago

Bakken operators could get another boost with pipeline expansions

BY Luke GeiverBakken operators are getting a new opportunity to ship crude to the U.S. Gulf Coast. Energy Transfer LP has announced a call for shipper commitments for additional takeaway capacity on its Bakken Pipeline System. READ MORE

5 hours ago

SatScout uses satellite imagery to reveal Permian frack trends

BY Luke GeiverNew research gathered through daily satellite imagery reveals the impact infrastructure bottlenecks and differentials are having on frack crew count numbers and well completions in the Permian basin. READ MORE

October 17, 2018

ADL: For ambitious growth, Permian independents must change

BY Luke GeiverA U.K.-based consultancy believes the Permian can undergo massive production growth if operators make major changes. Arthur D. Little has released new analysis of the Permian explaining what must change in the future. READ MORE

October 16, 2018

Big D expands oilfield services for Permian demand

BY The Big D Companies The Big D Companies have further expanded their range of oilfield services to include automated monitoring systems through the acquisition of Remote Monitoring Systems LLC. READ MORE

October 15, 2018

New reports show billion-dollar impact of oil, gas on TX, CO

BY Luke GeiverRecord oil and gas production throughout the Texas shale plays in the Eagle Ford and Permian areas has helped commercial and industrial users save more that $60 billion between 2006 and 2016. Numbers in Colorado are also in the billions. READ MORE

October 10, 2018

Vista to build in-basin sand mine for SCOOP/STACK

BY Vista Proppants and Logistics Vista Proppants and Logistics LLC has announced the development of 1 to 1.5 million tons per year frack sand mine northeast of Fay, Oklahoma, to serve customers primarily operating in the Mid-Continent. READ MORE

October 05, 2018

Q3 data shows shale industry hot as ever

BY Staff New data from Austin-based software-as-a-service and data analytics firm Drillinginfo shows that interest by investors and companies to partake in the shale industry is as hot as ever. READ MORE