Products & Technology

October 08, 2019

Shale pump for higher sand loads reason for Veretek's record Q3

BY Luke GeiverAn unconventional artificial lift pump is catching on in the shale patch. Veretek Co. achieved record third quarter results thanks to its V-Pump, an artificial lift pump designed to handle high-sand concentrations and gas slugs. READ MORE

October 08, 2019

WellBoss, Downhole Tech merger becomes official

BY The WellBoss Company WellBoss will be focused on providing operators with full well completion solutions while reducing inefficiencies in multi-stage fracturing equipment, such as rig idle time, wireline, coiled tubing, and water usage. READ MORE

September 30, 2019

Shale water tech firm set to test new method in Permian

BY RWI Enhanced Evaporation Resource West has tested its units for more than two years. The systems were designed from scratch and ran at RW's 5-acre test site. In the Permian, RW will showcase its unique produced water technology. READ MORE

September 24, 2019

NM has new plan for monitoring Permian methane totals: satellites

BY Descartes Labs Descartes Labs has announced the development of a methane-detection model designed to help New Mexico better monitor harmful emissions as a means of implementing a strategic mitigation policy. READ MORE

September 23, 2019

AI tech provider releases new shale well spacing algorithm

BY OAG Analytics The new OAG algorithms enable machine learning to understand enough about reservoir physics to be applied to complex well spacing decisions. READ MORE

September 23, 2019

Frac valve firm expands footprint to meet shale needs

BY Luke GeiverAWC Frac Valves Inc. has completed a definitive asset purchase agreement with NorMak Machine and Hydraulic LLC, a specialty frac valve repair facility in Ft. Collins, Colorado. READ MORE

September 17, 2019

Whitepaper explains expanding shale water options in TX

BY Texas Alliance of Energy Producers Produced water management strategies have evolved dramatically over the past five years with increasing, albeit low, levels of treatment. READ MORE

September 16, 2019

Cold Bore's Smartpad frac tech gains second investment round

BY Cold Bore Technology Inc. Cold Bore’s SmartPAD uses a patented combination of valve positioning and pressure monitoring sensors, field data collection systems and proprietary software to fully digitize completions operations. READ MORE

September 16, 2019

Sparx Engineering releases programmable water solution for shale

BY Sparx Engineering Countertrace's breakthrough technology, developed by Sparx' own team of scientists and engineers, is based on a unique polymer macroparticle that can be programmed to identify and selectively contain and remove contaminants from complex fluids. READ MORE