Products & Technology

March 06, 2019

MGX to recover lithium used in batteries from Marcellus shale water

BY Luke GeiverMGX Minerals Inc. intends to recover lithium from produced water generated across the Marcellus shale play on the eastern U.S. The Canadian-based company has created a system that can separate lithium from brine water. READ MORE

March 05, 2019

Select Energy sees growth in shale water sector

BY Luke GeiverThe company believes there is a possibility for growth opportunities in three areas of the services sector: margin enhancement, technological innovation and consolidation. READ MORE

March 04, 2019

Emerson opens Permian facility for advanced tech, training

BY Emerson Emerson has announced the opening of a new $4 million Permian Basin Service Center to bring enhanced oil and gas technologies and services to the fast-growing region. READ MORE

February 21, 2019

Shale data, minerals and E&P firms form strategic partnership

BY RS Energy Group RS Energy Group has announced a strategic partnership with Denver-based FourPoint Energy and LongPoint Minerals, uniquely pairing data, mineral and royalty acquisition and exploration and production. READ MORE

February 12, 2019

Reveal releases FracEYE system to reduce frac hits in shale wells

BY Luke GeiverTo minimize the effect of frac hits in mutliwell pads, Reveal Energy Services has developed a new product it calls FracEYE. The monitoring system allows operators to make timely adjustments to wells. READ MORE

February 11, 2019

Chevron will use acquired refinery to bolster Permian ops

BY Luke GeiverChevron U.S.A. Inc. is bolstering its Permian operations through the purchase of a $350 million light oil refinery. The oil major announced plans recently to acquire the Pasadena Refining System. READ MORE

February 11, 2019

Bakken's NDPC forms standardized contractor training program

BY North Dakota Petroleum Council Currently, contractors for the oil and gas industry must meet orientation and training requirements for each company they perform work for throughout the year. READ MORE

February 05, 2019

US Steel restarting energy tubular operations in TX

BY Luke GeiverCiting an improvement in market conditions, United States Steel Corp. has announced plans to restart tubular production operations in Lone Star, Texas, to serve the Permian shale oil play. READ MORE

January 28, 2019

New shale tech provides real-time picture, avoids frack hits

BY Luke GeiverA new technology that allows hydraulic fracture engineers to view a real-time picture of a created fracture network in shale oil and gas wells has received $10.5 million in backing. READ MORE