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February 20, 2018

BaraShale Lite drilling fluid improves efficiency, lowers costs

BY Staff Found In:Exploration & ProductionHalliburton's new BaraShale Lite drilling fluid system has helped operators in the Permian improve efficiencies and lower waste disposal costs. J.J. Miller, BaraShale product manager, discussed the new fluid with North American Shale Magazine. READ MORE

February 20, 2018

ND industry, state officials address flaring concerns

BY Patrick C. Miller Found In:Exploration & Production, Infrastructure & ConstructionConcerns about gas flaring have led the North Dakota Petroleum Council to reconvene a task force to study potential solutions. Slow BIA approval of right-of-ways on tribal lands contributes to the problem, said Lynn Helms, state DMR director. READ MORE

February 20, 2018

Following 2017 investor shift, some shale producers respond

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Exploration & ProductionAs exploration and production companies close out fiscal year 2017 and offer guidance for this year, it appears some companies have been listening to investor sentiment calling for a shift in capital allocation. READ MORE

February 20, 2018

Continental eyes free cash flow from 2018 shale production

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Exploration & ProductionContinental Resources has 800 to 900 reasons why it believes it can be set apart from other exploration and production companies in 2018. At $60/b oil, the Oklahoma City-based team will generate $800 million to $900 million in free cash flow. READ MORE

February 20, 2018

Marathon Oil’s focus on US shale plays paying off

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Exploration & ProductionAfter a steady 2017, Marathon Oil is sprinting into 2018. The independent exploration and production company that is active in every major U.S. shale play, expects to grow production and remain cash flow neutral at $50/b oil READ MORE


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