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

May 23, 2017

Shale producers to Trump: rethink view on role of oil industry

Oil producers from the Southwest U.S. are urging the Trump administration to rethink how the federal government views crude oil. A group of producers wants the U.S. crude production industry to viewed on par with those of steel, defense and autos. READ MORE

May 23, 2017

Data, company expansions show continued increase in TX, NM shale

Support activities for mining continue to increase in West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. Data from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas combined with continued company expansions into the region help explain where the increases are happening. READ MORE

May 23, 2017

Delaware Basin gains another gas processing facility

Delaware Basin oil and gas producers now have another option for processing their gas following the startup of a cryogenic natural gas processing plant in Lea County, New Mexico. Lucid Energy Group, has started up the facility. READ MORE

May 16, 2017

Texas, New Mexico shale deals continue hot pace

Acquisition and divestiture activity in the shale plays of Texas and New Mexico remained strong in early May. And, for multiple entities that sold off shale assets, the allure of the Permian already has them looking to return. READ MORE

May 16, 2017

Dow looking to Gulf Coast, shale gas in future investments

Dow Chemical Co. is further committing to U.S.-produced shale gas. The chemical giant recently announced investment plans for the next five years that include manufacturing expansions on the Gulf Coast and within the shale gas industry. READ MORE

May 16, 2017

Marathon expects oil production growth in big 4 US shale plays

Marathon Oil Corp. continues touting--and growing--its presence as a multi-play shale operator. The exploration and production giant said this month that by Q2, production in its four shale oil plays will grow in 2017. READ MORE

May 09, 2017

EOG details role of data used for shale production

Big data took the spotlight during EOG Resources' first quarter 2017 update. The exploration and production company often cited as the best among its unconventional-focused peers, explained the way big data has shaped the company. READ MORE

May 09, 2017

Newfield off to strong start in 2017 shale production efforts

Newfield Exploration has gotten off to a great start in 2017, but the SCOOP/STACK- and Williston Basin-focused operator still has a lot to learn, according to Lee Boothby, chairman of Newfield. READ MORE

May 07, 2017

Streamlining Shale Drilling

Oil majors and startups have unleashed new advanced drilling aids for quicker, cheaper and more efficient operations, starting with ExxonMobil. READ MORE