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

January 16, 2018

Energy investment team puts major stake in shale drill bit maker

Intervale Capital, a specialized energy investment firm, has taken note of increased drilling intensity, longer laterals and higher stage counts throughout most of North America's shale plays. READ MORE

January 15, 2018

Fed report: Oklahoma, Wyoming eyes $62 oil for drilling increase

Oil firms active in Oklahoma, Wyoming and the northern half of New Mexico now believe $62 per barrel is the oil price necessary to increase drilling. READ MORE

January 15, 2018

Marcellus, Utica operator pledges $580M for 2018 operations

CNX Resources Corp. intends to invest up to $580 million into Marcellus and Utica shale play drilling and completion activities this year. The Pittsburgh-based company said it would also spend another $275 million on water, midstream and land. READ MORE

January 09, 2018

Shale play service provider set to issue IPO

Nine Energy Service Inc. is going public roughly four years after forming. The Houston-based company announced its intent to list on the New York Stock Exchange with an initial offering price between $20 and $23 per share. READ MORE

January 08, 2018

New crude oil pipeline set for Eagle Ford

Houston-based EVX Midstream Partners got off to a quick start in 2018. In McMullen County, Texas, the company has announced plans to construct, own and operate a new crude gathering line targeting Eagle Ford producers. READ MORE

January 08, 2018

DOE shale funding focusing on emerging shale plays, frack tech

The Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy will invest roughly $30 million into six shale-related projects spread throughout the U.S. including evaluations of the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale and Delaware Basin frack technology. READ MORE

January 02, 2018

New shale firm vows to enhance flowback, early production

After two years working together, DynaCorp Energy Services and Energes Oilfield Solutions LLC have merged to form a single sand solutions operations for the oil and gas industry. READ MORE

January 02, 2018

EPIC completes dual Permian pipeline plan

EPIC, a Texas-based midstream infrastructure firm, will use the right-of-way of an under construction natural gas liquids pipeline for a new-build 730-mile crude pipeline to move Permian-based crude to Corpus Christi. READ MORE

December 18, 2017

2017: The Year Shale Went Global

From its impact on world markets to its rise in U.S. exports, North American shale energy has officially become a global player that is creating market opportunities in the U.S. and abroad. READ MORE

December 15, 2017

Unimin, Fairmount Santrol merge to create mega-proppant provider

The merger between Unimin Corp. and Fairmount Santrol has created the largest proppant and sand supplier in the U.S. Unimin counts terminal expansions or production facilities in the Utica and Permian plays among its main growth areas. READ MORE