Products & Technology

December 06, 2018

Special crystalline added to concrete shale facility in Permian

BY Penetron The large saltwater disposal tanks at the Balmorhea Shale Oil Facility in West Texas, completed in November 2018, included PENETRON ADMIX in the concrete. READ MORE

December 05, 2018

P2 releases AI system for shale lease management

BY Luke GeiverArtificial intelligence can now be used for oilfield leases. ThoughtTrace, a tech company that uses AI for quickly assessing and compiling critical information in legal documents, is working with P2 on a system for the Permian. READ MORE

December 04, 2018

Permian pressure pump tech testing complete, AFGlobal eyes 2019

BY Luke GeiverGlobal original equipment manufacturer AFGlobal has completed a field trial of a new frack pump. In the Permian Basin, AFGlobal has completed testing of its trademarked DuraStim pump and is now looking to begin taking orders for its technology. READ MORE

November 28, 2018

Sourcewater bolsters Permian water supply database

BY Sourcewater Inc. Sourcewater Inc., a leading provider of oilfield water intelligence, has announced that it has acquired the data and technology of Digital H2O Inc. Digital H2O was a pioneer in the oilfield water data space. READ MORE

November 26, 2018

Questor gains Bakken, Permian clients for waste gas systems

BY Questor Technology Inc. Its high-performance emissions control delivers value in the form of increased oil production for clients while limiting NOx and VOCs to low and compliant levels. READ MORE

November 20, 2018

Houston Advanced Research Center to study flaring tech for shale

BY Houston Advanced Research Center Flaring issues vary across the U.S. with complex regulatory, economic and infrastructure frameworks. A team comprised of researchers from the Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC) and others will evaluate new tech, and economic factors. READ MORE

November 20, 2018

Forbes Energy adds long-reach coiled tubing service to shale ops

BY Forbes Energy Services Cretic, headquartered in Montgomery, Texas, provides large-diameter, extended-reach, coiled tubing services to oil producers predominantly in the Permian Basin. The company has been an early mover in bringing high capacity coiled tubing units. READ MORE

November 16, 2018

Titan tests, proves electric power tongs on DJ Basin rig

BY Titan Casing By utilizing a drilling rig's hydraulic systems to operate casing power tongs, rather than diesel powered Hydraulic Power Units, Titan Casing has made a large step forward in making drilling locations safer and more economical. READ MORE

November 15, 2018

Pioneer, Covia shift sand operations to West Texas

BY Luke GeiverPioneer Natural Resources continues to pivot out of the pressure pumping and frack sand business. The exploration and production company based out of Dallas announced plans to transition out of a sand operation. Covia will also change site locales. READ MORE