US Tight Gas

US Tight Gas Exclusives

Hart Energy, DUG Bakken & Niobrara, shale, completion, proppant, Mark Pearson, Liberty Resources, Paul Favret, Kumar Ramurthy, Halliburton, Amanda Seholm, Baker Hughes

As prices and costs recover, a panel of experts at DUG Bakken & Niobrara said operators are continually scaling the completions learning curve.

kibsgaard, Schlumberger, Weatherford International, Halliburton, Latham & Watkins,  JV, OneStim,

The JV, called OneStim, will rival Halliburton’s frack fleet in the U.S. and Canada and further shrinks the pressure pumping marketplace to the detriment of smaller companies, an analyst said.

Even with land prices shooting straight up, the Permian Basin still can make economic sense, says an RS Energy Group analyst.