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Operators are sticking with “tried and true” in the Marcellus Shale until commodity price recovers, including large proppant loading on standard slickwater fracture stimulation treatments.

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Houston-based service company MRC Global entered into an agreement to sell its U.S. oil country tubular goods, which follows a sale in late January by Canada's largest pressure pumper.

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Winter-time natural gas demand has kept activity for Marcellus well stimulation providers steady, albeit at low levels. In the meantime, providers wait for prices to improve.