Blackbird Energy Inc. has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of an indirect 10 per cent minority interest in Stage Completions Inc., a Canadian technology and services company that specializes in pin-point multi-stage completions, for a cash purchase price of $3 million.
July 28, 2016, 6 AM MDT
The Oilfield Technology Group (OTG) of Hexion Inc. today announced the release of new resin coated proppants that are produced in Canada.
July 21, 2016, 7:36 AM MDT
July 21, 2016, 9:25 AM MDT
Devon Energy Corporation has brought online another successful spacing pilot and a record-setting oil well in the over-pressured oil window of the STACK play.
July 19, 2016, 6 AM MDT
Packers Plus Energy Services Inc. announced the continued success of its StackFRAC Titanium XV high pressure and high temperature (HPHT) open hole ball drop completion system in enabling operators in Alberta's Duvernay formation to achieve cost savings of up to 30 per cent compared to plug-and-perf completion methods.
July 19, 2016, 8:27 AM MDT
June 22, 2016, 11:15 AM MDT
June 13, 2016, 9:37 AM MDT
June 10, 2016, 9:32 AM MDT
The Oilfield Technology Group (OTG) of Hexion Inc. today announced the expansion of its resin coated proppant manufacturing facility in Canada to provide a more efficient supply of proppants to fracturing service companies and operators in the oil and gas industry.
June 9, 2016, 7:13 AM MDT
The future of refracturing is annular fracturing, which has evolved in the past couple of years.
June 8, 2016, 10:24 AM MDT
A Newfoundland government-appointed panel on hydraulic fracturing has recommended the drilling and completing of a pilot well into the oil-prone Green Point shale prospect on the island’s west coast.
May 31, 2016, 11:58 AM MDT
As a result of the findings from the Commission on Hydraulic Fracturing, the provincial government will continue its moratorium on hydraulic fracturing indefinitely.
May 27, 2016, 8:25 AM MDT
Packers Plus Energy Services Inc. completed a “multi-cluster” stimulation in a cemented system, which simulated plug-and-perf operations in the Meramec formation within the STACK play of Oklahoma.
May 25, 2016, 8:12 AM MDT
May 25, 2016, 9:08 AM MDT
Nine Energy Service, Inc. successfully completed 124 perforated stages in an 18,544-foot lateral (27,034 feet TMD) in Guernsey County, Ohio for Eclipse Resources, an independent E&P company in the Appalachian Basin.
May 19, 2016, 9:34 AM MDT
Packers Plus Energy Services Inc. announced the opening of its Global Technology and Training Center in Louisville, Colorado.
May 17, 2016, 8:42 AM MDT
Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd. completed its first 38-stage frac and continues to push innovation in its Blair and Townsend Montney lands towards its year-end exit target of 40,000 boe per day from its Q1 average production of 16,601 boe per day.
May 16, 2016, 6 AM MDT
Crescent Point Energy Corp. says its commitment to technological advancement in its completion process is paying dividends as it continues to see strong results from implementation of its cemented liner completions with closeable sliding sleeve technology.
March 10, 2016, 6 AM MST
Completions have begun at Saturn Minerals Inc.’s Bannock Creek project in northeastern Saskatchewan where the company intersected three potential reservoirs within the Red River formations.
March 2, 2016, 6 AM MST
In these tough times, lower service costs are helping producers to reduce their drilling and completions costs, but they also have some tricks up their sleeves to further their efforts.
February 29, 2016, 8:44 AM MST
In the first Federal Court of Canada judgment in a patent infringement lawsuit by Packers Plus Energy Services Inc. concerning its ball drop completions technology,the company has been awarded $7.7 million in damages.
January 5, 2016, 8:53 AM MST
Essential Energy Services Ltd. says that it plans to contest a patent infringement lawsuit against it filed by Packers Plus Energy Services Inc.
January 5, 2016, 8:55 AM MST
The BC Oil and Gas Commission has determined a magnitude 4.6 seismic event, (DOB, Aug. 26, 2015), on Aug. 17, 2015 in northeast B.C. was caused by fluid injection during hydraulic fracturing from an operator in the area.
December 17, 2015, 11:24 AM MST
The tally for total metres completed in Canada in the first 11 months of 2015 is off 42 per cent from a year ago.
December 9, 2015, 8:09 AM MST
To the end of October, there have been 4,572 well completions booked across the country (including service wells), off 47 per cent from a year ago.
November 12, 2015, 9:03 AM MST