Trican Well Service Ltd.’s fourth quarter and year-end 2017 results improved dramatically from the same period in 2016 as higher activity levels, the acquisition of Canyon Services Group Inc. and significantly improved prices pumped up the bottom line.
February 22, 2018, 11:40 AM MST
Return Energy Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Winslow Resources Inc., announced that drilling operations at its Rycroft 100/14-27-076-06W6/00 well have wrapped up and production casing has been run in the wellbore.
February 20, 2018, 8:04 AM MST
Ensign Energy Services Inc. says that on Jan. 9, 2018, it successfully drilled Canada's longest land-based well, to-date, with a measured depth of 7,770 metres.
February 16, 2018, 10:18 AM MST
The purpose of Birchcliff Energy Ltd.’s science and technology multi-well pad program is to collect high quality and high value data from the vertical well and the straddling horizontal wells, which can be used to enhance its technical capabilities and understanding with respect to the drilling, completion and production from a multi-layer resource play.
February 15, 2018, 6:41 AM MST
Canadian natural gas producers are definitely adopting more prudent capital budgets in 2018 as they consider drilling plans against the backdrop of last year’s erratic pricing in Western Canada.
February 12, 2018, 8:20 AM MST
National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) announces the successful completion of four Bulldog annular frac system installations in Western Canada.
February 7, 2018, 8:33 AM MST
Perpetual Energy Inc. lowered its capital spending plan by 30 per cent from the previous out look to $23 million to $27 million.
February 7, 2018, 9:22 AM MST
For 2018, based on current market conditions, NCS Multistage Holdings, Inc. expects consolidated revenue to climb by 35 to 45 per cent from 2017.
February 6, 2018, 6 AM MST
The Duvernay could actually offer lower breakeven prices than the Eagle Ford for Murphy Oil Corporation, says top brass, assuming the company can bring down the development costs for this Canadian resource.
February 2, 2018, 6 AM MST
February 2, 2018, 8:59 AM MST
Painted Pony Energy Ltd.’s daily production volumes for the fourth quarter of 2017 averaged approximately 315 mmcf equivalent/d (52,500 boe/d), based on preliminary results, and included approximately nine per cent liquids or approximately 4,500 bbls/d.
February 1, 2018, 3:52 AM MST
Blackbird Energy Inc. says with strong production results, it is in the “late stages” of de-risking the majority of its acreage.
February 1, 2018, 3:24 AM MST
Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd. recently drilled two Muskeg horizontal wells as part of its winter 2018 capital spending program.
February 1, 2018, 5:10 AM MST
As Cape Town anticipates running out of water within a mere matter of weeks, Jon Fennell says there are lessons to be learnt from this unfolding crisis in the South African capital for oil and gas producers in Alberta.
January 26, 2018, 11:14 AM MST
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January 25, 2018, 8:09 AM MST
Unauthorized storage dams for fracking, reports on leaking natural gas wells that were not released, pipelines approved without proper consultation with First Nations.
January 24, 2018, 9:10 AM MST
In British Columbia, Schlumberger Limited said that the HEAL System technology was used for several oil and gas customers to increase productivity by an average of 75 per cent in 25 horizontal wells in the Montney.
January 19, 2018, 7:34 AM MST
Wayfinder Corp. has opened its second unit train frac sand storage and transloading facility in Gold Creek, Alta.
January 18, 2018, 4:17 AM MST
January 16, 2018, 8:14 AM MST
Iron Bridge Resources Inc. drilled its first development well in its Elmworth winter program, and the rig will now move onto its second development well, the company noted in a drilling update.
December 20, 2017, 6:35 PM MST
Essential Energy Services Ltd. provided details of the positive patent litigation decision, which was announced early in November.
December 11, 2017, 11:27 AM MST
What controls the maximum magnitude that might be expected for an injection-induced earthquake?
December 8, 2017, 7:44 AM MST
Even if induced seismicity as a public concern has yet to impact industry’s ability to develop those resources in Western Canada, Chris Montgomery says there is an unknown public tolerance threshold, whether it is around frequency, magnitude or property damage and emerging critical infrastructure concerns.
December 7, 2017, 9:24 AM MST