Hexion Inc. has completed its resin coated proppant manufacturing plant expansion near Fort Saskatchewan.
March 6, 2018, 5:17 AM MST
There is opportunity to put more pressure pumping equipment to work in shale plays across the United States, although difficulties in accessing sand could slightly slow expansion in the short term, Calfrac Well Services Ltd. president and chief executive officer Fernando Aguilar told analysts during the company’s fourth quarter and year-end conference call on Thursday.
March 2, 2018, 9:58 AM MST
A 101 per cent increase in fracturing jobs, combined with a major increase in fracturing intensity in North America, resulted in Calfrac Well Services Ltd. reporting positive earnings in the final quarter of 2017.
March 1, 2018, 9:33 AM MST
Whitecap Resources Inc. achieved record annual production of 57,450 boe/d in 2017 despite significant unexpected third-party facility downtime in the second quarter of 2017.
March 1, 2018, 6 AM MST
February 28, 2018, 4:15 AM MST
Control of three sand mines in Wisconsin, where the “Ottawa White” that supplies about 90 per cent of the Canadian frac sand market is located, is a key for Source Energy Services Ltd., which dominates the frac sand business in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin (WCSB).
February 27, 2018, 6 AM MST
Calgary-based STEP Energy Services Ltd. has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the issued and outstanding capital stock of American fracking company Tucker Energy Services Holdings, Inc. for total cash consideration of US$275 million, before closing adjustments.
February 23, 2018, 8:53 AM MST
Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) issued a directive which provides industry with greater flexibility around water use for multistage hydraulic fracturing projects.
February 23, 2018, 6 AM MST
February 23, 2018, 10:14 AM MST
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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