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
Canada Energy Partners Inc.'s has received a decision from the B.C. Oil & Gas Commission (OGC) that will allow resumption of water disposal if certain conditions are met.
December 6, 2017, 7:21 AM MST
Royal Dutch Shell plc is speeding up development of its shale plays in the Duvernay formation in Canada and the Permian Basin in Texas, investors heard on Tuesday.
November 29, 2017, 6 AM MST
Eagle Energy Inc. announced initial production test results from its first North Texas horizontal well, which is producing 527 boe/d (402 bbls/d of oil) and is exceeding Eagle's forecast presently built into its 2017 full year average production guidance.
November 28, 2017, 10:05 AM MST
Next year, Seven Generations Energy Ltd. will run what it calls a “tech pad” in which the company applies microseismic, microdeformation, fibre optics and pressure gauges to three lateral wells.
November 21, 2017, 4:46 AM MST
Devon Energy Corporation brought online a high-rate Lower Meramec oil well offsetting its Coyote development in the over-pressured oil window of the STACK play.
November 16, 2017, 11:14 AM MST
NCS Multistage Holdings, Inc. reported strong revenues and earnings in the third quarter of 2017, but expects a lull in Canadian activity in the final quarter of the year as operators exhaust their 2017 budgets.
November 14, 2017, 10:56 AM MST
Altura Energy Inc.’s third quarter volumes averaged 1,088 boe/d, almost double production of 574 boe/d during the same period last year.
November 10, 2017, 10:24 AM MST
Encana Corporation reported higher cash flow despite lower production and earnings in the third quarter.
November 8, 2017, 11:34 AM MST
Delphi Energy Corp.’s technology and cost-cutting story starts around 2012-13, when the company began accumulating land and drilling its first Montney wells near Fox Creek in an area called Bigstone.
November 7, 2017, 6 AM MST
There is no single, universal completion system that works everywhere and for everyone, and a wide range of reservoir quality, pressure and fluid compositions in unconventional resources means companies must continuously evolve and improve their completion strategies to meet the needs of each circumstance.
November 6, 2017, 6 AM MST
Murphy Oil Corporation continues to ramp-up activity at its Tupper Montney play in northeastern British Columbia and production from the play is set to increase once recently completed wells come online.
November 3, 2017, 6 AM MDT
What a difference a year makes.
November 2, 2017, 10:02 AM MDT
For the period of Oct. 1 to Oct. 21, Blackbird Energy Inc. produced estimated average sales volumes of approximately 1,808 boe per day (52 per cent liquids), a new corporate production record and a 108 per cent increase from third quarter average production of 868 boe per day (49 per cent liquids).
November 1, 2017, 6:53 AM MDT
The pressure pumping business in North America faces two to three years of good times, according to the chief executive officer of Calfrac Well Services Ltd., which released strong third quarter results on Thursday.
October 27, 2017, 6 AM MDT
Continuing with a trend established earlier this year, in its first and second quarters, Calfrac Well Services Ltd. announced a boost in capital spending Thursday, as it released its third quarter results, with signs that the pressure pumping business has recovered from a two to three year downturn.
October 26, 2017, 7:59 AM MDT
Completion operations on Delphi Energy Corp.’s ninth, 10th and 11th wells of the 2017 program have concluded, with two of the wells now on production and the third well expected to be on production in late November.
October 26, 2017, 6 AM MDT