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Hydraulic fracturing


Angus Energy: Lidsey-X2 operational update

Angus Energy plc. has announced that the BDF drilling rig 28 has arrived on location at the Lidsey Oil Field and is in the process of rigging up prior to rig acceptance. Ancillary equipment and casing is already on site and equipment inspections continue.


Shale producers drop rigs and add hedges

Despite a slowdown in the number of rigs being added in the shale basins, output targets will be met or exceeded as producers are adding to their hedged positions, according to ESAI Energy’s recently released North America Watch.

Unimin announces development of West Texas sand plant

The new facility will be capable of producing up to 5 million t of regional sand per year and will serve as another channel by which the company will service the evolving dynamics of the oil and gas industry.

 

More Hydraulic fracturing news

Halliburton CT sleeve opens 32 months after installation

In the market of drilled and uncompleted (DUC) wells, there have been concerns about using frac sleeves in the completion design, then having them reliably open one, two, and almost three years later with repeatable success.

Anadarko Announces Sale Of Eagleford Shale Assets

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has announced that it has agreed to sell its Eagleford Shale assets in South Texas for US$2.3 billion to Sanchez Energy Corporation and Blackstone Group LP.