April 27, 2016

Packers Plus completes 50-stage wells using advanced frack system

BY Patrick C. Miller Found In:Exploration & ProductionCalgary-based Packers Plus Energy Services Inc. this week said it successfully completed multiple wells in North Dakota’s Bakken formation using its advanced high-frack intensity systems. READ MORE

April 27, 2016

Bakken production for Hess remains steady in Q1

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Exploration & ProductionHess Corp. produced roughly 111,000 barrels of oil per day from its North Dakota Bakken assets in the first three months of 2016. The production total is 3,000 bpd more than the year-ago quarter. READ MORE

April 27, 2016

Senate passes energy bill with pipeline, LNG export provisions

BY Patrick C. Miller Found In:Exploration & Production, Infrastructure & ConstructionThe Energy Policy Modernization Act passed by the U.S. Senate contains provisions aimed at speeding up the approval of LNG exports and creates timelines for federal agencies to approve new pipelines. READ MORE

April 27, 2016

Xtreme sells coiled tubing assets to Schlumberger

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Products & TechnologyFor $162 million, Xtreme Drilling and Coiled Services has sold its coiled tubing assets to Schlumberger. Xtreme will retain its drilling rig fleet which includes three rigs located in North Dakota and one active rig in the state. READ MORE

April 27, 2016

Study: Oil supply shortfall by 2035 if no exploration improvement

BY Wood Mackenzie Found In:Exploration & ProductionA new study by Wood Mackenzie warns the global oil market could face a supply shortfall of 4.5 million b/d by 2035, if exploration success doesn't improve. READ MORE


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