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2014-06-19 23:08:39

Fishing can be segmented by Services, Equipment, Geographies, Applications and Companies. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/fishing-reports-3461704205.html (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 An increase in dependency of energy needs on liquid petroleum, such as diesel, gasoline, and kerosene, is continuing its trend forcing a growth in oil supply. Thus, the demand for oil and other energy sources is growing dramatically despite the fact that prices to purchase energy are increasing, and...

2014-06-19 12:23:26

Not only is hydraulic fracturing leading to depletion in water levels, but U.S. scientists and environmentalists are worried whether the contaminated drilling fluid could prove threatening to water as a resource and human health. DURHAM, N.C., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Texas, Colorado and Pennsylvania are probably places where 'fracking' is rampant. It is a well-known fact that agriculture consumes most of the water in western states. Fracking is the new 'straw that broke...

2014-06-17 23:07:56

With pending arrival of its next-generation wireline tools, company will focus on treatment sales and strategic relationships Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Propell Technologies (OTCQB:PROP), the exclusive US licensee of a plasma pulse well treatment for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) today announced it will exhibit its well stimulation treatment at the Global Hunter Securities 100 Energy Conference on June 24th-25th in Chicago, Il. 100 selectively chosen energy companies will be...

2014-06-17 08:21:57

HOUSTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) today announced that one of its subsidiaries has completed the previously announced acquisition of the East Texas-based pressure pumping operations of a privately held company. The acquisition included 31,500 horsepower of hydraulic fracturing equipment and provides Patterson-UTI with a new base of operations and employees to efficiently support drilling programs in East Texas and Louisiana....

2014-06-15 08:20:30

HONG KONG, June 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anton Oilfield Services Group ("Antonoil" or the "Group", HKEx stock code: 3337), the leading independent oilfield services provider in China, is pleased to announce that as at June 13, the Group's production line for ceramic proppants, a critical fracturing material, has been operating smoothly for two months, a testament of the stability and reliability of this production line's operation and the quality of its product. Antonoil started to...

2014-06-13 20:20:28

DUBLIN, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/klcm9w/the_shale_boom_in) has announced the addition of the "The Shale Boom in the North American Oil and Gas Industry" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/klcm9w/the_shale_boom_in ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This study on the US shale oil and gas industry identifies short-term opportunities in...

2014-06-12 23:06:51

Milestone Expected to Result in Larger Addressable Market, Easier Operation and Greater Compatibility with US Wireline Configurations. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Propell Technologies (OTCQB:PROP), the exclusive US licensee of a plasma pulse well treatment for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) today confirmed a June delivery of its next generation, downhole well stimulation tool. Upon delivery, the company expects to be able to treat the estimated 1 million US vertical and directional...

2014-06-12 12:22:29

DALLAS, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Wireline Services Market by Type (Logging, Well Intervention, Completion) & Geography (Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa, North America, South America) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the Wireline Services Market with an analysis and forecast of the global revenue. Browse 71 market data tables with 27 figures spread through 160 pages and in-depth TOC on"Wireline Services Market -...

2014-06-12 08:22:20

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) ("Basic") today reported selected operating data for the month of May 2014. Basic's well servicing rig count remained unchanged at 421. Well servicing rig hours for the month were 71,300 producing a rig utilization rate of 70%, compared to 70% and 68% in April 2014 and May 2013, respectively. During the month, Basic's fluid service truck count increased by three to 1,017. Fluid service truck...

2014-06-06 08:21:34

HOUSTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) today announced that one of its subsidiaries has entered into an agreement to acquire the East Texas-based pressure pumping operations of a privately held company. The acquisition includes 31,500 horsepower of hydraulic fracturing equipment and provides Patterson-UTI with a new base of operations and employees to efficiently support drilling programs in East Texas and Louisiana. The pending transaction...


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