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- January 12 2012 - Completion
By eliminating tripping for installing and removing plugs, and perforating, companies can cut the time for hydraulic fracturing dramatically.
- January 3 2012 - Field Development
Thanks to new drilling techniques, record U.S. natural gas production has led to a series of competitive export proposals all hoping to sell liquefied natural gas (LNG) to higher paying, thirsty markets in Asia and Europe.
- December 22 2011 - Downhole
Three wells were directionally drilled with coiled tubing in the Kansas Niobrara Formation and two horizontal wells are planned for early in 2012.
- December 19 2011 - Field Development
Survey respondents were aware of the jobs created by shale gas development and favored job creation over environmental risks.
- December 9 2011 - Field Development
If China’s shale gas booms, the repercussions will be felt in the U.S., South Korea, Australia, Venezuela and Iran.
- December 2 2011 - Field Development
The successful search for shale resources has remade the energy markets of the U.S. and Canada--now it’s remaking Mexico's as well.
- October 3 2011 - Drilling
The high cost of imported natural gas and increased demand have opened the door for shale-gas development in Argentina.
- September 29 2011 - Field Development
After years of having to purchase Russian natural gas, Poland is expecting to be self-sufficient in gas production by 2035.
- September 15 2011 - Drilling
Onshore companies are focusing efforts on shale formations in the central Mackenzie Valley.