Technology transfer programs can fill the R&D need for small to midsize companies.


In this first episode of the DUG Technology podcast, we dive deep into the opportunities big data presents to shale players.


At KPMG’s annual Global Energy Conference, confidence in the global economy abound, but political uncertainty and Asia’s growing energy demand shapes the role of the U.S. energy on the world stage.

DUG Permian, frac sand, Hi-Crush, Black Mountain Sand, Atlas Sand, Permian

Frack sand suppliers are racing to fill growing sand needs and address logistical concerns in the Permian Basin.

GE, Noble Corp., digital drilling rig, drilling rig, oil and gas

A partnership to collaborate on a digital rig solution that enables data-driven operational efficiency by using data analytics could transform the way drillers operate.

DUG Permian, Midland Basin, Lance Robertson, Endeavor Energy Resources, completions, production, Permian

The company is seeing the benefits of optimized landing points and completion density.

Enhanced designs increase well productivities.

Check out the latest activity highlights from around the world. 

Innovations in completions and the region’s high oil content factor into favorable economics and output growth.

A new multicomponent resin offers operators an alternative method for well barrier creation and repair.

Study shows improvements might be needed in appraisal programs.

An approach seeks to develop a better understanding of completion designs in the natural fracture network of the Permian Basin’s Wolfcamp Formation.