SPE Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference and Exhibition 24 - 26 Jan 2017 The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center The Woodlands, Texas

The SPE Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference showcased existing and new hydraulic fracturing technologies, using experiences from fracture-stimulated wells and application of global learnings.

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What Happened at the Conference


 The conference kicked off with a keynote presentation on "The Moral Case for Hydraulic Fracturing." Alex Epstein used the rise of the North American shale sector to highlight how, despite making possible the many advantages of living in the modern age, the wider oil and gas industry is losing the public relations battle. Read more on JPT.


Author Highlight

“We developed a novel high-density perforating and diversion strategy that has resulted in a dramatic and repeatable increase in both the number of perforation clusters and cluster efficiency. Completion engineers can leverage the techniques to create a step change in propped surface area.”
- Paul Weddle, Liberty Resources

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Hydraulic Fracturing Trends You Should Know About

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