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  • Technology needs in North American shales require solutions

    Steve Jacobs

    As the oil and gas shale revolution continues to expand in North America, a significant number of technology-oriented events are taking place that merit investigation. Unconventional plays seem to evolve in complexity, with new technology needed to exploit the uniqueness of each unconventional field. To identify and address the important trends occurring with shale technology, World Oil and Decision Strategies jointly conducted a market survey among North American operators and technology providers. (The survey was developed by the ShaleTech work team, which has created a special World Oil supplement, and the ShaleTech conference, to be held in Houston, Aug. 28-30, 2013.)

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2013 Fracturing Technology

2013 Fracturing Technology