John Xie

Cygnet–Twining, AB
In the Duvernay East Shale Basin oil play, type curves have shifted upwards as operators optimize completion techniques to improve rates.
Digest Spark
February 7, 2018
Western Canada
Frac sand (proppant) and water are two key inputs for resource play developments. Canadian Discovery Ltd.’s five-year Western Canada Frac Sand Forecast 2017–2021 outlines the expected...
Digest Spark
January 10, 2018
Managing Oilfield Waste
Drilling, completion and production operations generate a variety of wastes including produced fluids, produced sand and contaminated soil. This article provides an overview of the handling...
Technology Update
October 19, 2017
Renaissance of an Old Field Through Horizontal Drilling
The Glauconitic Hoadley Barrier Gas play has produced gas and liquids for decades and continues to do so as improvements to drilling and completions technologies allow more rock to be...
Exploration Review
October 22, 2015
Sinclair/Daly, MB
Tundra Oil & Gas leads the charge as operators shift to horizontal multi-stage completions in the Lodgepole, doubling field production.
Digest Spark
July 8, 2015
Inga/Fireweed, BC
Artek’s efforts to optimize its Doig completions program have resulted in a step change improvement in 2014 condensate production.
Digest Spark
February 18, 2015