DUG East
June 21-23, 2016
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
David L. Lawrence Conv. Ctr.
Register Featured Sponsors
Netherland, Sewell & Associates (NSAI)Stratas AdvisorsPipeliners Local Union 798Croft Production SystemsThru Tubing SolutionsCONSOL EnergyTetra
Panther Drilling SystemsHolland ServicesVisiQuateArchrockNavPortWright & Co.Map Oil ToolsDanosTerrastarHuntley & HuntleyPrecision GeophysicalChoice Energy ServicesCitiH2O MidstreamColumbia MidstreamRice EnergyBurns & McDonnell EPCSchrammHenkels and McCoyBeaver ExcavatingKLX Energy ServicesMammoth Energy PartnersWIKATrinity SlingMicroSeismicTaylor FracIUOE (International Union of Operating Engineers)IMERYSStingray Energy Services Sentry TechnologiesBaker Hughes
Operator Sponsors
CONSOL EnergyRange Resources - OperatorHuntley & HuntleyColumbia Midstream
Hosted By
Oil and Gas InvestorE&PMidstream BusinessUnconventional Oil & Gas Center

Marcellus and Utica Producers Gather to Discuss the Latest Efficiency-Focused Technologies & Strategies

This June, hundreds of oil and gas professionals, over two dozen executive-level speakers and top exhibitors converged in Pittsburgh to spend two days exploring the latest efficiency-focused technologies and strategies saving Appalachian producers valuable time and money. The event’s world-class speaker lineup featured leaders from the most-active producers in the region, including CONSOL Energy, Range Resources, Rice Energy, Eclipse Resources and others. A few key takeaways from the conference sessions were:

  • There are gains to be made in how efficiently the industry operates with the resources at hand. One of the biggest opportunities for operators could be their ability to narrow the gap between the best wells and the worst wells. We are in the early innings of improving capital efficiency.
  • If companies do things the right way and take a long view, they will be the lowest-cost—and most capital efficient—producers.
  • The industry has transitioned from speed to efficiency. During the high-price era, companies worked as fast as possible to acquire new acreage, drill wells and bring production online. In the current market, the focus is on efficiency and lowering costs.

Charlie Cook, editor and publisher of the Cook Political Report, and columnist for the National Journal delivered a special Presidential Election address, sharing a political insider’s look at how the 2016 race for the Whitehouse is shaping up. This year, Hart Energy also launched the all-new Technology Showcase on the exhibition floor. Top technology providers presented the latest solutions with case studies and live demonstrations.

The conference may be over, but the conversation isn’t! Find out what other attendees and exhibitors are saying on Storify. We would love to hear about your experience too.

Be sure to save the date for DUG East 2017, scheduled to return to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, June 20-22, 2017.

News

Iran Sets Terms For Cooperating With OPEC
Iran will help other oil producers stabilize the world market so long as fellow OPEC members recognize its right to regain lost market share, the country’s oil minister said Aug. 26 in remarks made ahead of next month’s meeting of the oil exporters group.

Oil Prices Fall As Saudi Arabia Dampens Output Freeze Prospects
Brent crude oil futures were down 32 cents at $49.35 per barrel by 1144 GMT, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude was down 22 cents at $47.11 a barrel.