US oilfield activity soars despite frac sand delays
Published: Monday, 23 April 2018
Halliburton and Schlumberger shrug off frac sand logistics snarls and report strong first-quarter activity, pushing prices for barytes up with increasing demand.
The onshore North American oil and gas
sector is experiencing increased activity while major oilfield
services providers report big increases in revenues for the
first quarter, despite industry-wide logistics disruptions.
The increase in fracking activity in the
US is driving rising domestic demand for frac sand.
Oilfield activity globally...