Posts Tagged ‘chesapeake’

TWMA treats drill cuttings for Chesapeake in the Eagle Ford

by on October 11, 2012 12:33 pm BST
TWMA treats drill cuttings for Chesapeake in the Eagle FordHOUSTON — TWMA, an integrated drilling waste management solutions provider, has helped prevent thousands of barrels of drill cuttings and associated fluids from being transported to landfills.TWMA was contracted by Chesapeake Energy to provide the operator with a cost effective

USGS: Utica Shale holds 38 Tcf

by on October 4, 2012 11:17 pm BST
The formation - underlying the prolific Marcellus Shale throughout parts of Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland and New York - also holds an average of 940 million barrels of oil and about 9 million barrels of natural gas liquids, USGS said in its first assessment of the play. It is located in the

Chesapeake testing green frac fluids

by on October 2, 2012 6:37 pm BST
Chesapeake plans to develop a 100% green mixture of fluids used to fracture gas and oil formations underground, Jody Jones, the company’s manager of environmental and regulatory affairs, said on Tuesday during a gathering of energy-industry executives in Columbus, Ohio, Bloomberg reported.Current frac fluid formulations often include hazardous

Chesapeake loses Texas appeal

by on September 13, 2012 3:55 am BST
Wednesday's decision by a panel of the 5th US Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans upheld a September 2011 lower court ruling in favor of privately held Peak Energy, Reuters reported.Chesapeake has faced lawsuits in several US states, including more than 100 in Michigan alone, accusing it of breaching contracts