Oilfield Water Weekly

Photos from our large 2-day conference in Frisco last week are included in today’s newsletter for everyone to check out.

We are still waiting for speaker approval in a couple cases before we can share the slide deck from the show. If you attended the event, you can expect to receive the slide packet by the end of this week by email. Slides are only available to attendees.

Here is this week’s water news…

News Digest

Photos From The 2021 Oilfield Water Markets Conference Are In!

In mid-May in Frisco Texas, 350 professionals gathered face-to-face from all aspects of oilfield water management to discuss critical marketplace issues. As the first 100% in-person event back in this sector since the pandemic, the conference led the way forward in resetting the paused oilfield water conversation. Here are photos from the event...

Oilfield Water Markets Conference Proudly Partners With Graduate Students Pursuing Advanced Water Studies

If you attended the Oilfield Water Markets Conference in Frisco last week, you might have noticed some graduate students manning the registration desk, passing microphones around the room in Q&A, networking with attendees, and helping to make it a great event. Oilfield Water Connection is proud to partner with two leading universities in advanced produced water studies – University of Wyoming and University of Wisconsin Milwaukee – to provide networking and learning opportunities to some of their graduate students at our events. In this post, get to know the four graduate students you saw at the event and the exciting water research they are working on. These are the future leaders, innovators, and bright minds of our industry!

Investment Banker Takeaways From The Oilfield Water Markets 2021 Conference

Jim Wicklund, Managing Director Energy Investment Banking at Stephens Inc., moderated a great panel on ESG at the Oilfield Water Markets 2021 Conference last week. In his weekly newsletter, Things i Learned This (Last) Week, Jim led his latest edition with takeaways from the event. With Jim’s permission, we are sharing this excerpt from his newsletter with Oilfield Water Connection readers...

Recognizing The Conference's Platinum Sponsor: B3 Insight

B3 Insight was instrumental in bringing together the #producedwater industry for the first time in-person in 1.5 years as the Platinum Sponsor of last week's bold Oilfield Water Markets Conference. We can't thank them enough for the insights their team imparted to the industry last week!

Private equity firms battle over Texas water asset

A battle is mounting in Texas between two private-equity backed regulated water platforms which are independently seeking to acquire the same asset.

IOGCC’s Produced Water Ownership Survey 2020

The Interstate Oil & Gas Compact Commission conducted a survey of the member states and provinces in order to provide a summary on how individual states are legally and regulatorily addressing produced water.

Matador Resources Company Publishes Inaugural SASB-aligned ESG Metrics

Matador Resources published metrics aligned with standards developed by the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board.

Pioneer Natural Resources 2020 Sustainability Report

PXD just released their 2020 Sustainability Report

E&Ps Follow Through On 2020 Restraint Promises, Oilfield Services Struggle

Even before the coronavirus, E&Ps were promising to focus on living within their means, returning more cash to investors. Has the industry acted in that way? Will they continue to do so with oil prices so supportive?

Brent Tops $70 with Bullish Demand Outlook Spurring Rally

Brent oil topped $70 a barrel with optimism building about the demand outlook in key regions such as the U.S., and on signs that a glut built up last year has been whittled away.

North Dakota's Daily Oil Output Rose in March; Growth Expected to Continue

New data show that North Dakota’s oil production grew in March after a lackluster start to the year, and the state’s top oil regulator anticipates it will keep ticking up throughout the summer.

North Dakota Governor Sets Carbon-Neutral Goal by 2030

North Dakota, the nation’s second largest oil-producing state, will strive to become carbon-neutral by decade’s end, Gov. Doug Burgum said Wednesday.


CASPER, Wyo. — “We have to have water,” Edgerton Mayor Buck King said on Tuesday during the Casper City Council’s meeting. “We don’t have towns without water. You don’t have businesses without water.”

Exterran Corporation: Balance Sheet And Cash Flow Concerns Prevail Over The Long-Term Prospects

EXTN continues to diversify into the water midstream business and focus on international operations. The water solutions business can provide significant growth opportunities to the company.

Texas is "100% Open - It's Time To Get Back To Work!"

Due in large part to O&G, Texas has more job openings than the number of unemployment claims on file. Also, almost 20% of unemployment claims filed during the pandemic appear to be fraudulent. Texas is 100% open — it’s time to get back to work.

WATER TALENT POOL: Hydrozonix Hiring COO

Looking for a Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Awesome Turnout At Oilfield Water Markets Conference!

And we’re live! Awesome turn out!

Podcasting Live!

XRI enjoyed the #ESG conversation between Chris Harich and John Durand and Oil and Gas Global Network’s Elevate podcast hosts, Sean McCoy and Eric Johnson.

Great insight into the world of the E&P companies!

Oilfield Water Connection conference listening to Tyler Hussey Jessica Barton and a few others discuss.

Great day at Oilfield Water Connection's Conference in Frisco, Tx

Great day at Oilfield Water Connection's Conference in Frisco, Tx. Huge turnout in person!

Burn Your Calendar And Come!

If you weren't already scheduled to come by the Oilfield Water Markets Conference, attendees recommended you burn your calendar and make it happen!

Liberty Launches Advanced Fracture Diagnostic Service

Liberty Oilfield Services announced the introduction of FracSense™, a diagnostic service to help E&P customers acquire more accurate diagnostic well data to optimize hydraulic fracture completions and well spacing.

Of Interest Outside The US... World’s Oranges, Coffee at Risk as Brazil Runs Out of Water

Brazil, the world’s biggest exporter of coffee, sugar and orange juice, just had a rainy season that brought hardly any rain.

Interested in Offering Your Wastewater Treatment Solution in China?

Interested in Offering Your Wastewater Treatment Solution in China?


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