DUG Permian Basin
May 23-25, 2016
Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Worth Convention Center
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Netherland, Sewell & Associates (NSAI)TenarisStratas AdvisorsLandmark Field ServicesD3 Survey and Mapping
SNC Lavalin (Valerus)BCCK EngineeringNGF ConstructionVarel InternationalPetro Waste EnvironmentalArchrockBCCK Holding CompanyKLX Energy ServicesTGSPeroxyChemNG ResourcesShale SupportPC Drilling and ServiceBaker HughesVaquero MidstreamPackers PlusD&L Oil ToolsMagnum Oil ToolsHolland ServicesSentry Technologies
Operator Sponsors
Agave Energy Co.Vaquero Midstream
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Room to Work
Millions of acres of potential

Stacked deep with layers of resource-rich rock, even today the nation's top oil province still has room for growth. Despite sharp declines in WTI, major producers are doubling down on West Texas' proven resources. But it takes more than good rocks to be successful today – it takes efficiency. From the wellhead to the corporate office, companies are finding innovative ways to save time and money. Find out how the region's top producers continue to defy the world's expectations by improving EURs and lowering breakevens.

This May, 2,000+ industry professionals, 35 executive-level speakers and 170+ exhibitors are converging in Fort Worth to explore efficiency-focused strategies and technologies. Will you be there?

Plays covered: Wolfcamp, Spraberry, Bone Spring, Leonard, Avalon, and Yeso

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Pre-Conference Midstream Program
Monday, May 23 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Permian producers enjoy the benefits of well-connected midstream infrastructure. But in the last seven years, upstream growth has consistently outpaced midstream capacity. As production slows in the midst of the downturn, find out how West Texas' midstream operators are completing a record buildout of new pipeline capacity. Register to attend this targeted pre-conference program to hear from the region's most-active midstream players! Learn more>>

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Free Exhibit Hall Access for Operators

Hart Energy invites employees at E&P companies, pipeline operators, refineries and utility companies to enter the DUG Permian Basin exhibit hall at no cost. Plus, you have the option to upgrade to a full conference pass to attend the 15+ conference sessions.

To submit your qualifying application and register, click here.


Another Victim: Midstates Petroleum Files For Bankruptcy
Midstates Petroleum Co. Inc. said May 1 it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.The company joins dozens of U.S. oil and gas producers that have filed for bankruptcy since the start of 2015. After years of using junk bonds to fuel a frenzy of shale drilling, energy prices began to decline in late 2014 and left many E&Ps unable to service their obligations.Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: UPL) also filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on April 29.

Ritchie's Oilfield Equipment Auction In Alberta Sets New Records
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers sold more than C$240 million (US$191.53 million) of equipment at its biggest ever Canadian auction over the weekend, as Alberta's struggling oil sector continues to downsize amid a persisting crude price slump.The world's largest industrial equipment auctioneer said on May 2 it set new company records for the number of sellers and registered bidders at its five-day Edmonton, Alberta, auction.Last year, Ritchie Bros. had its best-ever year as plunging global crude prices forced struggling oilfield service companies to sell off equipment, which was picked up by other sectors including agriculture, transportation and forestry.