DUG Permian Basin
April 3-5, 2017
Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Worth Convention Center
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D3 Survey and MappingLandmark Field ServicesTenarisStratas AdvisorsNetherland, Sewell & Associates (NSAI)Fairmount Santrol Proppant Solutions
WellDogPC Drilling and ServiceArchrockTGSBCCK Holding CompanyNGF ConstructionVarel InternationalFairmount Santrol Proppant SolutionsBCCK EngineeringKLX Energy ServicesSentry TechnologiesPackers PlusPeroxyChemPetro Waste EnvironmentalHolland ServicesD&L Oil ToolsVaquero MidstreamMagnum Oil ToolsShale SupportSimplified Rail LogisticsNG ResourcesSNC Lavalin (Valerus)Baker Hughes
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The Permian: Shale's Comeback Kid

Amid questions on how OPEC's promised cuts will affect markets and what 2017 has in store, one thing is certain – the Permian Basin is experiencing a resurgence of activity and the world is watching. While drilling growth is slow in other markets, the Permian Basin leads the way with almost 300 active drilling sites and higher profit margins. Which best practices are helping players in the world's #1 shale play lead a strong comeback?

DUG Permian Basin explores what's working for West Texas producers and more, as the industry's top experts and analysts join the region's most active producers and service and supply companies. Among 10+ hours of networking and a first-ever Water Forum, 20+ executive-level speakers will discuss the pulse of the market, forecasts and best practices looking ahead.

Join more than 1,500 industry professionals April 3-5 in Fort Worth to explore time-tested efficiency-focused strategies and technologies.

New for 2017 – the DUG Permian Basin Water Forum will deliver insights on best practices and new technologies used in the sourcing, treatment, transport and disposal of water in drilling and completion of shale wells.


California Releases A Plan To Cut Greenhouse-Gas Emissions
California released an ambitious plan to cut its output of heat-trapping greenhouse-gas emissions on Jan. 20, the same day that the newly minted Trump administration signaled it will undo federal carbon regulations.California's plan details how it will achieve its goal of cutting emissions 40% below 1990 levels by 2030, which state air regulators called the most ambitious target in North America.The plan includes an extension of the state's controversial carbon cap-and-trade program and calls for the state's oil refineries to cut their greenhouse-gas emissions by 20%.

NextDecade Signs To Develop Shoal Point LNG Export Facility
NextDecade LLC will potentially develop the multibillion-dollar LNG export facility at Shoal Point in Texas, having signed lease agreements with the State of Texas and the City of Texas City, Texas, according to a Jan. 17 press release.NextDecade signed for the site that is roughly 1,000 acres. Texas City owns almost 376 acres at Shoal Point, while the Texas General Land Office manages the adjoining 618 acres of state land.The Shoal Point site is just east of Texas City’s major petrochemical industrial complex and 40 miles southeast of Houston, with deepwater access and proximity to natural gas pipelines.