Cost of Ownership

Deciding Whether to Buy or Lease Your ESP?  User Survey Shows Buying’s Big Advantage How Much Does Leasing Actually Cost You? In times of low or uncertain oil prices, it’s tempting to make equipment decisions under the assumption that “cash flow is king.” Leasing... Read More

Team ESP or Team Gas Lift?

Choosing between the two artificial lift systems is always a topic of interest within the industry. Especially, given our current low commodity price environment, where companies are looking for cost savings while balancing the need for production cash flow today and... Read More

Don’t Give Up A Dollar To Save A Dime 

While the worst appears to be behind us, the demand recovery for oil and refined petroleum products will likely remain slow and uneven. That has all of us continuing to scrutinize expenses and look for ways to operate with less. However, one place that you should... Read More

Don’t Pay for What You Don’t Need

We talk a lot about cost savings through functional efficiencies and new innovations. And for good reason; leveraging emerging technologies is your best bet in finding better, smarter ways to reduce your operational budget. Almost every operator’s first move when it... Read More

Are You Fully Aligned?

Alignment is a good thing. Think tires. Or, spines. It brings everything into focus, allowing for any and all moving parts to function with efficiency and purpose. Alignment is also good for organizations, particularly as it relates to goals and incentives. In the... Read More
Beat the Pricing Myth. Keep Score.

Beat the Pricing Myth. Keep Score.

Profitability at every point of production is on everyone’s mind, everyday. We get it. It’s simply good business to scrutinize operational expenditures to ensure that you’re not overspending on the equipment needed to produce your wells. As the industry focuses on... Read More

What’s Your Plan for Unplanned Outages?

In a time of necessary capital discipline, the last place you want to experience production loss is with an unplanned outage due to equipment failure. According to recent data shared by Rystad Energy, unplanned outages are on the rise, globally. Current projections... Read More
Seven Misconceptions about HOSS

Seven Misconceptions about HOSS

As HOSS has grown and evolved, our manufacturing and service capabilities have continued to expand. This has caused some confusion in the marketplace as pump customers see these changes and inquire about the future of HOSS and where we are positioned among horizontal... Read More
The Perils of ESP Equipment Leasing

The Perils of ESP Equipment Leasing

Many unconventional well producers have turned to leasing Electric Submersible Pumps (ESPs) to curtail upfront capital spending and have moved artificial lift spend into operating budgets.  The concept seems logical: ESP equipment spend can be deferred and timed with... Read More