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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
Cheap Thrust Chambers and Their Impact on Reliability

Cheap Thrust Chambers and Their Impact on Reliability

In a previous blog post, I wrote about the sad state of the horizontal pump industry and how HOSS is working to change the status quo. I also referenced what I refer to as the “race to the bottom” by our competitors. Many pump providers have focused on reducing cost,... Read More