Trican Well Service Ltd. is an international pressure pumping company with operations on four continents and corporate headquarters in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Trican provides innovative, engineered and integrated solutions to its customers involved in the exploration and development of oil and... More
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- Precision Drilling (PDS +5.3%) is upgraded to Overweight from Underweight at Morgan Stanley, which believes the oilfield services company may double its Canadian land-drilling business over several years, benefiting from its exposure to the liquefied natural gas market which should see meaningful secular growth.
- The firm says Canadian service providers Calfrac Well Services (CFWFF) and Trican Well Services (TOLWF) also could see growth for pressure pumpers.
Aug. 13, 2012, 5:31 PMOil and gas companies are racing to find a substitute for India’s guar bean, which produces a gel in fracking fluid that delivers proppant to hold open cracks in shale rock when it is fracked. Guar prices have eased a bit, but any substitute is still a big prize for oil services companies as they try to stabilize costs. HAL, BHI, NBR, ASH and TOLWF.PK are among firms with high hopes for their faux guar. | Aug. 13, 2012, 5:31 PM | 2 Comments