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President’s Message


June 26th, 2017 | HXR Drilling Services

Can a company provide TOO MANY services?

Would you like fries with that?

That’s the punchline to an old joke from the 80’s about geologists, but recently I’ve come to the conclusion it works just as well when talking about marketing and branding issues, so unless my boss, Nicole, overrides me, that is the subject of this quarters’ ERD Magazine President’s Message. Hey, I was told I have to come up with something actually interesting this time, with some actual insight into our outfit, but this is the best I can do, okay?

Client Specific ERD Training Courses


June 26th, 2017 | HXR Drilling Services

2 & 3-Day Horizontal, Complex/ERD & Geomechanics Training Courses … Sign Up Today!

HXR offers Client Specific 2 and 3-Day Horizontal, Complex and ERD Well Drilling and Completion Training Courses, including the integration of Geomechanics Fundamentals.

What You Will Learn:
How to effectively design, plan and implement the drilling of Directional, Horizontal, Complex and ERD wells through a multi-disciplinary approach including the latest drilling and completion technologies and techniques as well as incorporating the latest Geomechanics techniques to help avoid costly well problem surprises. (more…)

HXR’s Project Management Division is Excited to Announce our New Service Offering!


June 26th, 2017 | HXR Drilling Services

(IRIS) Integrated Re-Injection Solutions

HXR is your turnkey solution to safe and reliable true zero discharge technologies.

HXR is proud to offer the following services:

  • Project Management, Engineering & Design
  • Planning, Permitting & Delivery
  • Field Operations Support & Monitoring


OTC & AOGA 2017 Conferences

OTC 2017 HXR Team
From Left to Right:
Ekene Okoye, Mike Whitlatch, Julie Kowan, Nicole Lee, Joseph Longo & Scott Marsteller

June 26th, 2017 | HXR Drilling Services

Recaps on the Recent Oil and Gas Industry Conferences

May 1-4, 2017 Offshore Technology Conference – Houston, TX NRG Arena

May was a busy month for HXR! In the beginning of May, HXR exhibited at the 2017 Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, TX. Originally founded in 1969, OTC has become the largest event in the world for the oil and gas industry featuring more than 2,400 exhibitors and attendees representing 43 countries. In being the largest oil and gas event, it’s a place where offshore energy industry experts and leaders gather from across the world to meet and exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for offshore resources and environmental matters. (more…)

Meet the Team

November 14th, 2016 | Chris Speziale

Spotlight on HXR’s Geomechanics Team

We at HXR have been staying busy during the current slowdown in drilling activity by continuing to build up our Geomechanics Team, composed of pre-drill and real-time pore pressure, fracture gradient and wellbore stability experts. We have 10 Geomechanics Consultants and 3 Senior Technical Advisors, and we partner with specialized companies, on an as-needed basis to solve unique reservoir problems for our customers. Combined, our team has nearly 200 years of industry experience in various areas around the globe, including the Gulf of Mexico, West Africa, the North Sea and the Middle East.