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Natural Gas is Natural

July 31, 2020
natural gas is natural

Natural gas occurs naturally in many more places than you think. Liberty’s VP of Engineering, Leen Weijers (also known as Doc Ouigee) explores wetlands and ponds near his Colorado home to find natural gas and explains why hyped videos of water faucets catching fire are not associated with hydraulic fracturing activity.

Efficiency during 2020’s downturn: Strategies for reducing the delivery cost to place a pound of proppant downhole

July 14, 2020

From the July 2020 edition of NAPE Magazine: THE SHALE INDUSTRY CHANGED BEYOND RECOGNITION OVER THE LAST DECADE, and it is once again in rapid transition. While we are unsure about the nature of innovations to make U.S. shale ever more competitive, we are certain that the current downturn will drive a further reduction in…

Chris Wright featured in June Issue of Oil & Gas Investor

June 20, 2020

Liberty CEO, Chris Wright shares his take on the current market conditions and his optimism for the future – in large part driven by his pride in the strength of the Liberty team. Liberty’s success has derived from the company being “the preferred provider for our customers,” Wright said. “In the past two years, we…

Entrepreneur Chris Wright Asks: Who Do You Want To Be In A Foxhole With?

February 10, 2020

Entrepreneur and Liberty CEO, Chris Wright, talks about “who he wants to be in a foxhole with” in this Our American Stories podcast. Chris discusses the energy industry, criminal justice, ACE Scholarships, and so much more. Click below to hear about Chris Wright’s core values on people, management, and leadership strategies.  

The Next Generation of Fracturing Fleets, A Liberty ESG Evaluation

January 17, 2020

We are excited to release a new whitepaper from Roy Aune, Chris Wright, and Madison Hollaway that analyzes a parallel shift towards natural gas’ growing role in powering hydraulic fracturing fleets. In the electric power sector, the rise of natural gas has been displacing coal. In the frac fleet world, natural gas is displacing diesel…

Dr. Leen Weijers Presented on Frac Trends in Liquid-Rich Basins at the December SPE Denver Luncheon

December 19, 2019

Dr. Leen Weijers, Liberty’s VP of Engineering presented to the Denver SPE section on Frac Trends in Liquid-Rich Basins during their December 2019 luncheon. The talk focuses on further $/BOE minimization and efficiency gains. Click here to view presentation

Liberty CEO, Chris Wright recipient of the inaugural Denver Business Journal Who’s Who in Energy Trailblazer Award

November 21, 2019

We are excited to share that Liberty CEO, Chris Wright has been named the recipient of the inaugural Denver Business Journal Who’s Who in Energy Trailblazer Award! Thank you, Chris, for your continued leadership and fierce advocacy for the oil and gas industry – and for humanity. At Liberty, we are all proud to be a part…

Why I Love Oil and Gas – Modern Medicine

August 2, 2019

Liberty’s Marcom Manager, Audrey Barrios, talks about the marvels of modern medicine while explaining her personal reason on why she loves oil and gas.

Why I Love Oil & Gas (Leen – MS150)

July 11, 2019

Liberty’s VP of Engineering, Leen Weijers explains how oil and gas make it possible for all of us to feel like professional cyclists and why we’re getting stronger and faster. Leen also talks about why Liberty supports the MS150 and how you can help!

Why I Love Fossil Fuels (Leen)

July 11, 2019

Leen explains how technology and medical advances unlocked by abundant fossil fuels have reduced child mortality.