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Chris Wright: “If Not For Fossil Fuels, I Wouldn’t Have Celebrated My 14th Birthday”

September 15, 2020

In this Our American Stories episode, Liberty CEO, Chris Wright, discusses how energy’s impact on his life goes way beyond his work. http://www.ouramericannetwork.org/story?title=If-Not-For-Fossil-Fuels-I-Wouldn-t-Have-Celebrated-My-14th-Birthday  

Liberty partners with Samsara to help increase the safety, efficiency, and sustainability of our operations

August 18, 2020

Liberty has implemented the Samsara system across our fleets, improving accuracy of data, improving driver communications, and achieving big safety goals across our operations. To learn more about how Liberty has leveraged Samsara technology read the full case study or download the report below. Samsara Case Study  

Leen Weijers Named as a 2020-2021 Distinguished Lecturer by Society of Petroleum Engineers

August 7, 2020

Liberty’s Vice President of Engineering, Leen Weijers has been named to the roster of Distinguished Lecturers by the Society of Petroleum Engineers. Nominated by his peers, Leen joins a roster of 31 other experts for the 2020-2021 program. Established in 1961, this respected program now sends Distinguished Lecturers all over the world and features speakers…

Natural Gas is Natural

July 31, 2020
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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…

2019 Annual Report: Better. Faster. Cleaner.

March 21, 2020

Liberty has released their 2019 Annual Report: Better, Faster, Cleaner.

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. http://www.ouramericannetwork.org/story?title=Entrepreneur-Chris-Wright-Asks-Who-Do-You-Want-To-Be-In-A-Foxhole-With  

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