Tagged Halliburton

Halliburton CEO Dave Lesar Out, President Jeff Miller Promoted

There’s a shakeup at the top of the world’s second largest oilfield services company, Halliburton. Dave Lesar has been Halliburton’s chairman and CEO since 2000 when he replaced Dick Cheney (when Cheney was nominated to become Vice President of the United States). Lesar is retiring effective next week and being replaced by the company’s current…

Utica shale industry needs workers

In the next 18 months, workforce demand will skyrocket with companies like Ascent, Halliburton, Marathon Petroleum and Momentum hiring workers. The post Utica shale industry needs workers appeared first on Shale Gas Reporter. Continue Reading: Shale Gas Reporter

Halliburton adds 2,000 U.S. oil-field jobs

The additional jobs and increased activity are part of Halliburton’s overall effort to build a better position for the future. The post Halliburton adds 2,000 U.S. oil-field jobs appeared first on Shale Gas Reporter. Continue Reading: Shale Gas Reporter

Schlumberger Throws Weatherford a Lifeline, Challenges Halliburton

Schlumberger is the world’s largest oilfield services (OFS) company. Weatherford International is the world’s fourth largest OFS company. They both have operations in the Marcellus/Utica region. We’ve posted a number of stories about Weatherford’s financial troubles–and seemingly inevitable march toward bankruptcy (see our stories here). However, Weatherford may have just gotten a reprieve from its…

Halliburton Rehires 2K, Says “Animal Spirits are Back” in US Land

In a “hasty” and “rare” operations call last Friday, Halliburton, the world’s second largest oilfield services (OFS) company, offered up some interesting comments. The call was apparently an attempt to blunt the coming news that the company will likely miss analyst’s expectations for profit/loss and dividends, due to rising costs and weak demand in international…

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