Octane is Growing & We Need YOU!

August 30, 2018

Octane is growing and we're looking for energy professionals wanting to be a part of a #peopledriven team. We're looking to hire 1 Staff Assistant position and 2 Field Supervisors.

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5 Years and 5 Big Lessons

May 12, 2018

As Octane Energy turns 5 years old this month, I’m sitting down to consider some hard-won lessons from our time in the oilfield service space in the Permian Basin. I’m sure you’ve all heard that the Permian is the largest oil producing basin in the US and is projected to soon be the largest producing region in the world.

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Toward Allowing Exports

January 17, 2018

Octane Energy CEO Jared Blong, serving on behalf of the International Association of Drilling Contractors, testified June 26 before Congress on the issue of lifting the U.S. ban on exporting oil

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Cultivating Leadership

January 17, 2018

There is such a thing as a culture of leadership, and in the Basin that culture is alive and thriving and seeking to extend its reach.

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USHR15 Committe on Small Business

January 17, 2018

Jared Blong, CEO of Octane Energy speaks at Committee on Small business June 26, 2014

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Octane Energy bridges the boardroom and the field, president and CEO says

January 17, 2018

Blong’s firm connects operators big and small with service companies and oversees all aspects of the operation in hands-on fashion.

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Drill Indie

January 17, 2018

Independent drilling contractors are here to stay.

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The Rise of the Drilling Contractor

January 15, 2018

Independent drilling contractors fuel a significant part of the Permian Basin’s production renaissance.

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Midland businessman testifies in support of exporting US crude

January 15, 2018

Permian Basin oil and gas executives have joined in the debate over whether to lift the nation’s 40-year ban on exporting domestic crude.

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Straight Up Horizontal

January 15, 2018

The move to laterals has the Permian Basin turning the bit in earnest, but not every driller is finished with the traditional vertical well.

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When Black Gold Turns to Green

January 15, 2018

The Permian Basin is gradually becoming a hatchery and laboratory for some forward-thinking green initiatives.

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