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Chris Wright Bloomberg Markets Interview

November 11, 2020

Liberty CEO, Chris Wright, was interviewed on Bloomberg Markets to discuss oil demand and prices.  

Reuters: “Can Liberty Oil Maverick’s Corporate Culture Survive the U.S. Shale Bust?”

October 29, 2020

“Can Liberty Oil maverick’s corporate culture survive the shale bust? Liberty and rival fracking firms have been hit hard. U.S. shale oil companies have cut budgets up to 30%, halting most new drilling and pushing several oilfield firms out of the business….Wright combines tech savvy and a wildcatter’s passion for the oil business, said employees…

Denver Business Journal: “Liberty Oilfield Beats Earnings Expectations as Fracking Business Shows Glimmers of Life”

October 28, 2020

Denver Business Journal reports on Liberty’s Q3 earnings. “Wright combines tech savvy and a wildcatter’s passion for the oil business, said employees and executives familiar with the company. His downtown Denver headquarters echoes tech startups with industry get-togethers, ping pong tables and craft beer on tap, unlike the sprawling corporate campuses at larger rivals Schlumberger…

Chris Wright Barron’s Interview – ‘Fracking’ Used to Be the Future of Oil Drilling. This Company is Betting it’s Not Dead Yet.

September 28, 2020

Barron’s Avi Salzman interviewed Liberty CEO, Chris Wright, to discuss the future of the industry and Liberty. “The rise of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is one of the most important technological breakthroughs of the past decade, turning the United States into the leading producer of oil in the world. But in the past year or…

Chris Wright on the Power Hungry Podcast

September 22, 2020

Chris Wright is the CEO and chairman of Liberty Oilfield Services, a Denver-based company that provides hydraulic fracturing services to drillers. In this episode, Wright talks with Robert about his pioneering work on micro-seismic technology during the earliest days of the shale revolution, Liberty’s recent acquisition of some of Schlumberger’s assets and how that acquisition will make…

Energy 360 Ron Gusek Interview

September 21, 2020

Liberty’s President, Ron Gusek, sat down with Oil & Gas 360 to discuss technology, ESG and the current business deal with Schlumberger. Check out the full interview below! Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Liberty Frac – on a roll to ESG and beyond

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.  

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
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.