There is no doubt that the practice of hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, has completely changed the oil and gas landscape in recent history. There is also no doubt that this is a highly technical process.
To shed some light on the practices and technology behind the rise of fracking, we spoke with Siemens Industry-Process Instrumentation. We covered horizontal drilling, process instrumentation, and the future of fracking.
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