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DynaEnergetics Participating in 2018 Denver SPE Golf Tournament
DynaEnergetics is excited to participate as a Gold Sponsor of the 2018 Denver SPE Golf Tournament taking place August 2, 2018 at 1:00 PM to Friday, August 3, 2018 at 7:00 PM in Castle Pines, CO.
All proceeds benefit the Denver SPE Scholarship Fund, with over $20,000 donated in the past year.
About Denver SPE
Established in 1955, the Denver Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers strives to further the mission and vision Society of Petroleum Engineers by provi
DynaEnergetics Participating in 2018 North America Perforating Symposium (10th Anniversary)
DynaEnergetics is proud to participate as a Gold Sponsor of the 2018 North America Perforating Symposium (NAPS), taking place July 30 - August 1, 2018 in Galveston, Texas.
Frank Preiss, Vice President and General Manager - Americas, will be presented an award on Tuesday, July 31 during the Awards Dinner in recognition of his contribution made to the advancement of Perforating Safety for his assistance with maintaining an industry incid
DynaEnergetics™ Introduces PYXtreme™ Product Line.
Houston, Texas -- July 2, 2018 - DynaEnergetics today introduced PYXtreme™, an ultra-high-temperature ballistic train that includes an advanced percussion Initiator, bi-directional booster and detonating cord. The product is engineered and qualified for temperature applications of up to 300°C (572 °F) for one hour, and detonating velocities of up to 6,100 meters per second.
DynaEnergetics Product Line Manager Thilo Scharf said, “The ultra-long exposures a
DynaEnergetics to Exhibit at GPS 2018
Visit DynaEnergetics at the Global Petroleum Show in Alberta, Calgary June 12 - 14, 2018 at our outdoor booth (#3319).
Come and tour the BOOM 1 Trailer featuring hands-on demonstrations and training of:
• Intrinsically safe integrated switch detonators that prevent unintended detonations
• A new plug-n-perf system that is 10 times more reliable than any other system, so misfires and misruns are significantly reduced
• Selective TCP systems with no moving
DynaEnergetics™ Introduces Infinity Surface Tester to Expanding Line of Intrinsically Safe Products
DynaEnergetics today introduced the Infinity Surface Tester, an advanced gun-system verification device for use in plug-n-perf completions. The device safely tests full gun-system functionality, including grounding, wiring, as well as the actual detonator and igniter functionality at surface. The RF-safe technology will not initiate any type of detonator or explosive device, enabling concurrent perforating and completion operations at the wellsite.
The Infinity Surface Tester greatl
DynaEnergetics Announces Price Increase on Perforating Carriers to Offset Impact of Steel and Alumin
HOUSTON, March 22, 2018 -- DynaEnergetics announced it is implementing a price increase applicable to North American sales of its perforating carriers effective April 1. The increase is intended to offset recently implemented tariffs on steel and aluminum in accordance with Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act. Prices on DynaStage™ systems are expected to increase 3.5% to 5% and carrier prices are expected to increase 10% to 15%, depending on product configuration. Account managers
DynaEnergetics to Present at 30th Annual ROTH Conference
Edwin Reek, VP Product Management and Marketing, has been invited to participate at the 30th Annual Roth Conference on Monday, March 12, 2018, at the Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, CA.
Edwin will address the evolution of perforating in unconventional well completions, and will discuss how innovative technologies are lowering well completion costs and driving greater efficiencies, reliability and safety during a panel discussion titled, “NextGen in the Oil Patch: The Evolution and Use of Te
DynaEnergetics to Exhibit at SPE ATCE 2017
Visit DynaEnergetics at booth #890 and tour the BOOM 1 Perforating Safety and Technology Trailer. The upcoming SPE ATCE 2017 Conference and Exhibition will be held October 9 - 11, 2017 in San Antonio, TX.
DynaEnergetics will host a Happy Hour on Wednesday, October 10th from 3pm - 5:30pm at our booth #890.
DynaEnergetics™ Introduces Its’ New State of the Art Infinity Firing Panel
DynaEnergetics announced today the introduction of the Infinity Firing Panel, a next-generation purpose-designed and engineered firing panel with a highly intuitive interface for use in well perforating operations. The system supersedes both the Multitronic IV and V panels, combining the best features of each into one streamlined design.
The Infinity Firing Panel is specifically designed for use with the DynaStage™ and DynaSelect™ selective perforating systems, in additi
DynaEnergetics Named Manufacturer of the Year by Rocky Mountain Oil & Gas Awards
Honor recognizes achievements related to new DynaStage™ Perforating System
Houston, Texas – August 28, 2017 – DynaEnergetics, a leading provider of well perforating systems to the oil and gas industry, today announced it was named the 2017 Manufacturer of the Year by the Rocky Mountain Oil & Gas Awards organization. The award was given in recognition of DynaEnergetics’ achievements with DynaStage, the industry’s first and only factory-assembled, performance-a
DynaEnergetics Plans Three-fold Increase in DynaStage™ Production by Fourth Quarter
HOUSTON, Texas – August 14, 2017 – DynaEnergetics, a business of DMC Global Inc. (Nasdaq: BOOM), today announced plans to triple the quarterly production of its factory-assembled, performance-assured DynaStage perforating systems by this year’s fourth quarter versus the volume produced in this year’s second quarter. DynaEnergetics recently reported that DynaStage unit sales during the second quarter were up eight-fold versus the first quarter.
Edwin Reek appointed Vice President of Product Management and Marketing for DynaEnergetics
Edwin Reek has joined DynaEnergetics as Vice President of Product Management and Marketing. Edwin brings extensive industry experience to the DynaEnergetics leadership team, and will assist in providing global oversight of the Product Management and Marketing functions. Reporting to Ian Grieves, President, Edwin will work closely with the DynaEnergetics regional management and commercial teams, as well as the global R&D and product line managers.
Edwin's role is to expand the product
Ron Berger Joins DynaEnergetics as Vice President of Global Finance
Ron Berger has joined the DynaEnergetics team as Vice President of Global Finance. Reporting to Ian Grieves and with functional reporting to Mike Kuta, CFO, Ron brings a great deal of experience to the DynaEnergetics leadership team and will assist in providing global oversight of finance, IT, tax, legal and HR functions. Ron will work closely with the regional finance teams led by Patricia Aldape in the U.S., Christina Kotten in Germany and Irina Svetlitskaya in Siberia. H
DynaEnergetics Announces Favorable Ruling in Trademark Case
HOUSTON, Texas – May 5, 2017 – DynaEnergetics, a business of DMC Global Inc. (Nasdaq: BOOM), today announced it has prevailed in a trademark counterclaim against GEODynamics, Inc. The counterclaim was filed in response to a suit by GEODynamics alleging violations of its trademark on the term “reactive.” A federal judge in the Eastern District of Texas ruled the term is generic, and canceled GEODynamics’ trademark. DynaEnergetics has filed an application
DynaEnergetics Successfully Defends Itself in Patent Infringement Litigation
HOUSTON, Texas – March 31, 2017 – DynaEnergetics announced today it has successfully defended itself and its co-defendants Anderson Perforating Services, LLC, and Tong Petrotech, Inc., in an alleged infringement of U.S. Patent No. 9,080,431 (“431 patent”). The case, which was brought by GEODynamics, Inc. in the Marshall Division of the Eastern District of Texas, alleged DynaEnergetics’ U.S. sales of its DPEX® shaped charges infringe upon the 431 patent.&nb
DynaEnergetics Expands Family of DynaStage™
Preassembled Systems Mitigating Need for Remote Assembly Facilities
HOUSTON, TX--Mar 13, 2017 - DynaEnergetics today introduced two new product dimensions to its line of DynaStage factory-assembled well perforating systems, which are now available in 3 3/8-inch and 2 3/4-inch diameters, in addition to the original 3 1/8-inch model.
The product line expansion makes DynaStage compatible with all primary well configurations in use by North America's on-shore, unconventional oil and g
DynaEnergetics Announces Price Increases
BOULDER, Colo. – February 14, 2017 – DynaEnergetics today announced a general price increase effective on all orders shipped in the Americas on or after March 1, 2017, or as soon as current contractual agreements allow. The adjustments address increased material, logistics and service costs.
The price increases, which are applicable to all products, vary by product line and generally range from up to 15% for perforating hardware to 5% for energetics. DynaEnergetics account m
DynaEnergetics Opens Shaped Charge Facility in Tyumen, Russia
Tyumen, Russia – (September 19, 2016) DynaEnergetics recently celebrated the grand opening of its greenfield shaped charge plant in Tyumen, Siberia. The opening represented an important step toward establishing DynaEnergetics as a key supplier to the Russian and CIS markets’ service companies and major operators. The facility positions DynaEnergetics as a reliable source for locally manufactured, high-performance charges free of import restrictions.
The local and regional governme
DynaEnergetics Introduces Two Shaped Charge Lines Designed For Unconventional Reservoir
HOUSTON, Texas – September 28, 2016, DynaEnergetics today introduced two families of shaped charges designed specifically to enhance well productivity and operational efficiency in unconventional reservoirs.
The new HaloFrac™ shaped charge line incorporates DynaEnergetics’ latest technological advancements in liner materials and shaped charge geometry to improve hydraulic fracturing performance. HaloFrac delivers improved reservoir connection and increased
DynaEnergetics Obtains Fourth Independent Assessment of its Intrinsically Safe Detonating Technology
TROISDORF, GERMANY (April 20, 2016) - DynaEnergetics recently received results of an independent third party assessment of the company’s intrinsically safe detonating technology. The assessment was performed by Franklin Applied Physics, PA, USA and is an extension of DynaEnergetics’ ongoing commitment to the highest level of oilfield worker safety during perforating operations. The study complements previous detonator testing by three different independent laboratori
DynaEnergetics Enters Principal Partner Agreement With Weatherford International
Principal Partner Agreement Positions Weatherford as First Oilfield Service Company to Offer Factory-Assembled, Performance-Assured DynaStageTM System
BOULDER, CO--(Marketwired - Oct 2, 2015) - DynaEnergetics, a business of Dynamic Materials Corporation (NASDAQ: BOOM), today announced it has entered into a Principal Partner Agreement with Weatherford International plc, one of the world's largest oil and natural gas service companies. Under the agreement, Weatherford becomes the first
DynaEnergetics presentation on plug-and-perf completions at 2015 SPE ATCE
(September 28, 2015 – Houston, Texas) DynaEnergetics published “High-Performance Plug-and-Perf Completions in Unconventional Wells” paper at the Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. Warren Salt, Director of Marketing - Americas, presented the paper, co-authored by Thilo Scharf, Product Line Manager, and Liam McNelis, Director of R&D.
Copies of the paper are available for free to SPE members and ATCE conference at
DynaEnergetics announces the launch of the BOOM 1 Perforating Safety and Technology Trailer, part of a mobile outreach program designed to increase awareness of our safe, efficient and reliable well perforating systems. BOOM 1 will make its' first appearance at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition in Houston, TX from September 28-30, 2015. The mobile trailer features our advanced well completion technologies, which are designed to reduce total cost of operations and enhan