The Preferred Technology Award for Excellence in Well Completion, Northeast 2013

Awarded to: FTS International

Oil & Gas Awards Judges Comments

“The outstanding feature of FTS is their focus on R&D, with a new state of the art Corporate Technology Center. Their recognition of the industry challenge to manage water, and development of several proprietary technologies suggest innovative approaches to the problems of their clients. Products developed such as the Diamond fracturing fluid, and the dual fuel powered frac equipment demonstrate their capabilities. Safety focus with Gate Check and the mobile safety trailer. Their Crystal Owl Award demonstrates community involvement and corporate social responsibility.”

“Leader in well completion services including frac’ing. 500 employees in NE region. Innovation in design, engineering, and utilization of dual fuel powered hydraulic fracturing equipment (fleet). Using cheap, green, field gas, it reduces diesel use by 70%, reducing environmental impact, location traffic and costs. Developed Diamond Fracturing Fluid, outperforms guar based fluids and reduces formation damage.”

FTS International – Corporate Overview

FTS International ( is a leading provider of well completion services, including pressure pumping and wireline. Exploration and production companies use FTSI’s products, services and expertise to enhance recovery rates from oil and gas wells.

FTSI focuses on helping customers improve hydrocarbon recovery in the most effective, economical and environmentally conscious manner by customizing well-specific solutions. The FTSI Corporate Technology Center is the epicenter of the company’s research and development and corporate knowledge base. FTSI’s team of experienced chemists, biologists and engineers work to provide solutions for the complex puzzles found in diverse shale plays. FTSI offers dual fuel technology to power pressure pumping units. Clean-burning natural gas can displace up to 70 percent of the diesel fuel traditionally used to operate pumping equipment.

FTSI is committed to continually improving safety. Our 2013 OSHA total recordable injury rate (TRIR) was 1.10, which is 58 percent lower than our national industry peer group, as provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. FTSI’s 2013 TRIR for Pennsylvania operations was 0.91. FTSI invests in the communities where its employees live and work. We are committed to workplace safety, environmental stewardship, sustainable operations, highest ethical standards and corporate philanthropy.

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