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Coiled Tubing Begins

Once again I’m behind but this time is because my laptop is under the weather.  Michael started to give it a makeover but didn’t have all the parts he needed so now we must wait until the remainder of the parts arrive.  Until then I’m using my tablet. Saturday I slept late…3:45 and Michael stayed … Continue reading »

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Chillin’, Plannin’ & Celebratin’

After the past 7 days being busier than we’re used to, averaging 341 vehicles passing through the gate, Saturday and Sunday were a welcome change of pass!  Saturday we saw just 112 vehicles and Sunday dropped to 89 vehicles.  Sunday night Michael actually slept in the bed with me…although we did have a few vehicles … Continue reading »

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Frac Ends, Coiled Tubing Arrives & The Gate Bites The Dust…Again

It’s been a few days and thought it was time to write a post…which usually means a longer post…sorry! It’s been on the busier side since last Saturday, averaging 387 vehicles per day.  Monday was the busiest day with 495 vehicles passing through the gate.  I was pretty darn pooped by the end of the … Continue reading »

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Ladies Luncheon & Wireline

We expected a quiet night last night but we were wrong.  Michael was fairly busy with water trucks, equipment deliveries, etc.  He claims he was able to sleep in between vehicles but it couldn’t have been very much. The last of the coiled tubing equipment pulled out about 7:00 am.  Before all of the coiled … Continue reading »

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Coiled Tubing Coming To An End…

I spoke with one of the company men today and he said things were moving along well and that coiled tubing should be done tomorrow morning sometime.  I guess we’ll know for sure when big trucks come to pick the equipment up and take it away. The company man also told me that on his … Continue reading »

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Slower Traffic Days Of Coiled Tubing

Life in the oil patch has been kind of quiet so not a whole lot to write about and it may continue this way so bare with us. During the frac we averages 221 vehicles per day, a fairly healthy pace.  Now that we’re in the coiled tubing phase things have slowed down considerably.  Monday … Continue reading »

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Errands, Munzee & Coiled Tubing

We have certainly enjoyed the last 24 hours!  With a total of just 116 vehicles it was a pretty light day.  Our last vehicle went through the gate and 8:15 pm last night and we didn’t have anyone else until 5:00 am this morning!  Michael even slept in bed last night, fully clothed with is … Continue reading »

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Good-Bye Frack Crew

Thursday night was a very quiet night here in the oil patch.  With the frack ending yesterday afternoon and the icky weather warranting the frack company to ‘shut down’ until this morning.  Michael’s last vehicle through the gate headed out about 9:00 pm last night.  I went to bed about 9:30 and was awoke by … Continue reading »

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