David Demshur, Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Bergmark, Chief Financial Officer of Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: CLB) presented today at EnerCom’s The Oil & Services Conference™ 10. Core Laboratories is a leading provider of proprietary and patented reservoir description, production enhancement and reservoir management services for the global petroleum industry.

During the company’s breakout session, management was asked the following questions:

  • How are your contracts structured? Do you see any upside in your contracts through successfully enhancing the productivity of a field? How do you think about pricing for your services?
  • What is the greatest constraint governing Core Lab’s future growth?
  • What are the key barriers to entry that limit the number of competitors for Core Lab? Who are your competitors?
  • What is the one thing that keeps you up at night?
  • You say that even at $8.00 per Mcf gas prices your company is focused primarily on oil reservoirs. What is unique about oil reservoirs that fit with Core’s business model?
  • If you remove political risk, what do you see are the top three oil shales in the world?
  • What are you seeing in China with regards to future shale development? Are they going about the process correctly?
  • Is the Vaca Muerta shale going to be developed? Is Core doing any work there?

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