Nick Steinsberger

Nick Steinsberger

Senior Advisor / Investor

Nick Steinsberger serves as a Senior Advisor and Investor at Resource Energy. Mr. Steinsberger is a recognized expert in horizontal drilling, re-frac and hydraulic fracturing techniques and has many published works.

Mr. Steinsberger is a successful Drilling and Completions Engineer as well as an admirable business owner. Mr. Steinsberger worked with Mr. Favret at Aspect-Abundant Shale from 2004 – 2008. He served as VP of Engineering at Republic Energy Inc. and was the Engineer for Four Sevens from 2003-2008 which resulted in a divestiture of over $1.8B. Mr. Steinsberger spent 15 years with Mitchell Energy where he focused on Barnett Shale Drilling and Completions operations and was the principle Engineer behind the use of “slick water fracs.” Mr. Steinsberger is also the highlighted contributor to multiple chapters in the book, The Frackers.

Mr. Steinsberger is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and the American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE). He received a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from University of Texas in 1987.


Below are several links highlighting Mr. Steinsberger’s work

Breakthrough: The Accidental Discovery That Revolutionized American Energy – The Atlantic, November 2013

How Fracking Changed the World – NPR Interview, August 2016

How and Engineer’s Desperate Experiment Created Fracking – NPR Interview, September 2016

Renaissance Oil Corp’s “Interview with Our Shale Tech Pioneer, Nick Steinsberger”