Halcón sets Bakken drilling records in third quarter

For the third quarter, Halcón Resources set drilling records in the Bakken, improving surface spud to rig release in the Bakken formation by 6 percent (14.65 days) and by 13 percent in the Three Forks formation (14.71 days).
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EOG details its best ever Bakken well

EOG Resources commitment to well completion and drilling optimization is paying off in a record breaking way. A well in its Anetelope acreage produced 200 mboe in only three months.
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Abraxas’ Bakken ops remain steady, still eyeing acquisitions

Low oil prices have kept San Antonio-based operator Abraxas Petroleum relatively quiet the past three months, but according to Bob Watson, president and CEO, the price of oil in the third quarter also helped in a small way.
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MDU sells exploration and production unit for $450 million

MDU Resources has entered into a purchase and sale agreement for roughly 90 percent of its exploration and production assets operated under its subsidiary Fidelity Exploration and Production.
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Oasis exceeds Q3 predictions, prepares for 2016

Oasis Petroleum Inc. beat its third quarter oil production guidance predictions and its lease operated expense estimates for Q3 2015. The company is now focused on moving rigs to its Wild Basin area.
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Obama rejects Keystone XL Pipeline permit

Despite Pres. Barack Obama’s rejection of the Keystone XL Pipeline permit on Friday, the project is not dead, said Jack Gerard, American Petroleum Institute president and CEO.
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