Exploration & Production

23 hours ago

QEP Resources pulls back on Williston sale, looks to larger sale

BY Luke GeiverVantage Energy Acquisition Corp. will have to wait to enter the Williston Basin. The blank-check company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, asset acquisition or similar business had to cancel a deal to buy QEP's assets. READ MORE

23 hours ago

Shale data, minerals and E&P firms form strategic partnership

BY RS Energy Group RS Energy Group has announced a strategic partnership with Denver-based FourPoint Energy and LongPoint Minerals, uniquely pairing data, mineral and royalty acquisition and exploration and production. READ MORE

February 18, 2019

Pioneer explains effects of 2018 changes, outlines impact on 2019

BY Luke GeiverPioneer Natural Resources is proving it knows how to streamline shale operations to match the evolving practices and expectations guiding the financial trends and success rates of the shale world. READ MORE

February 18, 2019

CLR pins 2019 focus on SCOOP, STACK and Bakken

BY Luke GeiverContinental Resources will focus on generating free cash flow through oil volumes in 2019. The Oklahoma exploration and production company with large leaseholds and operations in the Bakken and in Oklahoma will run roughly 24 rigs this year. READ MORE

February 18, 2019

Strategic JV in Eagle Ford could help move shale gas to Mexico

BY Howard Energy Partners The joint venture intends to market capacity on NextEra Energy Partners’ Eagle Ford Midstream system and HEP’s Eagle Ford Gathering system in an effort to help move shale south to Mexico. READ MORE

February 12, 2019

Reveal releases FracEYE system to reduce frac hits in shale wells

BY Luke GeiverTo minimize the effect of frac hits in mutliwell pads, Reveal Energy Services has developed a new product it calls FracEYE. The monitoring system allows operators to make timely adjustments to wells. READ MORE

February 12, 2019

Apache's 2019 shale spend: $1.7B

BY Luke GeiverIn the next year, Apache expects to grow overall production across its U.S. operations by up to 16 percent. In the Permian, Apache will grow oil production from Q4 2018 to the same period in 2019 by roughly 5 percent. READ MORE

February 12, 2019

Solaris signs another water deal, starts Permian recycling

BY Solaris Water Midstream Solaris Water Midstream LLC has begun recycling operations and has added new acreage and volume commitments that support a major expansion of its Pecos Star system, located in the heart of the Permian. READ MORE

February 11, 2019

First Bakken, now Permian: Meridian announces second refinery

BY Meridian Energy Group Meridian Energy Group Inc., has announced that the company has entered into agreement with a Winkler Company subsidiary establishing site control in Winkler County, Texas, for a new Meridian full-conversion crude oil refinery. READ MORE