Exploration & Production

November 16, 2018

Titan tests, proves electric power tongs on DJ Basin rig

BY Titan Casing By utilizing a drilling rig's hydraulic systems to operate casing power tongs, rather than diesel powered Hydraulic Power Units, Titan Casing has made a large step forward in making drilling locations safer and more economical. READ MORE

November 15, 2018

Rosehill CEO talks southern Delaware Basin well results

BY Luke GeiverRosehill Resources reported strong third quarter results for 2018 and highlighted how much running room and learnings the Delaware Basin still has despite the frantic pace of development that has taken place in the last five years. READ MORE

November 14, 2018

Former Oxy CEO gives update on new shale E&P venture

BY Luke GeiverWhen Steve Chazen and his team at Magnolia Oil and Gas set out to build a new exploration and production company the goal was to build an E&P that was attractive to general investors. READ MORE

November 13, 2018

PwC explains impacts of Q3 shale deal values

BY Staff In the third quarter, shale deal values increased by 73 percent compared to the previous quarter. The $122.8 billion recorded for Q3 2018 marks the second highest deal value total since the third quarter of 2014. PwC explains the trends and impacts. READ MORE

November 13, 2018

Natural gas report: producers scurry to satisfy demand

BY Staff The natural gas production and logistics industry is set to surge because of renewable power generation demand across the globe. The growth will also happen, despite recent trade disputes, according to a new report by Black & Veatch. READ MORE

November 13, 2018

After buying Pioneer's pumping assets, ProPetro No. 1 in Permian

BY ProPetro Holding Corp. The combination of ProPetro and Pioneer Pumping Services will result in the largest and most efficient pressure pumping provider in the Permian Basin. READ MORE

November 12, 2018

Marathon's multi-shale focus creates Q3 earnings performance

BY Luke GeiverMarathon Oil Corp.'s success as a multi-basin shale oil and gas producer has helped the exploration and production company generate more than $630 million in free cash flow in 2018. READ MORE

November 12, 2018

Smart Sand’s Bakken ops drive Q3 growth, share repurchase

BY Luke GeiverFrack sand demand from clients in the Bakken has helped propel Smart Sand Inc. to another strong quarter. The Texas-based sand supplier reported a 97 percent increase at its Van Hook, North Dakota, sand operation. READ MORE

November 07, 2018

Special purpose acquisition Co. buys into Bakken for $1.7B

BY Luke GeiverA SPAC has entered the Williston Basin. Vantage Acquisition Operating Company LLC, a special purpose acquisition company formed by former exploration and production executives, has acquired the Williston Basin assets of QEP Resources. READ MORE