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Investment

Drilling Joint Ventures: Knocking On The Drillco Door

Drilling Joint Ventures: Knocking On The Drillco Door

As spending within cash flow is increasingly the norm for E&Ps, Drillcos provide a possible capital solution.

Field Development

Mexico Finding Its Place In Offshore Landscape

Zama

The massive Zama project is leading recent shallow-water discoveries.

Public Capital

Survey: Are US Shale Producers Still Hedging?

Survey: Are US Shale Producers Still Hedging?

A challenge for oil and gas producers is how far out to hedge production, according to the recent survey by Opportune.

DUG Rockies

DUG Rockies: Bullish On The Bakken; San Juan Reinvigorated

DUG Rockies:Bullish On The Bakken; San Juan Revigorated

Whiting Petroleum, and Hess Corp. espoused optimism about the Bakken, while others talked about the reinvented San Juan. Meanwhile, Extraction Oil & Gas is ready to deal with SB-181.

Public Capital

NGL Energy Partners Doubles Permian Basin Water Footprint

NGL Energy Partners Doubles Permian Basin Water Footprint

NGL Energy Partners agreed to acquire privately held Mesquite for $890 million, which the company claims will create the largest water transportation and disposal company in the Delaware Basin.

Digital Oilfield

Send In The Drones

Send in the Drones

Multiple drone services can provide astounding amounts of data to midstream operators. The problem is, what to do with it?

Trending Stories

Markets

Total CEO Says Planned Buy Of Anadarko's Africa Assets ‘Perfectly Fitting'

Speaking at an event in Washington, Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne said the oil major has had its eyes on Anadarko's Africa assets for more than a year.

Total CEO Says Planned Buy Of Anadarko's Africa Assets ‘Perfectly Fitting'

Speaking at an event in Washington, Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne said the oil major has had its eyes on Anadarko's Africa assets for more than a year.

Frac Spread: NGL Inventories Rise, Prices Fall

Oil bucks the NGL price trend as geopolitical tensions unnerve traders.

Hungary Will Have To Buy Russian Natural Gas If Exxon Waits On Offshore Project: Minister

Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on May 15 his country would again turn to Russia for natural gas supplies if Exxon Mobil Corp. has not decided by September whether to invest in a massive Black Sea offshore project.

Business

WaterBridge Poised For Growth In Surging Water Midstream Sector

WaterBridge’s private-equity backer sold a stake that implied a $2.8 billion enterprise value for the water midstream company that has a growing position in the Permian Basin.

Drilling Joint Ventures: Knocking On The Drillco Door

As spending within cash flow is increasingly the norm for E&Ps, Drillcos provide a possible capital solution.

Shale Tech Startup Raises Funding For Accelerated Growth

Austin, Texas-based technology startup Novi Labs embarks on its next stage of growth with increased funding and proven senior software executive, Scott Sherwood, now at its helm.

BP Faces Investor Push To Beef Up Fight Against Climate Change

Pressure mounts on energy firms over Paris climate goals.

Technology

Maximizing Resources: Inside Saudi Aramco’s Geosteering Center

HartEnergy.com contributor Abdelghani Henni got a first-hand look at how the company is maximizing its resources during a tour of Saudi Aramco’s E&P engineering center.

Maximizing Resources: Inside Saudi Aramco’s Geosteering Center

HartEnergy.com contributor Abdelghani Henni got a first-hand look at how the company is maximizing its resources during a tour of Saudi Aramco’s E&P engineering center.

Fibron Unveils New Company Brand

Fibron, the U.K. based subsea services provider, launched the new company brand last week during OTC in Houston, TX.

EnscoRowan Lands $180 Million By Arbitration Tribunal

Ensco Rowan Plc said May 16 that an arbitration tribunal has awarded the company $180 million in damages in its proceedings against Samsung Heavy Industries, a shipyard in South Korea (SHI).

Exploration & Production

Best Of This Week's Activity Highlights

In case you missed it, here's a look this week's activity highlights around the world. Details on current and past activity available every day in Hart Energy's database.

Best Of This Week's Activity Highlights

In case you missed it, here's a look this week's activity highlights around the world. Details on current and past activity available every day in Hart Energy's database.

Analysts Forecast Montney Production Surge Despite Challenges

The increase is expected as operators improve completion designs and economics while battling low natural gas prices and infrastructure constraints.

Mexico Finding Its Place In Offshore Landscape

The massive Zama project is leading recent shallow-water discoveries.

Transactions

Drilling Joint Ventures: Knocking On The Drillco Door

As spending within cash flow is increasingly the norm for E&Ps, Drillcos provide a possible capital solution.

Drilling Joint Ventures: Knocking On The Drillco Door

As spending within cash flow is increasingly the norm for E&Ps, Drillcos provide a possible capital solution.

Marketed: Fairway Resources Midcontinent Leasehold Across Western Anadarko

Fairway Resources III retained PetroDivest Advisors for the sale of Midcontinent leasehold across the Western Anadarko Basin in Oklahoma with bids due June 26.

Marketed: Lambda Energy Resources Michigan Production, Leasehold

Lambda Energy Resources retained Meagher Energy Advisors for the sale of Michigan production and leasehold with bids due June 13.

Policy & Regulations

NY Pipeline Denial ‘Incredibly Short-Sighted,’ Says EPA Chief

The plans for Williams’ Northeast Supply Enhancement included about 23 miles of submarine pipeline off New York City’s coast.

US Primed For 13 Gigawatts Of Wind Additions In 2019, Largest In Seven Years, As Tax Incentives Phase Out

U.S. wind project developers who want to take advantage of the full 2016 value of the PTC must begin operations by the end of 2020.

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Nord Stream 2 Launch Could Be Delayed To Next Year

Delays in obtaining permits from Denmark are blamed for the setback.

Invenergy Affiliate Wins Approval For $400 Million Wind Project In South Dakota

The approval is subject to 40 conditions to address issues including road conditions during construction, habitats of endangered species, land restoration, and detecting and reacting to ice conditions on turbine blades.

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Transport

Integrated Compression

Design advancements and a reliable power grid make electrically powered compressors a serious option.

Integrated Compression

Design advancements and a reliable power grid make electrically powered compressors a serious option.

FERC Approves Fourth Train For Texas Freeport LNG Export Plant

Company says it expects to make an FID on the grain in the second quarter.

Howard Energy Partners Completes Growth Projects In Delaware Basin

Work with partner WPX Energy signals completion of initial phase of strategic plan in the area.