Company Profiles

Company Profiles , Shale Plays

Unstoppable Devon: Executive Q&A with CEO Rick Muncrief

When Devon Energy Corp. and WPX Energy Inc. merged to combine strengths during the 2020 downturn, they proved one plus one equals three times the value. Looking ahead, could the new company be the next E&P juggernaut?

October 11, 2021

Public Capital , Company Profiles , Shale Plays , Mergers

E&P Business Strategies: Riley Permian’s Go-public Play

Northwest Shelf operator Riley Permian attained an IPO through a rare reverse merger without much fanfare.

September 27, 2021

Company Profiles

Frac Shack Inc. Rebrands as Energera Inc.

Energera Inc. is the parent company of Canadian operating companies Frac Shack International Inc. and Sand Separation Technologies Inc., of U.S. entities Frac Shack America Inc. and Sandtinel LLC, as well as the Argentinian company Frac Shack S.A.S.

September 17, 2021

People , Company Profiles

US Energy Firms Launching Employee COVID-19 Vaccination Mandates

Calls to require vaccinations for employees working at close quarters in oilfield and refinery operations came as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration fully approved the Pfizer-BioNTech shot.

August 24, 2021

Public Capital , Company Profiles , Natural Gas , Shale Plays

Oil and Gas Investor Executive Q&A: A Pure Player in the Haynesville Shale

Prior to the $2.2 billion sale agreement to Chesapeake, Vine Energy CEO spoke with Oil and Gas Investor on why the Haynesville Shale can exceed investor expectations.

August 16, 2021

Company Profiles , Shale Plays , Water Management , Midstream

Oil and Gas Investor: Water Management Special Section

For an industry less than a decade into its development, water management has emerged as a crucial component of upstream oil and gas development.

July 29, 2021

Company Profiles , Technology

Oil and Gas Investor Profile: ChampionX—Until the Last Drop

Meet ChampionX president and CEO Soma Somasundaram, the man with a bold vision, who is on track to build a durable franchise well-positioned to survive until the last drop of oil is pumped.

July 29, 2021

Earnings , Company Profiles , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hess to Add Rig in Bakken Basin, Beats Profit Estimates

U.S. oil producer Hess Corp. said on July 28 it planned to add a rig in North Dakota's Bakken basin in September, after topping estimates for second-quarter profit on a rebound in crude prices.

July 28, 2021

Public Capital , Company Profiles , Shale Plays , Trends

Oil and Gas Investor Enerplus CEO Q&A: Doubling Down on the Bakken

The original Canadian royalty trust and one of the first E&Ps to explore the Bakken Shale, Enerplus Corp. remained under the radar for many years—until now. The conservative Calgary producer re-emerges with two fast deals and a basket of new top-tier inventory.

July 26, 2021

Private Equity , Company Profiles

Oil and Gas Investor’s Top 100 Private E&Ps: Private Eye

Enverus analyzed production history, pricing, velocity and rig count activity to better understand the role and influence private E&P operators are playing in the oil patch and the expected outcomes in the near future. 

July 9, 2021