Company Profiles

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

Company Profiles , Emissions , Shale Plays

Energy ESG: PureWest Energy CEO on Becoming the ‘Supplier of Choice’

Here’s an in-depth look from PureWest Energy CEO Christopher Valdez at the company’s ambition of becoming the supplier of choice through the energy transition and what ESG initiatives the natural gas producer is taking to achieve that goal.

July 7, 2021

Company Profiles , Energy Transition

Shell Urged to Drop Appeal over Landmark Climate Ruling

Shell CEO Ben van Beurden said the company planned to appeal the ruling but that the Anglo-Dutch company would also accelerate its energy-transition strategy and deepen emission cuts.

June 25, 2021

Private Equity , Investment , Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Energy Transition

Engine No. 1, the Giant-Killing Hedge Fund, Has Big Plans

It has been depicted as a new David-and-Goliath tale for Wall Street: a tiny hedge fund called Engine No. 1 went up against the mightiest oil company in the U.S. and won three seats on its board, with a mandate to prepare it for a future free of fossil fuel.

June 4, 2021

Company Profiles , Technology

TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Changes Name to TGS

TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA, a global provider of energy data and intelligence, will begin operating under the new name of TGS ASA, the company said on June 3.

June 3, 2021

Company Profiles , Pressure Pumping

U.S. Well Services to Cut 171 Jobs in Texas

Oilfield company U.S. Well Services will eliminate 171 jobs in Texas, according to a filing with the Texas Workforce Commission on June 2, as it prepares to exit the diesel hydraulic fracturing market.

June 2, 2021