Private Equity

Private Equity , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Presidio Petroleum Acquires Anadarko Position from Bankrupt Templar Energy

The acquisition of Templar Energy’s assets through a bankruptcy auction represents an expansion from the western Anadarko Basin, where Presidio Petroleum already has an established position, into Oklahoma’s STACK play.

August 6, 2020

Private Equity , Shale Plays , Water Management , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Midstream

Solaris Water Midstream Boosts Permian Footprint with Concho Resources Deal

In conjunction with the deal, Solaris Water Midstream’s sponsors and management also increased their capital commitments to support the continued expansion of the company’s infrastructure systems in the Permian Basin.

July 30, 2020

Private Equity , Exploration & Production , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Blackstone Group to Buy LLOG’s Stake in Gulf of Mexico Project

The Blackstone Group, through portfolio company Beacon Offshore Energy, is buying LLOG Exploration's 31% holding in the $250 million Shenandoah project in the Gulf of Mexico.

July 29, 2020

Business , Private Equity , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Minerals Private Equity: Weathering the Storm

Private-equity companies and their mineral portfolios have been quick in their response to the dramatic slowdown of drilling activity in the shale patch.

July 20, 2020

Restructurings , Private Equity , Shale Plays

Arclight’s Bruin E&P Partners Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Led by CEO Matt Steele, Bruin E&P Partners formed in 2015 with backing from Boston-based private equity firm ArcLight Capital Partners.

July 20, 2020

Private Equity , Company Profiles , DUG Haynesville , Rig Counts , Shale Plays

PATH FORWARD: Rockcliff Energy CEO Alan Smith on Haynesville Awareness

Alan Smith, president and CEO of Rockcliff Energy, explains the Haynesville Shale advantage and why that might be misunderstood by the investment community.

July 16, 2020

Private Equity , Storage

Industry Veterans Form Tivoli Midstream, a Terminal and Storage Platform

Energy Spectrum-backed Tivoli to focus on acquiring and constructing strategic storage assets and optimizing oil, gas and petrochemical logistics.

July 15, 2020

Private Equity , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

E&P Private-equity Strategy: Plans, Schemes and Broken Dreams

After years of hoping for oil prices to return to better days, the magical thinking by optimistic E&Ps is out, and private-equity firms are poised to pounce.

July 9, 2020

Private Equity , Shale Plays , Joint Ventures , Gathering & Processing , Pipelines

Sabine Oil & Gas Forms Midstream JV in East Texas Carthage Area

The JV transaction marks Osaka Gas’ first acquisition in the midstream business in the U.S. following the Japanese company’s purchase of Sabine Oil & Gas late last year.

July 8, 2020

Business , Private Equity , Shale Plays , Trends

Private Minerals Companies: Solid (Relatively) as the Rock

A brutal downcycle hurts all, but don’t mistake mineral portfolios with struggling E&Ps. The nature of their part of the business means less risk but greater stability in times like these.

July 7, 2020