Castex Energy LLC
Castex Energy is a private oil and gas company focused on exploration and development in South Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico Shelf.
In September 2014, Riverstone committed up to $200 million (of which up to $67 million is from Riverstone Energy Ltd.) to Castex Energy 2014, a newly formed venture focusing on Castex's current and future drilling prospect inventory in the Gulf Coast Region.
In December 2014, Riverstone committed $150 million (of which approximately $50 million is from Riverstone Energy Ltd.) to Castex Energy 2005, which has more than 130 MMcfe/d of existing production.
Castex 2005 and Castex 2014 are both managed by Castex Energy Inc., which has a 27 year operating history in exploration and development in South Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico Shelf.
Castex Energy Inc., based in Houston, is drilling a 15,110-ft test in the company’s Hummer Field in Main Pass Block 270. The #2-B (BP) OCS G33690 is in the southern portion of the block. It is expected to bottom south beneath Block 273. According…
Castex Energy Inc. is underway at a second test on the company’s Main Pass Block 270/273 project. The #2-B OCS G33690 is being drilled from the existing B platform in Main Pass Block 270. The venture is expected to bottom to the south in Block…
Castex Energy Inc. reported a Miocene discovery that opened Bayou Goreau Field in Louisiana state waters, just off the coast of Terrebonne Parish. The #1 State Lease 21615 was tested flowing 744 bbl of 45.1-degree-gravity oil and 6.757 MMcf of…
Castex Energy Inc. announced a Miocene gas discovery in Terrebonne Parish, La. The Houston-based company’s #1 Louisiana Land & Exploration flowed 6.608 MMcf of gas per day through perforations from Textularia L (Miocene) at 17,164-17,229…
Castex Energy Inc. is drilling a wildcat in Ship Shoal Block 6 in Louisiana state waters. Located in irregular Section 34-21s-13e in Terrebonne Parish, #1 State Lease 21616 is a directional venture. It has a planned total depth of 18,870 ft, and…
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