Castex Energy LLC

About

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.

Headquarters Address

Houston, TX
United States

Activity Highlights

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…

News

Among the acquired assets are multiple prolific, producing fields in the Gulf of Mexico Shelf that were originally discovered and/or…

Talos Energy signed agreements with three different private E&Ps to acquire assets that include over 40 identified exploration…

Transactions

Report Date Amount (MM) Description
2020-08-05 $65.00

Talos Energy Adds to Gulf of Mexico Position with ‘Tactical’ Bolt-on

Talos Energy Adds to Gulf of Mexico Position with ‘Tactical’ Bolt-on

Report Date Amount (MM) Description
2020-03-02 $640.00

Talos Energy Snaps Up GoM Assets In $640 Million Swoop

Talos Energy Snaps Up GoM Assets In $640 Million Swoop

Report Date Amount (MM) Description
2016-01-27

Krewe Acquires Castex's Interest In Lapeyrouse Field

Krewe Acquires Castex's Interest In Lapeyrouse Field

Report Date Amount (MM) Description
2009-03-16 $260.00

2009-03-16-2002-12-01

2009-03-16-2002-12-01

Report Date Amount (MM) Description
2009-03-16 $260.00

2009-03-16-2002-12-01

2009-03-16-2002-12-01