Verdun Oil Co.
Verdun Oil Co. is a privately held, Houston-based oil and gas company that will pursue the identification, acquisition and development of oil and gas assets in the U.S. The company formed with a $250 million equity commitment from management and EnCap Investments LP in December 2015. According to its website, Verdun has strategically focused its efforts on one of the most prolific and accessible regions in the world: The Eagle Ford and Austin Chalk Trend of South Texas.
Editor's note: Updated Feb. 16, 2022.
In Texas’ La Salle County (RRC Dist. 1), Verdun Oil & Gas completed four Eagle Ford Shale wells named for American actor Tom Hanks. The Eagleville Field pad is in Section 58, Andres Menchaca Survey, A-566. The #23 Tom Hanks EF was drilled…
Verdun Oil & Gas, based in Houston, has completed an Austin Chalk producer in a lightly drilled part of Austin County (RRC Dist. 3), Texas. The #1H Belleau Wood is in William Sutherland Survey, A-96, and was drilled to 22,025 ft, 14,384…
Crescent Energy will acquire the Uinta Basin assets, previously owned by EP Energy, in an all-cash transaction from Verdun Oil, an…