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Exploration & Production

Pioneer Natural Resources Warns of Tepid Shale Growth in Coming Years

Pioneer CEO Scott Sheffield anticipates output in the Permian Basin to grow roughly 5%—in line with his own company’s planned production increases—over the coming years.

August 3, 2021

Reservoir Evaluation

Unlocking the Potential of Mature Areas with Quantitative Seismic Analysis

A North Sea case study reveals that even in new plays, quantitative inversion-led techniques can reduce drilling risk by validating predrill reservoir scenarios.

August 3, 2021

Highlights

E&P International Highlights (Week of Aug. 2, 2021)

Check out these E&P and drilling activity highlights from around the world.

August 2, 2021

Exploration & Production

Shale Producers Talk Development Plans, ESG and Completion Designs

Leaders from Devon, Pioneer, Chevron and ConocoPhillips discuss the latest in unconventional development and how recent acquisitions have enabled greater efficiencies.

August 2, 2021

Public Capital

Diamondback, Continental, Pioneer’s Earnings Lifted by Higher Oil Prices

While Diamondback Energy and Continental Resources beat Wall Street profit estimates, Pioneer Natural Resources only met expectations, but declared an inaugural variable dividend to be paid during the third quarter.

August 2, 2021

Rig Counts

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Aug. 2, 2021)

Out of the major U.S. shale plays, the rig count in the Denver-Julesburg and Gulf Coast basins has increased the most, according to Enverus Rig Analytics.

August 2, 2021

Discoveries

Eni Makes Deepwater Oil Discovery Offshore Mexico

Mexico is a core country for the organic growth of Eni, which is currently producing more than 20,000 boe/d from Area 1 on an early production configuration and expects to ramp-up to 65,000 boe/d in 2022.

August 2, 2021

Deepwater

Top 12 Recent Gulf of Mexico Discoveries

July 2021: Walker Ridge Block 758 Discovery Tested Flowing 5,701 bbl of Oil, 12.77 MMcf of Gas per Day

August 1, 2021

Unconventional

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Permian Basin

June 2021: Brinninstool West Field-Wolfcamp Well: 5,453 bbl of Oil, 9.779 MMcf of Gas per Day

August 1, 2021

Deepwater

Top 20 Cumulative Oil, Gas Producing Wells: Gulf of Mexico

Here are the latest top 20 cumulative oil- and gas-producing wells in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

August 1, 2021