Unconventional

Unconventional , Drilling

Do Unconventional Operators Truly Know What’s Happening Subsurface?

MicroSeismic CEO Peter Duncan believes operators are just learning the true mysteries of the U.S. unconventional play subsurface.

October 14, 2019

Unconventional , Shale Plays

Report: Undiscovered Marcellus, Utica Natural Gas Resources Soar

An assessment by the U.S. Geological Survey shows the estimated amount of undiscovered technically recoverable natural gas jumped to 214 trillion cubic feet in the two shale formations.

October 9, 2019

Unconventional , Shale Plays

Still Resilient, The Eagle Ford Is The ‘Dark Horse’ Of Shales

The Eagle Ford rig count has been relatively steady compared to other plays through the industry’s frequent commodity price upheavals. Drilling times also continue to improve, said Enverus analyst Bernadette Johnson at DUG Eagle Ford.

October 9, 2019

Unconventional

Australia's Santos Posts 'Extremely Positive' Oil Flow At Dorado Well

Australia's Santos Ltd. said on Oct. 8 results from a closely watched appraisal well showed its Dorado field in Western Australia could produce at the higher end of expectations.

October 7, 2019

Business , Unconventional , Trends

Exxon Mobil, ConocoPhillips Moves Highlight Majors’ Strategies

Exxon Mobil and ConocoPhillips are both sharpening their focus on domestic operations, having sold billions of dollars’ worth of mature assets elsewhere.

October 7, 2019

Restructurings , Unconventional , Shale Plays

US Shale Player EP Energy Files For Bankruptcy

The company has reached an ‘agreement in principle on a comprehensive restructuring with a number of its key creditors,’ CEO says.

October 4, 2019

Unconventional , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Abraxas Petroleum Exits South Texas With Sale Of Noncore Assets

The transactions with the undisclosed buyers are expected to close within the next 45 days, the company said in a news release.

October 3, 2019

Unconventional , Shale Plays

Chevron's Shale Allies Are Its Secret Weapon In Exxon Race

Chevron Corp. is turning to joint ventures and drilling alliances in its bid to dominate the Permian Basin after abandoning a takeover that would have made it the leading producer in the world's biggest shale field.

October 3, 2019

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells In The Permian Basin

August 2019: Oxy USA Wolfcamp Well: 3.529 Mbbl Of Oil, 6.854 MMcf Of Gas Per Day

October 1, 2019

DUG Eagle Ford , Unconventional

ConocoPhillips Driving Data Analytics, Refracs In The Eagle Ford Shale

ConocoPhillips executive Erec Isaacson offered the audience at DUG Eagle Ford several lessons the company has learned during its decade of operating in the basin.

October 1, 2019