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Exploration & Production

2020 Shale Technology Showcase

In this special section, E&P highlights the latest technologies from more than 30 companies, showcasing how these tools are used for developing shale resources and how companies will benefit from the application of these advanced tools on their operations.

July 3, 2020

Restructurings

Rosehill Resources to Join Growing Number of E&P Bankruptcies

“After exploring all strategic and financial options available to Rosehill,” CEO David French said the company agreed to a restructuring plan with its major creditors, which includes filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, .

July 3, 2020

Public Capital

Exxon Mobil Signals Second Quarterly Loss in a Row

Exxon Mobil last quarter cut oil production by up to 400,000 bbl/d and capex by 30%, much of it in its shale business.

July 2, 2020

Restructurings

E&P Bankruptcies Move in ‘Very Hairy’ Direction

Court rulings over disputes with midstream operators are no longer easy to predict.

July 2, 2020

Rig Counts

US Oil, Gas Rig Count Hits Record Low for 9th Week

The U.S. oil and gas rig count fell by two to an all-time low of 263 in the week to July 2, according to data from Baker Hughes Co.

July 2, 2020

Highlights

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (July 2, 2020)

Powder River Basin Niobrara Shale well completed by EOG Resources in Wyoming’s Converse County plus LLOG Exploration’s results from a U.S. Gulf of Mexico discovery top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

July 2, 2020

Exploration & Production

E&P Last Word: DUCs and Shut-ins—Cost Savings Today, Low Performance Tomorrow?

A study looks at the impact of DUCs and shut-in wells on future rates of production. 

July 2, 2020

Exploration & Production

E&P Offshore Solutions: Decommissioning—The Time for Action is Now

Decommissioning is an important part of securing a long-term future for the whole of the energy industry.

July 2, 2020

Exploration & Production

E&P World View: US Service Firms Eye Middle East Markets amid Bleak Shale Outlook

Major oilfield service companies agree that the Middle Eastern region will be less severely impacted by the downturn compared to other regions.

July 2, 2020

Exploration & Production

E&P Offshore Solutions: Closer Supplier Relationships can Improve Corrosion Monitoring

Solutions are enhanced by preventive maintenance, data evaluation and reporting.

July 2, 2020