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Unconventional

Looking for Economic Intervals in the Permian Basin?

Experts say electrofacies could prove beneficial for oil companies considering vertically unbounded wells in the Permian Basin.

May 20, 2020

Exploration & Production

Google Halts Development of AI for Oil Exploration

Tech giant says it will honor contracts, but pulls away from energy partnerships following the release of a Greenpeace report.

May 20, 2020

Exploration & Production

Continental Resources Pushes for Regulatory Action at North Dakota Hearing

Continental argued at a hearing that operators are hurting even though state production is down more than half a million barrels per day since prices crashed in March.

May 20, 2020

Unconventional

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Permian Basin

May 2020: High-volume Wolfcamp Completion by EOG: 11.44 Mbbl of Oil, 21.771 MMcf of Gas Per Day

May 20, 2020

Company Profiles

E&P Company Turnaround: Rough Riders

Locked up in an MLP bankruptcy for nearly two years, Maverick Natural Resources has new management and a business model aimed at the relentless pursuit of free cash flow.

May 20, 2020

Exploration & Production

Trump Administration Postpones New Mexico Oil, Gas Auction

The parcels that were scheduled for sale are in New Mexico’s southeast corner, overlaying part of the sprawling Permian Basin, the world’s biggest oil field

May 20, 2020

Exploration & Production

Shale Solutions: Biosurfactants—the Future of Cost-effective Flow Assurance

Customized green treatments are outperforming conventional treatments in sustainability and more effective oil recovery.

May 19, 2020

Exploration & Production

Exxon Mobil, Petronas Complete Farm-down Offshore Suriname

The deal is for Block 52, which covers over 4,700 sq km (1,800 sq miles) in the Suriname-Guyana Basin.

May 19, 2020

Investment

Gulf of Mexico: The Water’s Fine

Historic service cost lows and fewer barriers to entry could trigger investment back into the U.S. Gulf of Mexico … even at $30 oil.

May 19, 2020

Business

How Oil Operators Can Retain Project Control Amid Uncertainty

Oil and gas operators should evaluate the current state of capital planning and project management processes for new asset construction and maintenance of existing facilities.

May 18, 2020