Check out the latest oil and gas drilling activity highlights across the U.S. featured in the November issue of E&P Plus including a Purple Sage Field-Wolfcamp well in New Mexico, a Haynesville Shale producer in Louisiana’s Sabine Parish and an Ascent Resources Utica Shale discovery.
Nearly $121 million in high bids were placed on blocks offered during the Nov. 18 U.S. Gulf of Mexico lease sale.
As analysts ponder what regulatory changes could unfold, offshore players ‘stand ready to work with policymakers.’
Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the merger of Denver-Julesburg Basin producers Bonanza Creek Energy and HighPoint Resources in a $376 million deal.
Occidental is returning drilling rigs to work in the Permian Basin in the southwestern U.S. and in Colorado this quarter, and returned a drillship to the Gulf of Mexico in early October.
BHP, operator of the Shenzie Field, had agreed in early October to the acquisition of Hess’ 28% working interest in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico field for $505 million.
Marcellus shale producers recently completed by Chevron and Southwestern Energy plus an offshore oil discovery in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico by LLOG Exploration top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.
McDermott International Ltd. revealed the second shipment of topside modules for a FPSO unit for MODEC Inc. (MODEC) on Nov. 5.