Investment , Shale Plays

Texas Oil Industry Pays More Than $14 Billion In Taxes, Royalties Last Year

The amount of state and local taxes and state royalties paid by Texas oil and natural gas companies reached the second-highest total in state history last year.

February 13, 2019

Exploration & Production , Digital Oilfield

Machine Learning For Better Wells

System enables data conditioning and direct access to curve data.

February 1, 2019

Public Capital , Unconventional , Trends

The Pure-Play Risk For Shale Industry

Specialization works—until it doesn’t. Oil and gas specialists would be wise to consider these hidden risks in pursuing the pure-play strategy.

January 31, 2019

Lease Sales , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Marketed: Producing Barnett Shale Mineral Acreage

Highpoint Oaks retained Oil & Gas Asset Clearinghouse LLC for the sale of a producing North Texas mineral acreage package in the Barnett Shale.

January 25, 2019

Technology , Midstream , Company Profiles , Unconventional , Crude Oil , Natural Gas , Natural Gas liquids (NGL)

Report: Texas Oil And Gas Jobs Fell By 500 In November

Oil and gas employment in the Lone Star State fell by 500 jobs in November compared to October, which the Texas Oil & Gas Association said ended a 23-month long consecutive growth.

January 7, 2019

Crude Oil , Natural Gas , Business , Unconventional , Technology

EIA: US Crude Oil Production In October Sets Record High

Crude production in the U.S. rose 79,000 barrels per day in October to 11.537 million barrels per day, the EIA said in a monthly report.

January 3, 2019

Trends , Mergers , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Public Capital , Private Equity , Unconventional , Technology , Lease Sales

Year Of Consolidation Highlights 2018 Oil And Gas Deal Making

Overall, 2018 was the Year of Consolidation as several E&Ps agreed to merge throughout the U.S., including inside and outside the prolific Permian Basin.

December 28, 2018

Unconventional , Trends , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers , Business

Fortune And Glory: 2019 Shale M&A Horoscope

Analysts, experts and industry observers size up M&A for the Permian, Marcellus, Stack and Powder River Basin and take a look at what the tea leaves portend for 2019.

December 18, 2018

People , Public Capital , Technology , Company Profiles , Service Contracts , Unconventional

Nine Energy Service Promotes David Crombie To Serve As COO

David Crombie, who previously served as president of completion solutions and executive vice president, brings over two decades of experience to his latest role as COO at Nine Energy Service.

December 5, 2018

Unconventional , Acquisitions & Divestitures

ConocoPhillips Finds New Barnett Buyer In $230 Million Sale

Lime Rock’s agreement to buy the Barnett Shale assets follows ConocoPhillips’ termination late last year of a previous Barnett sale.

August 2, 2018