Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Midcontinent, Permian Basin Rig Count as of October 22, 2021

Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas Dist. 7B, 7C, 8, 8A, 9, 10

October 22, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Merit Energy Anadarko Basin Nonop, Mineral/Royalty Position

Merit Energy Co. retained PetroDivest Advisors for the sale of its oil and gas nonoperated working interest and mineral and royalty interest concentrated in the core of the Anadarko Basin.

October 18, 2021

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in Woodford Shale

January 2020 update: Two Woodford Wells Completed in Grady County, Okla., by Gulfport Energy

October 1, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Oklahoma Minerals Operated by Continental Resources

A private seller retained PetroDivest Advisors to market for sale its oil and gas mineral and royalty interests under imminent development and operated by Continental Resources in Oklahoma’s Blaine County.

September 28, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Operated Working Interest, Barber County, Kansas

Ramshorn Resources retained Oil & Gas Asset Clearinghouse LLC to market the private sale of an operated working interest package in Kansas’ Barber County that includes interest in 50 wells on 19,024 net mineral acres.

August 31, 2021

Private Equity , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Cimarex Energy Strikes Midcontinent Asset Sale to Tom Ward-led Group

Will McMullen, managing partner of Bayou City Energy, also added that the partnership between BCE and Ward’s Mach Resources plans to start considering acquisitions outside of the Midcontinent region.

May 19, 2021

Restructurings , Public Capital , People , Shale Plays

Gulfport Energy Taps Former QEP Leadership Following Bankruptcy

In addition to successfully completing its restructuring and exiting bankruptcy, Gulfport Energy also announced the retirement of its CEO David M. Wood, effective immediately.

May 18, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (April 30, 2021)

High-volume Bakken completions, Marcellus Shale discoveries from Cabot and Chesapeake plus results of three Woodford Shale wells in Oklahoma’s Grady County by Continental Resources top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

April 30, 2021


Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (April 16, 2021)

Production starts at a Shell-operated venture in the Gulf of Mexico, a horizontal Woodford Shale completion in Pecos County, Texas, plus Crestone Peak Niobrara wells in Colorado’s Arapahoe County top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

April 16, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Falcon E&P Royalty Holdings Caney, Woodford Shale Opportunity

Falcon E&P Royalty Holdings LLC retained EnergyNet for the sale of a Caney and Woodford Shale Opportunity through a sealed-bid offering closing March 10.

February 22, 2021