BPX Expands Its US Shale Game

BPX CEO Kyle Koontz delves into development plans in the Permian, Eagle Ford and Haynesville.

July 10, 2024

Northern Midland: EOG Brings on Dean Oil Well in SE Dawson Stepout

EOG Resources has not stated yet that Dawson County is the location of its new “stealth play.” It remained mum in an investment-banking conference this week.

June 18, 2024

Found in Mitchell County, Permian Basin: 2.5-mile Wolfcamp Stepouts

Bayswater Exploration & Production has taken its Midland Basin oil play far east into Mitchell County where a high carbonate content “gives us a chance to really compete with the big guys.”

June 6, 2024

Exclusive: Devon Energy Weighing More ‘Unmatched’ Delaware Inventory

Devon Energy’s John Raines delves into capital allocation trends in the Delaware Basin and why the region is attractive to Devon’s operations, in this Hart Energy Exclusive interview.

May 29, 2024

Apache CEO: Longer Laterals Expected as Permian Enters New Era

With more than a decade of development in the Midland and Delaware basins, there are more limitations that operators will have to work around, said Apache Corp. CEO John Christmann at Hart Energy's SUPER DUG Conference & Expo.  

May 17, 2024

Decoding the Delaware: How E&Ps Are Unlocking the Future

The basin is deeper, gassier, more geologically complex and more remote than the Midland Basin to the east. But the Delaware is too sweet of a prize to pass up for many of the nation’s top oil and gas producers.

May 1, 2024

Mighty Midland Still Beckons Dealmakers

The Midland Basin is the center of U.S. oil drilling activity. But only those with the biggest balance sheets can afford to buy in the basin's core, following a historic consolidation trend.

April 5, 2024

UK’s Union Jack Oil to Expand into the Permian

In addition to its three mineral royalty acquisitions in the Permian, Union Jack Oil is also looking to expand into Oklahoma via joint ventures with Reach Oil & Gas Inc.

January 29, 2024

EOG: Emerging Ohio Utica Combo Play Competes with Premium Portfolio

As EOG Resources explores premium onshore drilling opportunities, the company is seeing promising results from its South Texas Dorado plays and Ohio Utica results that compare with the Permian Basin.

November 8, 2023

Sweetheart Deal? Vital Energy Announces Valentine’s Day Midland Basin Acquisition

Vital Energy, formerly known as Laredo Petroleum, said it entered a deal to purchase leasehold in the Midland Basin’s Upton and Reagan counties, Texas, in a deal worth more than $210 million.

February 15, 2023