Wolfcamp

Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Laredo Petroleum Tacks On Another Permian Basin Acquisition

Similar to another acquisition made by Laredo Petroleum in the Permian Basin earlier this quarter, the bolt-on in Glasscock County, Texas, continues to shift the company’s production mix toward oil.

December 9, 2019

Highlights

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Dec. 6, 2019)

EOG's Wolfcamp discoveries; Antero Resources, Utica completion; two Bethany Longstreet Field-Haynesville completions.

December 6, 2019

Business , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Problem Child

Operators are learning the hard way that parent-child well interaction is damaging to both their field developments…and their bottom lines.

December 2, 2019

Executive Oil Conference , Drilling , Completions

Frac Sand: Playing Nice, Improving Permian Basin ‘Sandbox’

Using better technology, including frac sands, and working hand-in-hand with other operators makes Permian Basin operations more efficient.

December 1, 2019

Highlights

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Nov. 29, 2019)

EOG's Eagleville Field, Wolfcamp completions; Panther schedules horizontal test in Niobrara; Chesapeake completes a producer in the Marcellus.

November 29, 2019

Highlights

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Nov. 22, 2019)

More EOG Wolfcamp completions, Cabot Marcellus Shale results and a Powder River Basin wildcat top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

November 22, 2019

People , Company Profiles , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Forty Under 40: Mickey Friedrich, Driftwood Energy

Today’s featured Forty Under 40 honoree is Mickey Friedrich, who helped lead the initial horizontal Wolfcamp development in the Midland Basin earlier in his career while still with Pioneer.

November 20, 2019

Restructurings , Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays , Transactions

Permian Shale Producer Approach Resources Enters Bankruptcy

After being battered by weak Permian gas prices, Approach Resources filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to explore strategic alternatives that include either a restructuring or the sale of its business.

November 19, 2019

Company Profiles , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Privately Held Operators Explain Key To Permian Basin Success

Execs from private operators Caza Oil & Gas, Henry Resources and Zarvona Energy talk key to survival in the industry’s new hold-for-longer mode.

November 19, 2019

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Laredo Petroleum Targets Oil Growth In $130 Million Permian Purchase

Jason Pigott, who took over as Laredo CEO last month, said the purchase of acreage in Howard County, Texas, is the company’s next strategic step in creating additional value for its stakeholders.

November 13, 2019