Rockies

Unconventional , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , Shale Plays

US Shale Oil, Natgas Production Growth To Hit Slowest In A Year

U.S. oil production from seven major shale formations is expected to rise about 22,000 barrels per day next month, which would be the smallest monthly increase since shale output declined in February 2019.

January 21, 2020

People , Water Management , Midstream

Oilfield Water Logistics Appoints Price Moncrief As CFO

Price Moncrief, a seasoned finance and corporate executive who previously worked for Concho Resources, will lead OWL’s strategic financial management as the company continues its expansion in the Permian Basin.

January 20, 2020

Lease Sales

Marketed: Uinta-Piceance Basin Operated Conventional Assets

Foundation Energy Management retained Eagle River Energy Advisors for the sale of certain operating working interest assets and associated lands in the Uinta-Piceance Basin of Colorado and Utah.

January 17, 2020

Exploration & Production , Emissions , Technology

Crestone Peak Enters Air Quality Monitoring Partnership For Colorado Well Sites

Crestone Peak Resources revealed on Jan. 16 an innovative partnership for a large-scale test of real-time continuous air quality monitoring at its oil and natural gas production sites in Colorado.

January 17, 2020

Lease Sales

Marketed: Merit Energy Powder River Basin Waterflood Asset

Merit Energy retained Detring Energy Advisors to market for sale its 100% operated producing properties, leasehold and related assets located in Campbell and Crook counties, Wyo., with bids due Feb. 26.

January 17, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count As of January 17, 2020

California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah and Wyoming

January 17, 2020

Public Capital , People , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Enerplus Taps Wade Hutchings From Devon Energy For COO Role

Wade Hutchings’ appointment as COO is in conjunction with the retirement of Ray Daniels, who has had a decades-long career in energy including 12 years at Enerplus.

January 16, 2020

Lease Sales

On The Market Oil And Gas Quicklist (Week Of Jan. 15, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Corterra Energy Arkoma Basin properties and Echo Investment Partners foreclosure process.

January 15, 2020

Trends

Energy A&D Transactions From The Week Of Jan. 15, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including Kimbell’s acquisition of NGP-backed Springbok plus the closing of Parsley’s multibillion-dollar merger with Jagged Peak.

January 15, 2020

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

PDC Energy Completes $1.7 Billion All-stock Merger With SRC Energy

PDC now adds SRC Energy’s core area of operations in the Greater Wattenberg Field of the D-J Basin to its portfolio, which includes positions in the D-J and Permian basins.

January 14, 2020