Pinedale Jonah

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count As of December 6, 2019

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

December 6, 2019

Private Equity , Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

The Top 100 Private E&Ps

Producing 6.5 million barrels equivalent per day, these 100 private producers represent the best of the U.S. oil and gas industry.

July 12, 2019

Public Capital , People , Earnings , Conventional

Ultra Petroleum Fills Out Executive Team With Brad Johnson As CEO

Rockies oil and gas producer Ultra Petroleum’s recruitment of a new senior management team follows an agreement with its largest shareholder to pursue value-maximizing strategies.

March 7, 2019

Public Capital , Unconventional , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers , Company Profiles

Oil And Gas Investor Ranks Top 50 E&Ps

From the biggest operators with multinational portfolios to basin-specific smaller producers with motivation to grow. Investor showcases the 50 most-valued U.S. independents.

January 3, 2019

People , Earnings , Public Capital , Unconventional , Company Profiles , Technology

Wyoming Gas Producer Ultra Petroleum Taps David Honeyfield As CFO

Ultra Petroleum tapped David Honeyfield to succeed CFO Garland Shaw, who did not relocate from Houston following the recent move of the Wyoming gas producers’ headquarters to Englewood, Colo.

November 8, 2018

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Unconventional , Company Profiles

Ultra Petroleum Relocates To Denver Area Following Utah Exit

As a result of the $75 million sale of its Utah asset, Ultra’s portfolio now consists only of its Pinedale Field position in Southwest Wyoming.

October 17, 2018

Business , Unconventional

The Rockies: Re-Emerging As A Real Contender

Stratas expects capital outlays for unconventional oil in the Rockies to top $12 billion in 2018 as the industry’s views of the Bakken, Wattenberg and Powder River Basin change.

June 15, 2018

Business , Unconventional , Crude Oil , Technology

Stratas: US Oil Production To Grow By More Than 1 Million Barrels Daily In 2018

Stratas Advisors predicts growth for North American shale plays including expectations for ‘bigger and badder’ wells becoming the norm this year.

June 7, 2018

Company Profiles , People , Unconventional

Ultra Petroleum Taps Jay Stratton For COO Position

Jay Stratton has more than 30 years of experience in operations for both domestic and international oil and gas companies, most recently serving as COO at Jagged Peak Energy.

May 31, 2018

Unconventional

Rockies Activity Highlights: April 2018

Larry Prado, Hart Energy’s activity editor, summarizes recent action in Rockies shale plays including Bakken/Three Forks completions and XRL wells in the Niobrara.

April 27, 2018