Rockies

Public Capital , People , Exploration & Production

Amplify Energy Names Martyn Willsher CEO in Leadership Reshuffle

Martyn Willsher, previously interim CEO and CFO of the Houston-based E&P company, has worked for Amplify Energy and its predecessor companies since 2012

January 22, 2021

Restructurings , Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Extraction Oil & Gas Emerges from Bankruptcy with Tom Tyree as CEO

Extraction Oil & Gas also instituted a new governance model that strives for “environmental leadership through low-impact operations, emission reductions and reporting,” says the company’s new chairman, Benjamin Dell.

January 22, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count as of January 22, 2021

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

January 22, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

E&P Plus: January 2021 US Drilling Activity Highlights

Check out the latest oil and gas drilling activity highlights across the U.S. including a Marcellus discovery announced by Chesapeake Energy in Pennsylvania’s Bradford County plus the two strongest Haynesville Shale wells drilled to date in North Louisiana.

January 20, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Jan. 20, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of ConocoPhillips’ $13.3 billion acquisition of Concho Resources, one of the largest independent shale producers in the Permian Basin. 

January 20, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Jan. 20, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Unit Petroleum operated Kansas properties plus a nonop Barnett Shale position from Tokyo Gas.

January 20, 2021

Restructurings , Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Gathering & Processing

NGL Energy Partners Provides Update on Extraction Bankruptcy

Extraction Oil & Gas is a customer of Grand Mesa Pipeline, a subsidiary of NGL Energy Partners that provides takeaway capacity for crude oil producers in the D-J Basin where Extraction’s operations are focused.

January 19, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Jan. 18, 2021)

The U.S. rig count rose by 10 in the last week, according to Enverus which also notes that the count is down less than 1% in the last month and down 50% year-over-year.

January 19, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Jan. 13, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Devon’s all-stock merger with WPX plus Pioneer completed its acquisition of Parsley creating a premier Permian independent energy company.

January 13, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Jan. 13, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including PennEnergy Resources Utica Shale properties plus bids are due for the sale of Gulf of Mexico Shelf assets by Ankor E&P Holdings and KOA Energy.

January 13, 2021