Eagle Ford

Investment , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Bellatorum Resources Launches $100 Million Fund Targeting Texas Royalty Acquisitions

Capital raised for Bellatorum Resources’ latest fund will be used to purchase oil and gas royalties in Texas, including in the Permian Basin, Eagle Ford Shale, Haynesville Shale, and Barnett Shale plays.

December 3, 2020

Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Eagle Ford

March 2020: Gonzales, DeWitt County, Texas, Eagle Ford Completions Reported by EOG Resources Inc.

December 1, 2020

Restructurings , Shale Plays , Gathering & Processing , Pipelines

Williams Restructures Midstream Contracts with Bankrupt Chesapeake

Pipeline operator Williams Companies Inc. said on Nov. 23 it will take ownership of some of Chesapeake Energy Corp’s assets in exchange for accepting lower gas gathering fees from the bankrupt shale producer.

November 23, 2020

Unconventional , Reservoir Evaluation , Shale Plays

EOG Shares Insight on Dorado Gas Discovery in Austin Chalk, Eagle Ford

EOG’s newly unveiled Dorado natural gas play has an estimated net resource potential of 21 Tcf in 700 ft of stacked pay in the Austin Chalk and Eagle Ford Shale formations.

November 6, 2020

Exploration & Production , Reservoir Evaluation , Discoveries

EOG Adds 21 Tcf Resource Potential with Austin Chalk, Eagle Ford Gas Play

The Houston-headquartered company said Nov. 5 that the Dorado play has an estimated net resource potential of 21 Tcf in 700 ft of stacked pay.

November 5, 2020

Public Capital , Earnings , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

US Shale Producer Marathon Oil Posts Fourth Straight Quarterly Loss

Marathon Oil reported a loss of $317 million, or 40 cents per share, for the quarter ended Sept. 30, compared to a profit of $165 million, or 21 cents per share, a year earlier.

November 4, 2020

Policy & Regulations

Democratic Dreams Dashed As Texas Railroad Commission Remains Republican Only

Railroad Commission candidate Chrysta Castañeda loses her bid to become the first Democrat to win a Texas statewide office in decades in a clear loss to Republican James “Jim” Wright.

November 3, 2020

Business , Unconventional , Crude Oil , Shale Plays , Completions , Pressure Pumping

Will US Oil Production Ever Hit 13 Million Barrels Per Day Again?

Analysts discuss the outlook for the U.S. shale sector as it recovers from the latest downturn, awaiting higher global demand.

November 1, 2020

Lease Sales

Marketed: Eagle Ford Shale ORRI Package, Burleson County, Texas

Clear Fork Royalty Fund LP retained EnergyNet for the sale of an overriding royalty interest package in the Eagle Ford Shale in Burleson County, Texas, through an auction closing Oct. 29.

October 22, 2020

Rig Counts

US Oil, Gas Rig Count Rises by Most Since January

The oil and gas rig count, an early indicator of future output, rose for the fifth week in a row, increasing 13 to 282 in the week to Oct. 16, energy services firm Baker Hughes Co. said in its closely followed report on Oct.16.

October 16, 2020