Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count As of October 18, 2019

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

October 18, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Oct. 16, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including positions in the Permian Basin from Apache and Chevron.

October 16, 2019

People , Water Management , Midstream

Goodnight Midstream Adds Former Paradigm CFO Ben Daitch To Team

Goodnight Midstream named Ben Daitch as CFO on Oct .15, replacing Andrejka Bernatova, who had been with the Dallas-based company for a little over a year.

October 15, 2019

Public Capital , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Whiting Petroleum In Deal Talks With Abraxas Petroleum: Sources

Whiting Petroleum, an oil and gas producer with operations in North Dakota and Colorado, is in deal talks with San Antonio-based Abraxas Petroleum, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

October 14, 2019

Lease Sales

Marketed: Blue Flame Minerals Bakken/Three Forks Position

Blue Flame Minerals retained RedOaks Energy Advisors for the sale of its Bakken/Three Forks minerals position located in North Dakota in an offering closing Oct. 31.

October 9, 2019

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Technology

Halliburton Cutting 650 Jobs As Oilfield Business Slows

U.S. oilfield services firm Halliburton on Oct. 9 said it was cutting 650 jobs across Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and North Dakota amid slowing oil and gas activity.

October 9, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Oct. 9, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including ConocoPhillips Louisiana Austin Chalk leasehold and a package of producing minerals in the Piceance Basin.

October 9, 2019

Lease Sales

Marketed: BLM New Mexico Lease Sale Including Permian Tracts

The BLM New Mexico lease sale takes place on Nov. 7 and includes about 3,400 acres in Eddy and Lea counties located within the Permian Basin, according to EnergyNet.

October 9, 2019

Field Development , Pipelines

Analyst: Permian Basin Venting, Flaring Stabilizes

New pipelines coming online are expected to ease Permian Basin gas takeaway capacity woes.

October 8, 2019

Unconventional , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Abraxas Petroleum Exits South Texas With Sale Of Noncore Assets

The transactions with the undisclosed buyers are expected to close within the next 45 days, the company said in a news release.

October 3, 2019