Bakken

Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays

ConocoPhillips Counting On US Shale To Bring In More Cash

The U.S. independent has set its sights on bringing in $50 billion in free cash flow over the next decade, including $19 billion from its Lower 48 assets.

November 20, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Nov. 20, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including an Austin Chalk HBP leasehold package plus New Mexico exploratory acreage from Shell.

November 20, 2019

People , Investment , Company Profiles , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Executive Q&A: Brotherhood Of Minerals

Sanjit and Shan Bhattacharya built a nimble and flexible mineral buying company that competes on the ground with much bigger companies. And wins.

November 18, 2019

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count As of November 15, 2019

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

November 15, 2019

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Dakota Access Oil Pipeline Eyes Expansion Over Tribe’s Objections

Energy Transfer seeks to build a pump station and double capacity of the system.

November 14, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Nov. 13, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including a Permian Basin nonop package plus assets from QEP and Salt Creek Oil and Gas.

November 13, 2019

Lease Sales

Marketed: Multiple Salt Creek Nonop Bakken Shale Packages

Salt Creek Oil and Gas retained EnergyNet for the sale of multiple nonop packages of North Dakota Bakken Shale assets in Mountrail County through auctions closing Nov. 13.

November 11, 2019

Highlights

Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Nov. 8, 2019)

Wolfcamp wells and a U.S. Gulf of Mexico development test by Shell plus four Eagle Ford producers top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

November 8, 2019

Earnings , Unconventional , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Marathon Oil Adds Eagle Ford Scale With $185 Million Bolt-On

Marathon Oil also unveiled a new Delaware Basin oil play with over 60,000 contiguous net acres in Ward and Winkler counties, Texas.

November 7, 2019

People , Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Forty Under 40: John Argo, Continental Resources

Today’s featured Forty Under 40 honoree is John Argo, Continental Resources’ vice president of business development who has helped the Oklahoma City-based oil producer reduce its debt by more than $1 billion.

November 1, 2019