Williston

Public Capital , People , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Enerplus Taps Wade Hutchings From Devon Energy For COO Role

Wade Hutchings’ appointment as COO is in conjunction with the retirement of Ray Daniels, who has had a decades-long career in energy including 12 years at Enerplus.

January 16, 2020

Shale Plays , Drilling

STEP Energy Services Completes Inaugural Coiled Tubing Job In North Dakota

STEP Energy Services (STEP) performed its first coiled tubing job in North Dakota earlier this month for an independent oil producer in the area, the company said on Jan. 16.

January 16, 2020

Lease Sales

On The Market Oil And Gas Quicklist (Week Of Jan. 15, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Corterra Energy Arkoma Basin properties and Echo Investment Partners foreclosure process.

January 15, 2020

Trends

Energy A&D Transactions From The Week Of Jan. 15, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including Kimbell’s acquisition of NGP-backed Springbok plus the closing of Parsley’s multibillion-dollar merger with Jagged Peak.

January 15, 2020

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Crude Oil , Shale Plays , Trends

Mark Papa: US Oil Growth To Slow, Likely Spurring Shale Buyouts

U.S. oil output growth is expected to slow over the next five years, likely prompting oil majors to "gobble up" smaller shale oil producers, Mark Papa told Reuters.

January 14, 2020

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Completions , Water Management

Key Frac Ingredients Moving In Different Directions

The dialing in of optimal completion designs by operators is keeping sand and water providers busy right-sizing their logistical response.

January 13, 2020

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Domestic Energy Supply: DUC And Cover!

Drilled but uncompleted wells have become an increasing point of contention—in both how to define them and how to count them.

January 13, 2020

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Jan. 8, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Permian Basin properties from a Chapter 11 sale and a package of interest in Apache-operated Midland Basin wells.

January 8, 2020

Technology

Infrastructure Networks Partnership To Bring 5G Service To US Shale Patch

Infrastructure Networks Inc. said Jan. 7 that it has completed a major expansion of its private LTE network, adding capacity in existing areas, doubling geographic coverage and upgrading the network to be 5G-ready. 

January 8, 2020

Trends

A&D Transactions From The Week Of Jan. 8, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the sale of Shell’s remaining Haynesville position plus the closing of Callon’s $2.7 billion merger with Carrizo Oil & Gas.

January 8, 2020