Williston

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

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Table: Top 12 IP Wells In The Three Forks

July 2019 update: Three Forks Discovery Tested Flowing 5.602 Mbbl Of Oil, 6.38 MMcf Of Gas Per Day

November 1, 2019

Unconventional , Top IP Wells , Shale Plays

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells In The Bakken

June 2019: Bakken well by Marathon Oil flows 7.956 Mbbl of oil and 7.897 MMcf of gas per day. 

November 1, 2019

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

US Oil Production Soars To Record In August

The U.S. has become the world's largest oil producer with output surging to records above 12 million barrels per day this year as technological advances have increased production from shale plays.

October 31, 2019

Earnings , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Continental Resources Profit Plunges On Weak Prices

Continental Resources' total production rose 12% to 332,315 barrels of oil equivalent per day, primarily boosted by higher output at its Bakken shale basin.

October 31, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Oct. 30, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including properties in the Permian Basin from Encana and Lilis Energy plus an ORRI package in the Eagle Ford Shale from Hess.

October 30, 2019

Drilling

Land Rig Market Softens As Operators Tighten Belts

Capex cuts cast a pall on future rig utilization while production continues to increase.

October 27, 2019

Lease Sales

Marketed: Williston Royalty Package, McKenzie County, North Dakota

Overland Oil & Gas retained EnergyNet for the sale of a package of Williston Basin mineral and royalty assets in North Dakota through an auction closing Nov. 5.

October 25, 2019

Earnings , Unconventional , Shale Plays

QEP Resources Chops Expenses, Costs In Permian Basin, Bakken

The company reported this week earnings of $81 million, up from $7.3 million in the same quarter last year, and record Permian production.

October 24, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Oct. 23, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Oklahoma assets in the Scoop and Stack shale plays from Grizzly Energy, formerly Vanguard Natural Resources.

October 23, 2019