Exploration & Production , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Australia’s Otto Energy Acquires Interest in South Texas Wells

Otto Energy agreed to participate in two exploration prospects located onshore Texas in Colorado and Lavaca counties testing the Wilcox play.

October 20, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Operated Working Interest in Weld County, Colorado

Nickel Road Operating retained Oil & Gas Asset Clearinghouse for the sale of its operated working interest in Colorado’s Weld County located within the western Wattenberg Field oil rim.

October 19, 2021

Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics

Clariant Opens State-of-the-art Eagle Ford Technology Center

Investment in the new Eagle Ford site will enhance local innovation and industry sustainability efforts in the dynamic North American market.

October 19, 2021

Private Equity , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

NGP’s Elk Range Royalties Acquires Core Permian Basin Position

Elk Range Royalties recently said it acquired certain Permian Basin royalty interests from an undisclosed seller evenly split between the Delaware and Midland basins.

October 18, 2021

Rig Counts , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Oct. 18, 2021)

The Permian Basin led the way in the increase, adding seven rigs in the last week to reach 241, while Appalachia and the Gulf Coast also gained rigs. The Williston Basin had the largest drop though.

October 18, 2021

Energy Transition , Technology

Woodside Collaborates with Bill Gates-backed Heliogen on Solar Project

Heliogen has been granted a Limited Notice To Proceed by Woodside to begin procurement of key equipment for a 5 megawatt (MW) commercial-scale demonstration facility in California. 

October 18, 2021

Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Joint Ventures , Gathering & Processing

Diamondback’s Rattler Midstream Acquires $104 Million Stake in Midland Basin JV

Rattler Midstream acquired a minority interest in a gas gathering and processing JV servicing the Midland Basin where Diamondback Energy is deploying a majority of its development capital.

October 15, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Chisholm Oil & Gas STACK Nonop Opportunity

Chisholm Oil & Gas retained Stephens Inc. for the sale of a nonoperated opportunity in the STACK play of Oklahoma, the majority of which is located in Kingfisher County.

October 15, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Jetstream Royalty Partners Delaware Basin Position

Jetstream Royalty Partners retained TenOaks Energy Advisors as its exclusive adviser in connection with the sale of its Delaware Basin royalty properties in New Mexico and West Texas.

October 15, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count as of October 15, 2021

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas RRC Dist. 1, 2, 3, 4., 5, 6, inland, offshore

October 15, 2021