Onshore

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Drilling , Digital Oilfield

Shale Solutions: Driving Drilling Performance To Lower Operating Costs

New-generation downhole motor delivers increased horsepower, torque and durability to drill the curve and lateral in one run and drill extended-lateral sections.

January 17, 2020

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in Woodford Shale

January 2020 update: Two Woodford Wells Completed In Grady County, Okla., By Gulfport Energy

January 17, 2020

Exploration & Production , Emissions , Technology

Crestone Peak Enters Air Quality Monitoring Partnership For Colorado Well Sites

Crestone Peak Resources revealed on Jan. 16 an innovative partnership for a large-scale test of real-time continuous air quality monitoring at its oil and natural gas production sites in Colorado.

January 17, 2020

Lease Sales

Marketed: Merit Energy Powder River Basin Waterflood Asset

Merit Energy retained Detring Energy Advisors to market for sale its 100% operated producing properties, leasehold and related assets located in Campbell and Crook counties, Wyo., with bids due Feb. 26.

January 17, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count As Of January 17, 2020

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

January 17, 2020

Public Capital

Bakken Nonop Northern Oil And Gas Buys Back Debt

Northern Oil and Gas, an E&P with a nonop position in the core of the Williston Basin Bakken and Three Forks play, said the agreement was with an institutional holder of its 2023 notes.

January 16, 2020

Lease Sales

Marketed: Marathon Oil Horizontal Oklahoma Well For Sale

Marathon Oil retained Energy Advisors Group for the sale of one recently completed horizontal Marchand well located on trend with Southern Oklahoma Hoxbar Oil Trend (SOHOT) in Caddo County, Okla.

January 16, 2020

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

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment

Florida Agrees To Buy Swath Of Everglades To Protect It From Oil Drilling

Florida’s agreement to purchase 20,000 acres (8,094 hectares) of land from Kanter Real Estate LLC, if consummated, would mark the largest wetlands acquisition by the state in a decade, Governor Ron DeSantis said in a statement.

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