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Acquisitions & Divestitures - Mergers & Acquisitions

Woodside Petroleum Sees A&D Activity Heating Up

Woodside, Australia's biggest independent oil and gas producer, has announced two deals over the past four months together worth up to $830 million.


Land Ho! Dril-Quip Comes Ashore In $143 Million Deal

The company picks up TIW Corp., founded during the First World War, for its first acquisition since it was formed in 1981.


RSP Permian Upsizes Equity Offering To Fund Silver Hill Deal

RSP expects total gross proceeds of about $874.5 million from the offering, which will be used to pay for its purchase of Silver Hill. If the acquisition doesn't occur, RSP will use the proceeds to fund its 2017 capital budget.


RSP Permian Buys Delaware Basin’s Silver Hill For $2.4 Billion

The acquisition complements RSP's Permian portfolio, where it operates in the Midland Basin.


Mayor Named Global Energy Sector Head For KPMG

Mayor Named Global Energy Sector Head For KPMG


Service Companies Notch Another Deal In Slowly-Moving Rollup

Frank’s International agrees to merger with Blackhawk Specialty Tools for $321 million in cash and stock.


Private Midland Basin E&Ps Unite To Form 63,000 Acre Stronghold

The companies’ acreage is located in highly-sought Texas counties including Midland, Martin, Howard and Glasscock.


TransCanada's Columbia Pipeline Offers To Buy MLP For $848 Million

TransCanada, which completed its $10.3 billion takeover of Columbia Pipeline Group in July, had said it was reviewing strategic alternatives for MLP holdings, including Columbia Pipeline Partners.


Range Resources Closes $4.2 Billion Merger With Memorial

The value of the all-stock transaction, which included the assumption of Memorial Resource's debt, was about $200 million less than originally reported when the deal was announced May 16.


Clariant To Buy Permian-Focused Oilfield Service Companies

Clariant is buying Kel-Tech Inc. of Midland, Texas, from private equity firm Arsenal Capital Partners and Irving, Texas-based X-Chem LLC from NCH Corp., with the deal to be completed on Oct. 1.


Canadian Energy Asset Sales Could Pick Up In Coming Months

Large- and mid-sized energy companies with the resources to buy assets, as well as private-equity firms, have mostly shown restraint despite the drop in oil prices, Reuters reported. 


Enterprise Products Withdraws Takeover Bid For Williams

Enterprise Product Partners' approach came after Energy Transfer Equity LP terminated its merger agreement with Williams in June after a prolonged legal battle, Reuters reported.