Acquisitions & Divestitures

A&D - E&P

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Challenging Legal Climate Confronts Louisiana Production

Lawsuits are ‘driving investment out of the state,’ industry spokesman says.

Mike Madere
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 10:46
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Oilfield Services Intensify

Pressure builds for service and supply companies as customers demand more, faster, better technology—at lower cost.

Leslie Haines
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 10:35
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Monster Wells Scare Up Bigger Recoveries And Well Costs In Eagle Ford

Operators are cracking the code of enhanced recovery in the Eagle Ford, one that comes at a heavy price.

Richard Mason
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 10:35
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Not All Is Worry-Free In Oil-Crazy Texas

Producers cannot escape the grip of regulation.

Mike Madere
Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:16

Insight

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Fuling Field: China Pushes To Replicate US Shale Revolution

China is widely believed to have the world’s largest technically recoverable shale gas resources.

Emily Moser
Wed, 08/20/2014 - 14:04
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Social Media Could Be Key To Gaining Social License To Operate

A survey implies the industry is underutilizing social media to communicate with the public, specifically concerning fracking.

Velda Addison
Mon, 08/18/2014 - 14:09
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Paul Zecchi Discusses Mexico Opportunity, Outlook For Argentina

Also, Zecchi is more optimistic about international gas futures than US oil futures.

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 14:22
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CNPC Said To Buy $5B In Largest Kazakh Field

CNPC is planning to acquire 8.33% in the Kashagan project from state oil company KazMunaiGaz National Co.

Fri, 06/28/2013 - 09:15

Joint Ventures

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Carrier Energy Partners, Panther Energy II Form Delaware Basin JV

Carrier will have the right to participate in 49% of Panther's working interest in wells drilled.

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:24
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Synergy Resources To Jointly Develop Nebraska Conventional Oil Play

The agreement covers a defined area of 8,011 net mineral acres in Dundy County and provides for the drilling of up to 10 wells.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 10:38
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Swift's Project Might Bring Activity Back To Eagle Ford

Swift Energy in July quietly entered a small joint venture with Indonesia’s PT Saka Energi to develop a parcel of the Eagle Ford Shale within the largely forgotten lean gas window. 

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 09:21
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Swift Energy, PT Saka Energi Indonesia Close Eagle Ford JV

Swift will use the proceeds to reduce the borrowings under its credit facility, and to fund Eagle Ford property developments, the company said.

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:42

Mergers & Acquistions

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Kinder Morgan’s Mammoth Roll Up Would Tally $71 Billion

The deal would be one of the largest in the U.S. since the $41 billion merger of ExxonMobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and XTO Energy in 2010.  

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:12
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Megadeals Return To A&D In First Half Of 2014

There were 12 megadeals during the second quarter of 2014, representing $30.8 billion, or 73% of total deal value.

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:24
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Tracking Bakken, Eagle Ford Development Over Time

Analyzing the Bakken's 'historical transaction trends' allows for discussion of 'the current development phase and likely near-term events' in the Eagle Ford.

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 00:00
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Diamondback Makes $538 Million Midland Basin Acquisition

In less than a year, Diamondback's deals--worth $1.4 billion--gave it "an enviable" position in the Midland and Permian basins.

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 13:48

Midstream

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Kinder Consolidation Boosts CEO’s Value By $800 Million

Richard Kinder’s personal stake of 243.1 million shares in KMI makes him the largest individual investor in the Houston-based energy infrastructure company, Bloomberg said.

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 11:50
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Rice Energy Plans IPO Of Midstream MLP

Rice would control the partnership that would initially own gas gathering and water distribution lines in Pennsylvania, Bloomberg said. 

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 09:42
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Plains All American Seeks To Export Condensate

According to Bloomberg, CEO Greg Armstrong said Plains All American Pipeline has 'all the same assets in place' to export condensate as Pioneer Natural Resources and Enterprise Product Partners.

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:25
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Regency Energy Partners Details 2Q Financial Results

The quarter ended June 30, the company added.

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 09:29

Service & Supply

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Oilfield Services Intensify

Pressure builds for service and supply companies as customers demand more, faster, better technology—at lower cost.

Leslie Haines
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 10:35
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Concho: Permian Drilling Boom Causing Sand Delivery Delays

A drilling boom in West Texas has driven up demand and created logistical problems for delivering the material, Bloomberg reported Aug. 7.

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 08:53
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Compressco Partners Enters Transformative Acquisition

Compressco Partners LP will purchase all outstanding shares of Compressor Systems Inc. from Warren Equipment Co. for $825 million in cash.

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 10:23
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Antelope Oil Tool Acquires Advanced Composite Systems

Intervale Capital, a Boston-based private-equity firm, backed Antelope, the company said.

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:59