Exploration & Production

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The Value Of Great Rock

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 16:25

Valerie Mitchell, general manager-Midcontinent for Newfield Exploration Co., recently discussed the company's work in several Oklahoma plays including the company's target, the Springer Shale. Oklahoma's infrastructure, competitive service costs and favorable government--"in addition to having really great rock"--contribute to The Woodlands, Texas-based company's success there. The Springer, Meramec, and Woodford all appear similar and have strong commercial value, she said.

Rig Count


Sanchez, Halcón Latest E&Ps To Tamp Down Capex

Halcón’s budget will fall 60% from 2014 levels while Sanchez reduces rigs.

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 11:27

Permian Basin Uses Record Number of Domestic Rigs

The number of rigs in the Permian and the Bakken was analyzed.

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 14:06

Integrated Services Could See Revenues Rise 10% In 2013, Analyst Says

Bakken share gains should reverse as drilling stagnates, activity in other basins expands.

Mon, 01/14/2013 - 14:00

Five Reasons Land Rig Count is Dropping

As operators drill wells more quickly they are meeting program goals with fewer rigs.

Wed, 10/03/2012 - 15:10