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April 2014

Cover Story
  • The Williston Basin

    Congressman Pete Olson of Sugar Land, Texas, told a story in 2012 at an Oil Council meeting in Houston about ...
Feature
  • Restructuring Buyside Advisory

    The current industry standard of project-specific, limited buyside advisory suggests a need for a new, innovative process in acquisition guidance. ...
  • Beyond The Audit

    As accounting firms have further specialized their practices and bolstered their oil and gas sectors with professionals boasting deep backgrounds ...
  • Retooling Chesapeake

    Robert Douglas (Doug) Lawler has the distinction of being the second chief executive officer of Chesapeake Energy Corp., a revolutionary ...
  • Encana Drills Deep In Search Of High-Return Liquids

    In January 2014, Encana's corporate guidance restated its commitment to developing its liquids-rich assets, allocating a record $1.875 billion toward ...
  • Trading Places

    Killing the ban on U.S. crude oil exports will be no easy task.

    The laws banning exports, created in crisis ...

  • Private Outlook

    Bill Hall would have flipped his 30-well position in 60,000 South Texas acres by now, but buyers want packages with ...
From The Editor-In-Chief
  • The Cost Of High Costs

    It was a startling comment. At the IHS CERAWeek energy conference in Houston, the top gun at an international major ...
Capital Markets
  • A Wonderful Life

    Those familiar with “It’s a Wonderful Life,” the classic Christmas film star- ring Jimmy Stewart, may remember the scene in ...
Completions
  • First Tracks On Air

    Former Secretary of State George Shultz came to the third annual Vail Global Energy Forum in early March with a ...
E&P Momentum
  • Mexico's Energy Reform

    No one can blame U.S. oil and gas companies for whistling a little James Taylor following Mexico’s historic energy reform ...
Legends
  • Chatting With George King

    George King began his engineering career as soon as he could walk and take things apart. Saturday was trash day ...
At Closing
  • Two-Edged Gas Blade

    To hear him tell it, the chief economist for the International Energy Agency believes the U.S. has a proverbial foot ...