Companies - Exclusives

Anadarko CEO: Conquering Frontiers Requires Exploration, Technology, Investment

International exploration and technology remain crucial to filling future energy demand.

May 18 2017 - 3:22pm

WPX's $38 Million Permian Bolt-On; Other E&Ps Graze On Deals

With one large bolt-on under its belt in the first quarter, WPX added another in the Delaware, but most first-quarter deals added slivers of acreage.

May 5 2017 - 11:06am

Lilis Energy Raises $140 Million For Permian A&D

Lilis Energy plans to use the capital to build on the momentum of assembling a 10,000-net acre position in the core of the Delaware.

Apr 27 2017 - 2:35pm

For US E&Ps, Is Recovery A Slow And Steady Circle?

Some E&Ps are ramping up production, spending more, ignoring balance sheet repair and continuing to get rock bottom prices from oilfield service companies. Can the recovery handle it?

Apr 24 2017 - 4:49pm

Former Oxy CEO Chazen Adds Bankability To Newest Blank-Check IPO

Stephen Chazen, former president of Occidental, will lead a new company that hopes to raise more than $600 million for shale gas acquisitions.

Apr 21 2017 - 3:30pm

Private Equity’s Next Big Thing May Be E&Ps’ Last Big Thing

Private-equity firms are spotting deals and purchasing large, legacy assets that E&Ps are jettisoning as they look for efficiencies and innovation to turn profits.

Apr 19 2017 - 4:44pm

Vine Resources Files $500 Million Haynesville Shale IPO

Speculation over potential Haynesville IPOs has included Vine and 2016 deal makers Indigo Minerals and Covey Park Energy.

Apr 11 2017 - 1:12pm

Sharing Knowledge Is Key To Growth For Noble Energy

Advanced subsurface modeling, extended laterals, pad drilling, optimized high-intensity completions and managed flowback are among the company’s focus areas.

Apr 6 2017 - 9:13am

Hess: The Oracle Of Lean In Oil And Gas

Hess Corp. has adopted lean manufacturing principles to increase the number of profitable Bakken Shale wells even as oil prices have declined.

Apr 5 2017 - 5:00pm

E&Ps, Lenders More Confident About Borrowing Bases, Survey Finds

Eagle Ford producer WildHorse Resource said April 5 that its borrowing base increased by $87.5 million, or about 24% compared to fall 2016.

Apr 5 2017 - 12:08pm

CEO Survey: Oil And Gas Innovation Key But Skilled Employees May Be Scarce

PwC’s 20th CEO survey shows that 90% of oil and gas leaders are concerned about leadership positions among a large, technical and skilled workforce in the oil patch.

Mar 29 2017 - 3:53pm

Former Anadarko CEO Latest Headliner In $1 Billion ‘Blank-Check’ IPO

Since former EOG Resources’ CEO Mark Papa’s debut blank-check company in February 2016, special-purpose acquisition companies have raised more than $1.5 billion.

Mar 27 2017 - 10:33am