Exploration Production

Exclusives

Summer NAPE: Oil Companies Look To Form Partnerships

Acreage in the Louisiana Austin Chalk and Anadarko Basin’s Oswego Formation were among the prospects presented during Summer NAPE.

August 17, 2018

BP Bets Big On Shale For Its US Comeback

Onshore push signals renewed confidence eight years after Macondo.

August 17, 2018

US GoM Lease Sale Nets More Than $178 Million In High Bids

Preliminary sale statistics show 29 companies placed 171 bids on 144 blocks in the U.S. GoM.

August 15, 2018

Diamondback To Acquire Energen In $9.2 Billion All-Stock Deal

The transaction comes days after Diamondback Energy said it would add to its Northern Midland position with the roughly $1.25 billion cash-and-stock purchase of Ajax Resources.

August 14, 2018

Premium Blend

Premium Blend: 'The Permian Is Our Future'

WPX CEO Rick Muncrief discusses the differences between its San Juan and Delaware basin assets and highlights the role of the Permian, where the company has more than 120,000 net acres.

May 24, 2017

Rig Count

US Oil Rig Count Holds Steady This Week

The rig count, an early indicator of future output, held at 869 in the week to Aug. 17, Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE: BHGE), said in its weekly report.

August 17, 2018

US Oil Rig Count Grows By 10

Drillers added 10 oil rigs in the week to Aug. 10, bringing the total count to 869, the highest level since March 2015, Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE: BHGE), said in its weekly report.

August 10, 2018

US Oil Rig Count Falls By Two

Drillers cut two oil rigs in the week to Aug. 3, bringing the total count down to 859, Baker Hughes, a GE company, said in its weekly report.

August 3, 2018

US Drillers Add Three Oil Rigs

Drillers added three oil rigs in the week to July 27, bringing the total count to 861, Baker Hughes, a GE company, said in its weekly report.

July 27, 2018