Exploration & Production - Exclusives

Forty Under 40: Ben Hunter, Pine Wave Energy Partners

Today’s Forty Under 40 honoree is Ben Hunter, CEO and co-founder of Pine Wave Energy Partners, a company focused on unconventional development in the East Texas Basin.

November 26, 2018

Awaiting The Digital Oil Field

Think of the digital oil field as a weather analog. Everyone talks about it but, at the end of the day, little is done.

November 23, 2018

Forty Under 40: Brian Hansen, Vortus Investments

Brian Hansen, principal of private-equity firm Vortus Investments who previously spent 14 years working for Pioneer Natural Resources, is today’s Forty Under 40 honoree.

November 21, 2018

What An Intelligent E&P Enterprise Should Look Like

The ‘I’ stands for intelligence, a digitally driven attribute that energy companies need more of to compete — and one they can build in themselves, as BP, Shell and others are proving.

November 21, 2018

Be Thankful For These 12 Energy Developments In 2018

Stratas Advisors lists its countdown of the top energy development so far this year.

November 20, 2018

Lonestar Resources Tacks On Eagle Ford Acreage At ‘Attractive Price’

Lonestar Resources acquired producing properties in an area of the Sugarkane Field that CEO Frank D. Bracken III said features some of the thickest Lower Eagle Ford shale in South Texas.

November 20, 2018

Transformation Continues For Anadarko Petroleum

Dual-basin independent E&P ready for 2019.

November 19, 2018

Cimarex To Acquire Delaware Basin ‘Bolt-on’ Resolute Energy For $1.6 Billion

Cimarex CEO Tom Jorden said Delaware Basin pure-play Resolute Energy, which has faced recent investor pressure to pursue a sale or merger, is a ‘bolt-on asset tailor-made for Cimarex.’

November 19, 2018

QEP Resources Exits Haynesville In $735 Million Sale To Aethon Energy

The sale follows several other divestitures marking regional exits including QEP Resources’ recent $1.7 billion Williston sale as the company aims to become a Permian Basin pure-play.

November 19, 2018

EOG Targets Lower Costs As It Improves Inventory

Houston-based independent oil and gas producer EOG Resources has secured 65% of its expected services for 2019.

November 16, 2018

Midcontinent Activity Highlights: November 2018

Here’s some recent action in Midcontinent oil and gas plays including Western Anadarko and Fayetteville producers, extended-lateral Arkoma Woodford wells and a Wolfcamp discovery in the Permian Basin.

November 16, 2018

Forty Under 40: Chase Gibson, Contender Energy Partners

Today’s Forty Under 40 honoree is Chase Gibson, who helped co-found the Dallas-based diversified energy capital firm Contender Energy Partners without third-party capital when he was 29 years old.

November 16, 2018