Post Tagged with: "Permian"

Source: Houston Chronicle

Oil pain spreads beyond Permian to small towns across America

Houston Chronicle


The oil market turmoil sparked by Saudi Arabia and Russia is threatening U.S. jobs even in Cut Bank, Montana, and Magnolia, Arkansas — relatively obscure communities in the world of energy.

In such places, mom-and-pop outfits run so-called …

Is Depression-Era Production Regulation What OPEC Really Wants To See?

Is Depression-Era Production Regulation What OPEC Really Wants To See?

Journal of Petroleum Technology


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: Excellent piece by Steve Rassenfoss. Our host, Michael Tanner, on the 360 Digital Closing Bell reported on the Texas Railroad Commission has been invited to the next OPEC meeting. This is

ExxonMobil outlines progress on long-term growth strategy

ExxonMobil outlines progress on long-term growth strategy

ExxonMobil


Woods told investors that ExxonMobil (stock ticker: XOM) is planning capital expenditures of between $30 billion to $35 billion annually through 2025, consistent with previous guidance. For 2020, the company anticipates an investment level of up to $33 billion, …

Source: Houston Chronicle

Chevron leans on Permian to Shower $80 billion on investors

Houston Chronicle


Chevron Corp. plans as much as $80 billion in dividends and share buybacks over the next five years, boosting distributions by 20 percent compared with the most recent pace of payouts as the U.S. oil giant ramps up …

March 3, 2020 - 12:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News
MultiState Producing Property Sale Package (Permian Focus)

MultiState Producing Property Sale Package (Permian Focus)

The following information is provided by Energy Advisors Group Inc. (EAG), formerly PLS Divestment Services. All inquiries on the following listings should be directed to EAG. EnerCom Inc. is not a brokerage firm and does not endorse or

Pioneer Natural Resources Company Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Financial and Operating Results; Provides 2020 Outlook

Pioneer Natural Resources Company Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Financial and Operating Results; Provides 2020 Outlook

Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD) (“Pioneer” or “the Company”) today reported financial and operating results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2019. Pioneer reported fourth quarter net income attributable to common stockholders of $344 million, or $2.06 per …

Hunt Oil seeks latest fortune in Permian Basin

Hunt Oil seeks latest fortune in Permian Basin

Chron


A storied oil company that got its start in East Texas is seeking its latest fortune in the Permian Basin of West Texas.

Hunt Oil seeks latest fortune in Permian Basin-oilandgas360Founded in in 1934, Hunt Oil Co. drilled its first oil wells in the Piney Woods …

U.S. crude oil production efficiency continues to improve

U.S. crude oil production efficiency continues to improve

EIA



U.S. tight oil production increased in 2017, accounting for 54% of total U.S. crude oil production, in part because of the increasing productivity of new wells. Since 2007, the average first full month of oil production from new wells …

February 1, 2020 - 7:19 pm Crude Oil News, EIA News That Matters
Source: Houston Chronicle

Enterprise starts up 2 new natural gas processing plants in Texas

Houston Chronicle


Houston pipeline operator Enterprise Products Partners has started operations at two new natural gas processing plants this week.

The company announced on Thursday morning that it had started its Bulldog cryogenic natural gas processing plant in the Haynesville …

January 23, 2020 - 1:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, LNG, Natural Gas News
Source: Reuters/Dennis Owen

U.S. OKs Kinder Morgan request to start Texas Lockridge natgas pipe work

Reuters


The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Wednesday approved Kinder Morgan Inc’s (KMI.N) Dec. 13 request to start construction of its proposed Lockridge natural gas pipeline in the Permian basin in West Texas.

The Lockridge project …

Permian Basin Chapter 11 Sale

Permian Basin Chapter 11 Sale

The following information is provided by Energy Advisors Group Inc. (EAG), formerly PLS Divestment Services. All inquiries on the following listings should be directed to EAG. EnerCom Inc. is not a brokerage firm and does not endorse or

Source: Houston Chronicle

EOG Resources sells saltwater disposal wells in New Mexico

Houston Chronicle


Houston oil giant EOG Resources has sold nearly half of its saltwater disposal wells in the New Mexico side of the Permian Basin.

EOG Resources confirmed the sale of 23 saltwater disposal wells and 300 miles of oilfield …

Permian drilling must pick up just to maintain current production.

Permian drilling must pick up just to maintain current production.

Chron –


In 2019, Permian production started the year at 3.8 million barrels per day, a million barrels higher than 2018.

Drilling activity in the booming Permian Basin must accelerate just in order to maintain current production volumes, according to …

December 12, 2019 - 9:19 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Popular 3
Source: PR Newswire

Ecopetrol and Occidental complete investment agreement in the US Permian Basin

BOGOTÁ, ColombiaNov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) (“the Company”) informs that today it completed the joint venture transaction announced last July 31, 2019.  Through this deal, the Company and Occidental Petroleum Corp (NYSE: …

Concho aims to right the ship after disastrous previous results

Concho aims to right the ship after disastrous previous results

Houston Chronicle


Midland’s Concho Resources reported a rising profit and increased oil production for the third quarter, helping to right the ship after disastrous results earlier this year.

Fairly or not, Concho was pegged as a poster child for weakening …

Source: Enterprise Product Partners

Enterprise’s Midland-to-ECHO oil pipeline system expansions to add 450,000 bpd each

Source: Reuters


NEW YORK (Reuters) – Enterprise Products Partners LP said on Monday it expects its Midland-to-ECHO 3 and 4 Permian crude pipeline system expansions will add about 450,000 barrels per day (bpd) each of additional capacity.

Midland-to-ECHO 4 is …

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New study blames some Permian Basin earthquakes on fracking

Source: Houston Chronicle


A new study from the University of Texas at Austin is blaming hydraulic fracturing activity on some earthquakes in the Permian Basin of West Texas.

In a study released Tuesday afternoon, scientists with the TexNet Seismic Monitoring …

October 16, 2019 - 9:01 am Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Fracing
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Parsley Energy to buy Jagged Peak for $1.65 billion in Permian merger

Source: Houston Chronicle


Austin-based Parsley Energy said it will pay $1.65 billion to acquire Denver’s Jagged Peak Energy in a combination of Permian Basin players.

The all-stock deal turns Parsley into a buyer at a time when energy analysts believed …

President and CEO of Panhandle Oil and Gas Resigns

President and CEO of Panhandle Oil and Gas Resigns

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Paul F. Blanchard Jr. steps down as president, CEO and director of Panhandle Oil and Gas
Panhandle Oil and Gas (stock ticker: PHX), a mineral and leasehold acreage-focused capital allocator, has

Enerflex Appoints New CFO, General Counsel

Enerflex Appoints New CFO, General Counsel

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Enerflex names Sanjay Bishnoi as senior vice president and CFO, David Izett as senior vice president and general counsel
Enerflex Ltd. (stock ticker: ENRFF), a Calgary-based oilfield service company, has appointed

Source: Solaris Water Midstream

H2O Midstream Acquires Sabalo Energy Assets, Closes 15-Year Agreement

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

H2O Midstream purchases produced water infrastructure from Sabalo Energy and executes a 15-year acreage dedication
H2O Midstream LLC, a water infrastructure company based in Houston, has acquired produced water infrastructure from

U.S. Oil Sector Sets Another Record in Another Sign of Energy Independence

U.S. Oil Sector Sets Another Record in Another Sign of Energy Independence

From The Houston Chronicle


The U.S. energy sector broke another record last year as the shale boom sent natural gas and petroleum production soaring.

U.S. petroleum and natural gas production jumped by 16 percent and by 12 percent respectively in …

Cushing, Okla., is one of the United States oil facilities in the Keystone Pipeline System.

TransCanada’s 4,250-kilometre (2,640 mile) Keystone Pipeline System transports approximately 20 per cent of western Canadian crude oil exports to key refineries in the U.S. Midwest and Gulf Coast, where it is converted into fuel and other useful petroleum products.

U.S. Crude Stockpiles Fall, with Cushing Down for a Seventh Week – EIA

From Reuters


U.S. crude oil stockpiles fell more than expected last week with supplies at the Cushing, Oklahoma hub dropping for a seventh week, while gasoline and distillate inventories rose, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday.

Crude inventories fell …

Texas Shale Towns Grapple with Growth as Oil-Bust Fears Fade

Texas Shale Towns Grapple with Growth as Oil-Bust Fears Fade

From Reuters


In west Texas, the center of the U.S. oil boom, about 3,800 students at Permian High School are crammed into a campus designed for 2,500, with 20 portable buildings to help with the overflow.

School officials had expected …

U.S. Oil Firms Challenge Pipeline Surcharge for Steel Tariff: Filing

U.S. Oil Firms Challenge Pipeline Surcharge for Steel Tariff: Filing

From Reuters


Two U.S. shale producers have challenged an energy pipeline operator’s proposed surcharge for the Trump administration’s 25% tariff on imported steel, raising the stakes for pipeline builders facing higher construction costs.

The United States imposed tariffs on imported …

Source: TOPS/LinkedIn

Black Bay Energy Capital Backs Permian-Based Oilfield Services Company

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Black Bay Energy Capital forms partnership with Total Operations and Production Services
Black Bay Energy Capital, a private equity firm focused primarily on the oilfield services and equipment sector, has formed

Source: Occidental Petroleum

Oxy Lowers Production Guidance on Legacy Anadarko Assets

From The Houston Chronicle


With Occidental Petroleum finalizing its $38 billion acquisition of Anadarko Petroleum last week, Oxy is now lowering its oil and gas production guidance for the legacy Anadarko assets.

For the rest of this year, Oxy said …

Source: QEP Resources

Anvil Capital Partners Provides Funding for Two Companies

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Vermilion Cliffs Partners gets $11 million senior secured loan facility
On Monday, Anvil Capital Partners, a private credit special situations lending firm, announced the final close of an $11 million senior

U.S. Shale Oil Output to Rise to Record 8.77 Million bpd in Sept – EIA

U.S. Shale Oil Output to Rise to Record 8.77 Million bpd in Sept – EIA

From Reuters


U.S. oil output from seven major shale formations is expected to rise by 85,000 barrels per day (bpd) in September, to a record 8.77 million bpd, the U.S. Energy Information Administration forecast in its monthly drilling productivity report …

Source: Summit Midstream Partners LP

Summit Midstream Appoints New President and CEO

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Summit Midstream Partners appoints J. Heath Deneke as president, CEO and board member
Summit Midstream Partners LP (stock ticker: SMLP), a master limited partnership located in The Woodlands, Texas, has appointed