Current Headlines

  1. API’s Sommers Highlights U.S. Economic Leadership In Annual State Of American Energy Address
    1/8/2019

    API President and CEO Mike Sommers recently addressed more than 400 government, labor and industry leaders on America’s economic leadership at API’s ninth annual State of American Energy address.

  2. ExxonMobil And IBM To Advance Energy Sector Application Of Quantum Computing
    1/8/2019

    ExxonMobil said recently that it has signed a partnership agreement with IBM to advance the potential use of quantum computing in developing next-generation energy and manufacturing technologies.

  3. ExxonMobil Begins Drilling Haimara-1 Exploration Well Offshore Guyana
    1/7/2019

    ExxonMobil said recently that it has begun drilling the Haimara-1 exploration well offshore Guyana, the first of two planned wells in January.

  4. Emerge Energy Services LP Announces Sand Supply Agreement With Chesapeake Energy Corporation
    1/7/2019

    Emerge Energy Services LP today announced that its subsidiary Superior Silica Sands LLC ("Superior") has signed a new agreement with Chesapeake Energy Corporation ("Chesapeake") covering frac sand supplied from Superior's San Antonio mine in South Texas.

  5. Danos Secures Major Contracts
    1/7/2019

    Danos has secured a contract with Equinor for production operation support on its Titan SPAR platform, located in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

  6. Viking Closes ~ $90M Acquisition And Financing Transaction; Significantly Expands Portfolio Of Producing Oil & Gas Assets In Texas And Louisiana
    1/2/2019

    Viking Energy Group, Inc. (“Viking”) (OTCQB: VKIN) is pleased to announce that it has acquired  producing oil and gas assets in Texas and Louisiana, and increased its overall proven oil and gas reserves by approximately 10,500,000 BOE in connection with the acquisition.

  7. Halliburton President And CEO Jeff Miller Appointed As Chairman Of The Board
    1/2/2019

    Halliburton Company recently announced its Board of Directors has appointed Jeff Miller, the Company’s president and CEO, as Chairman of the Board, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Consistent with the Company’s corporate governance guidelines, Executive Chairman Dave Lesar retired on Dec. 31, 2018.

  8. Rowan Announces Contract Extension For The Gorilla VI
    1/2/2019

    Rowan Companies plc ("Rowan" or the "Company") announced that the Rowan Gorilla VI (a Super Gorilla class jack-up) has been extended by Shell in Trinidad. The rig will continue its current drilling program until approximately March of 2019

  9. Area 4 Co-Venture Parties Secure Offtake Commitments For The Rovuma LNG Project
    12/28/2018

    Area 4 co-venture participants have secured liquefied natural gas (LNG) offtake commitments from affiliated buyer entities of the partners, a key milestone enabling the participants to rapidly move toward a final investment decision in 2019 on the first phase of the Rovuma LNG project.

  10. Orbital Gas Systems Secures Purchase Orders For Integration Projects Totaling $3.3M From Single Customer In Fourth Quarter
    12/27/2018

    Orbital Gas Systems (“Orbital”), a wholly-owned Energy subsidiary of CUI Global, Inc., has been awarded purchase orders for integration projects totalling $3.3M from a large Texas-based Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (“EPC”) company during the fourth quarter 2018.