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'Sexual Playthings': Anadarko's Denver Office Has #MeToo Moment
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 A letter to Anadarko by a former female employee describes a toxic culture in the satellite office, where 550 of the company's 4,700 employees work, and where she said sexual harassment wasn't punished.

Chevron Expands Elite Group with Anadarko Deal
Friday, April 12, 2019 Rystad Energy expects Chevron will eclipse ExxonMobil in Permian production.

Colorado Drillers Face Harsher Energy Law
Wednesday, April 03, 2019 Colorado's legislature passed a sweeping overhaul of the state's oil and natural gas laws, giving local governments more power to regulate drilling in one of the nation's top crude-producing regions.

Anadarko Names Former EVP, CFO as New President
Friday, November 16, 2018 Anadarko names Bob Gwin as the company's president.

Anadarko to Sell Delaware and DJ Midstream Assets
Thursday, November 08, 2018 Under the $4.015 billion deal, Anadarko will receive $2.0075 billion in cash and the balance in new Western Gas equity.

US Energy Operations Begin Recovering After Tropical Storm Gordon
Wednesday, September 05, 2018 Energy companies and port operators along the US Gulf Coast took steps to resume operations after Tropical Storm Gordon.

Storm Gordon Halts Some Energy Production In US Gulf
Tuesday, September 04, 2018 Tropical Storm Gordon has shut 9.23% of daily crude oil production in the US Gulf of Mexico.

BLOG: The Good Deeds of Oil, Gas
Thursday, August 09, 2018 Rigzone celebrates some recent good deeds of oil, gas companies.

Shale Companies Sink On Investor Disappointment, Hedging Losses
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 Shares of US oil producers dropped sharply after several companies posted weaker-than-expected results.

Anadarko Expects Final Decision On Mozambique LNG Export Project In 2019
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Anadarko expects to make a final investment decision in the first half of 2019 on whether to build the first LNG export terminal in Mozambique.

Source: Anadarko Staff Under Lock-Down In Mozambique After Attacks
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Anadarko has placed staff working on a LNG plant in northern Mozambique under 'lock-down.'

Centrica, Tokyo Gas Join Anadarko's Mozambique LNG Project as Buyers
Friday, June 15, 2018 Centrica and Tokyo Gas have signed a non-binding agreement to buy liquefied natural gas from Anadarko Petroleum's Mozambique project, a move that will bring the US company closer to a final decision on the development.

Oil, Gas Leaders Warn Trump He Risks Harming Their Industry
Friday, March 16, 2018 The meeting came a week after Trump decided to slap a 25 percent levy on steel imports

Shale Producers Urge FERC To Deny White Cliffs Oil Pipeline's Fee Request
Friday, February 23, 2018 Top shale oil producers asked a US regulator this week to reject White Cliffs pipeline's application.

Mozambique Approves Anadarko's $20 Billion Natural Gas Plan
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 Mozambique's council of ministers approved the development plan for Anadarko's LNG project.

Anadarko Raises Dividend Payout, Share Buyback Program
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 Anadarko says it increased its quarterly dividend and also raises its share buyback program.

Canadian Offshore Oil Interest Grows As Pipeline Woes Sink Alberta Prices
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 Canada's offshore oil industry is drawing rising investment interest.

4 Ways Agile Sourcing Can Lead Enterprises to Success
Friday, November 10, 2017 Rapidly changing business and market conditions can send the supply chain into a tailspin and turn managing it effectively into a nightmare task.

Gadfly: Anadarko Woke Up, and It Really Smells the Coffee
Wednesday, November 01, 2017 Five bucks: The price of a fancy cup of coffee had a subtle, but important, role on Anadarko's earnings call.

No More Free Lunch Is the Big Change Under Way in the Oil Market
Monday, October 09, 2017 For years, investors have played Popeye to the energy industry's Wimpy.

Anadarko To Spend $2.5B On Massive Share Buyback
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Anadarko says it would spend $2.5 billion to buy back its own stock.

Harvey Could Become First Hurricane to Strike Texas Since 2008
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 Harvey has already spurred one refiner to start shutting down a plant and forced workers to be evacuated from Gulf of Mexico platforms.

Anadarko Becomes First US Oil Producer To Slash 2017 CAPEX
Monday, July 24, 2017 Anadarko Petroleum posts a larger-than-expected quarterly loss and said it would cut its 2017 capital budget.

Blast Backlash Hangs Over Drillers as 'Fractivists' Seek Limits
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Two months after a Colorado home exploded near an Anadarko well, the reverberations are still rattling the oil industry, driving down driller shares and raising fears of a regulatory backlash.

Colorado Oil Tank Fire Kills One, Injures Three
Friday, May 26, 2017 A blaze engulfed a Colorado oil tank battery on Thursday, killing one worker and injuring three, authorities said.

Anadarko Petroleum Posts Bigger-Than-Expected Loss As Costs Rise
Tuesday, May 02, 2017 Anadarko reports a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss.

Anadarko Shares Fall After Colorado Blast Prompts Well Closings
Thursday, April 27, 2017 Anadarko drops the most since August after the oil and natural gas explorer said it will shut more than 3,000 Colorado wells as part of an investigation into a deadly house explosion.

Oil, Gas CEOs Optimistic about Future of E&P in North America
Friday, March 10, 2017 Oil and gas CEOs Harold Hamm, Jeff Ventura and Al Walker are ready to ramp up US exploration and production activity and hope the industry is equipped.

Anadarko Expects Oil Sales Volumes To Rise 25%
Tuesday, March 07, 2017 Anadarko Petroleum says it expects a 25% rise in oil sales volumes in 2017.

Anadarko and Freeport-McMoRan Cut Jobs in Texas
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Two energy companies will be laying off employees due to sales of their assets.

Anadarko Posts Bigger-Than-Expected Quarterly Loss
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Anadarko reports a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss as cost cuts failed to offset the impact of weak oil prices.

Anadarko To Sell Certain Marcellus Assets For $1.24B
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 Anadarko Petroleum says it will sell certain natural gas assets in the Marcellus shale for about $1.24 billion.

Mozambique Approves Changes To LNG Contracts With Anadarko, Eni
Wednesday, December 07, 2016 Mozambique's cabinet has approved changes to liquefied natural gas (LNG) contracts with U.S. oil major Anadarko and Italy's Eni.

More Company Climate Votes Ahead, As Trump May Loosen Energy Rules
Friday, November 25, 2016 Activist shareholders plan a record number of resolutions focused on climate change at U.S. company annual meetings in 2017, even as President-elect Trump looks set to loosen environmental regulations.

US Shale Firms Go Back To Work Buoyed By OPEC Deal, Trump Victory
Monday, November 14, 2016 US shale producers are redeploying cash, rigs and workers, cautiously confident the energy sector has turned a corner after Donald Trump's election victory and OPEC's recent output curb pledge.

Anadarko to Focus on Three Ds in E&P Investment
Wednesday, November 02, 2016 Anadarko officials believe that its future will be driven primarily by investment in oil assets in the Delaware and DJ basins and the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

Anadarko Petroleum Posts Bigger-Than-Expected Loss
Monday, October 31, 2016 Anadarko reports a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss, hurt by lower crude prices.

Relief Arrives For US Shale Firms As OPEC Folds In Price Battle
Thursday, September 29, 2016 It was a moment U.S. shale oil producers have been waiting on for more than two years: OPEC nations finally agreed to cut production in a move that lifted low prices ravaging their budgets.

Timing of $2B Anadarko-Freeport Deal Makes GOM Assets a Bargain
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 Morgan Stanley analysts say deepwater Gulf of Mexico assets that Anadarko bought in August could've been priced at a $5 billion valuation if the market had more time to recover.

Anadarko Goes Deeper in GOM with $2B Deal
Monday, September 12, 2016 Anadarko Petroleum announces $2 billion acquisition in the Gulf of Mexico from Freeport McMoran Inc.

Oil, Gas Companies Evacuate GOM Staff Ahead of Tropical Depression
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Several oil and gas companies operating in the Gulf of Mexico have taken precautionary measures ahead of Tropical Depression Nine.

Colorado Drillers Dodge $10 Billion-a-Year Threat to Output
Monday, August 29, 2016 Oil and gas explorers from Anadarko Petroleum to Synergy Resources have escaped a vote in Colorado that would've limited drilling and threatened to halt about $10 billion worth of production a year.

Tullow Starts TEN Production Offshore Ghana
Thursday, August 18, 2016 Tullow Oil plc flows first oil from the TEN field offshore Ghana, on time and on budget, 3 years after the Plan of Development was approved by the Government of Ghana in May 2013.

Anadarko Appraisal Extends Shenandoah Field Boundary
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Anadarko's successful appraisal well extends the eastern boundary of the Shenandoah field in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

CNR Puts Off Planned Ivory Coast Investment Over Low Oil Prices
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Canadian Natural Resources is postponing $300-400 million in planned investment on its Ivory Coast offshore blocks pending a rebound in crude prices, its general manager in the West African nation says.

Algeria Oil And Gas Output On The Rise
Sunday, June 26, 2016 Algeria's oil and gas output is moving back to growth after years of stagnation.

Petroplan Chief: Thousands of Jobs Heading to Mozambique
Tuesday, June 07, 2016 An employment boom is anticipated in Mozambique during the next four years, says Petroplan CEO Andrew Speers.

Oil Industry Maintains Country Club Culture During Downturn
Monday, May 23, 2016 Horizontal shales deep under the earth's surface are important to an energy company's balance sheet, but so is what happens above the grass line - especially if that grass is owned by an exclusive Texas country club.

OTC 2016: Deepwater Projects Delayed as Low Oil Prices Linger
Wednesday, May 04, 2016 E&P companies will continue to delay new deepwater projects in favor of less costly options as low oil prices linger.

Big Oil's `Rock Star' in Congress Runs Rig Tours for Support
Monday, April 18, 2016 Congressman Steve Scalise is one of the oil industry's busiest tour guides in Congress.