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Kosmos Energy Appoints New Exploration Head Share your comments
Tuesday, April 13, 2021Kosmos Energy (NYSE, LSE: KOS) has announced that Tim Nicholson has been promoted to Kosmos Energy Senior Vice President and Head of Exploration.

Texas Regulator Issues Nearly 800 Drilling Permits Share your comments
Tuesday, April 13, 2021The Railroad Commission of Texas issued 798 original drilling permits in March 2021.

BP Strikes Oil Offshore Louisiana Share your comments
Tuesday, April 13, 2021BP on Tuesday reported an oil discovery on Green Canyon Block 821.

Baker Hughes USA Rig Count Rises Share your comments
Saturday, April 10, 2021The USA oil rig count held steady.

Baker Hughes Shows More Oil Rigs Share your comments
Saturday, April 03, 2021The U.S. rotary rig count increased by 13 this week, Baker Hughes Co. reported.

Baker Hughes Reports More USA Oil Rigs Share your comments
Saturday, March 27, 2021Baker Hughes reported the total number of rotary drilling rigs operating in the United States grew by six this week.

DUC Backlog is Rapidly Shrinking Share your comments
Friday, March 26, 2021It's a signal producers are ready to put drilling crews back to work.

Borr Drilling Adds to Backlog Share your comments
Thursday, March 25, 2021A set of new deals could translate into US$48 million over 590 days.

Poll Shows Uptick in Shale Costs Share your comments
Thursday, March 25, 2021Explorers in the U.S. shale patch are starting to see signs of higher costs, according to a Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas poll.

States Sue Biden Admin Over Leasing Ban Share your comments
Wednesday, March 24, 2021Biden's executive order is an "aggressive, reckless abuse of Presidential power," said Louisiana's attorney general.

Deadline Looms for Mexico Oilfield Development Talks Share your comments
Wednesday, March 24, 2021Talks between Pemex and a group of foreign companies over how to develop the giant Zama oil field may miss a deadline.

E&P Aims to Ease Mexico's Reliance on Texas Gas Share your comments
Tuesday, March 23, 2021An upstart driller in Mexico is developing prospects south of the Texas border.

BHP Awards Mexico Subsea Project Share your comments
Tuesday, March 23, 2021The FEED contract covers the SURF scope for the Trion development.

Vantage Drilling to Operate Seadrill Rigs Share your comments
Monday, March 22, 2021Units of Vantage will manage, operate, and market four Seadrill deepwater floaters.

Baker Hughes USA Rig Count Swings to Gain Share your comments
Saturday, March 20, 2021The USA rig count returned to a growth mode this week.

New Private Firm Likely to Keep Stake in Mexico Oilfield Share your comments
Thursday, March 18, 2021A new company soon to be created by Chrysaor Holdings Ltd and Premier Oil Plc will likely retain its stake in the giant Zama oil development.

Shale Producers Find Themselves in Unusual Position Share your comments
Tuesday, March 16, 2021They do not appear to be rushing to start another boom.

Pemex Offshore Discovery Could Hold 1B Barrels Share your comments
Monday, March 15, 2021Pemex's CEO called it a "gigantic field."

Baker Hughes Rig Count Shows USA Dip Share your comments
Saturday, March 13, 2021The combined rig count for the USA and Canada declined by 26 this week.

What Could the Biden Order Mean for the Permian and State Waters? Share your comments
Tuesday, March 09, 2021Informed observers offer insights on how changes in federal oil and gas leasing could affect activity in the Permian Basin, state waters, and elsewhere.

Biden Admin Launches Oil and Gas Leasing Study Share your comments
Tuesday, March 09, 2021The review could chart the future of U.S. energy development for decades to come.

Baker Hughes Rig Count Shows Slight USA Gain Share your comments
Saturday, March 06, 2021The U.S. rotary rig count increased by one this week.

Saudis Bet Against Return of USA Shale Glory Days Share your comments
Friday, March 05, 2021Saudi Arabia just made a high-stakes wager against "drill, baby, drill."

Drilling Uptick Bolsters Steel CEO Confidence Share your comments
Wednesday, March 03, 2021One steelmaker says pipe inventories are dropping and energy companies are placing more orders as rig counts perk up.

Baker Hughes Count Shows 400+ USA Rigs Share your comments
Saturday, February 27, 2021Baker Hughes reported the total number of rotary drilling rigs operating in the United States crossed the 400-mark this week.

Offshore Bill Would Give States More Say in Oil and Gas Leasing Share your comments
Friday, February 26, 2021The bipartisan bill would give coastal state governors a bigger role in opening offshore oil and gas development.

Baker Hughes US Rig Count Holds Steady Share your comments
Saturday, February 20, 2021The number of rotary drilling rigs operating in the US remained flat this week, Baker Hughes reported Friday.

Transocean Wins Drilling Contracts Share your comments
Wednesday, February 17, 2021Transocean has garnered several new drilling contracts and contract extensions during the past quarter.

Court Blocks ConocoPhillips Alaska Project Construction Share your comments
Monday, February 15, 2021The decision means continued delays during the already brief seasonal construction window in the harsh climate of northern Alaska.

Baker Hughes Count Shows 10 More Rigs Share your comments
Saturday, February 13, 2021The combined rig count for the US and Canada increased by 10 this week.

Transocean Deploys Drill Floor Safety Tech Share your comments
Friday, February 12, 2021The safety system is operating on the Deepwater Conqueror. PHOTO SOURCE: Transocean

Shale Rig Provider Adopts New Pricing Model Share your comments
Thursday, February 11, 2021Helmerich & Payne is pushing a new pricing model as speedier drilling cuts into contractors' revenue.

BPC Looks Beyond The Bahamas for 2021 Share your comments
Tuesday, February 09, 2021Bahamas Petroleum's Perseverance #1 well encountered non-commercial volumes of oil.

Baker Hughes Shows More US Rigs Share your comments
Saturday, February 06, 2021Baker Hughes reported the total number of rotary drilling rigs operating in the United States grew by eight this week.

How Much Did the Texas Upstream Contract in 2020? Share your comments
Tuesday, February 02, 2021A Texas Alliance of Energy Producers oil and gas gauge shows how much the state's upstream oil and gas economy contracted last year.

Baker Hughes Shows More Oil Rigs Share your comments
Saturday, January 30, 2021Oil rig counts increased in the US and Canada this week.

What Does Efrac Need to Flourish? Share your comments
Thursday, January 28, 2021Three individuals well-versed in the hydraulic fracturing sector offer insights about making electric grid-powered fracing more commonplace.

Biden Ban Could Hit Deepwater GOM Hardest Share your comments
Thursday, January 28, 2021Will it be the death knell for the deepwater Gulf of Mexico?

Biden Admin Issues 30+ Drilling Permits Share your comments
Wednesday, January 27, 2021The Biden administration has issued at least 31 new drilling permits authorizing operations on federal land and coastal waters.

SpaceX Eyes Gas Wells Near South Texas Launchpad Share your comments
Monday, January 25, 2021SpaceX plans to drill wells close to its Boca Chica launchpad, it was revealed during a Friday hearing before the Railroad Commission of Texas.

Baker Hughes Reveals 16 More Rigs Share your comments
Saturday, January 23, 2021The total number of rotary drilling rigs operating in the US and Canada increased by 16 this week, Baker Hughes reported Friday.

Baker Hughes US Rig Tally Hits 373 Share your comments
Saturday, January 16, 2021Baker Hughes reported the total number of rotary drilling rigs operating in the United States increased by 13 week.

Stena Drilling Fleet to Deploy Analytics and Reporting Tech Share your comments
Thursday, January 14, 2021The deal follows six-month trials on the Stena Spey, above, and Stena Carron. PHOTO SOURCE: IDS

Halliburton Claims Electric Frac First Share your comments
Thursday, January 14, 2021This photo shows an electric frac job underway at a Cimarex Energy well pad in the Permian Basin of West Texas. PHOTO SOURCE: Halliburton

Key Wells to Watch in 2021 Share your comments
Tuesday, January 12, 2021Westwood Global Energy Group has highlighted 20 key wells to watch this year in a new insight piece posted on the company's website.

Baker Hughes Reveals 67 Additional Rigs Share your comments
Saturday, January 09, 2021The number of rotary drilling rigs operating in the US and Canada rose by 67 this week, Baker Hughes reported Friday.

Arctic Lease Sale Takes In $14.4MM Share your comments
Thursday, January 07, 2021Majors steered clear of the sale.

BLM Finalizes Alaska Activity Plan Share your comments
Wednesday, January 06, 2021The Bureau of Land Management announced earlier this week that it has finalized a new Integrated Activity Plan for the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska.

Baker Hughes Posts Gain in US Rig Count Share your comments
Wednesday, December 30, 2020The number of rotary drilling rigs operating in the US increased this week, according to Baker Hughes.

Oil Rig Tally for US Ends Year at Lowest Level Since 2005 Share your comments
Wednesday, December 30, 2020Although the US rig count has recovered since August, it remains far below where it began 2020.

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