The top two officials in the U.S. Energy Department are now Louisiana natives.Mark Menezes, President Donald Trump’s choice for deputy energy secretary, was confirmed Tuesday by the Senate in a 79-16 vote.Menezes, a Luling native, had most recently served as undersecretary of energy. While in the private sector, he held senior positions at energy companies […]Read more "Another Louisiana native takes a top U.S. energy post – News – Houma Today – Houma, LA"
Join us! We are so excited to cover this event! It’s the first time ever that you can attend #DUGmidcon from any physical location via the internet! Don’t miss this! We just got word that over 500 Oil & Gas Professionals have already registered for the virtual conference! Also, thanks to the fantastic sponsors, Hart […]Read more "The Unconventional Happened | DUG Midcontinent 2020 goes Virtual"
Kyra Buckley ENERGY REPORTERRead more "Independent Upstream Companies Among Hardest Hit In Oil And Gas – Houston Public Media"
President Trump is expected to visit the Permian Basin in West Texas Wednesday and make a stop at the Double Eagle Energy in Midland, the White House announced. During his visit, the president will tour an oil rig and address how the U.S. has become a dominant energy power, from reducing regulation, expediting the approval of […]Read more "Trump to visit oil-rich Permian Basin to visit rig, talk energy | Fox Business"
Texas Oil & Gas Association’s Virtual Energy Summit on July 21, 2020 is now available online. Oil Country Media tuned in live with over 1,000 participants to hear Texas Oil & Natural Gas industry leaders offer insight on the status of the industry. If you missed the live event, make sure to tune in and […]Read more "TXOGA’s Virtual Energy Summit, Powering Forward | Now Online"
WASHINGTON (DTN) — After trading in narrow ranges for most of the session, West Texas Intermediate crude futures on the New York Mercantile Exchange and Brent crude on the Intercontinental Exchange pushed higher late Monday afternoon, buoyed by a free fall in the U.S. dollar and prospects of a new massive stimulus bill set to […]Read more "Crude Futures Range Bound; Demand Recovery Falters | By Liubov Georges , DTN Energy Reporter"
Digital Summit at Home July, was magically able to achieve the same energy of pre-COVID live conferences for marketers during their 3-day online event. The interactive virtual conference gave each attendee a schedule of sessions lead by digital marketing experts and thought leaders. Each registered attendee had the opportunity to pick their stage and session […]Read more "Digital Summit at Home | Everything + more."
From The Daily Caller David Krayden Ottawa Bureau Chief May 16, 2020 1:12 PM ET With oil prices going through the floor as the United States economy … China Poised To Buy Up Texas Oil Amid #Coronavirus SlumpRead more "China Poised To Buy Up Texas Oil Amid #Coronavirus Slump"
The novel coronavirus did not discriminate; it caused economic shutdowns across the globe. And oil and gas companies of all sizes and in all sectors of the industry were impacted by the shutdowns as oil demand plunged and, with it, oil prices. The result is $57 billion in impairments, with 14 companies reporting at least […]Read more "Ernst & Young reviews energy’s status at mid-year | MRT"
Summer NAPE is coming at you via NAPE Network! And they are going to bring it. We can’t wait to experience it. #oilcountrymediaRead more "Summer NAPE via NAPE Network"
NEW YORK (Reuters) — A U.S. District Court on Monday ordered Energy Transfer LP to shut and empty the largest pipeline from the North Dakota shale oil fields within 30 days, in a big win for the Native American tribes who have fought the line’s route across a crucial water supply. Energy Transfer’s 570,000 barrel-per-day […]Read more "U.S. Court Orders Dakota Access Pipeline Shut, Emptied | Pipeline & Gas Journal"
Texans for Natural Gas flies banner thanking all oil and gas essential workers for producing the energy and petroleum products that save lives! Did you know petroleum products are used all throughout healthcare? Well they absolutely are! Texans for Natural Gas, we think this was a great way to let the crews know…. that we […]Read more "Texans for Natural Gas flies banner over Midland-Odessa oilfields thanking oil and gas essential workers."
Energy companies share their actions to address COVID-19 – Midland Reporter Telegram Energy companies were prepared for an activity boom. They were prepared for an activity bust. They were not prepared for a global pandemic that halted economic activity around the world. During the downturn, OTA Compression/OTA Environmental created a series of weekly webinars looking […]Read more "Energy companies share their actions to address COVID-19 – Midland Reporter-Telegram"
The NASPD (National Association of Steel Pipe Distributors) is a national trade association representing the steel pipe and tubular products distribution industry and its related businesses. For over twenty years, the NASPD has provided a forum for pipe distribution companies and industry professionals to come together, learn, network, share concerns and provide thought leadership in […]Read more "R&D Pipe Company | National Association of Steel Pipe Distributors"
Riglynx and Oil Country Media have just confirmed that we will be covering another Digital Summit Series at Home event next month! We are honored for the opportunity to communicate, engage and connect with #DSatHome moderators, speakers and attendees! Marketers! You don’t want to miss this! It is going to be EPIC! Register below & […]Read more "Digital Summit Series at Home | July 14-16"
Massachusetts AG Files Amended Complaint, Drops Claim Featured in Failed New York Attorney General Case — Read on eidclimate.org/massachusetts-ag-files-amended-complaint-drops-claim-featured-in-failed-new-york-attorney-general-case/Read more "Massachusetts AG Files Amended Complaint, Drops Claim Featured in Failed New York Attorney General Case | Energy in Depth"
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Enbridge has produced legally acceptable plans for dealing with a potential spill from oil pipelines that cross a Michigan channel linking two of the Great Lakes,… — Read on apnews.com/494a71d25966b7d0f364b48320b77dbbRead more "Federal court upholds Enbridge’s Great Lakes spill plans | AP News"
The Global Oil Country Tubular Goods Market will grow by USD 13.5 bn during 2020-2024 — Read on http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200610005490/en/COVID-19-Impact-Recovery-Analysis–Oil-Country-TubularRead more "COVID-19 Impact and Recovery Analysis- Oil Country Tubular Goods Market 2020-2024 | Increasing Investments in Upstream Activities to Boost Growth | Technavio | Business Wire"
U.S. Energy Information Administration | EIA: Oil price weakness to affect global upstream activity.Read more "Lower crude oil prices will mean less exploration and development | EIA"
The long-anticipated “now-or-never” moment for debt-heavy US shale oil producers is upon them, with efforts to shore up balance sheets meeting mixed results. US independents’ ability to service their debt has gained top priority, as many, even those with stronger balance sheets, are borrowing more following the collapse in crude prices. Key Permian operator Pioneer […]Read more "Debt takes priority for US upstream independents |Argus Media"
Happening now! This is exciting! More photos to come. THANK YOU Claire Heck from Inside Midland for sharing this in your stories! I sure wish I could be in Midland this morning for the official check presentation ceremony. It was Oil Country Media’s pleasure to help promote The Oilfield Photographer’s Front Porch Permian Campaign benefitting […]Read more "That’s a wrap! | The Oilfield Photographer’s Front Porch Permian Campaign benefitting Oilfield Helping Hands."
US midstream company Energy Transfer is weighing a plan to store crude in idle pipelines as shippers scramble to find available storage. The company is looking for ways to idle two pipelines in Texas by “moving product around” and use them as storage space by mid-May, Energy Transfer told Argus today. The two lines would provide about […]Read more "Energy Transfer weighs crude storage in idle pipelines | Argus Media"
(Bloomberg) — Crude prices in America’s oil capital are getting dangerously close to zero.Buyers bidding for crude in Texas, the birthplace of the shale revolution, are offering as little as $2 a barrel for some oil streams, a precipitous markdown from a month ago. The slumping value of physical barrels — Read on finance.yahoo.com/news/texas-oil-2-barrel-raises-120000398.htmlRead more "Texas Oil at $2 a Barrel Raises Specter of Negative Prices | Bloomberg"
Oil Country Media is honored to join The Front Porch Permian Campaign benefiting Oilfield Helping Hands.Read more "The Oilfield Photographer’s Front Porch Permian Campaign benefiting Oilfield Helping Hands."
Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton invited to OPEC’s June meeting – Houston Chronicle — Read on m.chron.com/business/energy/article/Railroad-Commissioner-Ryan-Sitton-invited-to-15146887.phpRead more "Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton invited to OPEC’s June meeting – Houston Chronicle"
Natural gas is crushing wind and solar power — Why isn’t anyone talking about it? | Fox Business The U.S. Energy Information Administration just announced some spectacular news that should be banner headlines across the country: The price of natural gas has fallen to its lowest February level in 20 years. The data shows that […]Read more "Natural gas is crushing wind and solar power — Why isn’t anyone talking about it? | Fox Business"
Otto Energy CEO Matthew Allen now believes there is potential to significantly improve the “already large gas and condensate accumulation” in the Lightning Field onshore Texas in Matagorda County. — Read on http://www.hartenergy.com/news/hilcorp-energy-flows-gas-texas-gulf-coast-well-186099Read more "Hilcorp Energy Flows Gas From Texas Gulf Coast Well | Hart Energy"
WASHINGTON—The United States on Feb. 18 ramped up pressure on Venezuela by blacklisting a subsidiary of Russian state oil major Rosneft that President Donald Trump’s administration said provides a financial lifeline to President Nicolas Maduro’s government. The U.S. Treasury Department imposed sanctions on Rosneft Trading SA, the Geneva-based trading unit of Rosneft, as Washington targeted […]Read more "US Slaps Sanctions On Russian Oil Firm | Hart Energy"
ExxonMobil Baton Rouge posted on Twitter its fire crew had the blaze contained to the area where it occurred. — Read on http://www.khou.com/mobile/article/news/national/video-fire-erupts-at-exxonmobil-refinery-in-louisiana/285-38136bf6-bbe4-4dab-9648-d3f7fd94e9dcRead more "Video: Fire erupts at ExxonMobil refinery in Louisiana | khou.com"
By 2040, even OPEC, which has long underestimated North American shale, has U.S. crude output going above 17 million b/d. — Read on http://www.rigzone.com/news/north_america_to_lead_new_nonopec_oil_supply-04-feb-2020-160976-article/Read more "North America To Lead New Non-OPEC Oil Supply | Rigzone"
Scientists have said for more than a century that emitting carbon dioxide by burning fossil fuels heats up Earth’s atmosphere. But, until recently, industry representatives and their political allies have avoided acknowledging the link publically. — Read on http://www.houstonpublicmedia.org/articles/news/energy-environment/2020/01/14/357367/texas-biggest-oil-and-gas-industry-group-accepts-role-in-climate-change/Read more "Texas’ Biggest Oil And Gas Industry Group Accepts Role In Climate Change – Houston Public Media"
Oil prices were up about 1% to the highest in more than three months on Thursday, boosted by hopes that the China-U.S. trade fight would soon come to an end and by a report showing lower U.S. crude inventories. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-up-1-at-highest-since-september-on-trade-pact-and-crude-supplies-idUSKBN1YU02MRead more "Oil up 1% at highest since September on trade pact and crude supplies – Reuters"
The oil field services company is seeing reduced activity in its Rockies customers, so 650 people in Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and North Dakota were affected. However, the company is offering the majority of them the option to move to other operating areas where it’s expecting higher demand, according to a company statement. “Making this […]Read more "Halliburton cuts hundreds of jobs in the Rockies – Houston Business Journal"
A deep dive into the nation’s oil and gas reserves and production recently was undertaken by Ernst & Young LLP, looking at reserve disclosure information from 2014 through 2018. That period ranges from the triple-digit prices of early 2014 through the crash to near $30 a barrel in early 2016 and the price recovery since […]Read more "Study details Permian’s role in reserves growth – Midland Reporter-Telegram"
Drones attacked Abqaiq facility in Saudi Arabia and the Khurais oil field run by Saudi Aramco early Saturday morning, the kingdom’s interior ministry said, sparking a massive fire at a crude processing plat essential to global oil supplies. The closure will impact nearly 5 million barrels of crude processing per day, affecting 5 percent of the world’s […]Read more "$100 Oil? Drone Strikes Halt Half Of Saudi Crude Production | OilPrice.com"
U.S. natural gas production continued to increase in August, setting a new daily production record of 92.8 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) on August 19, 2019, according to estimates from IHS Markit. Natural gas production also set a new monthly record in August, averaging more than 91 Bcf/d for the first time. In the […]Read more "U.S. natural gas production reaches a new record despite low prices – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)"
The top Big Oil operators in the Gulf of Mexico said Tuesday they are evacuating workers from most of their deepwater platforms in response to this hurricane season’s first major storm in the area. The potential hurricane, which would be named Barry if it continues to strengthen, is expected to travel westward along the Gulf […]Read more "Big Oil evacuates Gulf platforms as disturbance strengthens – Houston Chronicle"
U.S. natural gas and crude oil production increased last year at the fastest pace ever for a single country. — Read on http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-11/u-s-oil-gas-output-surges-the-most-ever-for-a-single-countryRead more "U.S. Oil, Gas Output Surges the Most Ever for a Single Country – Bloomberg"
The U.S. dropped five oil rigs and gained one gas rig for a net loss of four rigs this week. — Read on http://www.rigzone.com/news/us_drillers_drop_five_rigs-24-may-2019-158915-article/Read more "US Drillers Drop Five Rigs | Rigzone"
Global energy investment steadied at nearly $1.85 trillion (£1.43 trillion) last year after three years of decline, with slowing energy efficiency and renewables spending offset by increases in oil, gas and coal, the International Energy Agency said. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/uk-iea-energy-investment/global-energy-investment-steadies-at-1-85-trillion-after-three-year-fall-iea-idUKKCN1SJ2F8Read more "Global energy investment steadies at $1.85 trillion after three-year fall – IEA – Reuters"
The number of drilled but uncompleted wells in seven key oil and natural gas production regions in the United States has increased over the last two years, reaching a high of 8,504 wells in February 2019, according to well counts in EIA’s Drilling Productivity Report (DPR). The most recent count, at 8,500 wells in March […]Read more "The number of drilled but uncompleted wells in the United States continues to climb – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)"
In a stunning escalation of the two-week-old contest for Anadarko, Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Tuesday disclosed plans to inject $10 billion into Occidental in exchange for preferred stock and warrants. The bombshell landed in the midst of Anadarko board deliberations about whether Occidental — Read on finance.yahoo.com/news/bank-buffett-drops-10-billion-151622861.htmlRead more "Bank of Buffett Drops $10 Billion Bomb Into Anadarko Battle"
Oil export terminal next to proposed Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion gets state’s initial OK – nola.com — Read on http://www.nola.com/environment/2019/04/oil-export-terminal-next-to-proposed-mid-barataria-sediment-diversion-gets-states-initial-ok.htmlRead more "Oil export terminal next to proposed Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion gets state’s initial OK – nola.com"
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Noble Midstream Partners LP, a pipeline operator controlled by U.S. oil and gas exploration and production company Noble Energy Inc, is up for sale, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. The decision to seek to sell Noble Midstream Partners comes at a time when oil and gas companies are […]Read more "Exclusive: Pipeline operator Noble Midstream Partners up for sale – sources – Reuters"
Texas represented nearly 20% of all U.S. exports in the January-February period while California dipped to 11%. — Read on http://www.cnbc.com/2019/04/25/texas-exports-boosted-by-oil-rise-3-times-faster-than-us-increase.htmlRead more "Texas exports, boosted by oil, rise 3 times faster than US increase"
U.S. petroleum product exports set record high in 2018 – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) — Read on http://www.eia.gov/todayinenergy/detail.phpRead more "U.S. petroleum product exports set record high in 2018 – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)"
Halliburton Co sought to convince investors on Monday that weak pricing which has undermined oilfield services providers over four years was on the verge of turning a corner. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/us-halliburton-results/halliburton-sees-signs-of-price-recovery-shares-dip-idUSKCN1RY0Q4Read more "Halliburton sees signs of price recovery, shares dip – Reuters"
The Haynesville Shale in northeastern Texas and Louisiana is producing 10.522 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas this month, effectively breaking its 2011 production record — Read on oilprice.com/Energy/Natural-Gas/This-Legendary-Shale-Basin-Just-Broke-Its-2011-Production-Record.htmlRead more "This Legendary Shale Basin Just Broke Its 2011 Production Record | OilPrice.com"
Enbridge asked US regulators on Tuesday to place in service the remaining facilities on the second phase of its Texas Eastern Appalachian Lease project, an expansion that is designed to increase acces — Read on http://www.spglobal.com/platts/en/market-insights/latest-news/natural-gas/041619-teal-project-second-phase-ready-for-full-in-service-enbridge-tells-regulatorsRead more "TEAL project second phase ready for full in-service, Enbridge tells regulators | S&P Global Platts"
Here’s why Chevron agreed to acquire Anadarko in a deal valued at $50 billion. — Read on http://www.forbes.com/sites/rrapier/2019/04/14/why-chevron-bought-anadarko/Read more "Why Chevron Bought Anadarko"
U.S. crude oil production grew 17% in 2018, surpassing the previous record in 1970 – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) — Read on http://www.eia.gov/todayinenergy/detail.phpRead more "U.S. crude oil production grew 17% in 2018, surpassing the previous record in 1970 – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)"
The U.S. oil and gas industry is praised by supporters for boosting America to the forefront of global production and attacked by critics who blame it for sowing doubt about the scientific… — Read on apnews.com/132936c2afcb4f44bc3eb01f05b9156dRead more "CEO of oil group sees no slowdown in US production"
Oil futures saw choppy trade Wednesday after data showed a larger-than-expected jump in U.S. crude inventories. The Energy Information Administration said crude inventories rose 7.2 million barrels to 449.5 million barrels in the week ended March 29, leaving them at the five-year average. Analysts surveyed by S&P Global Platts had produced a consensus forecast for […]Read more "Oil drifts lower in choppy trade after unexpected jump in U.S. crude inventories – MarketWatch"
Right now Pioneer is offering current employees a severance package to voluntarily leave, but the company expects a number of people will just be let go. — Read on http://www.newswest9.com/2019/04/06/pioneer-natural-resources-make-major-staffing-cuts/Read more "Pioneer Natural Resources to make major staffing cuts"
The total value of oil and gas mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals in the U.S. in the first quarter slumped to its lowest level in ten years as the deals market failed to recover from the oil price and equities slump in Q4 — Read on oilprice.com/Latest-Energy-News/World-News/Value-Of-US-Oil-Gas-MA-Deal-Sinks-To-10-Year-Low-In-Q1.htmlRead more "Value Of U.S. Oil & Gas M&A Deal Sinks To 10-Year Low In Q1 | OilPrice.com"
Innovation, investment and inviting geology have given new life to an oil patch that once seemed spent. The oil field is now the world’s second most productive. MIDLAND, Tex. — In a global collapse of oil prices five years ago, scores of American oil companies went bankrupt. But one field withstood the onslaught, and even […]Read more "How a ‘Monster’ Texas Oil Field Made the U.S. a Star in the World Market – The New York Times"
Texans for Natural Gas The proposed pipeline capacity expected to come online in the Permian Basin over the next three years is vastly greater than the estimated volumes of flared gas, according to a Texans for Natural Gas analysis. Recent media reports have called attention to flaring levels in the Permian as production has increased, with one environmental […]Read more "Market Solution: New Pipeline Capacity Dwarfs Flared Gas Volumes in the Permian"
The number of active drilling rigs plunged by 10 last week led by dips in West Texas and Louisiana. Nine of the losses came from rigs drilling for oil, and two of them were offshore rigs, which factored into the loss for Louisiana, according to weekly figures compiled by the services firm Baker Hughes, a […]Read more "Rig count dips in Texas, Louisiana – HoustonChronicle.com"
Oil and gas jobs led the charge for new energy employment in America during 2018. And the good news is that our shale industry is just getting warmed up. — Read on http://www.forbes.com/sites/judeclemente/2019/03/08/u-s-oil-and-natural-gas-led-for-new-energy-jobs-in-2018/Read more "U.S. Oil And Natural Gas Led For New Energy Jobs in 2018"
Methane could replace steel and all the greenhouse emissions associated with it.Read more "Natural gas has climate change-fighting qualities environmentalists can’t imagine – HoustonChronicle.com"
Oil prices rise as API data reportedly show a surprise decline in U.S. crude supplies – MarketWatch — Read on http://www.marketwatch.com/story/oil-prices-rise-as-api-data-reportedly-show-a-surprise-decline-in-us-crude-supplies-2019-02-26Read more "Oil prices rise as API data reportedly show a surprise decline in U.S. crude supplies – MarketWatch"
Sooner or later, Russia, Saudi Arabia and the other party nations to the OPEC-Plus export limitations agreement are going to exhaust their running room for additional cuts. When that happens, the U.S. shale boom will probably come to a rapid halt. — Read on http://www.forbes.com/sites/davidblackmon/2019/02/22/the-oil-and-gas-situation-is-a-train-wreck-around-the-corner/amp/Read more "The Oil And Gas Situation: Is A Train Wreck Around The Corner?"
Midland led the nation in job growth, with employment in the West Texas county surging by nearly 12 percent — more than seven times the national average, the Labor Department reported Wednesday. — Read on http://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/energy/article/Midland-crushes-nation-in-creating-new-jobs-13632304.phpRead more "Midland crushes nation in creating new jobs – HoustonChronicle.com"
Tunable technology improves operational efficiency in the Eagle Ford A case study performed in the Eagle Ford has proven that tunable technology can help achieve greater efficiency gains in developing unconventional reservoirs. January 2019 /// Vol 240 No. 1 Special Focus Jeff Long, Dan Fu, Christine De Sario, BJ Services As the development of unconventional reservoirs […]Read more "Tunable technology improves operational efficiency in the Eagle Ford"
Alaska has been in a recession for the better part of three years, and the state’s unemployment rate is the highest in the nation right now at 6.3 percent. Many sectors of the economy have been shedding jobs, but there are some signs that the losses are slowing. The state’s Department of Labor and Workforce Development released […]Read more "December jobs report shows modest growth in Alaska’s oil and gas industry"
Futures climbed 3.3 percent in New York to cap the third straight weekly increase. Bloomberg News reported China proposed a six-year shopping binge for American goods, diminishing concerns about a brake on economic growth. Meanwhile, U.S. factory output expanded by the most in 10 months and the International — Read on finance.yahoo.com/news/oil-set-longest-weekly-rally-083509289.htmlRead more "Oil Hits 2-Month High as China Truce Signals Brighter Outlook"
The utility’s equipment had been found to be responsible for many of the wildfires that killed scores in Northern California in 2017 and 2018. — Read on http://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/14/business/energy-environment/pge-bankruptcy-california.htmlRead more "PG&E Plans Bankruptcy Filing Over Deadly California Fires – The New York Times"
EIA projects that U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) export capacity will reach 8.9 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) by the end of 2019, making it the third largest in the world behind Australia and Qatar. Currently, U.S. LNG export capacity stands at 3.6 Bcf/d, and it is expected to end the year at 4.9 […]Read more "U.S. liquefied natural gas export capacity to more than double by the end of 2019 – Today in Energy – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)"
U.S. natural gas exports to Mexico hit a new record amid sagging production south of the border. Mexico imported about 6 billion cubic feet of natural per day from the United States in August, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported late Thursday afternoon. — Read on m.chron.com/business/energy/article/U-S-natural-gas-exports-to-Mexico-hit-new-record-13432621.phpRead more "U.S. natural gas exports to Mexico hit new record – Houston Chronicle"
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The company that wants to build the Keystone XL pipeline is asking a judge to change his order blocking the project to allow pre-construction work to continue, such as purchasing materials and finalizing contracts. Attorneys for the company will argue in a Wednesday telephone conference that U.S. District Judge Brian Morris […]Read more "Keystone XL pipeline builder asks judge to allow some work"
The United States could become a net exporter of petroleum in less than five years, the first time the country would achieve such a feat since at least 1949, according to a new report. The shift from importer to exporter is driven by the surge in U.S. oil production that has followed the unlocking of […]Read more "U.S. could become net exporter of petroleum by 2022 – ExpressNews.com"
Leading House Democrats, weeks away from taking over the majority in the lower chamber, are demanding records and information from the Trump administration’s rollbacks of numerous climate change policies at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA — Read on thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/417615-house-dems-probe-trumps-climate-rollbacksRead more "House Dems demand records on Trump’s climate rollbacks | TheHill"
HOUSTON (Reuters) – More than a dozen top U.S. energy companies have pledged $100 million toward easing stresses on health care, education and civic infrastructure from the shale oil and gas boom in West Texas and New Mexico, the group said on Sunday. Chevron, EOG Resources, Exxon Mobil and Royal Dutch Shell are among 17 […]Read more "Exclusive: U.S. shale firms offer $100 million to aid Texas, New Mexico | Reuters"
If OPEC thought the 26 percent drop in oil prices since October might rein in U.S. shale production like the last sharp drop did four years ago, it might have to think again. U.S. shale firms are more profitable than ever after a strong third quarter, according to a Reuters analysis of results for 32 […]Read more "U.S. shale surge boosts industry finances, puts deals in spotlight | Reuters"
Some of the biggest pipeline operators in the United States have supercharged earnings this year by buying deeply discounted shale in West Texas oilfields and selling it at a premium at Gulf Coast ports. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/usa-crude-pipelines/u-s-pipeline-operators-reap-hefty-profits-from-bottlenecks-in-texas-idUSL2N1XI2E3Read more "U.S. pipeline operators reap hefty profits from bottlenecks in Texas | Reuters"
(Reuters) – Enbridge Inc (ENB.TO) said on Friday its $1.6 billion Valley Crossing natural gas pipeline from Texas to Mexico entered service on Oct. 31. The 165-mile (266-km) Valley Crossing project is designed to carry up to 2.6 billion cubic feet per day (bcfd) of gas from Texas to help Mexico meet growing demand for […]Read more "Enbridge puts Tex-Mex Valley Crossing natgas pipe into service | Reuters"
On Friday, Secretary of Energy and former Texas Governor Rick Perry traveled to San Antonio to participate in the Shale-a-Thon, the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the completion of the first successful horizontal oil well into the Eagle Ford Shale formation. That first well, drilled by Petrohawk Energy (later acquired by BHP Billiton), was announced on […]Read more "Happy 10th Anniversary To The Eagle Ford Shale | Forbes"
Episode 76 – Permian turns focus to pipeline capacity | Amber Voithofer with PetroValues Follow Petrovalues #petrovalues Twitter: Twitter.com/petrovalues Instagram: @petrovalues Facebook: Facebook.com/petrovalues Blog: blog.petrovalues.com Website: petrovalues.com Amber Voithofer, P.E., Account Executive at Petrovalues was a guest on the Texas Oil & Gas Podcast with Ryan Ray on September 7, 2018. Amber is a Professional Petroleum […]Read more "Episode 76 – Permian turns focus to pipeline capacity | Amber Voithofer with PetroValues"
20 Hole Golf & Sporting Clay Event – There will be companies of all sizes looking to hire and give advice to Veterans looking to work in lucrative oilfield industry. Donations will be made to the Veteran Success Resource Group, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing professional and personal resources for Veterans and their […]Read more "20 Hole Golf & Sporting Clay Event : Texas Oil Group"
Josh Shelton and Ryan Ray from the Texas Oil and Gas Podcast have a chat with Greg Purvis with Texas Oil Group on getting US Veterans to work in the Oil and Gas industry Ryan- Greg glad to have you on the show, how’s it going? Greg- Hey, appreciate it, doing well thank you very […]Read more "Recap: Getting Veterans Jobs in the Oil and Gas Industry | OutPut By Rig Lynx – OutPut"
Hart Energy’s DUG Permian was a packed event catering to operators and oil and gas professionals focused on the “Super Basin”.Read more "DUG Permian Basin – Where Business Meets Opportunity"
Ryan Ray – Listen in to popular podcasts and radio shows from around the world or start your own… — Read on http://www.spreaker.com/user/ryanraysr/texas-oil-and-gas-podcast-episode-72Read more "Episode 72 – TIPRO wants tariffs removed | Trent Jacobs Digital Editor at Society of Petroleum Engineers International | Texas Oil and Gas Podcast | Spreaker"
Pipe: It Touches Everything “Instead of being focused on the drilling side, we’re very much focused on the production side,” says Ron Underwood, president and founder of R&D Pipe. – Permian Oil & Gas MagazineRead more "Pipe: It Touches Everything"
Episode 42 – First Friday Q&A | R&D Pipe Company — Read on http://www.spreaker.com/user/ryanraysr/texas-oil-and-gas-42Read more "Episode 42 – First Friday Q&A | R&D Pipe Company | Texas Oil and Gas Podcast"
The first DUG Executive conference was held in Houston, Texas at the Hilton’s of America on February 26, 2018. This conference was an intimate networking opportunity for Oil and Gas professionals. You don’t want to miss Hart Energy’s keynote speakers that offer elite industry insight with relatable takeaways. The intimate nature of this event offered […]Read more "DUG Executive 2018"
Catch Texas Oil and Gas Podcast Episode 48 with guest Sergio Chapa from The San Antonio Business Journal – Texas Oil and Gas Podcast with Josh Shelton and Ryan Ray. #oilcountrymediaRead more "A look back at NAPE | TOGP Episode 48 w/ Sergio Chapa"
Photos of NAPE Summit 2018 on Feb. 9 in Houston
NAPE Summit Week concluded with a final day of networking, presentations – Amy Lach
Over 12,275 attendees and 700 exhibitors gathered on the exhibit floor.
NAPE Summit Photos – Feb. 8 | Amy Lach
Oilfield Helping Hands Live with Oil Country Media and Texas Oil and Gas Podcast.Read more "Annual OHH Pistol Shoot | Live with Oil Country Media and Texas Oil and Gas Podcast."
2018 NAPE Summit –
Over 12,000 oil and gas industry professionals anticipated to attend the annual week-long event. Amy Lach – (on behalf of NAPE)
Oil is going crazy today after Goldman Sachs hiked its forecast by a third to $80 — Financial PostRead more "Oil is going crazy today after Goldman Sachs hiked its forecast by a third to $80 — Financial Post"
OHH is holding the 4th Annual Pistol Shoot on Friday, January 26, 2018, at Shooters Station Arms 13748 Hwy 105 West Conroe, TX 77304. | Oil Country MediaRead more "OILFIELD HELPING HANDS | OIL COUNTRY MEDIA "
Oil Country Media at Splendora Pipe Services
Splendora Pipe Services offers a multiple of services for your tubular products.
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Tianjin Pipe (Group) Corporation (TPCO) has been supplying seamless steel pipe to major international oil and gas companies for two decades. #oilcountrymediaRead more "TPCO America Corp | Oil Country Media"
This week on the Texas Oil and Gas Podcast we have a special guest Jimmy Fortuna join us. Jimmy is the Senior Vice President for Products with Drillinginfo. Drillinginfo is leveraging Big Data to pursue higher efficiency for Oil and Gas Producers. They also just acquired a Pattern Recognition Technology toward the end of 2018. […]Read more "Texas Oil and Gas Podcast with Jimmy Fortuna from Drillinginfo | Oil Country Media"
NAPE Summit Week 2018 | Oil Country Media #wheredealshappen
The North American Prospect Expo is celebrating 25 years of influencing the Oil and Gas Industry at NAPE Summit Week 2018. Oil Country Media is pleased to say we will be there.Read more "NAPE Summit Week 2018 | Oil Country Media"
Episode 42 is out the door!
This week’s guest is talking #octg! Texas Oil and Gas Podcast with Ryan Ray.
Meet: Ron Underwood, President of R&D Pipe Company. #oilcountrymedia
Oil Country Media is heading to DUG Executive 2018
One. Big. Day.
February 26, 2018
Hilton of the Americas
Josh Shelton & Ryan Ray
Episode 41 – Sergio Chapa recaps the top Texas producers for 2017.
Global Energy Media |Texas Oil and Gas Podcast |Oil Country Media
Oil Country Media at the Stellar Pipe Stammtish Toys for Tots Toy Drive.Read more "STELLAR STAMMTISCH TOYS FOR TOTS DRIVE | OIL COUNTRY MEDIA"
Global Energy Media has hired Oil Country Media for an energy-based podcast with social media integration. #oilcountrymediaRead more "Global Energy Media | #oilcountrymedia "
Oil Country Media joined over 1,700 oil and gas professionals for Hart Energy’s Executive Oil Conference.Read more "Hart Energy’s Executive Oil Conference | #oilcountrymedia "
NASPD 2017 Education Courses #oilcountrymediaRead more "NASPD 2017 Education Courses | #oilcountrymedia "
Nationally recognized journalist, and NASPD Speaker, Jim Mele, Editor Emeritus, Fleet Owner, “Trucking Today & Tomorrow” went live with #kristenoctg.Read more "Jim Mele, “Trucking Today & Tomorrow” with #kristenoctg | Oil Country Media"
We will see you Nov. 6-7 at the Horseshoe Arena and Pavilion in Midland, Texas, for Hart Energy’ Executive Oil Conference. #EOC #oilcountrymedia #kristenoctgRead more "#OilCountryMedia | Hart Energy’s annual Executive Oil Conference #EOC"
#NorthAmericanInterpipe dinner tonight. Guest of honor is Yuliya Ednak in from the #Ukraine
R&D Pipe Company with #northamericaninterpipeRead more "North American Interpipe Dinner | Polonia Restaurant "
National Association of Steel Pipe Distributors #NASPD 2017 Fall Conference October 19 – October 20 JW Marriott Austin 110 E 2nd St. Austin, TX 78701 Speaker Presentations: – Kim Leppold, Metal Bulletin Research, “State of the Steel Industry and the Effect on Tube and Pipe Markets” – Jim Mele, Editor Emeritus, Fleet Owner, “Trucking […]Read more "NASPD – 2017 Fall Conference | #kristenoctg #texasoil tubular goods "
R&D Pipe Company exhibits at The Roseland West Texas Oil & Gas Convention, October 17-18, 2017 at the Horseshoe Pavilion in Midland, Texas. #TalkTexasOilRead more "Roseland #WTX Oil & Gas Convention with R&D Pipe Company "
Let’s Talk Oil Country Tubular Goods with R&D Pipe Company at the Stellar Pipe Stammtisch! #oilcountrymediaRead more " R&D Pipe Company | Stellar Stammtisch"
R&D Pipe Comany attends the Hart Energy DUG Mid-continent STACK & SCOOP Conference at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on September 19-21, 2017. Read more "R&D Pipe Company at #DUGMidcon | #OCTG "
Meet Len Vermillion, Group Managing Editor, Digital News Group, Hart Energy | Talk Texas Oil #DUGMidconRead more "Len Vermillion, Group Managing Editor, Digital News Group, Hart Energy at #DUGMidcon "
HAHOTO | R&D PIPE CompanyRead more "HAHOTO XXX | R&D Pipe Company"
R&D Pipe Company visits Interpipe NIKO Tube – Nikopol, UkraineRead more "R&D Pipe Company visits Interpipe NIKO Tube – Nikopol, Ukraine | #OCTG "
Catch Beau McKay and Talk Texas Oil on The Jacki Daily Show from the #WTxEC E³ SUMMIT in Abilene, TX on July 19th. The Jacki Daily Show Green Energy Poverty (Kish); Coverage of the E3 Energy Summit-STEM Jobs & EducationRead more "R&D Pipe Company on The Jacki Daily Show"
Episode 16 – Talk Texas Oil and the E3 Summit #talktexasoil | Texas Oil and Gas PodcastRead more "Episode 16 – Talk Texas Oil and the E3 Summit | Texas Oil and Gas Podcast"
Talk Texas Oil: A team of oil & gas industry insiders #talktexasoil with social influencers, media experts, business owners, social networks & organizations invested in the future of Texas energy.Read more "Talk Texas Oil and Gas at Permian Enterprises "
Chris Holcomb | Permian Enterprises at Southwestern Petroleum Short Course | #talktexasoilRead more "Southwestern Petroleum Short Course | #talktexasoil "
R & D Pipe Company at the 28th Annual Gulf Coast Oilmen’s Golf Classic in Galveston, Texas.Read more "Shriner’s Hospital for Children Gulf Coast Oilmen’s Golf Classic"
R&D Pipe Company is participating in the Lafayette #Oilman’s’ Golf Tournament. Go Team!Read more "R&D Pipe Company at The Lafayette Oilman’s Golf Tournament "
R & D Pipe Company attended the Offshore Technology Conference #oilcountrymediaRead more "#OTC2017 | Offshore Technology Conference | #oilcountrymedia "
Talk Texas Oil and Gas Facts #TalkTexasOilRead more "Texas Oil & Gas Facts | #octg "
R&D Pipe Company sponsors the Young Professionals of Lagcoe Invitational Golf Tournament at Koasati Pines Golf Course.Read more "THE YOUNG PROFESSIONALS OF LAGCOE INVITATIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT | R&D PIPE COMPANY "
The Jacki Daily show is joined by Dr. Scott Tinker, Director of the Bureau of Economic Geology …… and Kristen Cartmill of R&D Pipe CompanyRead more "The Jacki Daily Show: #TALKTEXASOIL: Trump on Energy: Texas Energy Day (Cartmill/Smith) #kristenoctg"
2017 Haynesville Shale Golf Classic Network the two busiest drilling and production plays in Louisiana. Meet Beau McKay R&D Pipe Company Louisiana District Sales Representative Monday April 10th, 2017 Southern Trace Country Club Shreveport, LARead more "R&D Pipe Company at 2017 Haynesville Shale Golf Classic | #octg "
“It is no secret that the oil and gas industry has an image problem,” said Jacki Pick of the National Center for Policy Analysis and the Jacki Daily Show…..Read more "Oil and gas industry has an image problem, Tyler Area Energy Summit speakers agree. | #talktexasoil "
Hundreds of Texans, 25+ Organizations Convene for First-Ever Texas Energy Day
Texas Oil & Natural Gas Technology, Innovation and Pride on Display at Capitol
R&D Pipe Company at TPCO AmericaRead more "TPCO America: R&D Pipe Company Inventory "
Texas Oil and Gas Association invites you to register for Texas Energy Day at The Capitol. Come, engage, influence and discuss national energy concerns with new proposed Federal regulations on oil and gas producing states. #kristenoctgRead more "Texas Energy Day | Oil and Gas Fields #oilandgas "
Every day is Hard Hat Day for #OilCountry.Read more "Every day is Hard Hat Day for Oil Country | #OCTG "
Breaking the Gas Ceiling™: Women in the Offshore ♀il & Gas Industry Rebecca Ponton, a freelance writer and is currently self-employed as a petroleum landman.Read more " Breaking the Gas Ceiling™: Women in the Offshore ♀il & Gas Industry by Rebecca Ponton"
The Eagle Ford Shale play provides both oil and gas producing wells. Texas leads the nation in crude oil and natural gas production. #oilcountrymedia #kristenoctgRead more "Shale Revolution: As Clear as Night and Day "
EIA’s recently released Annual Energy Outlook 2017 (AEO2017) Reference case projects that U.S. tight oil production will increase to more than 6 million barrels per day (b/d) in the coming decade, making up most of total U.S. oil productionRead more "Tight oil expected to make up most of U.S. oil production increase through 2040"
Follow #rdpipeco on facebook.Read more "Facebook Like Us"
Texas Energy Day highlights the necessity of investing in the future and in the culture of the industry. Texas energy is deeply connected to oil country, being the #1 producers of oil and natural gas.Read more "It’s Fracking #TXEnergyDay Ya’ll! "
The Mary Jane Hamilton Con Dios Foundation was created in 2004. Its mission is to do good works for Texas youth in honor and memory of Mary Jane Hamilton. Currently the foundation funds five $1,500 awards annually and purchases steers and poultry at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. – #kristenoctgRead more "MARY J. HAMILTON CON DIOS FOUNDATION EIGHTH ANNUAL CHILI COOK-OFF"
Superior Pipe Threading Services – Authorized Licensee for the Metal One SuperMax and GeoConn series connectionsRead more "DOWNHOLE THREADING SERVICES"
The Tianjin-Texas Investment | TPCO America Gregory, Texas.Read more "TPCO America Corporation | Gregory, Texas USA – Project Introduction"
R&D Pipe Company was a sponsor for the 11th Annual Oilfield Helping Hands golf tournament at Blackhorse Golf Club in Houston, Texas on Monday, August 29, 2016. Ron Underwood, President of R&D Pipe Company said, “The tournament was a blast. I want to give a big thank you to the team, Jay Underwood, Vice […]Read more "11th Annual Oilfield Helping Hands Golf Tournament 2016"
R&D Pipe Company at Permian Enterprises, 1505 IPC application. http://wp.me/p60ko0-bX
Renewable energy and natural gas have a much more symbiotic and productive relationship than is generally acknowledged by the average person, according to IHS Markit, one of the largest data-analytics companies and the host of the internationally acclaimed CERAWeek Energy Conference. The natural gas and renewables sectors share a common goal: to supply the world’s […]Read more "Natural Gas and Renewables: Friends, NOT Foes | Energy In Depth"
The Trump administration will allow the existing Keystone pipeline to carry more oil-sands crude into the Midwest and U.S. Gulf Coast while the conduit’s decade-old expansion project faces renewed legal hurdles. A White House permit issued Wednesday raises the cross-border shipping limit for the TC Energy Corp. line to 760,000 barrels a day, from 590,000 […]Read more "Trump lets Keystone line ship more oil with expansion stalled – BNN Bloomberg"