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Oil, liquids-rich shales dominate capital spending budgets for 2012

Mar 5, 2012

Capital expenditures for all oil and gas projects in North America will increase modestly this year, according to Oil & Gas Journal's annual spending outlook.

FOCUS: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS: More companies investing in Duvernay liquids potential

Nov 5, 2012 Canada's Duvernay shale play is gaining the attention of more investors, including ExxonMobil Corp., which recently announced plans to acquire Celtic Exploration Ltd. in a move that will give Exxon...

FOCUS: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS: Industry awaits permission to explore South Africa's Karoo shale gas

Jan 7, 2013 With the lifting of a ban on hydraulic fracturing, oil and gas companies hope the South African government will authorize natural gas development in the Karoo basin, which awaits actual exploration...

Capital spending in US, Canada to rise led by pipeline investment boom

Mar 4, 2013 Led by an investment boom in pipeline construction, capital expenditures for oil and gas projects in the US will increase 10% to $348 billion in 2013, following a 7% increase in spending last year.

FOCUS: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS — Montney, Duvernay will be key to Canada shale oil, gas growth

Apr 1, 2013 The oil and gas industry continues working to develop unconventional plays in British Columbia and Alberta, particularly oil and liquids with an emphasis toward the Duvernay and Montney in the West...

FOCUS: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS: EIA-ARI issues update of world assessment of shale oil, shale gas

Jul 1, 2013 Countries outside the US and Canada have vast quantities of hydrocarbons yet to be tapped from shale formations, said a June assessment released by the US Energy Information Administration, which c...

Barnett at DFW provides lessons on shale gas projects at US airports

Aug 5, 2013 US airfield owners are lured by attractive signing bonuses to lease their shale acreage. But shale operators cannot always fulfill their promises to drill, and the Dallas-Fort Worth Barnett shale f...

OGJ150 earnings down as US production climbs

Sep 2, 2013 The dramatic slide of US natural gas and natural gas liquids prices, large differential between West Texas Intermediate and Brent prices, weak energy demand growth, and increased capital and operat...

OGJ100 group posts higher 2012 output, lower earnings

Sep 2, 2013 The latest compilation of the top 100 oil and gas producers outside the US reported much weaker financial results for 2012, as a result of a weak economy, higher costs, and sluggish energy prices.

New development expected to arrest European offshore decline

Aug 4, 2014

After playing a pivotal role in the European economy for decades, offshore hydrocarbon production has declined steeply in recent years and is struggling to arrest the dive.

Oil, liquids-rich shales dominate capital spending budgets for 2012

Mar 5, 2012

Capital expenditures for all oil and gas projects in North America will increase modestly this year, according to Oil & Gas Journal's annual spending outlook.

FOCUS: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS: More companies investing in Duvernay liquids potential

Nov 5, 2012 Canada's Duvernay shale play is gaining the attention of more investors, including ExxonMobil Corp., which recently announced plans to acquire Celtic Exploration Ltd. in a move that will give Exxon...

FOCUS: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS: Industry awaits permission to explore South Africa's Karoo shale gas

Jan 7, 2013 With the lifting of a ban on hydraulic fracturing, oil and gas companies hope the South African government will authorize natural gas development in the Karoo basin, which awaits actual exploration...

Capital spending in US, Canada to rise led by pipeline investment boom

Mar 4, 2013 Led by an investment boom in pipeline construction, capital expenditures for oil and gas projects in the US will increase 10% to $348 billion in 2013, following a 7% increase in spending last year.

FOCUS: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS — Montney, Duvernay will be key to Canada shale oil, gas growth

Apr 1, 2013 The oil and gas industry continues working to develop unconventional plays in British Columbia and Alberta, particularly oil and liquids with an emphasis toward the Duvernay and Montney in the West...

FOCUS: UNCONVENTIONAL OIL & GAS: EIA-ARI issues update of world assessment of shale oil, shale gas

Jul 1, 2013 Countries outside the US and Canada have vast quantities of hydrocarbons yet to be tapped from shale formations, said a June assessment released by the US Energy Information Administration, which c...

Barnett at DFW provides lessons on shale gas projects at US airports

Aug 5, 2013 US airfield owners are lured by attractive signing bonuses to lease their shale acreage. But shale operators cannot always fulfill their promises to drill, and the Dallas-Fort Worth Barnett shale f...

OGJ150 earnings down as US production climbs

Sep 2, 2013 The dramatic slide of US natural gas and natural gas liquids prices, large differential between West Texas Intermediate and Brent prices, weak energy demand growth, and increased capital and operat...

OGJ100 group posts higher 2012 output, lower earnings

Sep 2, 2013 The latest compilation of the top 100 oil and gas producers outside the US reported much weaker financial results for 2012, as a result of a weak economy, higher costs, and sluggish energy prices.

New development expected to arrest European offshore decline

Aug 4, 2014

After playing a pivotal role in the European economy for decades, offshore hydrocarbon production has declined steeply in recent years and is struggling to arrest the dive.

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Large Capacity Natural Gas Pipeline located in South Texas Eagle Ford Shale Area. Growing company is currently seeking qualified candidates for IMMEDIATE OPENINGS: Gas Pipeline Compressor Station Operator, Gas Pipeline Compressor Station I&E Technician, Gas Pipeline Compressor Station Maintenance Technician.

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Large Capacity Natural Gas Pipeline located in South Texas Eagle Ford Shale Area. Growing company is currently seeking qualified candidates for IMM...

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