Daily Archives: September 29, 2016

Rowland selected as Swift Energy chairman

Rate this article Marcus C. Rowland has been chosen by Swift Energy Co., Houston, to serve as its chairman effective Sept. 26. He succeeds acting Chairman Pete Kirchof. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General Interest

Energy Hunter opens Houston office, makes appointments

Rate this article Energy Hunter Resources Inc., Dallas, has appointed H.C. Ferguson as executive vice-president of exploration and development, Brian G. Burgher as senior vice-president of land, and Jason Wilson as manager of geology. The three veterans of Magnum Hunter Resources Corp.’s Eagle Ford shale operations will be based in Energy Hunter’s recently opened divisional…

BP’s Bight drilling plan approval delayed again

Rate this article Australia’s offshore oil and gas regulator National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) has asked BP PLC to supply more information about its plans to drill the Stromlo-1 wildcat in the Great Australian Bight offshore South Australia. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal –…

BOEM issues draft PEIS with stronger G&G protective measures for gulf

Rate this article The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management released a draft programmatic environmental impact statement (PEIS), which recommends stronger protections for marine mammals and environments in the Gulf of Mexico from potential impacts from oil and gas geophysical surveys. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General…

OPEC agrees to consider production cuts

Rate this article Ministers of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries have agreed to consider trimming aggregate member production by as much as 740,000 b/d in response to a halving over the past 2 years in the price of crude oil. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General…