Niobrara/Denver-Julesburg Basin

Hurricanes Mar Anadarko Output, but ‘Three D’ Onshore Strategy Shines

An unusually active hurricane season and volatile commodity prices bit into Anadarko Petroleum Corp.’s oil and gas sales volumes during the third quarter, but double-digit production gains from its three Ds -- deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM), Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin and the Permian Basin’s Delaware -- proved their mettle, CEO Al Walker said Wednesday. Read More

Whiting Petroleum Keeps Focus on Bakken, DJ Plays

Following the sale of substantial assets on the North Dakota Fort Berthold Reservation, Denver-based Whiting Petroleum Corp. is keeping its focus on the Bakken while growing its assets in Colorado's Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin and collectively maintaining 126,000 boe/d production next year, according to CEO Jim Volker. Read More