Eagle Ford Shale

Senate Energy, Commerce Chairmen Demand Oil Transport Investigation

A recent series of explosions and accidents involving crude oil trains "demands an investigation and review of our current safety practices and regulations," said a pair of powerful U.S. Senators. Thursday the pair called on the Department of Transportation (DOT) and Department of Energy (DOE) "to quickly resolve issues with the transportation of crude oil." Read More

Aurora Projects 47% Eagle Ford Growth in 2014

Australia’s Aurora Oil & Gas Ltd., which is focused on the Eagle Ford Shale, said it projects production will grow about 47% in 2014, as it spends $455-495 million on capital expenditures (capex) and launches its largest non-operated well development program. Read More

Calumet Beefing Up Refinery with Eagle Ford Link

Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP unit Calumet San Antonio Refining LLC has contracted with TexStar Midstream Logistics LP for TexStar to construct, own and operate a 30,000 b/d crude oil pipeline system to carry Eagle Ford crude oil to Calumet's San Antonio, TX, refinery. Read More