Items Tagged with 'hurricane'


Gordon Forces Shut Ins, Evacuations in Eastern GOM

About 156,907 b/d (9.23%) of oil production and 232 MMcf/d (9.06%) of natural gas output had been shut in by midday Tuesday in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as operators prepared to face Tropical Storm Gordon, a likely Category 1 hurricane before it was to make landfall by Tuesday night. Read More

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