Merger

Plains All American, Oryx Tie-Up Designed to Boost Permian Connectivity, Reliability

Plains All American, Oryx Tie-Up Designed to Boost Permian Connectivity, Reliability

Focused on enhancing interconnectivity and efficiency, Permian Basin operators Plains All American Pipeline LP and Oryx Midstream Holdings LLC have agreed to merge in a transaction that would bring together 5,500 miles of oil and liquids pipeline systems. The joint venture (JV) would include all of Oryx’s Permian assets. With the exception of a Plains…

July 14, 2021
Bonanza, Extraction Combo Seeking to Become Colorado’s First Oil, Natural Gas Net-Zero Producer

Bonanza, Extraction Combo Seeking to Become Colorado’s First Oil, Natural Gas Net-Zero Producer

Setting up to be Colorado’s largest pure-play, Bonanza Creek Energy Inc. and Extraction Oil & Gas Inc. have agreed to merge in an all-stock transaction valued at around $2.6 billion. The combined exploration and production (E&P) company, to be called Civitas Resources Inc., would operate across roughly 425,000 net acres in the Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin.…

May 10, 2021
Enerplus Builds Bakken Stronghold with Takeover of Pure-Play Bruin E&P

Enerplus Builds Bakken Stronghold with Takeover of Pure-Play Bruin E&P

Canadian producer Enerplus Corp. has gained more exposure in North Dakota’s Bakken Shale with a $465 million takeover of Houston-based Bruin E&P HoldCo LLC. The deal announced Monday for the North Dakota assets of the Bakken pure-play is forecast to propel a 20% production jump for Calgary-based Enerplus to a combined 103,500-108,500 boe/d.  The acquired…

January 26, 2021
Devon Completes Permian-Fueled WPX Takeover

Devon Completes Permian-Fueled WPX Takeover

Devon Energy Corp. has completed its all-stock merger of Lower 48 rival WPX Energy Inc., giving the independent an even bigger toehold in the Permian Basin’s Delaware formation. The combined company, operating under the Devon moniker, would continue to be headquartered in Oklahoma City. The takeover of WPX was announced in September.  The transaction gives…

January 8, 2021
Canada’s Cenovus, Husky Cite Synergies in Merger Worth C$23.6B

Canada’s Cenovus, Husky Cite Synergies in Merger Worth C$23.6B

Cenovus Energy Inc. announced Sunday it would take over Canadian oil and gas rival Husky Energy Inc., combining two of the country’s top producers, in a share swap valued at C$3.8 billion ($2.85 billion). Total estimated value of the transaction, including debt, is C$23.6 billion ($17.7 billion). The run rate synergies achieved by the corporate…

October 26, 2020
Pioneer Natural, Parsley Combination Brings Sheffield Leverage

Pioneer Natural, Parsley Combination Brings Sheffield Leverage

Pioneer Natural Resources Co. struck a deal valued at $7.6 billion including debt late Tuesday to join forces with rival Parsley Energy Inc. in the second big Permian Basin tie-up this week. The combined company would hold substantial sway in the Permian, with an estimated 930,000 net acres and with no federal leases. At the…

October 21, 2020
Chevron Completes Noble Energy Acquisition

Chevron Completes Noble Energy Acquisition

Chevron Corp. said Monday that it has completed its acquisition of Noble Energy Inc. after Noble’s shareholders approved the transaction last week. Chevron in July clinched a definitive agreement in an all-stock transaction worth $5 billion that carried a total enterprise value, including debt, of $13 billion. The transaction, which at the time valued Noble…

October 5, 2020
Devon, WPX in $12B ‘Merger of Equals,’ Combining Permian, Multi-Basin Portfolios in Lower 48

Devon, WPX in $12B ‘Merger of Equals,’ Combining Permian, Multi-Basin Portfolios in Lower 48

Lower 48 giants Devon Energy Corp. and WPX Energy Inc. said Monday they are tying up in an all-stock transaction valued at $12 billion including debt to create operations dominated by a 400,000 net acre Permian Basin leasehold. The two Oklahoma-based independents said the company, still branded as Devon, would create a “merger of equals”…

September 28, 2020
Virtual Natural Gas Pipeliner to Provide Supply, Services to U.S. Market

Virtual Natural Gas Pipeliner to Provide Supply, Services to U.S. Market

Two Texas-based operators have joined forces to create a virtual pipeline business designed to move compressed and liquefied natural gas (LNG) to customers nationwide. Sapphire Gas Solutions was created by Dallas-based BP Energy Partners (BPEP) affiliate Blue Roads Solutions and Thigpen Solutions, which is based near Houston in Conroe. Sapphire is to provide gas and…

July 1, 2020
Permian’s Parsley, Jagged Peak to Tie Up in $2.27B Merger

Permian’s Parsley, Jagged Peak to Tie Up in $2.27B Merger

Permian Basin explorer Parsley Energy Inc. on Monday agreed to buy private equity-backed Jagged Peak Energy Inc. in an all-stock transaction valued at $2.27 billion.

October 14, 2019
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