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Noble Energy

Latest Noble Energy News

Stover tapped to succeed Davidson as Noble Energy CEO

Charles D. Davidson, chairman and CEO of Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE: NBL), plans to retire May 1, 2015. He will leave the board of directors at that time.

Woodside delays signing of Leviathan field deal

Woodside Petroleum Ltd. has delayed signing a landmark agreement to take up to a $2.7 billion stake in Israel's Leviathan gas field, Reuters reported, but the company said it was in talks to overcome the remaining issues.

Noble Energy to sell majority stake in Chinese oil field

Noble Energy Inc. is planning to sell its majority stake in the Chengdaoxi oil field off northeastern China, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Noble to sell Tamar gas to multiple customers in Jordan

Noble Energy Inc. has signed a gas sales agreement between NBL Eastern Mediterranean Marketing Ltd., the Arab Potash Co., and the Jordan Bromine Co. 

Noble Energy signs MoU regarding Leviathan partnership

Noble Energy Inc. has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding regarding the sale of interest in the Leviathan licenses, offshore Israel, to Woodside Petroleum.

Noble reports new Gulf, Mediterranean discoveries

Noble Energy Inc. has reported discoveries at the Dantzler exploration well in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico and at the Tamar Southwest exploration well offshore Israel. 

Noble Energy reports on drilling offshore Nicaragua

Noble Energy Inc. has reported results from the Paraiso-1 exploration well, located in the Tyra Bank concession area offshore Nicaragua.

Noble Energy confirms deepwater oil at Gunflint in GoM

The second Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE: NBL) appraisal well at the Gunflint field in the Gulf of Mexico has found 109 ft (33 m) of net oil pay.

OGJ 150

Revenue, net income show small increases in 4Q2012

May 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal grew in the final...

Helix completes sale of oil and gas business

Feb 6, 2013 Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc.has closed the previously announced sale of Energy Resource Technology GOM Inc. (ERT), the company’s oil and gas s...

Revenue, net income drop sharply in 3Q12

Feb 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal continued their d...

WPX Energy makes natural gas discovery in Niobrara formation

Jan 23, 2013 Tulsa, OK-based oil and gas exploration and production company WPX Energy said January 22 that a recent Niobrara gas discovery in western Colorado ...

Helix to divest oil and gas subsidiary to grow well intervention business

Dec 13, 2012 International offshore energy company Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc. has agreed to sell its oil and gas subsidiary to privately-held upstream oi...

OGFJ 100P

FourPoint raises $1B in capital, partners with EnerVest in Anadarko Basin

Jan 31, 2014 FourPoint Energy LLC has acquired certain producing and undeveloped oil and gas properties and related midstream assets in the Western Anadarko Bas...

OGFJ100P company update

Jul 11, 2013 Independent research firm IHS Herold Inc. has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our periodic ranking of US-based private E&P compa...

Maverick Brothers Energy gets $35M in equity capital from Post Oak Energy

Apr 8, 2013 Post Oak Energy Capital LP, through investment partnerships it manages, has commitment of $35 million in equity capital to privately held explorati...

Midstates Petroleum to acquire Anadarko Basin assets from Panther Energy

Apr 4, 2013

OGFJ100P company update

Jan 1, 2013 Independent research firm IHS Herold Inc. has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our periodic ranking of US-based private E&P compa...

Oil & Gas Companies

WestSide prepares for Meridian gas field expansion

WestSide Corp. Ltd. reports that, as operator of the Meridian gas fields near Moura in Queensland’s southern Bowen Basin in Australia,  the first phase of the field’s expansion is on track to start within a month, when drilling begins on the ...

Shell reports Malaysia deepwater gas discovery

Shell has announced an exploration discovery offshore Malaysia. The successful Rosmari-1 well is located 135 kilometers offshore in Block SK318, and was drilled to a total depth of 2,123 meters.

Cunningham Energy plans ‘Dragon’s Breath’ horizontal well program

Cunningham Energy LLC is planning three additional new shallow horizontal oil wells to be drilled in Clay County, West Virginia, from the “Dragon’s Breath” pad, with specified measured depths ranging from 4,750 feet to 5,200 feet.

L&L Energy to voluntarily delist from NASDAQ

L&L Energy Inc., a US-based company with energy (coal) operations in China, has notified NASDAQ Stock Market LLC of its intention to voluntarily delist its common stock (LLEN) from the NASDAQ.

Weatherford to move headquarters to Ireland

Weatherford International Ltd. has made plans to move its corporate headquarters from Switzerland to Ireland, after the Swiss government handed investors authority to rein in top-level executive pay.

Cantex Energy announces new president, headquarters

Cantex Energy Corp. reports that its board of directors has hired Paul Henley as CEO and president. Additionally, the company’s corporate headquarters will be moved to Dallas, Texas.

Weatherford to cut back Venezuela operations

This year, Weatherford International Ltd. plans to reduce its operations in Venezuela, while expanding its operations in Russia, according to Reuters.