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    Venoco Inc.

    Venoco, Inc. is an independent energy company primarily engaged in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation and development of oil and natural gas properties.

    News, Products and Stock Info

    Venoco hires VP, corporate development

    12/02/2010

    Edward McLaughlin will join Venoco Inc. (NYSE: VQ) as vice president of corporate development.

    BNK Petroleum hires Nelson as VP, CFO

    03/05/2010

    US based oil and gas exploration and production company BNK Petroleum Inc. has hired Warren Nelson to serve in the company’s Camarillo office as vice president.

    Petroflow enters Hunton Production acquisition

    02/11/2009 Petroflow Energy Ltd. has entered into a Letter Of Intent with a third party to acquire additional producing oil and gas assets in Oklahoma. The company has completed an internal valuation of the n...

    UTS Energy rejects 'inadequate' offer by Total

    02/11/2009 The board of Canadian oil sands company UTS Energy Corp.'s has unanimously recommended that shareholders reject Total E&P Canada Ltd.'s unsolicited offer to acquire UTS.

    Valero makes $477M winning bid for VeraSun

    02/11/2009 San Antonio, Tex.-based Valero Energy Corp. holds the highest bid to buy ethanol plants from VeraSun Energy Corp. The $477 bid has been accepted by the bankruptcy court overseeing the assets' auction.

    Energy Navigator opens Denver office

    02/11/2009 Energy Navigator, a provider of software solutions for the oil and gas industry, has expanded its operations and added an office in Denver, CO. The move will help Energy Navigator to supply US oil ...

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    OGJ150

    Gulfport Energy names Gaydosik CFO

    Jul 10, 2014 Gulfport Energy Corp. has appointed Aaron Gaydosik to serve as CFO. Most recently, Gaydosik served as vice president of finance at Kodiak Oil &...

    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 ...

    OGFJ100P

    LLOG makes deepwater Gulf of Mexico discovery

    Oct 23, 2014 Covington, LA-based LLOG Exploration and its partner, Ridgewood Energy, drilled a successful exploration test at the Mississippi Canyon 79 “Otis” p...

    Vantage Energy files for $400M IPO

    Jul 8, 2014

    Vantage Energy Inc., a privately-held oil and gas company, plans to raise approximately $400 million in an IPO. 

    Rock Oil increases capital commitment, adds to management

    Jun 10, 2014 Wells Fargo Energy Capital and BNP Paribas have made investments and capital commitments to Rock Oil Holdings LLC. In addition, Rock Oil has named ...

    AEPB acquires Permian leasehold for $2.5B

    Jun 9, 2014 American Energy – Permian Basin LLC, an affiliate of American Energy Partners LP, has signed an agreement to acquire approximately 63,000 net acres...

    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...

    Oil & Gas Companies

    ZaZa Energy updates on East Texas Lower Cretaceous operations

    ZaZa Energy Corp. has provided information on 30-day production results from its East Texas Colburn #3H horizontal well in Walker County, Texas, and the proposal of two new Buda-Rose vertical wells in its vicinity. 

    Ensco to cut onshore personnel by 15%

    On Feb. 17, Ensco plc began a workforce-reduction process, designed to reduce its onshore workforce by 15%, according to the Houston Business Journal.

    Statoil, partners submit development plan for Johan Sverdrup

    Statoil and its partners have submitted the plan for development and operation for Johan Sverdrup, Phase 1, to the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.

    Statoil, partners complete two-well program in Krafla area of North Sea

    Operator Statoil has, together with its PL035 partners, completed a two-well program in the Krafla area in the North Sea. The Krafla area is located 25 kilometers southwest of Oseberg South in the North Sea.

    Inpex begins production from Nasr field offshore Abu Dhabi

    Inpex Corp., through its wholly owned subsidiary, Japan Oil Development Co. Ltd. (JODCO), has begun oil production from the Nasr oil field offshore Abu Dhabi, UAE.

    Petrobras finds oil at Basilisco well in Campos Basin

    Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) has discovered new oil accumulations in concession BM-C-35 (exploratory block C-M-535), located in the Campos Basin post-salt layer offshore Brazil.

    Petrobras discovers more oil in Sergipe Basin offshore Brazil

    Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) has confirmed the extension of its recent light oil and gas discovery by drilling the third extension well in the ultra-deepwater Farfan area of the Sergipe Basin offshore Brazil.