Technology Exclusives

Tom Jorden, Cimarex, EnerCom, lateral spacing, Permian, Stack, OPEC, Denbury

The company’s infill wells in the Permian Basin have in some cases surpassed original horizontals, as the company crowds its laterals closer together without well-to-well interference.

Anadarko, Al Walker, Sean Gourley, Primer, artificial intelligence, machine learning, technology, oil and gas

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has put artificial intelligence on its agenda as the oil industry seeks to learn more from the tech world.


Technology “has been the common denominator” that has powered the oil and gas industry to its current status in the world’s economy and will be vital for its future, according to the president of ExxonMobil’s XTO Energy Inc. unit.