Bakken Exclusives

SM Energy Transitions to Pure-Play Texas Company With $292 Million Asset Sales

The asset sales include the divestiture of about 119,400 net acres in Divide County, N.D., marking the Denver-based oil and gas producer's exit from the Williston Basin.

frac sand, engineered proppant, U.S. shale

A new suite of proprietary engineered proppant is headed to commercialization in 2018. Will it be enough to capture new share versus sand?

With a well test underway, one independent energy company works to decipher the Bakken’s EOR secrets.

Bakken Gross Acreage

CompanyNet Acreage
Crescent Point Energy1,000,000
DeeThree Exploration200,000
ARC Resources179,200
LGX Oil + Gas167,838
All Top Acreage Holders
CompanyNet Acreage
Continental Resources1,074,000
Whiting Petroleum667,668
Hess Corp.609,000
All Top Acreage Holders