Callon-Carrizo merger overcomes obstacles, meets shareholder approval
The drama surrounding Callon Petroleum Co.'s $3.2 billion acquisition of Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. has come to a close with the Dec. 20 approval of the merger by Carrizo shareholders.
Pembina closes acquisition of Kinder Morgan Canada, part of Cochin line
Pembina Pipeline Corp. closed its previously announced acquisition of Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. and the U.S. portion of the Cochin pipeline system for C$4.35 billion.
Dominion completes sale of 25% stake in Cove Point for $2.1B
Dominion Energy Inc. on Dec. 20 said it completed the sale of a 25% noncontrolling equity stake in its Cove Point LNG facility in Maryland to Brookfield Asset Management Inc. affiliate Brookfield Super-Core Infrastructure Partners LP for about $2.1 billion.
Tallgrass agrees to take-private deal with Blackstone infrastructure arm
Tallgrass Energy LP has agreed to sell all its shares to affiliates of The Blackstone Group Inc.'s infrastructure arm Blackstone Infrastructure Partners and other buyers for $22.45 per share.
Aramco unit completes US$1.2B acquisition of 17% stake in Hyundai Oilbank
Saudi Arabian Oil Co. closed the previously announced US$1.2 billion acquisition of a 17% minority stake in Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings unit Hyundai Oilbank Co. Ltd.
Devon Energy to divest Barnett Shale assets for $770M
Rounding out its goal to become a U.S. oil growth business, Devon Energy Corp. agreed to sell its assets in the Barnett Shale to an affiliate of Kalnin Ventures LLC's investment vehicle BKV Oil & Gas Capital Partners LP for $770 million.
GCM Grosvenor to buy 49.9%% stake in Appalachian Basin energy terminal
Asset manager GCM Grosvenor signed a definitive agreement to acquire a 49.9% equity stake in the Long Ridge multimodal energy terminal from investment firm and project developer Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors LLC.
Chevron unit to acquire Puma Energy subsidiary in Australia for A$425M
Chevron Corp. subsidiary Chevron Australia Downstream Pty. Ltd. entered into a conditional share sale agreement with Puma Energy Asia Pacific B. V. to acquire all equity interests of Puma Energy (Australia) Holdings Pty. Ltd. for A$425 million.
Waterbridge expands Permian Basin position with water asset buys
Augmenting its asset position in the Permian Basin, WaterBridge Resources LLC acquired more infrastructure in the area from private equity-backed companies, Bloomberg reported Dec. 17, citing people familiar with the matter.
Denbury Resources sells 50% working interest in Texas oil fields for $50M
Denbury Resources Inc. entered into an agreement with a Navitas Petroleum LP subsidiary to divest 50% of its working interest in four oil fields in southeast Texas for $50 million and a carried interest in 10 wells, which will be drilled by Navitas.
Petrobras starts binding phase for Gabriel Passos refinery sale
Petróleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras started the binding phase for the sale of the Gabriel Passos refinery in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, along with its logistical assets.
Riviera Resources inks deal to sell East Texas properties for $34M
Riviera Resources Inc. entered into an agreement to sell its interest in properties in the Personville field in East Texas to an unnamed buyer for $34 million.
Gulfport Energy to sell noncore Okla. water assets, Utica Shale interests
Gulfport Energy Corp. agreed to sell its water infrastructure assets across its SCOOP position to Oklahoma-based water service provider Bison Oilfield Services LLC, according to a Dec. 19 release.
Oilfield services provider Apergy signs deal to merge with Ecolab upstream unit
Oilfield services provider Apergy Corp. will merge with the upstream energy business of specialty chemical company Ecolab Inc. subsidiary Nalco Champion LLC.
Sinopec, EIG bid for Petrobras refinery in Brazil
China Petroleum & Chemical Corp., or Sinopec, and private equity firm EIG Global Energy Partners have made non-binding offers to acquire the 166,000-barrel-per-day Gabriel Passos Refinery located in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, Reuters reported Dec. 17, citing three people with knowledge of the matter.
Petrobras starts binding phase to sell 15 blocks in Sergipe-Alagoas Basin
State-owned oil company Petrobras, began the binding phase to divest 15 onshore exploratory blocks located in Brazil's Sergipe-Alagoas Basin, according to a Dec. 17 securities filing.
OMV subsidiary to acquire 30% stake in deepwater Black Sea block
OMV AG unit OMV Petrom SA signed a contract to acquire OMV Offshore Bulgaria GmbH's 30% interest in the deepwater offshore Han Asparuh exploration block in the western part of the Black Sea, according to a Dec. 17 filing with the London Stock Exchange.
Total-led consortium bags extension for Block 17 license offshore Angola
A TOTAL SA-led consortium signed an agreement with Angola's National Oil, Gas and Biofuels Agency and state-owned Sonangol EP to extend all of their production licenses for Block 17 offshore Angola until 2045, according to a Dec. 16 news release.