Energy Capital Conference
April 17-18, 2017
Austin, Texas
Omni Barton Creek
Register Hosted By
Oil and Gas InvestorUnconventional Oil & Gas Center
Featured Sponsors
EnCap InvestmentsCohn ReznickHolland ServicesDrillingInfoEDFNetherland, Sewell & Associates (NSAI)Stratas Advisors
Prudential Capital GroupRaymond JamesLantana Energy AdvisorsLime Rock PartnersLeggette, Brashears & Graham

Executives Pack the 9th Annual Energy Capital Conference

This March, 300+ attendees converged in Austin, Texas for Oil and Gas Investor's 9th annual Energy Capital Conference. Executives from E&P companies, financial institutions and private equity firms spent two days networking, strategizing and hearing from some of the industry's top experts.

Themed "The Push and Pull of Money," the conference featured over a dozen c-suite executive speakers and industry leaders who have successfully led and advised companies through past downturns. Attendees had the opportunity to explore opportunities for accessing capital, balance sheet management strategies, restructuring options, M&A activity and more.

Preceding the event, attendees engaged in small group discussions during a golf tournament on the Fazio Foothills Course. Following the tournament, attendees and speakers gathered for an welcome dinner featuring entertainment by longtime CBS commentator, former PGA Tour golfer and bestselling author, Gary McCord.

Oil and Gas Investor's Annual Excellence Awards were also handed out at the conference. Winners included:

  • Executive of the Year: Harold Hamm, Chairman and CEO, Continental Resources Inc.
  • M&A Deal of the Year: WPX Energy
  • Financing of the Year: Blue Whale Energy North America

 

The conference may be over, but the conversation isn't. Find out what other attendees and speakers are saying about the Energy Capital Conference on Storify. We would love to hear about your experience too! Here's what we've heard so far about the state of the industry – find out if you agree – Part One & Part Two.

Be sure to save the date for the 10th annual Energy Capital Conference, April 17-18, 2017 in Austin, TX.

News

Rimrock Resource Partners Buys 24,500 Net Acres In The Scoop
Rimrock Resource Partners LLC closed a $150 million acquisition of Scoop assets in the Midcontinent—a region bubbling with A&D activity despite the downturn, the company said July 28.The acquisition covers about 24,500 net leasehold acres, 100% HBP, in Oklahoma’s Scoop Play. The acreage is located mainly in the Golden Trend, which is primarily in Garvin, McClain and Grady counties, Okla., in the Anadarko Basin. The seller was not disclosed.The acquired assets also include production of about 2,100 barrels of oil equivalent per day and 3,100 net mineral acres. The Midcontinent saw six deals of at least $100 million in second-quarter 2016.

Shell, Phillips Boost Shares In Explorer Pipeline
Two midstream majors said on July 25 that they would increase their equity interests in Tulsa, Okla.-based Explorer Pipeline Co.Shell Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: SHLX) will purchase a 2.62% share of Explorer in a transaction that expands its refined products line. The interest will be divested by Shell Pipeline Co. LP, which retains a 35.97% interest in Explorer.Phillips 66 Partners LP (NYSE: PSXP) also agreed to acquire an additional 2.5% equity interest in Explorer, increasing its total to about 22%. Phillips said in a statement that the acquisition is expected to be immediately accretive to unitholders and funded with cash and borrowings under its revolving credit facility.